2009 Sustainable Academic and Corporate Campuses

On June 10-12, 2009, the network's third conference was held in Lausanne. The conference was organized by EPFL and jointly hosted by the ISCN and the Global University Leaders Forum - GULF - of the World Economic Forum.

ISCN/GULF Conference 2009, June 10-12 in Lausanne, Switzerland

The goal was to encourage broad participation from representatives from academic and corporate organizations in a format that was built upon previous ISCN meetings, and included a one-day leadership track for University Presidents and Corporate Senior Executives.

pdf ISCN/GULF Conference Summary 2009
pdf ISCN/GULF Conference Program 2009


89 participants represented 41 universities in 22 countries and 5 continents.
pdf ISCN/GULF Conference Participants 2009

Conference Sponsor

Foundation "Les Bois Chamblard"

Media presence

Article appeared in Weltexpress about the ISCN Conference 2009 in Lausanne, Dezember 3, 2009 (German)

Conference Presentations and Documents

University and Senior Corporate Leaders Track (Track B)

pdf Patrick Aebischer, President, EPFL
pdf Hans B. Püttgen, Director Energy Center, EPFL
pdf Roland Stulz, Director, Novatlantis
pdf Yves Loerincik, EcoIntesys
pdf Ralph Eichler, President, ETH Zurich
pdf Julie Newman, Yale Office of Sustainability
pdf Markus Lehni, Environment and Energy Manager, Novartis International
pdf Joe Mullinix, Deputy President Administration, National University of Singapore
pdf Summary Working Group I: Award Program
pdf Summary Working Group II: Charter and Guidelines
pdf Summary Working Group III: Decision Mechanisms
pdf Summary Working Group IV: Integration Education, Research and Facilities

Sustainable Campus Professionals and Faculty Track (Track A) Keynotes and Plenary Presentations


pdf Jean-Louis Scartezzini, Director Solar Energy and Buildings Physics Laboratory EPFL
pdf Markus Lehni, Environment and Energy Manager, Novartis International

Plenary on Integrating Sustainability in the Institutional Mindset

Marcelo Fernandez, Chancellor, International University of Ecuador
pdf Christine Bratrich, Director of ETH Sustainability
pdf Jenny Su, Director Department Environmental & Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Plenary on Planning and Decision Making

pdf Julie Newman, Yale Office of Sustainability
pdf Hidetsugu Kobayashi, Chairman Research Committee Urban Planning and Design, Hokkaido University
pdf Joachim Brünner, Head Corporate Account Management Research & Education, Siemens AG

Plenary on Energy and CO2 Strategies

pdf Michael Bienias, Director of Estate Management, University of Cambridge
pdf Bill Odell, HOK design team for KAUST Campus
pdf Raphael Llamas, Total Environmental Safety, Bunge Europe

Working Group Workshop Presentations

Working Group I: Award Program will be published soon

Working Group II: Charter and Guidelines

pdf Ariane Koenig, University of Luxembourg
pdf Bojan Baletic, University of Zagreb
pdf Marie-Gabrielle Méry, FONDATERRA France

Working Group III: Financial and Decision Mechanisms will be published soon

Working Group IV: Integrating Education, Research and Facilities

pdf Eddi Omrcen, University of Gothenburg
pdf Karen K. Oates, U.S. National Science Fondation
pdf Milena Rafols, Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya
pdf Clemens Mader, University of Graz
pdf Juan Reiser, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

Networking of Networks Plenary

pdf AASHE: Steve Mital, University of Oregon
pdf AAAS: Kaja Brundiers, Arizona State University
pdf COPERNICUS: Clemens Mader, University of Graz
pdf Asian Networks: Ann Kildahl, University of Hong Kong