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, 5 universities are actively participating:

  • Istanbul Technical University.
  • Polytechnic University of Madrid.
  • Universitatea POLITEHNICA din Bucureşti.
  • Sant’ Anna Scuola Universitaria Superiore Pisa.
  • École Des Ponts ParisTech.

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 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 Circular EELISA Community share a common vision of the 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 Circular Economy by addressing the socio-civic competence