Category:IFS Conferences

October 3rd, 2014

Sustainable Packaging Symposium 2014
(SPS ’14)

By Idell Bryan | Comments (0)

SPS’14 focuses on the impact of processes on natural resources, technology innovations, consumer mindsets, and economic interest in new biopolymers.

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January 13th, 2012

Carbon Management Technology Conference

By Jason Lewis | Comments (0)
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You still have time to register for the 2012 Carbon Management Technology Conference, held 7-9 February in Orlando, Florida, at the Caribe Royale Hotel and Convention Center.
Register by Monday, 16 January to take advantage of early registration rates!

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December 14th, 2011

Sustainable Packaging Symposium

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This year’s Sustainable Packaging Symposium (SPS) celebrates the optimized package. Our program theme – “Advancing Sustainable Supply Chains with Optimized Packaging” – addresses a critical goal of Consumer Packaged Goods manufacturers worldwide, and offers actionable best practices, tools and strategies for achieving more sustainable supply chains.

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July 22nd, 2011

2011 International Congress on Energy: Sustaining Supplies

By John Vasko | Comments (0)

The second annual International Congress on Energy commences October 16 the the Minneapolis Convention Center. It’s organized by the Center of Energy Initiatives (CEI), the Institute for Sustainability (IFS), the Society for Biological Engineering (SBE) and AIChE.

The congress feature more than 100 sessions related to technology, markets, business strategies and […]

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June 6th, 2011

A Darker Shade of Green: Greening the 2011 AIChE IfS Pacific Northwest Conference on Sustainability

By Alessandra Carreon | Comments (0)
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The Puget Sound local section of AIChE held its second annual regional conference on sustainability for the Pacific Northwest from April 29 – May 1, 2011. Aside from offering technical programming on sustainability and environmental stewardship-related topics, conference organizers implemented sustainable event planning measures and ensured registrants acknowledged a “green […]

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March 23rd, 2011

Jim Hanna of Starbucks Discusses Sustainability and the Anatomy of a Starbucks Cup

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Jim Hanna

Jim Hanna is the Director of Environmental Impact at Starbucks. He was one of many speakers that attended the 2011 Sustainable Packaging Symposium March 16-18th at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, IL. In the video to the right, Jim Hanna provides a brief overview on the anatomy […]

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January 31st, 2011

ICOSSE 2011: Columbia University’s Huiming Yin Discusses His Research About the Design Efficiency of Solar Roofing Panels

By Michelle Nguyen | Comments (0)
Huiming Yin

Huiming Yin is an Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at Columbia University. He discussed his research “Design Efficiency Prediction of a Multifunctional Solar Roofing Panel” with ChEnected at the Second International Congress on Sustainability Science and Engineering (ICOSSE).  Watch the interview in the video located in the […]

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January 28th, 2011

ICOSSE 2011: Bruce Douglas Discusses the Integration of Sustainable Design in Campus Architecture

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Bruce Douglas

Bruce Douglas is the Vice President at Stone Environmental, and he and his team have been working with the West Valley Campus of the College of the Desert to integrate sustainable design within the architecture of the campus. Douglas emphasizes that this application of sustainable design can extend beyond college […]

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