2013 annual sustainability conferenceconference schedule

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Schedule for Friday, September 27, 2013

7:45
Registration in UTLC Lobby & Breakfast* in Architecture Gallery A-210
8:30
Welcome/Reflection/Keynote Intro- A-200 ARCH. AUDITORIUM
8:45
MORNING KEYNOTE: William Spratley- Green Energy Ohio- A-200 ARCH
9:45
BREAK
T-429
A-200
T-410
A-147
T-221
LEAR AUDITORIUM
CLASSROOM
ARCH. AUDITORIUM
CLASSROOM
COMPUTER LAB
People
Profit
Planet
Renewables
Workshops
9:55
1A - Green Students
1B - EE = $ Savings
1C - Urban Gardens
1D - Recycling
1E - Portfolio Mgr.
"Sustainable Campus & Community Events by Student Organizations" Anthony Offak & Lauren Pedigo
"Maximize Energy Efficiency in Office Buildings" Dick Green
"Strategies for Maximizing Productivity from Community Urban Gardens" Fay Hansen
"The Value of Recycling" Kerrin O’Brien
Portfolio Manager-Workshop Steve Bell
"Solar Detroit: Going Beyond Net Zero" 
Michael Paciero & Nathan Vader
“Sustainable Design within the Commercial Building Process” Shariq Ali
"Lafayette Greens: Urban Gardening in Detroit's Central Business District"
Gwen Meyer
10:55
BREAK
11:05
2A - Green Communities
2B - Financing EE & RE
2C - Case Study
2D - Reuse
2E - Portfolio
"Actioniirs-- A Fun Way to Go Green"
Jacob Corvidae
"PACE: Financing Efficiency and Renewables for Businesses and Non-Profits"
Alexis Blizman
"Establishing Hope House in Detroit"
Patty Gillis & Celeste Novak
"Reclaimed Wood in SE Michigan"
Jessica Simons & Bob Chapman
Portfolio Manager-Workshop Steve Bell
12:05
LUNCH*: LTU (10-12 min.) Michigan IPL Salutations (10-12 min.)
Energy News from the State & Beyond  - UTLC Gallery
1:10
3A - Green Individuals
3B - Lighting Savings
3C - Green Certifications
3D - Solar-Local
3E - Portfolio Manager Workshop
"It Takes a Village to Raise an Environmental Steward" 
Michele Arquette-Palermo
"Achieving Long Term Lighting Benefits " Stefan Graf
"Introduction to the Living Building Challenge."™
Brett Little
"Michigan Solar Initiative"
Mark Clevey
"Michigan Solar Initiative"
Mark Clevey
“Community Solar in Michigan”
David Konkle
BREAK
4A - Green Theologians
4B - EE Programs
4C - Farms/Advocacy
4D - Solar-Global
2:20
Faith & Ecology: Interfaith Perspectives Panel
 Raman Singh,
Sridar Sivaraman & Huda Alkaff
“Impact and Trends of Energy Efficiency Programs”  Sam Flanery

"Less=More: Restoring the Balance to Michigan's Farming Landscape"  Lynn Henning
"Bringing Light to Dark Places" John Barrie
3:30
AFTERNOON KEYNOTE: Terry Gips-Sustainability Associates - A-200 ARCH AUDITORIUM
4:30-5:00
AFTERGLOW NETWORKING/RAFFLE/GREEN EXPO & SNACK* - Architecture Gallery A-210

*Breakfast, lunch and snack are included when Friday’s Conference Fee is paid


Schedule for Saturday, September 28, 2013

   “All Saturday events are FREE FOR EVERYONE!  Food is available for a fee.

Enjoy an all-you can eat lunch available for only $7.50 per person (payable at the door) at the ‘Real Food on Campus’ cafeteria in the Buell Building (across the quad from the UTLC).”                

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