Impact Case Studies
Helping research and practice come together to tell their story.
Here are just some examples of the true impact of research in the real world.
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Action on the Sustainable Development Goals could be boosted by combining transformative learning and management approaches to sustainability issues. Researchers at the University of Torino, Italy, demonstrated that students taught in this learning environment developed skills in leadership, design and business modelling that helped them take decisions and create actions on sustainability problems.Read Article
Through their InstaBooth project, Dr Mirko Guaralda and colleagues from Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, have given communities around the world an interactive platform to shape the development of their cities.Read Article
Associate Professor Beth Choate and Assistant Professor Brittany Davis – from the Environmental Science & Sustainability department at Allegheny College – along with 20 second-year majors, have led a project to reduce bottled water usage on their campus. The Problem Humankind’s continuous reliance on bottled water over the past 30 years has become a major …Read Article
We believe our role is to help researchers tell their story in a more meaningful way which is why we have created the Real Impact Showcase Book. Read the inspirational stories of our Real Impact Award 2018 winners and highly commended entries and the commitment they have to creating real change in the real world. …View Link
A long-standing relationship between Royal FloraHolland and Rotterdam School of Management has led to a new era in smart markets. By improving the decision making process through valuable insight and Big Data analytics, the auction cooperative has been able to optimise profitability and efficiency in any auction day.Read Article
An interdisciplinary, cross-country team of researchers are tackling the issue of trafficking in human beings (THB) head on by, offering businesses in the hospitality and tourism sector a practical toolkit for combatting and mitigating their risk of involvement in THB.Read Article