Side Events

Technologies for Sustainable Development: A Way to Reduce Poverty?

29-31 May, 2012 | EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland 


A number of optional side events will take place during the conference to complement and enrich the participants’ experience. Side events offer special space and moments of exchange and the conference organizers encourage all participants to attend. Due to space limitations, participants interested in attending a side event are asked to register at the CODEV stand on a first come, first serve basis. Note that attendance at side events is included in the conference fee.

DAY 2 – Wednesday 30 May 2012

DAY 2 – Wednesday 30 May 2012


13:30-15:00 – Room CO216

Institute for Development, Environment and Energy (IDE-E) and Millennium Institute

Beyond Technology Investment for Investors only – How to Ensure Benefits for Local Economies and Populations? >> Download Flyer

13:30-15:00 – Room CM1368

Terre des Hommes

Software Platforms for Humanitarian Contexts >> Download Flyer


13:30-15:00 – Room CM 1468

UNESCO Chair on Sustainability, Polytechnic University of Catalonia

Challenges for Local Authorities: Planning Adaptation to Confront Extreme Weather Event >> Download Flyer


13:30-15:00 – Room Cosandey

The International Living Knowledge Network (LK) and Foundation “Sciences Citoyennes” 

Living Knowledge: The International Science Shop Network – Creating Public Access to Research >> Download Flyer

DAY 3 – Thursday 31 May 2012

12:30-14:00 – Room CO216

Fondation Charles Léopold Mayer pour le Progrès de l’Homme and RITIMO

CITIGO: A Web Database on Cities and Sustainable Development >> Download Flyer


12:30-14:00 – Room CM1468

S2 Sustainability Strategies/The Natural Step

Participatory Dialogue using the Art of Hosting and TNS Methodologies >> Download Flyer


12:30-14:00 – Room CM1368

Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Promotion in International Co-operation (REPIC)

Participatory Dialogue using the Art of Hosting and TNS Methodologies >> Download Flyer