Sustainability Research & Innovation Congress 2022

20-24 June 2022
Online and onsite in Pretoria, South Africa


The Sustainability Research & Innovation (SRI) Congress is the world’s largest transdisciplinary gathering for the global sustainability community.

SRI unites more than 2000 global sustainability research leaders, government and civil society experts, funders and innovators to inspire action and promote a sustainability transformation.

A joint initiative of Future Earth and the Belmont Forum, this truly global, annual event sparks meaningful conversations, provides a platform to share innovative ideas, and creates an inspiring and inclusive space for collaboration and action.

This year, SRI will double in size. Hosted by the Future Africa Institute in Pretoria, South Africa, and online, the second edition of SRI, SRI2022, will offer a program of over 200 interactive sessions, workshops, trainings, networking events, innovation demonstrations, satellite events, and much more. The full program is available here.

SRI2022 is Now Open Access

SRI2022 is Now Open Access

The 2022 Sustainability Research and Innovation Congress (SRI2022) is now open access. Watch over 200 transdisciplinary sessions tackling some of the greatest sustainability challenges and highlighting new knowledge from all over the world. 

SRI2022 Idea Market Winners

SRI2022 Idea Market Winners

Do we know what ideas will have the scalability or innovativeness to combat the most pressing issue of our time, climate change? We believe that...