Dr Pere Fullana

Position

Director of the UNESCO Chair in Life Cycle and Climate Change – Researcher

Qualifications

PhD in Industrial Engineering (URL) – Caja Madrid Award
Industrial Engineer (UAB)
Chemical Engineer (IQS) – Award for Best BDFP in 1988

Biography

Pere Fullana i Palmer was the codirector of the postgraduate course in Environmental Management in Companies (UPF). He is now a lecturer for the master’s degree in Waste Management (UPM) and a coordinator for the master’s in Environmental Management (USJ) and a member of its Doctorate Committee.

He won an award for Best Scientific Contribution (World Life Cycle Congress, 2009), was a finalist for the Europa Innova Award in 2008, was nominated for the European Sustainable Energy Award in 2013 (European Commission), won the Environment Award in 2008 and was given a Mention of Energy Excellence in 2013 (Catalan Government).

Subjects they teach

Subject
Programme
Typology

Sustainability Management

Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and Marketing

Elective

Programme:
Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and Marketing

Description

The new paradigm of the Circular Economy. Introduction to the lifecycle perspective as a mechanism for assessing the environmental impact of production systems. Ecodesign and green marketing. Integrated waste management. Analysis of integrated social value.

Learning Outcomes

Ability to distinguish, select and apply the main methodologies for assessing and improving the nature and the environmental communication of goods and services. Judging and assessing the internalisation of sustainability in the business world.

Code:
40311

Créditos:
4 ECTS

Language:
English

Type of subject: Elective

Syllabus