3rd International Forum on CSR, Sustainability and Circular Economy - Sustainable Business and Education – Now!

3rd International Forum on CSR, Sustainability and Circular Economy

The beginning of 2020ies calls for changes in global economy and education. COVID-19, especially, poses pressure in re-thinking ways of education, sustainable economy and our impact in society. Higher education institutions have crucial role in educating change makers and new leaders. In this Forum we outline ways to make this true in cooperation with international and national networks - now fully online.

Registration to this free event is now open.

Programme outline 


Wednesday 25.11.2020 at 12:00 – 14:30 CET / 13:00 - 15:30 Finnish time 

Welcoming words  

Host of the session Dr. Eveliina Asikainen  

Vice President Dr. Kirsi Viskari TAMK 

Professor Dr. Theo Bosma, Chief Internationalising Officer, THUAS 


Key-note speech  

Mr Kari Herlevi, Project Director, Circular Economy:  

Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra 

Sustainable Business and Education Now! 



Music/Video presentation 



Key-note speech 

Ms Meri Löyttyniemi, Senior advisor, Sustainability, Aalto University  

Sustainable Higher Education – the Aalto University Way 


Concluding remarks 

Dr. Eeva-Liisa Viskari, Impact Leader, Tampere University of Applied Sciences 



Thursday 26.11.2020 at 9:00-12:00 CET / 10:00-13:00 Finnish time 

Workshop 1 Social & Responsible Entrepreneurship 

Workshop 2 RDI Project Ideas for CSR, Sustainability and Circular Economy 

Workshop 3 University as a Promoter of Sustainability 

Workshop 4 The 7 Roles to Create Sustainable Success 


Link to Zoom -event will be sent to the participants prior to the event.


TAMK Working Group on Sustainable Development
TAMK International Services

Further information

Eeva-Liisa Viskari, eeva-liisa.viskari@tuni.fi,
Eveliina Asikainen, eveliina.asikainen@tuni.fi,
Noora Kahra, noora.kahra@tuni.fi