Call for participation: Brainstorming Skype on “Methods in Transition Studies” – Winter School

Dear NEST community, next Tuesday, 7th of August, we will start brainstorming on the organisation of a winter school on methods in transition studies. We would like to invite interested people of all scientific ages to join the skype call. This call is meant as a first kick-off and brainstorming, so that you can contribute… Continue reading Call for participation: Brainstorming Skype on “Methods in Transition Studies” – Winter School

Leverage Points 2019: International conference on sustainability research and transformation, Lüneburg, Germany, 6-8 February 2019 – Call for abstracts

Posted on behalf of David Lam, Leuphana University Lüneburg, Institute for Ethics and Transdisciplinary Sustainability Research Humanity sits at a crossroad between tragedy and transformation, and now is a crucial time for sustainability research. Radical approaches are needed in sustainability research and praxis if they are to meet the challenges of the 21st century. Inspired… Continue reading Leverage Points 2019: International conference on sustainability research and transformation, Lüneburg, Germany, 6-8 February 2019 – Call for abstracts

The growing Network of Early Career Researchers in Sustainable Transitions: A delegate’s view of the 3rd NEST conference

Author: Julia Beyersdorf, Fraunhofer-ISI About a week after the 3rd NEST conference in Utrecht (NL), I’m back to my daily work life in South Germany and, at the same time, I am not. I’ve experienced enriching two conference days and three evening events. Naturally, I learned more about the Sustainable Transition frameworks, their different foci… Continue reading The growing Network of Early Career Researchers in Sustainable Transitions: A delegate’s view of the 3rd NEST conference

3rd NEST conference – Day 2

Following an inspiring first day at the 3rd NEST conference, the second and final day of our event continued in high spirits, with the delegates being motivated and looking forward to the planned presentations and workshops. Following a slighly-later-than-usual start, which was thankfully accepted, the morning commenced with a round of parallel sessions, covering a wide… Continue reading 3rd NEST conference – Day 2

3rd NEST conference – Day 1

Having arrived in Utrecht highly motivated and looking forward to a great event, it’s time to take stock on the various inputs and activities of the first day. After the 2017 event set the bar (and our expectations) very high, this bar was, if anything, set even higher this year. The conference started at the Utrecht… Continue reading 3rd NEST conference – Day 1