BUP student conference: Environment and Well-being
- Date: –
- Location: Ostrava, Czech Republic
- Organiser: The Baltic University Programme
- Contact person: The Baltic University Programme
The Baltic University Programme (BUP) and the University of Ostrava are pleased to announce an upcoming student conference: Environment and Well-being: a joint venture of technology, sciences, and humanities. The student conference will take place between 6-9 December in Ostrava, Czech Republic and will be based in this fascinating city as well as its surroundings.
Accepted students will be immersed in a range of activities including workshops, study visits, and lectures focused on various topics including well-being, sustainability, the environment, and post-industrial urbanism.
This student conference is free of charge and applications are open for students at all levels (Bachelor, Master, and PhD) at BUP participating universities. In total, 40 students from BUP participating universities will be selected to take part. The BUP accepts students from all kinds of study programs and no pre-knowledge is required.
The goal of the event is to:
Improve the knowledge of students around the key topics of this conference: Environment and Well-Being: a joint venture of technology, sciences, and humanities.
Promote and encourage stimulating discussions between students and staff members especially around the relevance of the topic for the everyday.
Discover and learn more about the city of Ostrava, its historical context and current situation, as well as a Czech context on the highlighted topics.
Build skills in intercultural and interdisciplinary cooperation.
The application deadline is 29 October.