Creators wanted to manufacture a resilient and sustainable future

As a National Sponsor for MFG Day, the manufacturing team at Microsoft is proud to join the #CreatorsWanted movement to fill the skills gap and inspire a diverse workforce with intelligent and data-driven manufacturing. Intelligent manufacturing is shaping our future in exciting ways that enable manufacturers to digitally transform to achieve growth and exceptional customerRead more

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The Ultimate Multifunctional, Eco-Friendly, and Sustainable Backpack with a Twist – The Aalpha Reporter

Airback is an innovative, versatile, and eco-friendly backpack that assures an exclusive mix of purpose, functionality, and style.

Porto based company By the Book has recently launched a unique multifunctional backpack on Kickstarter that can also double as a convenient accessory for different life situations. Titled “Airback,” the backpack is an eco-friendly product manufactured from recycled plastic bottles.

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Joint Certification Course in Sustainability & Entrepreneurship for School Students | GCNI

Our children need to be aware of SDGs and should be prepared to identify challenges and problems that need solutions. Nurturing an ‘Entrepreneurial Outlook’ and a ‘Design Thinking’ mindset at an early age will empower our children to come up with creative solutions. The Entrepreneurship & Sustainability Program will be a step-by-step learning process in ‘Innovation’, ‘DesignThinking’ and ‘Entrepreneurship’ Theme: Nurturing Change-Makers of Tomorrow Download Brochure Last date of application submission: November 16, 2020 Program start date: November 17, 2020 Venue: Online Contact Person: [email protected] or [email protected]

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RTPI | Sustainable Recovery in London

Many of the major leaps in the English planning system have happened as a result of crisis. COVID-19 has had a wide range of primary and secondary impacts and has reconfigured how London operates. Planners have a vital role in supporting the opportunity to support sustainable, resilient and inclusive recovery from COVID-19. This session will explore what sustainable recovery looks like for London and how can planners and the wider built environment profession support its delivery. How will London look in 2030 if we get sustainable recovery right? What are the risks if we do not achieve it? You will leave the session inspired and with lots of practical ideas of action that you can take! This webinar will help you: Understand what sustainable recovery is and the role of planners in achieving it Explore the opportunities and challenges in achieving a sustainable recovery within London Draw the links between sustainable recovery and wider issues including tackling the climate crisis and meeting the Sustainable Development Goals Identify practical actions for planners and the built environment profession in championing sustainable recovery Speakers: Dan Jestico – Director of Futures, Iceni Projects Jon Emmett – Senior Policy and Programmes Officer, Sustainable Development, Greater London Authority Isabella Krabbe – Policy Research Officer, Royal Town Planning Institute Robyn Skerratt (Webinar Chair) – RTPI Young Planner of the Year 2020

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