SGA Sustainability Forum: Transportation Edition

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday November 21, 2013
      5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Ford ES&T Building, Room L1205
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  • Fee(s):
    Free
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Contact

Alison Sillins

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Area experts will talk about transportation and sustainability in the Atlanta region.

Full Summary: Area experts will talk about transportation and sustainability in the Atlanta region.

The Student Government Association's sustainability committee will host its fall sustainability forum with a panel of area experts.

This semester we will be hearing from our keynote speaker, Nate Conable, the Director of Transit and Transportation for the Atlanta Beltline. Conable has planned complex transportation projects in Atlanta with MARTA, GDOT and the Beltline and even better he is a fellow Yellow Jacket with a master’s degree in City Planning and Science from GT.

The event will also feeature Dan Hourigan (Director of Transportation and Sustainability at the Midtown Alliance), Tim Welch (Assistant Professor of City and Regional Planning at GT), Howard Wertheimer (Director of GT Capital Space Planning and Management) and Lance Lunsway (Director of Parking and Transportation at GT).

Refreshments have been generously donated by Fresh Market.

The forum will be Thursday 11/21 in the Ford ES&T Building room L1205. We will have refreshments at 6 pm and the forum from 6:30-8pm. Whether you are interested in hearing about sustainability initiatives on campus, transportation systems in Atlanta, meeting environmentally-conscious members of our community, or engaging with experienced panelists, this event is sure to be informative and exciting! Here is the Facebook page for the forum.

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
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Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium, Student sponsored
Keywords
Atlanta BeltLine, Green Buzz, sga, sustainability
Status
  • Created By: Kristen Bailey
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Nov 18, 2013 - 5:40am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:23pm