Environment and sustainable development at KTH

KTH contributes to sustainable development by providing educational programmes, conducting research and by interacting with the surrounding community. Through its activities, KTH also impacts the environment in practical terms through the consumption of materials and water, energy and chemicals, travel and transport and construction, and indirectly through purchasing and procurement.

Cooperation with MIT aims for less segregated, more humane Stockholm

Reducing segregation, developing water and energy resources and improving transport are some of the aims behind a new cooperation agreement signed last week between Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and KTH Royal Institute of Technology.
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News & Events

Four changemakers for sustainable fashion

The challenges facing our society today are vast. Meet four people who are leading the way to a more sustainable world, starting with something that affects us all: the fashion industry. KTH students, researchers and employees are invited to a lunch seminar with KTH Innovation.

Time: 4 April, 12.00-13.00.
Place: KTH Entré.
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Accelerating the implementation of sustainable development in the curriculum, 10-11 Sep

KTH is co-hosting a conference for teaching professionals focusing on how to integrate, promote or otherwise catalyse the implementation of teaching on sustainable development at higher education institutions. 

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Transparency and AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) has a great impact on our lives and this becomes increasingly more so. A range of problematic features has been raised, such as that AIs being unfairly biased and not precise enough. These matters could potentially be solved by increased transparency. The aim of this workshop is to discuss matters of transparency, for instance what sorts of demands with regards to transparency should be put on AIs?

Time: 9 May, 09.00-16.00.
Place: Conference room #1414, 4th floor, Teknikringen 74D, KTH.
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Become a visiting researcher at SEI

Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) welcomes applications from KTH researchers and PhD students wishing to spend time as visiting researchers SEI centres around the world. The opportunity includes a working space in an exciting research environment and requires that the visiting researcher is receiving salary from KTH.

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Questions about KTH's environmental management system?

Questions about environment or sustainability in research, educationor collaboration at KTH?'