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SUPEUS Case Study Competition 2023 in Croatia

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13 December 2023 /

The Student Association for Promoting Energy Efficiency (SUPEUS) hosted an inspiring and intellectually stimulating Case Study Competition on December 5th, 2023 at the premises of the Zagreg University (UZ-FCE). This competition, in collaboration with the Horizon 2020 BUS GoCircular project, delved deep into the intricate world of Global Warming Potential (GWP) calculations, igniting insightful discussions and fostering innovative thinking among participants.

The Objective:

The primary goal of this competition was to challenge students to apply their academic knowledge in a practical context, unraveling the complexities of GWP calculations. With sustainability at its core, the competition aimed to encourage critical thinking and problem-solving skills essential for tackling environmental challenges.

Partnership with Horizon 2020 BUS-GoCircular Project:

The collaboration with Horizon 2020 BUS-GoCircular project infused the competition with real-world relevance. Students had the invaluable opportunity to engage with ongoing sustainability initiatives, aligning their ideas with current projects and contributing to the discourse on circular economy practices.

The Competition Format:

Teams of enthusiastic students, representing diverse academic disciplines, participated in the competition. They were tasked with analyzing and proposing strategies to mitigate environmental impacts by assessing GWP across various sectors. The competition fostered an environment of collaboration, where innovative solutions were developed through a multidisciplinary approach.

Key Highlights:

Innovative Solutions: Participants showcased innovative approaches to GWP calculations, emphasizing the importance of reducing carbon footprints across industries.

Knowledge Exchange: Engaging discussions and knowledge sharing sessions provided a platform for students to learn from each other’s unique perspectives and expertise.

Practical Application: The competition allowed students to translate theoretical knowledge into practical solutions, honing their analytical and problem-solving skills.

Impact and Future Prospects:

The SUPEUS Case Study Competition 2023 left a lasting impact on participants, fostering a deeper understanding of GWP calculations and their significance in sustainability practices. Moreover, it laid the groundwork for continued engagement and future initiatives aimed at driving sustainable innovations.

Closing Thoughts:

The success of the SUPEUS Case Study Competition 2023 exemplifies the commitment of the student community towards environmental sustainability. Through collaborative efforts and innovative ideas, students demonstrated their potential to be catalysts for positive change in creating a more sustainable future.