Eco Summer Camp - Lassalle Institut

Eco Summer Camp

From wild consumption
to responsible engagement

Speakers & Workshop Leaders @Eco Summer Camp


Below you find an overview of all speakers and workshop leaders. You can find them on the official website too. The list is not final yet.

Dr. Sabin Bieri

University of Bern

Director, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

Head of Socio-Economic Transitions Cluster


Prof. Dr. Gaël Giraud SJ

Senior researcher | CNRS


Dr. Monika Griefahn

Former Minister of the Environment of Lower Saxony and co-founder of Cradle to Cradle design


Max Schachinger

Member of the Supervisory Board of Schachinger Logistik (Austria)

Former CEO of Schachinger Logistik


Prof. Dr. Ranka Junge

Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) 

Institute of Natural Resource Sciences (IUNR)


Ursula Popp

Instructor and meditation coach,


Maria Bliklen

psychotherapist and facilitator,


Seline Friedli

Responsible for Carbon conversation

Fastenaktion «Ending hunger together»


André Frei

Chairman of Sustainability of Partners Group and former CEO  

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P. Martin Föhn SJ

Jesuit priest and spiritual mentor (


Dr. Eva Spehn

Swiss Academy of Scienes

Swiss Biodiversity Forum & IPBES-CH


Dr. Thomas Nemecek

Deputy Leader of the Life Cycle Assessment Research Group

Agroscope, Zurich, Switzerland


Dr. Lilla Gurtner

University of Bern

Cognitive Psychologist (Postdoctoral researcher),

Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)


Dr. Elina Christes

Board Member of PAN Switzerland (Physicians association for nutrition)


Prof. Dr. Michael Braungart

Founder and scientific CEO of EPEA (Environmental Protection Encouragement Agency)

and founder of Cradle to Cradle (circular economy)


Martin Kirchner

Founder of Pioneers of Change


Christian Felber

Book author, University lecturer, Initiator of the "Gemeinwohl-Ökonomie" (economy of the common good)


Dr. Alexander Schieffer

Co-Founder, TRANS4M Center for Integral Development; Co-Founder, Home for Humanity; Co-Series Editor of Routledge Transformation and Innovation Book Series; Lecturer, University of St. Gallen; Spiritual Poet-Performer


Paulina Jantos

Network Manager – Education for Sustainable Development, Global Core Team Lead at Home for Humanity


Karthik Rajmohan

Sound and Movement Artist


Pedro Walpole SJ

Director of Research at the Institute of Environmental Science for Social Change, Philippines


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