Life Cycle and Systems Innovation: A Sustainable Engineering Short Course

Sustainability Short Course
July 30-31, 2013
Marquette University
Engineering Hall, Room 323
Milwaukee, WI
MULTIPLE SPEAKERS FROM INDUSTRY AND ACADEMIA, WITH PRESENTATIONS COVERING:

Keynote speaker:

Dr. Braden Allenby

Dr. Braden Allenby
Professor
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ

Course Speakers and Presentations

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Braden Allenby, Ph.D.
Arizona State University
Keynote Address: Sustainability and Industrial Ecology
Closing Address: Corporate Responsibility

John Mourand, P.E.
Briggs & Stratton
LCA of a Lawn Mower: A Case Study

Angela Fisher
General Electric
Design for Environment and Life Cycle Thinking in Practice

Melissa Zgola
Quantis International
LCA and Design for Environment Tools

Ron Voglewede
Whirlpool
Sustainable Innovation at Whirlpool

Matt Seib and Allen Williams
Marquette University
Addressing Wastewater Treatment with Systems Thinking

Noelle Brigham
SC Johnson
Hard copy presentation available in course folder

Marco Ugarte, Ph.D., CPIM, CSCP, CQIA
MillerCoors
Sustainable Strategy at MillerCoors

Callan Schoonenberg
Eaton Corporation
LC Thinking
Megatrends

Brooke Mayer, Ph.D., P.E.
Marquette University
LCA Fundamentals

Who should attend:

Location:
The course will be held at:
Engineering Hall, Room 323
Marquette University
1637 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53233
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Lodging:
A block of rooms has been reserved at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Milwaukee for July 29-13, 2013. The special room rate of $139/night will be available untily July 9th or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first. Click here for additional information.

Cost:
Standard registration = $675
Student registration = $300 ( Student registration provides verified full-time college student attendees with access to all lectures and exhibitor space, lunches and a copy of all course handout material. Student's faculty advisers will be contacted to verify full-time enrollment in good standing.)
Speakers = no charge

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About the course
The course will introduce engineers, students, academics and leaders in industry to Life Cycle and Systems thinking as tools for innovating idfferentiated design solutions with reduced environmental impacts. The short course format will consist of 30-45 minute lectures from experts followed by engaging facilitated discussions wherein participants can debate, network and share best practices for achieving sustainability via innovative engineering solutions.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information contact:

Dr. Brooke Mayer, P.E.
e-mail
phone: 414-288-2161


COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

Contact us

College of Engineering
1515 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233

Dean's office: (414) 288-6591
Prospective students: (414) 288-7302
Academic Advising Center: (414) 288-6000
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