The Zero Carbon Conference for Students is a four-day international conference and networking event for high school, vocational school and university students. The event will be held online 22-25 February 2022 at 10-12 Eastern European Time (17-19 Japanese Time) each day.

The conference will focus on ways to reduce carbon emissions within four themes:

  • climate change
  • circular economy
  • micro plastics
  • forest resources

The conference will include presentations by experts and students from around the world. The conference is free of charge and can be attended via Zoom and ENO YouTube playlist.

Programme and speakers

The speakers include professionals from Japan, Finland, Malaysia and Greece. The student speakers represent, for example, Spain, Peru, Japan, Kenya, North Macedonia and Lithuania. Please see the speakers and their profiles from the Speakers page.


ZCCS Info for participants internet

ZCCS Quick Padlet guide


The conference is organised by the Nagano Prefectural Government, Karelia University of Applied Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Riveria North Karelia Municipal Vocational Education and Training Consortium, and ENO Schoolnet Association as part of a project funded by the European Regional Development Fund and North Karelia Regional Council.


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