Events

Sun
Oct

20

RayDay 2019

3:00 - 6:00 PM, The Farmhouse at Serenbe

This festival, organized by the Ray C. Anderson Foundation, brings together vendors and organizations related to sustainability from all over the Georgia area. Attendees are able to learn about relevant programs and resources and enjoy amenities such as food trucks and beverages. Hosted at Serenbe, this free festival is a beautiful way to gather with colleagues and friends to learn more about and encourage sustainability. The Global Change Program will be tabling at the festival as a main tent exhibit.

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Thu
Oct

24

Living Building Open House

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Kendeda Building

Join us for an open house to celebrate the completion of The Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design and find out what makes it the most sustainable building of its kind in the Southeast. The open house will feature several 45-minute tours and tabling events.

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Thu
Oct

24

Southeastern Energy & Environmental Economics Workshop (Day 1)

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM, CODA Building Room 230

The Southeastern Energy and Environmental Economics Workshop at Georgia Tech will be held October 24-25th, 2019. The workshop focuses on the economic analysis of coupled energy, societal, and environmental systems. Leading economists will present research on topics such as the fast-changing urban and transportation energy infrastructure, energy in the developing world, and the link between energy and health. (Registration is required.)

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Fri
Oct

25

Southeastern Energy & Environmental Economics Workshop (Day 2)

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM, CODA Building Room 230

The Southeastern Energy and Environmental Economics Workshop at Georgia Tech will be held October 24-25th, 2019. The workshop focuses on the economic analysis of coupled energy, societal, and environmental systems. Leading economists will present research on topics such as the fast-changing urban and transportation energy infrastructure, energy in the developing world, and the link between energy and health. (Registration is required.)

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Thu
Nov

7

Georgia Climate Conference (Day 1)

7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Emory Conference Center Hotel

Hosted by the Georgia Climate Project, the 2019 Georgia Climate Conference will bring together nearly 400 leaders and experts from the publc, private, non-profit, and academic sectors to collaborate, raise awareness of work across the state, highlight progress, and identify opportunities to do more.

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Fri
Nov

8

Georgia Climate Conference (Day 2)

8:30 AM - 2:00 PM, Emory Conference Center Hotel

Hosted by the Georgia Climate Project, the 2019 Georgia Climate Conference will bring together nearly 400 leaders and experts from the publc, private, non-profit, and academic sectors to collaborate, raise awareness of work across the state, highlight progress, and identify opportunities to do more.

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Mon
Nov

11

Paul Edwards: "Truth under Siege: Making Climate Knowledge in an Age of Transparency, Skepticism, and Science Denial"

4:00 - 5:30 PM, Hall Building 102

The School of History and Sociology welcomes Dr. Paul Edwards, William J. Perry Fellow in International Security and Senior Research Scholar at Stanford University. Dr. Edwards will give a talk examining the history of environmental data systems in the context of the current US administration’s assault on environmental science.

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Fri
Nov

20

Dan Poneman: "Double Jeopardy: Combating Nuclear Terror and Climate Change."

TBA

The Global Change Program is co-hosting a public talk by Dan Poneman, former Dep. Secretary of Energy, on his new book entitled, "Double Jeopardy: Combating Nuclear Terror and Climate Change." Liz Sherwood-Randall and Adam N. Stulberg will be hosting.

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