"If there are to be problems, may they come during my life-time so that I can resolve them and give my children the chance of a good life."

Kenyan proverb

"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete."

Buckminster Fuller, philosopher, futurist and global thinker (1895 - 1983)

Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs."

The Report of the U.N. Brundtland Commission, Our Common Future, 1987

Under the patronage:



Opening session

Readiness for transition (presentation by Milka Mumović, Energy Community)


Awards ceremony
Session dedicated to 90 years of Prof. Naim H. Afgan
Invited lecture: Prof. Amela Ajanovic How COVID-19 could change the transport system fundamentally?
Invited lecture: Prof. Poul Ostergaard Energy planning and the transition towards renewable energy systems
Invited lecture: Prof. Marina Babic Mladenovic River Engineering In South East Europe – Benefits And Faults
Invited lecture: Prof. Antonio Piacentino The Hot Issue of Cooling: Switching the Focus from the Technological to the Operational level
Panel: Country Readiness for Energy Transition

Moderator: Prof. Mirza Kušljugić
Prof. Neven Duić
Ph.D. Andrej F. Gubina
Prof. Emmanuel Kakaras
Prof. Natasha Markovska
Ms. Milka Mumović
Prof. Nikola Rajaković
Prof. Igor Vušanović

Closing session


Benchmarking the performance of cities across energy, water and environment systems
related metrics presents an opportunity to trigger policy learning, action, and cooperation to bring cities closer to sustainable development.