The programme is provisional and subject to change. Time: GMT+2

15/08/2022-19/08/2022: Preparatory readings and introductory assignment.

Monday 22/08/2022 - Energy

13.00-13.15: Welcome and introduction

13.15-14.00: Renewable energy in an urban context

14.00-14.30: Discussion and reflections

14.30-14.45: Break

14.45-15.30: Electrification and energy needs

15.30-16.00: Discussion and reflections

16.00-16.15: Break

16.15-17.15: Heat networks in the city of Antwerp

17.15-17.30: Wrap up

17.30 onwards: Virtual excursion of sustainability in Antwerp (at time of own choosing)

Tuesday 23/08/2022 - Water

13.00-13.15: Welcome and introduction

13.15-14.00: The history of urban water

14.00-14.30: Discussion and reflections

14.30-14.45: Break

14.45-15.30: Urban ecohydrology

15.30-16.00: Discussion and reflections

16.00-16.15: Break

16.15-17.15: Urban wastewater management

17.15-17.30: Wrap up

17.30 onwards: Complete photo challenge (at time of own choosing)

Wednesday 24/08/2022 - Nature and biodiversity

13.00-13.15: Welcome and introduction

13.15-14.00: Nature-related health benefits. Hans Keune, University of Antwerp

14.00-14.30: Discussion and reflections

14.30-14.45: Break

14.45-15.30: Biodiversity in urban environments and links with ecosystem services. Pedro Pinho, University of Lisbon

15.30-16.00: Discussion and reflections

16.00-16.15: Break

16.15-17.15: Urban nature in the city of Antwerp

17.15-17.30: Wrap up

17.30 onwards: Coaching session for group assignments

Thursday 25/08/2022 - Circularity

11.00-12.00: Coaching session for group assignments

13.00-13.15: Welcome and introduction

13.15-14.00: Circularity in product design

14.00-14.30: Discussion and reflections

14.30-14.45: Break

14.45-15.30: Circularity in buildings

15.30-16.00: Discussion and reflections

16.00-16.15: Break

16.15-17.15: Waste management in urban circular economies

17.15-17.30: Wrap up

Friday 26/08/2022 - Social justice and engagement

11.00-12.00: Coaching session for group assignments

13.00-13.15: Welcome and introduction

13.15-14.00: Conflicts in decision making - the role of drama. Cecilie Sachs-Olsen, Oslo Metropolitan University

14.00-14.30: Discussion and reflections

14.30-14.45: Break

14.45-15.30: Sustainability, justice, engagement and citizen science

15.30-16.00: Discussion and reflections

16.00-16.15: Break

16.15-17.15: Commons in social justice and engagement. Koen Wynants and Iris Vande Walle, Commons Lab.

17.15-17.30: Wrap up

Monday 29/08/2022 - Final group presentations

13.00-18.00: Presentations of final group assignments