Green Days 2014 – Schedule

PROGRAM

Green Days events are in held in English, are free of charge and open to the public.

Saturday, March 29th
20:30 – 21:30 Pre-Opening Event: Earth Hour 60+ in front of Háskólatorg

green-daysTuesday, April 1st
 11:00 – 14:00 Pre-Opening Event: Information Booths at Háskólatorg from Landvernd and the Electric bike adviser, Gisli Sigurgeirsson.
11:30 – 13:30 Pre-Opening Event: Free Bicycle Tune-up Service in front of Háskólatorg.
12:00 – 13:00 Opening Ceremony in Háskólatorg.

 Wednesday, April 2nd
11:00 – 14:00 Information Booths at Háskólatorg from Landvernd and Hostelling International.
12:00 – 13:00 Short Lectures on Sustainable Urban Planning, Land Use and Buildings. Árnagarður, Lecture room Á-311.
18:30 to 19:30 Keynote Remote Lecture with Victor Dover on Sustainable Cities at Háskólatorg. Lecture room HT-105.
21:00 – 23:00 Short Documentaries and Pub Quiz at the Student Bar (Studentakjallarin).

Thursday, April 3rd
11:00 – 14:00 Information Booths at Háskólatorg from SEEDS and Sorpa.
11:30 – 12:00 Short Lectures on Sustainable Food Production and Composting at the Nordic House.
12:00 to 12:30 No Food Waste Free Lunch at the Nordic House.
12:30 to 13:15 Short Lectures on Food Waste and Urban Food Production at the Nordic House.
16:00 – 17:00 Remote Lecture on Green Infrastructure Evaluation, Performance, and Associated Ecosystem Services at Oddi room O-201 (2nd floor).
17:00-18:00 The opening of a new electrical race car, TS14, on Háskólatorg.

Friday, April 4th
11:00 – 14:00 Information Booths at Háskólatorg from the Icelandic Cyclists’ Federation .(Landssamtök Hjólreiðamanna) and the Electric bike adviser, Gisli Sigurgeirsson.
11:00 to 11:30 Lecture on Women and Green Business. Lögberg room L-201 .
11:30 to 12:00 Lecture by Natturan.is / Nature.is. Lögberg room L-201.
12:00 – 13:00 Short Lectures on Means of transportation, Bike Usage, Air Quality and Quality of life. Oddi, room 106.

14:00 – 18:00 Clothes/Books Swap. Loft Hostel –Bankastræti 7a.
20:00 – 23:00 Concert. Loft Hostel –Bankastræti 7a.

Saturday, April 5th
13:00 – 16:00 Eco-urban Playground: Reykjavík is a game! From Loft Hostel –Bankastræti 7a.
16:00 – 17:00 Award of the Eco-urban Playground: Reykjavík is a game! At Studentakjallarin.
17:00 – 19:00 Movie Screening at Háskólatorg: Growing Cities. Lecture room HT-105.

For a more detailed schedule please visit the following page.

 The Green Days 2014 has been organized by Gaia in collaboration with:

The University of Iceland – The Environment and Natural Resources Interdisciplinary Graduate Programme – SORPA – Nordic House – Red Cross – Salvation Army – The Us embassy – Loft Hostel – Hostelling International–Iceland – SEEDS – Green April.

– Gaia board 2013-2014 – Green Days 2014 – Sustainable Cities –