Panel: Innovation for Oil and Water - Oct 24
- Estelle Carol has forwarded this event.
Saturday, October 24, 2009
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
625 N Kingsbury St
The challenges we face ahead in managing oil and water resources can be daunting. Join us as we explore solutions being developed and other changes and sacrifices that may be necessary.
- Scott Bernstein - President and Co-founder, Center for Neighborhood Technology
- Greg Watson - Senior Advisor for Clean Energy Technology, Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy & Environmental Affairs; Vice President for Sustainable Development, Massachusetts Technology Collaborative
- Henry Henderson - Midwest Program Director, Natural Resources Defense Council (moderator)
Participants will also have the opportunity to learn about Chicago's award-winning Green Alley Program on a tour of the Couch Place green alley with Janet Attarian, Director for the Chicago Department of Transportation Streetscape and Sustainable Design Program.
The tour will begin at 10:00 AM in front of the ABC 7 Chicago television studios (190 North State Street). Space is limited and separate reservations for the tour are required. Reserve your place online, by email, or by calling 312.422.5580.
For more information about the All-Consuming series, visit www.prairie.org/oilandwater or call 312.422.5580.
All-Consuming is sponsored by the
Motorola Foundation, The Boeing Company, and Illinois American Water.
Chicago Public Radio and Illinois Channel are the media sponsors.
Series partners are Archeworks, Blacks in Green, Center for International Studies at the University of Chicago, Center for Neighborhood Technology, Chicago Global Donors Network, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning, Chicago Sustainable Business Alliance, Environmental Law and Policy Center, The Field Museum, Foresight Design Initiative, Illinois Environmental Council, Metropolitan Planning Council, Openlands, The Oriental Institute, and Institute for Environmental Science and Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago.If you need a sign interpreter or require other arrangements to fully participate, please call 312.422.5580. For parking locations near the facility, please visit Chicago Parking Map.com.
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