HEPL hosts the first UNIgreen International Conference

The first UNIgreen International Conference will take place at Campus 2000, in Jemeppe, on February 8, on the subject: « How can higher education collaborate with specialized ecosystems to foster research, innovation and economic development, with a commitment to the future? »

As part of the annual  “UNIgreen” (European University Alliance) summit, the HEPL will welcome its Icelandic, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Polish, Italian and Bulgarian partners from February 7 to 9 to talk about research, innovation, economical development and sustainability.

It is in this context that the first UNIgreen International Conference will be organized, on February 8, at the Campus 2000 (Avenue Montesquieu 6 in Jemeppe), from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the presence of a large panel of field actors (BRIDGE2HEALTH, WAGRALIM, GREENWIN, TWEED and AWEX/WBI). This conference, which will be held in English, can also be followed online via the UNIgreen YouTube page.

For Ms. Annick LAPIERRE, Director-President of HEPL, « The HEPL, the first Higher Education Institution of The Federation Wallonia-Brussels to participate in a European University Alliance, is particularly happy and proud to be able to host this international conference whose theme is fully in line with the strategic plan that it is developing. ».

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