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oikos Future Lab 2014 - St Gallen

The oikos FutureLab is the biggest event in the annual oikos calendar which gathers representatives from the entire oikos community. It provides a 2-day platform for 120 participants to inspire, discover and develop joint perspectives on the future of sustainability in management and economics. It leverages our global network of student members, alumni, advisors, faculty and partners for action. ... »

oikos & Plätzchen // Weihnachtsspecial

Passend zur vorweihnachtlichen Zeit haben wir unsere monatlich stattfindende Veranstaltung in der Mondbasis etwas abgeändert.

Anstelle von Vorträgen zu schmutzigem Kohleabbau oder nachhaltiger Mode werden diesmal Weihnachtsgeschichten vorgetragen.

Sami Qaiser als Vorleser wird uns den Abend über mit unterschiedlichsten Anekdoten in weihnachtliche Stimmung versetzen. Eine Abwechslung zum Z ... »

oikos & Pizza // Deutschlands schmutzige Kohle - Der Fall Kolumbien

Mit der Veranstaltung „oikos & pizza“ laden wir jeden ersten Mittwoch im Monat zum offenen Treffen in die partizipatorische Plattform Mondbasis in der Lünertorstraße 20 ein.

Nach der gut besuchten Veranstaltung zu Nachhaltiger Mode Anfang Oktober, wird diesen Mittwoch Alejandro Alvarez einen Vortrag zu der Kohle-Problematik in Kolumbien halten. Der Kohleabbau hat dort zum Teil katastr ... »

oikos FutureLab 2014

The oikos FutureLab is the biggest event in the annual oikos calendar which gathers representatives from the entire oikos community. It provides a 2-day platform for 120 participants to inspire, discover and develop joint perspectives on the future of sustainability in management and economics. It leverages our global network of student members, alumni, advisors, faculty and partners for action. I ... »

Financialization of the economy and possible solutions

Ilona Švihlíková

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Time banking

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

oikos Rotterdam is currently looking for board members for the academic year 2016-2017. Being on the board of a young organization with a clear mission has a number of benefits compared to larger and more established organizations and here are a few of them:

 

- Shape the future and determine the succes ... »

Alternative finance for communities

 A round table discussion held on 13th June, 2016 by oikos Kumasi

Venue: SBOSD Lecture Hall.

Moderator: Dr Yusif

Participants: 45

 

Dr. Yusif, the moderator whet the appetite of the participants by charging members present to see beyond what the current energy crises we face now would be in forty years ahead if drastic measures are not taken to tackle this issue.

The energy ... »

Alternative Finance

In 2013 we successfully launched a long term project called Alternative Finance consisting of 6 seminars which reflect on the banking system from the different standpoint – not the traditional one, but the alternative one - for example microfinance. Participants who attend at least five of the six presentations obtain honorable certificate of attendance proving acquaintance with alternative ... »

Presentations + discussions

The aim of OIKOS is to promote socialy sustainable and also environmentaly friendly

resource managment. Throughout the whole year, the Prague chapter organizes presentations

with interesting and outstanding persons who have experience and are related to this topics.

In 2012 there were a presentation about Social entrepreneurship, about Energetics and about

Mongolia – the sustaintable ... »

oikos and Pizza - Female Participation in the Government

Join us for a different kind of event, an educational dinner! PhD student Erven Lauw will be speaking to us about "Why and how increasing female participation in the government reduces corruption and increases economic development". Whilst you listen you can enjoy different varieties of pizzas and drinks. Followed by a group discussion on the topic.We guarantee this to be an overall great ev ... »

Conference: 'Innovative Business Models for a Sustainable Future'

3rd oikos Tbilisi Conference at Tbilisi State University 'Innovative Business Models for a Sustainable Future'. 

More information can be seen here ... »

oikos Future Lab 2013

The oikos FutureLab is the biggest event in the annual oikos calendar which gathers representatives from the entire oikos community. It provides a 2-day platform for 120 participants to inspire, discover and develop joint perspectives on the future of sustainability in management and economics. It leverages our global network of student members, alumni, advisors, faculty and partners for action. I ... »

Rethinking The Economic System

Does additional growth in the industrialised countries trigger increasing happiness? What societal and environmental impact results of our constant pursuit of growth? Is share economy just a fashionable trend or could it lead to more sustainable society? These and other intriguing questions have resonated in oikos Leipzig.

The academic year 2012/2013 is slowly coming to its end and oikos Leipzi ... »

Winter School

The 10th oikos Winter School is organized by students of the Witten/Herdecke University, Germany. This year’s central question is Green Economy or Post-Growth Society? – How can economics and businesses shift towards a more sustainable future and which way could be the most promising to do so?

 

We will discuss this year’s central question by thinking, debating and creating new id ... »

oikos PhD seminar

oikos PhD Seminar is a 2-day event dedicated to the topic "Energy and Environmental Economics" and hosted by oikos Warsaw. It aims to increase quality of research and create networking possibilities among PhD students from various countries.  Selected contributions will be considered for publishing.

 

The project will take place from 12 September 2013 till 13 September 2013, simultaneo ... »

oikos Young Scholars Economics Academy

The oikos Young Scholars Economics Academy 2013 provides PhD students and young scholars a platform to identify and advance rigorous policy-oriented research on global financial inclusion.

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oikos Newsletter July 2013

Summer is in full swing at oikos. We had an action-packed month with oikos Leipzig and oikos Paderborn organizing conferences on rethinking the economic system and sustainable business strategies. Looking ahead, there are a number of exciting events such as the first oikos PhD Seminar in Warsaw (deadline 15 July), the Sustainable Energy for Europe conference (deadline 1 August), alumni event in Zu ... »