About CEC

What is Circular EELISA Community?

The EELISA Circular Community is an open place that welcome the inclusion of different stakeholders: academics, students, staff members and external actors of the university ecosystem of EELISA universities. At the moment, 7 universities are actively participating:

  • École des Ponts ParisTech
  • Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Istanbul Teknik University
  • Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
  • Universitatea Națională de Știință și Tehnologie POLITEHNICA București
  • Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
  • Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften

EELISA Circular Community members share a common interest and offer or participate in learning, research, innovation, and third mission activities in the European Alliance for Science, Innovation, and Learning in Engineering. In this way, EELISA Circular Communities contribute to a common mission based on solving various challenges around the Circular Economy.


“To develop resources for promoting the incorporation of a mindset that favors the transition to the Circular Economy, addressing the social, citizenship and sustainability competencies of future professionals”


People involved in the Circular EELISA Community share a common vision of higher education’s social responsibilities and strategic role to play in addressing sustainability challenges. EELISA Alliance is a timely opportunity to join forces with the main objective of developing resources for an integral approach towards the Circular Economy by addressing the socio-civic competence