Veranstaltung | Berlin International Week

»Sustainability and Responsibility in the 21st Century«

The Berlin International Week (BIW) with the topic of sustainability and responsibility in the 21st century will take place between 30 October and 11 November 2020 online and at the Lichtenberg Campus of the HWR Berlin.



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Access data to the online events please see below


Institut für Nachhaltigkeit (INa) of the HWR Berlin

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Berlin International Week 2020

30.10.-11.11.: Berlin International week at the HWR Berlin. Photo: © Leonardo Patrizi/iStock/Getty Images Plus

International lectures on sustainability and responsibility

The Berlin International Week (BIW) enables students to dive deep into the topic of sustainability and responsibility through practice-oriented projects and allows them to attend international lectures taught by teachers from different parts of the world. Furthermore, students get to work on real-life challenges provided by real companies, NGOs and non-profit organizations. 

Online-events open to everyone

In the framework of the Berlin International Week the following online events will be open to everyone:

Panel discussion:

Sustainability challenges in the 21st century
Implications of the Corona virus for (corporate) responsibility and sustainability

Friday, 6 November 2020, 1.30 pm–3.00 pm 



  • Prof. Dr. Silke Bustamante
    Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin

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The panel discussion is accessible via Zoom:

Meeting-ID: 843 5257 5958
Password: SkWWj5

Opening event of the BIW

Friday, 30 October 2020, 2.00pm – 5.00 pm

  • Welcome note
    Prof. Dr. Andreas Zaby, President of the Berlin School of Economics and Law
  • Keynote
    Dr. Katja Frieler, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
  • Perspectives on Sustainability
    Prof. Dr. Silke Bustamante, Berlin School of Economics and Law
  • Corporate Talk

Access to the livestream

The opening event will be available as a livestream: