Sustainability Seminar Series

The Hugo Neu Corporation Sustainability Seminar Series is a weekly lecture organized by the sustainability management master's program. The series will host twelve speakers in the Spring 2024 semester. It is sponsored by the Hugo Neu Corporation, jointly sponsored by Geosyntec Consultants and WSP, and co-sponsored by Brown and Caldwell, DewberryH2M architects + engineers, Lozier Inc., and The Catalyst Group.

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2024 Spring Sustainability Seminar Series

The seminar series takes place on Tuesdays between 5:00 and 6:00 p.m. Attendance is free. The series will be offered as a live webcast via Zoom.

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January 30

Eric Amundsen | Geosyntec Consultants

The Increasing Importance of Environmental Life Cycle Assessments

February 6

Leslie Brunell ’86 M.Eng. ’90 Ph.D. ’96 | Institute of Sustainable Infrastructure

Sustainable Infrastructure and the Role of Envision

February 13

Mark Drozdov | Lozier Inc.

Introduction to Leading Indicators

February 20

Jennifer Dudgeon | Aspen Technology, Inc.

Launching a Corporate Sustainability Program

February 27

Birnur Aral M.Eng. ’90 Ph.D. ’96 | Founder, Aral-Nehrozoglu Advisory LLC and Research Scientist, Stevens Institute of Technology

Eco-Credible or Incredible? Deciphering Green Marketing Claims

March 5

Jonathan Gordan | City of Newark Sustainability Office

Newark — Climate Change and Heat

March 19

Rupali Datta | Michigan Technological University

Sustainable Remediation Technologies for Lead in Urban Soils

March 26

Nicole Miller | MnM Consulting

Mitigating the Effects of Climate Change on Environmental Justice Communities

April 2

Steve Eget M.Eng. ’04 | WSP USA

Decarbonizing Public Infrastructure Projects

April 9

Katie Stone | H2M architects + engineers

Sustainable Design in Public Facilities

April 16

Bill Moore ’73 | Moore & Associates

Sustainability Education and Talent for the Field

April 23

Benjamin Von Wong | Artist, Activist and Photographer

Transforming Perceptions: Unforgettable Art for Environmental Change

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Watch Our Seminars on YouTube

View the recordings of our past seminars on the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science's YouTube channel.