The invitation to the official opening event of the Upper Rhine Cluster for Sustainability Research which took place on 22 November 2016 at the University of Freiburg, has been accepted by 130 guests from sciences, politics, economy and society as well as by the representatives of the six associated institutions. All together could enjoy a ceremonious and interesting afternoon.
On October 7 and 8, 2016 the members of the Upper Rhine Cluster for Sustainability Research
met in Freiburg for a kick-off meeting and discussed in group meetings the different axes of the project
(governance; energy, infrastructure & social change; transformation processes & technologies;
resource management; multiculturalism & multilingualism).
Altogether, there were almost 80 researchers from the Upper Rhine region, who aim to strengthen
their collaboration in 15 thematic working groups in the future.