Bhubaneswar, Nov 20(LocalWire) Xavier School of Sustainability(XSoS) hosted its fourth edition of XUB Sustainability Summit at Xavier University, Bhubaneswar recently.
The theme of this year’s summit was ‘Mainstreaming Sustainability: Role of Education and Reporting’.
The core agenda of the summit was to emphasize the need to mainstream sustainability in management education and especially within the academic fraternity.
The summit holds importance in the background of the Sustainable Development Goals, adopted in 2015 by the United Nations’ General Assembly, where the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development clearly reflects this vision of the importance of an appropriate educational response.
The 4th Annual XSoS Sustainability Summit 2018, with 19 speakers and delegates, was inaugurated by XUB registrar Father. E.A Augustine.
“Sustainability lies not only in the way we define it but also practice it,” said Father Augustine.
XUB is India’s first digital University and an institution of higher learning for imparting professional and technical education.