Circular Economy (PPLE)

Circular Economy – University of AmsterdamThe Circular Economy course for bachelor’s students at the UvA challenged students to reflect on the way we organize our current economic system and its consequences for material flows. The circular economy, its barriers and opportunities for implementation, its impact and possible unintended consequences were studied.   Context PPLE at…

Externalities (PPLE)

Externalities – University of Amsterdam This course in Externalities challenged students to think in a new way about the effects their choices have. The course broadened students’ perspective and knowledge on how the choices they make have a ripple effect on the world around them. This course created critical thinkers and informed consumers through a…

Extinction

Extinction – Honours Programme & Public AwarenessIf extinctions have been rule in the past, extinctions are certainly a rule today. With extinction rates exceeding 100 times the baseline rates of non-human eras, as deduced by paleontologists from fossil records, we can assure ourselves that humans play a major role in today’s so called ‘6th mass…

Orange ASEAN Factory

Orange ASEAN Factory Over the 5 editions of Orange ASEAN factory developed and given by TheRockGroup we have trained over 126 students from over 9 countries in the Asian region. We have consulted on over 32 business cases and delivered results to happy clients which they can implement to increase the sustainability of their business.…

University of Amsterdam

University of Amsterdam Since 2006 we have been active in designing, organizing and teaching education. Always interdisciplinary, always related to sustainability related topics. Over the years we have worked with more than 500 UvA students from a wide range of disciplines, cultural and personal backgrounds. In our teaching work we have engaged hundreds of experts…

CIEE

CIEE CIEE gives American students a first intro into Dutch business and sustainability. TheRockGroup teachers help students realize their own leadership skills critical to the governance of sustainability in todays contemporary world and into the future. From this course the students are able to take their training in sustainability and apply it in future business…

Science in Practice – University of Amsterdam

Science in Practice – University of Amsterdam Together through Science in Practice, TheRockGroup, UvA, students and participating companies have implemented circular economy into the business models of SME’s and larger organizations to create a more sustainable economy. Students learn both theoretical concepts of circular economy as well as skills used in business environments. Through this…