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ERSCP 2013 - Call for Abstracts extended

17 January, 2013

Dear PREPARE colleagues,


We would like to remind you that the organizers of the 16th Conference of the ERSCP - European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production and the 7th Conference of the EMSU - Environmental Management for Sustainable Universities (Istanbul, 4-7 June 2013) have decided to extend the Call for Abstracts deadline until 31st January 2013.


You are kindly invited to submit your abstract at the official conference website.


IEE Call 2013 & PREPARE CGM and other events in 2013

27 December, 2012

Next PREPARE Core Group Meeting


The next PREPARE Core Group Meeting will take place in Lisboa (Portugal), 21-22 March 2013; not 20-21 March as originally announced. We apologize for causing any inconvenience.




Wishes from PREPARE Secretariat

20 December, 2012

Dear PREPARE members and friends,


We would like to thank you for your cooperation and support this year, and wish you successful year 2013.


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year !


PREPARE Secretariat

PREPARE meetings 2013

5 December, 2012

Dear PREPARE members and friends,

it was decided that the next PREPARE Core Group meeting will be held 12. week. It will take place in Portugal (Lisboa), 20-21 March (Thursday, Friday). 

Certified Business Process Manager

7 November, 2012

Business Process Management (BPM) is the discipline which covers identification, modeling, analysis, documentation, automatization, maintenance and optimization of business processes. Certified Business Process Manager (CertiBPM) is a training program for all business process managers/specialists who wish to document, model and manage business processes, to change the way their employees work.


The exam portal is managed by the European Certification and Qualification Association (ECQA).


Advanced Research and Practice Workshop - Sustainable Consumption and Production in Practice

2 November, 2012

University of Maribor, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering is considering to organize  an "Advanced Research and Practice Workshop - Sustainable Consumption and Production in Practice.” University could apply for the project funds at the Slovenian Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport which has published a call for projects funded by the European Social Found.


SCORAI-EU call for abstracts; IFC is looking for experts

24 October, 2012

SCORAI-EU call for abstracts

SCORAI Europe is organizing an international workshop under the theme “Bridging across Communities and Cultures towards Sustainable Consumption” that will be held on June 4, 2013 in Istanbul (just prior to the 2013 ERSCP-EMSU conference).

CGM Djuni, Bulgaria- Minutes and presentations

18 October, 2012

Minuets from the last Core Group meeting (Djuni, Bulgaria, 19-20/09/2012) are now available at PREPARE website in "Archive" section; as well as presentations given at the meeting.


10 October, 2012

The 13th Forum on eco-innovation and 2 nd Forum of the EU Eco-Innovation Action Plan on “Developing new markets for Eco-Innovation” wit a special focus on water will be held in Lisbon. The Forum will discuss the entire chain from research, innovation, market and export. Three European networks cooperate with the DG-Environment of the European Commission: Eco-Innovera – boosting eco-innovation through cooperation in research, ECOPOL – accelerating eco-innovation policies, and Enc-NCP-Together – promoting partnerships.


Sustainable Buildings 2013 - Call for papers

10 October, 2012

SB 13 Graz – Sustainable buildings, construction products and technology is one of the regional Sustainable Building Conferences priming the Wold Conference SB14.The SB13 Graz will take place from 25th to 28th of September 2013.We would like to inform you, that the homepage of SB 13 Graz is now online. Call for papers - deadline for abstracts is 31.12.2012.