Monday April 17th 2023 - The iiTSE Research Day on Socio-Ecological Transformations

This Research Day on socio-ecological transformations aims to gather researchers -from PhD students to professors- doing research (explicitly or not) on all dimensions of socio-ecological transformations
It will take place

  • on Monday April 17th
  • from 9:00 to 17:00
  • at the Belgian Royal Library (Gare Centrale)
  • discussion will be held in French and English.

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iiTSE Lunch Break

Let's open a space for debate and reflection, around a sandwich, in a trans and/or interdisciplinary framework.

Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - Variations of Exnovation

The GOSETE project will be discussed during the iiTSE Lunch Break

When: March 22, 2023, from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Doucy Hall (S.12.123)


Tuesday, April 18, 2023 - Interdisciplinarity and practices

Discussions with Marie-Carmen Bex (DDG Innoviris) and Marek Hudon (SBS-EM)

For this episode of the iiTSE Lunch Break, we open the discussion to a practitioner of interdisciplinarity:

Marie-Carmen Bex is Deputy Director of Innoviris.
She has also been an advisor to the strategic coordination of the Belgian concertation on Research, Development and Innovation,
Advisor to the Federal, Interfederal and International Directorate of BELSPO,
She also coordinated the Sustainable Development Unit for ten years.
Her many experiences give her an analysis of the implementation of interdisciplinarity anchored in institutional practice.

Her discussant will be Marek Hudon, professor at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management and president of CEESE (Centre for Economic and Social Studies on the Environment).

When: Tuesday, April 18, 2023 from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: !! New location !! 
S.R42.4.116 (bâtiment de Solvay, sur le campus du Solbosch)

Lunch will be provided, register here

Reflexive seminars

Mondays, May 15 & 22, June 19, 2023 - "Times of crisis" axis

This seminar is organised in three sessions and aims to reflect on the concept of "crisis" impacts socio-ecological transformations

    The first two sessions will involve a cross-disciplinary dialogue between four disciplines (History, Health, Law and Economics) in order to reflect on the effects of the temporality of crisis and emergency and their concrete consequences for socio-ecological transformations. The third session will synthesize the previous exchanges and define a research agenda.

    - Monday 15 May 2023, from 12 noon to 2 pm
    "Health and History" with Catherine Bouland and Nicolas Schroeder
    Flagey Campus Local Co2.4

    - Monday 22 May 2023, from 12 noon to 2 pm
    "Law and Economics" with Chiara Armeni and Tom Bauler
    Campus du Solbosch, building C, 5th floor (Polytech premises)

    - Monday 19 June 2023, from 12 noon to 2 pm
    Synthesis and definition of a research agenda for the axis
    Campus du Solbosch, Solvay building R42.3.110

Please register :