Circular Material Solutions in a World of Scarcity

General description

Join our dynamic summer course on Circular Economy and Material Scarcity, designed to unravel emerging trends and tackle future challenges. Leuven, with its rich history and vibrant atmosphere, provides the perfect place for this educational journey where sustainability meets engineering. Delve into the fascinating world of life cycle analysis, unravelling the environmental impact of products from creation to disposal. Our journey will take us through cobblestone streets, where the scent of brewing beer mingles with the aroma of freshly baked waffles.

Welcome to the heart of Europe!

Academic information

Fields of activity:
Applied Sciences , Chemical Engineering , Chemistry/Chemical Technology , Electrical/Electromechanical Engineering , Environmental Engineering , Industrial Engineering , Materials Engineering , Mining/Mineral Resources Engineering , Power Engineering
Content and topics:
Topics of the course will include Circular Economy, Material Scarcity, Resource Recovery, and much more.
Learning goals and objectives:
During the course you will learn about Life Cycle Analysis, Trends and Future Challenges of Material Reuse, Current Applications of Material Reuse, and much more.
Examination type:
Written exam
ECTS credits issued:

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Based on the Motivational Letter and answers on the questions

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Hostel, dormitory or hotel
Three meals a day, of which at least one is hot (cooked)
Mainly bikes, so being able to ride a bike is mandatory! Further transportation by car, bus or train