EIT Climate-KIC – The Journey Summer School

EIT Climate-KIC – The Journey Summer School The Journey is the world’s largest summer school on systems innovation and climate change which brings together 400 MSc students and young professionals from all over the world. Organised by Climate-KIC, we co-hosted this journey together with Luvent Consulting GmbH (Berlin) and the Utrecht University. Context EIT Climate-KIC’s The Journey…

IHE Delft Institute for Water Education – Guest lecture on Corporate Social Responsibility

IHE Delft Institute for Water Education – Guest lecture on Corporate Social Responsibility For several years now, the TheRockGroup has been invited to provide a lecture on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to an international group of water management professionals and students at IHE Delft Institute for Water Education. Within one day, the students learn what…

Science in Practice – University of Amsterdam

Science in Practice – University of Amsterdam Science in Practice is a university course through which The Rock Group, the UvA, students, and participating companies work together in the transition towards a more sustainable economy. They do this by implementing circularity into the business models of both SME’s and larger organizations. Students learn about theoretical…

Circular Economy – University of Amsterdam

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 – University of Amsterdam

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 – University of Amsterdam

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 Orange Factory is an intense 3-week sustainability consultancy program for talented young professionals, entrepreneurs and (master) students from the Netherlands and Southeast Asia, initiated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands. TheRockGroup has been organising partner of this event from the first edition. During the 5 editions of the Orange…