Apr 27 2021

Reaching Carbon Neutrality through Zero-Carbon Initiatives

April 27, 2021

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Address

Chicago, IL 60612

Center for Sustainability and Excellence

Join us on Tuesday, April 27th from 11am-12:30pm for “Reaching Carbon Neutrality through Zero-Carbon Initiatives” an event that brings together academic and corporate sustainability professionals to gain their perspective on how we can accelerate our goals to achieving carbon neutrality through integrating sustainability into research, teaching, and business practices.  A panel discussion with Q&A will follow featuring the four presenters and two UIC business students to take a closer look at climate solutions and learn about what skills and knowledge students need to be equipped with when they leave UIC.

This presentation is a collaboration of the Center for Sustainability and Excellence and the UIC Office of Planning, Sustainability, and Project Management.

 

Agenda

10.45-11.00 Registration

11.00 -11.10 Event Introduction: Nikos Avlonas, President CSE, Adjunct Professor UIC

11.10-11.25  Cynthia Klein-Banai, Assistant Vice-Chancellor and Director of Sustainability, UIC

11.20- 11.30 Özgür Arslan-Ayaydin, PhD is Clinical Professor in the Department of Finance, UIC

11.30 -11.45 Rohini Sengupta (she/her), Senior Manager, Environmental Sustainability, United

11.45-12.00  Joseph C. Santucci, Director on the Board & Anthony Ricordati LEED AP Senior Manager,  F.H. Paschen

12.00-12.30  Panel discussion: A panel discussion with Q&A will follow featuring the four presenters and UIC business students to take a closer look at climate solutions and hear learn about what skills and knowledge students need to be equipped with when they leave UIC.

Panel discussion Coordinators : Cynthia Klein- Banai and Nikos Avlonas

Invitation Links
Please find below the registration link to our ZOOM event!

REGISTER HERE!

Contact

Liz

Date posted

Mar 25, 2021

Date updated

Apr 16, 2021