UTC Site of Symposium on Sustainable Development

"Communities and companies everywhere are searching for solutions that integrate business, social equity and the environment in ways that are both sustainable and profitable." from the "Moving Towards Sustainability" website

The second presentation in a five-part symposium on sustainable development hosted by UTC's College of Engineering and Computer Science will be held Tuesday, September 15.

The seminars will focus on sustainable development issues and will examine specific research and educational opportunities with the city's SMART Park eco-industrial project and other sustainable development initiatives. There is no charge to attend. For more information, contact Dr. Phil Kazemersky, 425-5311, or visit the website at http://www.csc2.org/page35.html

The symposium dates are:

Tuesday, Sept. 15, 4-6 p.m.
Ocoee Room, University Center

A presentation by the Chattanooga Institute will cover sustainable development design, campus greening, and Chattanooga's efforts to be a national living laboratory.

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 4-6 p.m.
Lookout Mtn. Room, University Center

Ken Aupperle, project leader for TEAM Associates, the local engineering firm heading up the SMART Park feasibility study; and Dr. Michael High, president of HITECH, Inc., will discuss the commercial application of theory and the opportunity for University partnerships.

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 4-6 p.m.
Lookout Mtn. Room, University Center

A presentation by the College of Engineering and Computer Science will discuss University partnerships, the SMART park feasibility study activities, and sustainable development research.

Tuesday, Oct. 27, 4-6 p.m.
Hiwassee Room, University Center

A presentation by Grants and Research and the College of Engineering and Computer Science will cover grant and research opportunities and proposal development.

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