UCSI University emerged as one of the finalists at 2018 ISCN Sustainable Campus Excellence Award

Finalists in the 2018 ISCN Awards were invited to share their projects on excellence in sustainability on campus in the categories of Building and Innovative Infrastructure, Campus Planning and Management Systems, Innovative Collaboration and Student Leadership. Presenters were challenged to deliver key points worth sharing in seven minutes. 

The finalists were:

  • Leong Sat Sing, UCSI University, “Youth Beyond Boundaries”
  • Ritsumeikan University, “Osaka Ibaraki Campus”
  • Federico Delfino, University of Genoa, “Savona Campus: Energia 2020 – Smart City Infrastructures at Savona Campus”
  • Alfred Cheng Ho, Nanyang Technological University, “North Spine Academic Building at NTU”
  • Tomas Refslund Poulsen, University of Copenhagen, “Sustainability in the Maersk Tower” (presenting in the Breakout session #1 on Day 2)
  • Tom Heel, University of Oxford, “Targeting Passivhaus”
  • University of Lausanne, “Volteface” (video 1) (video 2)
  • Karola Braun-Wanke, Freie Universität of Berlin, “[email protected] for Sustainability + Climate Protection” (video)
  • Melissa GoodallAmy Hoand Tomas Refslund Poulsen, International Alliance of Research Universities, “Green Guide for Universities”
  • Heather Henriksen, Harvard University, “Harvard Healthier Building Materials Academy”
  • Erica Lay, Simon Fraser University, “SFU’s 20-Year Sustainability Vision and Goals”
  • Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), “15 years of sustainable mobility @EPFL”
  • Lauren Hennessy, Stanford University, “Motivating and Quantifying the Impacts of Behavior Change”
  • Clare Walker, The University of Melbourne, “Top Down, Down Under – a Framework for Sustainability at the University of Melbourne”
  • Costas Charalambous, University of Cyprus, “Students Achieving Valuable Energy Savings”
  • University of Zurich, ETH Zurich, University of Geneva (plus 18 other tertiary education institutions in Switzerland), “Swiss Sustainability Week“