"Transforming towards a sustainable society - challenges and solutions"



About the conference

The Conference „Transforming towards a sustainable society - challenges and solutions” taking place from October 11 to 13, 2023, at KIT Karlsruhe, Germany, will bring together scientists and interested experts from various fields of sustainability-related research, technology, innovation, economy, and politics. The conference is being held in frame of the KIT Science Week 2023.


Sequence of events

The Conference is organized in 5 plenary sessions and 4 groups of parallel sessions.

The topics for the plenary sessions are:

  • Governance and Economy
  • Innovative Energy Technologies
  • Nature Based Solutions
  • Solutions and Resilience
  • Transformation towards a sustainable society

The topics for the 4 groups of parallel sessions are:

  • Behavioural Change
  • Biodiversity
  • Circular Economy
  • Communication and Narratives
  • Energy Economy, Future Business Cases
  • Energy, Raw Materials, Storage
  • Future Mobility Solutions
  • Health and Well-Being
  • International Energy Trading
  • Resilience and the Social Dimension
  • Urban Transformation
  • Water

You can find more information about the program on this site: KIT Science Week



Registration for the conference is available here until September 15, 2023.


More information about this event is available on this website: Scientific Conference KIT