Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

SLU Urban Futures

is a strategic platform that develops and strengthens transdisciplinary research, education and collaboration in sustainable urban development.


Uppsala Health Summit

Uppsala Health Summit is a recurring international policy arena for dialogue on challenges for health and healthcare, and how we can overcome them. The focus for the summit 2019 is "Healthy Urban Childhoods" . SLU Urban Futures is co-hosting the event together with Petter Åkerblom.

Lab Story: Green Innovation Park Uppsala

Green Innovation Park is a business park where people, academia and companies meet to create innovations for a sustainable future. Initiators are SLU in Uppsala and the real estate company Akademiska Hus. SLU Urban Futures met Sara Brännström and Daniel Bergqvist to hear more about this 'living lab' in a campus environment.

Lab Story: Alnarp Rehab Garden

Alnarp Rehabilitation Garden is one of SLU's living labs and an arena that invites to multi-, inter- and transdisciplinary research and collaboration. SLU Urban Futures met Anna María Pálsdóttir and Vanessa Mårtensson to learn more about this kind of urban laboratory and what kind of impact it can have on the society today and in the future.

Lab Story: Augustenborg

Ekostaden (The Eco City) Augustenborg is one of Sweden's largest urban sustainability projects. SLU Urban Futures met up with researcher Tobias Emilsson to hear more about SLU's role in the Vinnova project 'Testbed for Green-Blue Urban Solutions'.
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