Presentation from Invited Speaker - 2023

Welcome Speech

Prof. Dr. Ir. Riri Fitri Sari, M.Sc., MM.,

Chairperson, UI GreenMetric World University Rankings


Prof. Rui Vieira de Castro

Rector, Universidade do Minho, Portugal


HE Mr. Luciano Coelho da Silva

Honorary Consul of Indonesia in Porto, Portugal


Keynote Speech

Dr. Ricardo Rio
Mayor of Braga, Portugal

Discussion Session 1A (Innovation, Impacts and Future Direction of Sustainable Universities in Managing Setting and Infrastructure)

Dr. Alim Setiawan Slamet, S.T.P., M.Si, Vice-Rector for Resources Resilience and Infrastructure, IPB University, Indonesia

Campus Setting as Living Labs: Lessons from IPB University, Bogor, Indonesia


Prof. Doutor Miguel Sopas de Melo Bandeira, Pro-Rector for Sustainability, Universidade do Minho, Portugal

Innovation, Impacts and Future Direction of Sustainable Universities: the case of the University of Minho – Portugal (Braga-Guimarães)


Prof. Ir. Ambariyanto, M.Sc., Ph.D., Vice Rector, Universitas Diponegoro, Indonesia

Mangrove Conservation and Biodiversity Protection Strategies in Universitas Diponegoro to achieve Net Zero Emission


Prof. Dr. Julia Seixas, Pro-rector for Sustainability, NOVA University Lisbon, Portugal

A whole-institution approach towards sustainability at NOVA: a tangled web of engagement schemes


Ms. Erna Maters, Representative of Rector, Wageningen University & Research, Netherlands

From CSR to impact; integrating CSR in the Strategy at Wageningen University & Research


PhD Thalita dos Santos Dalbelo, Representative of Rector, University of Campinas, Brazi

Reconnecting green and grey: the implementation of Ecological Corridors at Unicamp


Discussion Session 1B (Innovation, Impacts and Future Direction of Sustainable Universities in Managing Energy and Climate Change)

Prof. Dr. Nyayu Khodijah, S.Ag., M.Sc., Rector, Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Fatah Palembang, Indonesia

Solar Electricity Energy: Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources to Realize a Sustainable Campus at UIN Raden Fatah Palembang


Prof. Dr. María Sarabia, Vice-Rector, University of Alcalá, Spain

Best practices in Energy and Climate Change in the University of Alcalá


Prof. Anna Tozzi, Rector’s Consultant for Internationalisation Policies, University of L’Aquila, Italy

Sustainable Transportation: the constraints of an Italian public University


Prof. Dr. Amparo Casares Gallego, PhD, Vice-Rector for Infrastructure and Sustainability, University of A Coruña, Spain

The energy efficiency plan of the University of A Coruña: a commitment to photovoltaic solar energy in the face of the challenge of renewable energies


Prof. Dr. Adejuwon Adewale Adeneye, Ph.D., D.Sc., Representative of Vice Chancellor, Lagos State University, Nigeria

Green Innovation, Carbon Storage and Perceived Environmental Quality in Lagos State University, Nigeria


Prof. Dr. Serkan Abbasoğlu Representative of Rector, Cyprus International University, Turkey

Energy Monitoring and Efficiency Measures taken on the way to being a Net-Zero Campus


Discussion Session 2A (Innovation, Impacts and Future Direction of Sustainable Universities in Managing Waste)

Dr. Ákos Domahidi, Chancellor, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary

Best practices of a university waste management, the case of Corvinus University of Budapest


Prof. Dr. Ghada Farouk Hassan, Vice President for Community Service and Environmental Development, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Ain Shams University- Paving the way toward a paperless University


Prof. Patrizia Lombardi, Vice Rector for Sustanaible Campus and Communities, Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Implementing Circular Economy in Universities


Prof. Dr. Yılmaz YILDIRIM, Representative of Rector, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, Turkey

ZBEU’S Greenmetric Perspective


Discussion Session 2B (Innovation, Impacts and Future Direction of Sustainable Universities in Managing Water)

Prof. Wan Jamaluddin, M.Ag., Ph.D., Rector, Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Intan Lampung, Indonesia

Application of water resources management at Raden Intan Islamic State University, Indonesia

Prof. Ir. Pablo Vanegas, PhD, Vicerector Research and Graduate Studies, Escuela Superior Politecnica de Chimborazo, Ecuador

Harnessing Sustainable Water Management through Innovation and Efficiency at ESPOCH


Prof. Dr. Vincent Ru-Chu Shih, Representative of President, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (NPUST), Taiwan

Water Resources Management in Practice at NPUST Campus


Dr. Maria Kirrane, Representative of President, University College Cork, Ireland

Sustainability at University College Cork


Dr. Isaac Azuz-Adeath, Representative of President, CETYS University, Mexico

Use and management of water in a scarcity region. The CETYS University experience in Northwestern Mexico


Discussion Session 3A (Innovation, Impacts and Future Direction of Sustainable Universities in Managing Transportation)

Asst. Prof. Dr. Prasert Kanthamanon, Senior Vice President for Administrative Affair, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand

Student engagement: the key role of Sustainable Transportation at KMUTT Thailand


Prof. Dr. Klaus Helling, Representative of President, Umwelt-Campus Birkenfeld (Trier University of Applied Sciences), Germany

Pathways to Sustainable Mobility at Universities – a Case Study at the Environmental Campus Birkenfeld


Dr. Jaime Romero, Representative of Rector, Universidad El Bosque, Colombia

The increase of the focus on the Energy and positive Climate Change promoted by the UI GreenMetric in the University el Bosque


Prof.Dr. Moch. Bruri Triyono, Representative of Rector, Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, Indonesia

The Role of University Policy Support for Sustainability


Discussion Session 3B (Innovation, Impacts and Future Direction of Sustainable Universities in Managing Education and Research)

Prof. Banchong Mahaisavariya, M.D., President, Mahidol University, Thailand

The Role of Higher Education for Sustainable Development Goals: Experiences from Mahidol University, Thailand


Dr. Junaidi, S.S., M.A, Vice-Chair of UI GreenMetric, Universitas Indonesia, Indonesia

Beyond Rankings: UI GreenMetric Network Online Courses on Sustainability


Camille Kirk, Representative of Chancellor, University of California, Davis, United States of America

Case Study: A Practitioner Perspective on Implementation of Sustainability Initiatives at University of California, Davis


Prof. Patrícia Iglecias, Representative of Rector, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil

USP Sustainable Program – USPSusten: a program that promotes the integration between the academia and both public and private sectors


Prof. Dr. Tevhide Serra Gorpe, Representative of University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Commitment to Sustainability: How Sustainability is reflected in UAE Universities: An Exploratory Study