ISCN 2016

Iscn 2016

The 10th annual ISCN 2016 Conference hosted by the University of Siena will focus on leadership for a sustainable future and delve into discussions on:

  • Managing a changing planet
  • Managing societal change
  • University-Private sector collaborations for a sustainable future
  • Food sustainability at the micro and macro level
  • Higher education’s contribution to actionable Sustainable Development Goals

Similar to previous years, ISCN 2016 will include a half-day pre-conference and the main conference will span 2.5 days and include thought-provoking plenary sessions, hands-on working group sessions, and intimate parallel sessions. Participants will enjoy ample networking opportunities to galvanize relationships.

For more info please visit ISCN 2016

Meeting of Chairs of Mediterranean SDSN Regional and National Networks in NY


In the context of the 7th Annual SDSN Leadership Council Meeting, the Co-Chairs and Managers  of SDSN Regional and National Networks in the Mediterranean Region (Angelo Riccaboni from SDSN Mediterranean, Levent Kurnaz from SDSN Turkey, Miguel Angel Moratinos and Teresa Ribera from SDSN Spain/REDS and Phoebe Koundouri, that will co-chair the  upcoming SDSN Greece) met to exchange views on the future collaboration strategy of regional and national SDSNs in the MED area.

In particular, the meeting focused on issues such as the implementation of  SDGs in Mediterranean area, raising  awareness on SDGs in order to influence Mediterranean policy makers, collecting and fostering existing solutions initiatives and best practices in the Region and organisation of the 3rd International SDSN Mediterranean Conference to be hosted in Greece.