july, 2014

9jul

DOD Keynote: Mark Swilling

Event Details

Professor Mark Swilling is Division Head: Sustainable Development in the School of Public Leadership at the University of Stellenbosch and academic¬†director of the Sustainability Institute. He is also project leader of Stellenbosch University’s Centre for Transdisciplinary Studies (known as the TsamaHub) which coordinates a transdisciplinary doctoral programme.¬†Swilling has contributed extensively to public debate in the popular press on issues related to development, democratisation, governance, sustainability, energy, green economy and social movements and delivered many keynote addresses at South African and international events.

His most recent book is co-authored with Eve Annecke entitled Just Transitions: Explorations of Sustainability in an Unfair World published in 2012.

Participation: Limited space available; please enquire to RSVP@departmentofdesign.nl.

Parking: Information may be found here.

Time

(Wednesday) 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Location

Department of Design

8 Vrede Street, Gardens 8001 Cape Town, South Africa

Organizer

Department of Design