Virtualni dogodek »Open Education for SDG7: Affordable and Clean Energy«

The EN-LITE Society is co-organising the virtual event titled Open Education for SDG7: Affordable and clean energy, together with the Open Education for a Better World global mentoring program and as part of the OE4BW 2020 Yearly Eduscope.

Confirmed speakers:

Welcome address by the OE4BW Chairs: prof. dr. Tanja Urbančič (University of Nova Gorica), Mitja Jermol (UNESCO Chair on Open Technologies for OER and Open Learning)

1st - policy panel:

Silvo Škornik, Ministry of Infrastructure, Slovenia;

Joachim Balke, DG ENER, European Commission;

Roberta Quadrelli, Energy Data Centre, International Energy Agency

2nd – experts panel:

Advancing sustainable energy and climate action through open online learning. Curt Newton, MIT OpenCourseWare and MIT Climate, U.S.A.

Statistical data supporting energy related education and decision-making.  Mojca Suvorov, SURS – Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia.

Importance of ecosystem approach to open education. Prof. dr. Ebba Ossiannilsson, International Council for Open and Distance Education, Sweden.

Prosumers of the Energy Union (a H2020 project view on the importance of bringing citizens to the center of promoting a sustainable energy transition). Dr. Inês Campos, FC.ID, Portugal.

Energy sector skills needed for the 21st Century (and how can OER help filling the gap). Dr. Inge de Waard, EIT InnoEnergy, Belgium.

How to license Open Educational Resources - case of the SDG7 Hub projects. Jennryn Wetzler, Creative Commons, U.S.A.

3rd - projects panel:

iEnergy Open Library. Developer: Mojca Drevenšek, EN-LITE Society for strengthening energy literacy and Consensus Communications. Co-mentors: Prof. Ebba Ossiannilsson, ICDE, Sweden, and Dr. Inge de Waard, EIT InnoEnergy, Belgium.

History of transport. Developer: Prof. Satwant Balse, V.G. Vaze College, Mumbai, India. Mentor: Prof. Mostafa A. Kamal, Bangladesh Open University.

Meet the World of energy. Developer: Melita Lenošek Kavčič (GEN Group, Slovenia)Co-mentors: Dr. Tanja Draksler Zdolšek, Institute Jozef Stefan, Slovenia, and Mahmoud Max Wardeh, Loughborough University, UK.

Inquiry and concept-based pedagogy in education for sustainable development. Developer: Sumit Nair, Karlskrona Internationella Grundskola, Sweden. Mentor: Joost Groot Kormelink, TU Delft, The Netherleands.

The event will be facilitated by: Jennryn Wetzler and Mojca Drevenšek (SDG7 Hub co-coordinators).

Free registration and program details here: Participants are welcomed to join the discussion via chat line.

The event will also be live-streamed (, Live-stream section) but in this case the participants cannot join the discussion.

More information about the OE4BW SDG7 Hub energy-related projects, supporting the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goal Nr. 7 (Affordable and Clean Energy) through open education: