4th Annual Sustainability Conference-School of Architecture - Carnegie Mellon University

Friday, September 16, 2011

4th Annual Sustainability Conference

22 September, 8:00am-4:00pm, Phipps Conservatory, 1 Schenley Park

On September 22, the Environmental & Water Resources Institute of the ASCE Pittsburgh section (ASCE-EWRI) is pleased to provide you a great platform to get access to the most recent environmental and sustainability topics, and professional networking opportunities.

EWRI will hold the 4th Annual Sustainability Conference in Pittsburgh, the conference will include 9 presentations given by leaders in sustainable and environmental field.

Keynote Speaker:
Michael Krancer, Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Topics:
  1. The Institute of Sustainable Infrastructure's new envision Sustainable Infrastructure Rating System due to be unveiled in 2011
  2. The importance of Housing and Transportation Affordability Index on community development
  3. Marcellus Shale gas extraction and potential impacts

Cost for students: $30, includes breakfast and lunch

Further Details and Registration [Link]