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Register now! 25 April RSM Sustainability Forum: Mainstreaming Sustainable Business

Major companies who have restructured their business models by integrating sustainability principles and practices into their core business will star in the second annual RSM Sustainability Forum, the flagship sustainability event for Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).The event is coming…See More
Apr 9
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RSM Sustainability Forum 2014 at Forumzaal

April 25, 2014 from 1pm to 7pm
You are cordially invited to join us at the 2nd Annual RSM Sustainability Forum "Mainstreaming Sustainable Business"Keynote Speaker: Kees-Jan Rameau, Managing Board EnecoModerator: Marga Hoek, CEO and Founder De Groene Zaak and Het Groene BreinSummary: Rob van Tulder, Professor of International Business-Society Management at RSMEVENT DETAILS-  HERE  Participate in discussions with top organisations…See More
Apr 9
Billy Lou posted a blog post

Earth Day 22 April 2014 "Save the date"

Save the date! Earth Day - 22 April 2014“Every year on April 22, over a billion people in 190 countries take action for Earth Day. From San Francisco to San Juan, Beijing to Brussels, Moscow to Marrakesh, people plant…See More
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Register now! 25 April RSM Sustainability Forum: Mainstreaming Sustainable Business

Major companies who have restructured their business models by integrating sustainability principles and practices into their core business will star in the second annual RSM Sustainability Forum, the flagship sustainability event for Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).

The event is coming up on Friday 25 April 2014. Have you registered?  Seats are limited and we're pleased that they are filling rapidly!

Organised by Sustainable RSM, powered by the energetic students of STAR, and supported by a team that includes members of the MSc in GBSM programme and the MBA Career…

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Posted by Lesa Sawahata on April 9, 2014 at 6:30pm

Earth Hour at EUR

Nowadays the one-hour event is held worldwide each year at the end of March, to encourage individuals, communities households and businesses to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour as a symbol for their commitment to the planet.



Turn off your non-essential lights from 20:30-21:30, Saturday 29 March 2014.



What you can do during the Earth Hour?

Join the EUR community and millions of people across the world who switch lights off for an hour to raise awareness for the planet. Learn more about the impact of WWF and Earth Hour:…

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Posted by Billy Lou on March 25, 2014 at 6:48pm

Earth Day 22 April 2014 "Save the date"

Save the date!



Earth Day - 22 April 2014

“Every year on April 22, over a billion people in 190 countries take action for Earth Day. From San Francisco to San Juan, Beijing to Brussels, Moscow to Marrakesh, people plant trees, clean up their communities, contact their elected officials, and more—all on behalf of the environment.”  …
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Posted by Billy Lou on March 24, 2014 at 11:00pm

Guest lecture: Sustainability & IT

On March 5th March the Sustainable RSM student committee hosted a lecture talk on sustainability and IT.

Competa director, Andy Huxby (picture left), presented his initiative of Fair Trade IT. He aligned Fair Trade practices with open-source software to enhance social sustainability, by founding the Fair Trade Software Foundation (FTSF). FTSF aims at transfering the 10 principles of Fair Trade to the IT industry, adding value for end-consumers through having a social impact. Competa is the first company to have acquired the Fair Trade label. Competa hires university graduates from  less economically developed countries…

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Posted by Julia Laenge on March 14, 2014 at 9:45am

Social Entrepreneurship Session

On Friday, 28 February 2014 the Sustainable RSM Student Committee had the pleasure of co-hosting the first ever interactive RSM Social Entrepreneurship session with the MSc Global Business & Stakeholder Management (GBSM) Programme.

The keynote speaker, Marcello Palazzi is founder and president of Progressio Foundation.  He introduced the session, by defining a social entrepreneur as someone who includes social innovation in his/her business mission. In his experience, the hardship of being a social entrepreneur is to stay socially connected with the business idea while maintaining profitability.

Following, these guest speakers…

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Posted by Julia Laenge on March 9, 2014 at 12:00am

Sustainability Ambassador: Vincent Zhang, recipient of RSM MBA Sustainability Scholarship 2014

Sustainable RSM is pleased to announce that International Full-Time MBA student Vincent Zhang, a Chinese finance professional from Shanghai, is this year’s recipient of the €5,000 RSM MBA Sustainability Scholarship.

Vincent’s background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Shanghai Tongji University, and four years of business management experience in corporate banking at China’s largest bank, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC).

Vincent began his MBA studies at RSM in January 2014. Not only was he attracted by RSM's highly diverse cohort; he also finds the Netherlands a great place to study business.…

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Posted by Lesa Sawahata on March 4, 2014 at 6:30pm

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Hi,In the framework of green energy and sustainability, I was wondering if there is any charging point for electric cars at RSM. IN case not, please be aware that you can have it for free if one of…Continue

Started by Chiara Carboni Feb 11, 2013.

master thesis and internship position on industrial hemp

Witteveen+Bos in collaboration with Pantanova offers a master thesis and internship position on building the business case around industrial hemp. Both Dutch and international students are…Continue

Started by Ingrid de Vries Nov 7, 2012.

Do you like cheese?

According to a recent…Continue

Tags: emission, consumption, food, gas, greenhouse

Started by Gabi Helfert Aug 10, 2011.

Collaborative Consumption

I just found a very interesting blog post about 'the future of (un)consumption' in a blog from McGill University,…Continue

Tags: sharing, sustainability, concept, library, collaborative

Started by Gabi Helfert Jun 22, 2011.

 
 
 

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