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© 2015

Sustainable Development, Knowledge Society and Smart Future Manufacturing Technologies

  • Walter Leal Filho
  • Arnolds Úbelis
  • Dina Bērziņa
Book

Part of the World Sustainability Series book series (WSUSE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Plenary Lectures and Invited Contributions: Sustainable Development, Knowledge Society and Knowledge-based Economy—Policy of Education, Research, and Technological Development

  3. Plenary Lectures and Invited Contributions: Worldwide Expertise and Expectations: Sustainable Development and Future Smart Manufacturing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. P. Queipo, D. Gonzalez, A. Reinhardt, T. Zadrozny, M. Cioffi, A. Bianchin et al.
      Pages 73-79
    3. Janis Gravitis, Valery Ozols-Kalnins, Arnis Kokorevics, Janis Abolins, Silvija Kukle, Anna Putnina et al.
      Pages 125-147
    4. Daiva Jakutyte-Walangitang, Jessen Page, Olivier Pol, Ralf-Roman Schmidt, Ursula Mollay
      Pages 149-161
    5. Amalia Zucaro, Maddalena Ripa, Salvatore Mellino, Marco Ascione, Sergio Ulgiati
      Pages 179-197
    6. Janis Abolins, Janis Gravitis
      Pages 199-206
  4. Invited Articles from Contributors to Poster Sessions of the Conference: Social Corporate Responsibility and Environment

About this book

Introduction

The book contributes to a better understanding of the role of knowledge societies in achieving sustainability. It is based on the conference with the same title held in Riga, which brought together experts from Europe and the rest of the world. The book highlights sustainable development in relation to the knowledge society and smart future manufacturing technologies, and it helps provide a better understanding of the interplay between sustainable development and knowledge society issues, and how these could lead to a better future.

Keywords

Campus Greening Conference on Education for Sustainable Development Education for Sustainable Development Second Baltic Conf. on Edu. for Sustainable Development Sustainability Research Sustainability Teaching Sustainable Development University Programmes

Editors and affiliations

  • Walter Leal Filho
    • 1
  • Arnolds Úbelis
    • 2
  • Dina Bērziņa
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Environmental ScienceHAW HamburgHamburgGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Atomic Physics and SpectroscopyUniversity of LatviaRigaLatvia
  3. 3.Institute of Atomic Physics and SpectroscopyUniversity of LatviaRigaLatvia

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