The 6th International Workshop on UI GreenMetric World University Rankings (IWGM 2020)

18 October 2020 | 14:20 Code : 57650 Press Release Workshops
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The 6th International Workshop on UI GreenMetric World University Rankings (IWGM 2020)

The 6th International (Virtual) Workshop on UI GreenMetric World University Ranking was held by the University of Zanjan on 13-15 October 2020. Due to the ongoing global outbreak of the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19), this event was held online.

This year’s International Workshop on UI GreenMetric World University Rankings addressed the theme of “Universities’ Responsibility for Sustainable Development Goals and World’s Complex Challenges”. The workshop provided an excellent platform for the exchange of information and cooperation in maintaining sustainability.

Professor Riri Fitri, Chairperson of UI GreenMetric Ranking of World University, Dr. Seyed Mohsen Najafian, president of the University of Zanjan, Dr. Jamshid Esmaili, MSRT , Director General of the Department of Civil Projects. Oversight, Dr. Hossein Salar Amoli, Head of the Center of International Scientific Cooperation, and Dr. Esmaili Karami Dehkordi, the focal point of the hub of United Nations Academic Impact on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG), all gave their speeches.

The attendees were mostly officials from universities who have shown extraordinary performance in every criterion in UI GreenMetric, environment experts and esteemed representatives from universities (rectors, vice-rectors, sustainability directors, deans, respectful professors). The representatives attending the conference came from 47 countries of the world.