On Thursday 29 April 2021, the Faculty of Business and Economics hosted its first ever online edition of the Business Update session ‘Why sustainability is inevitable?’. The general consensus of the evening was not that we should ask ourselves if and why sustainability is inevitable, but that it simply already is! Stakeholder expectations are high, and sustainability is key for all businesses to create added-value and to ensure long-term success.

An app with smart software and artificial intelligence that can prepare a visit to the doctor or hospital as best as possible? Introducing Bingli! Tom Van De Putte, alumnus Business Economics, has been working on the development of the app since 2015. Due to the coronavirus an ‘isolated’ COVID version was created in record time. Soon, the UZA will have the scoop to be the first emergency department to work with Bingli.