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Upcoming Events

Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research
May 13-14, 2014
Washington, DC

View a list of Sustainability-related meetings at The National Academies 

Past Events:

Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability
December 5-6, 2013
Washington, DC

Network for Emerging Leaders in Sustainability
November 12, 2013
Washington, DC
 

Best Practices for Risk-Informed Remedy Selection, Closure, and Post-Closure Control of Contaminated Sites
October 30-31, 2013
Washington, DC


Energy Water Considerations for the Sustainable Reuse and Recycling of Materials
September 10, 2013
Washington, DC

Sustainability for the Nation: Resource Connections & Governance Linkages
July 24, 2013
Davis, CA

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: A Focus on Portland
May 28-29, 2013
Portland, OR



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Roundtable Members

Thomas Graedel (Co-Chair), Clifton R. Musser Professor of Industrial Ecology, Yale University 

Ann M. Bartuska (Co-Chair), Deputy Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Wayne S. Balta, Vice President, Corporate Environmental Affairs and Product Safety, IBM Corporation 
 
Steve Bergman, Principal Regional Geologist, Shell International Exploration & Production Company

Stephen R. Carpenter (NAS), Stephen Alfred Forbes Professor of Zoology, Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
 
David Dzombak (NAE), Walter J. Blenko, Sr. University Professor of Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
 
Paulo Ferrão, Professor, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Technical University of Lisbon

Marco Ferroni,
Executive Director, Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture 

Neil C. Hawkins, Corporate Vice President, Global EH&S and Sustainability, The Dow Chemical Company 

Lek Kadeli, Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency*

Michael Kavanaugh (NAE), Principal, Geosyntec Consultants

Jack Kaye, Associate Director, Research of the Earth Science Division, National Aeronautics and Space Administration* 

Mehmood Khan, Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Global Research and Development, PepsiCo Inc. 

Suzette Kimball, Acting Director, U.S. Geological Survey*

Steven E. Koonin, Director, Center for Urban Science and Progress, New York University 
 
Francis O'Sullivan, Director, MIT Energy Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
Prabhu Pingali, Director, Tata-Cornell Initiative in Agriculture and Nutrition, Cornell University

Paul Sandifer, Senior Science Advisor to the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration*

Dennis Treacy, Executive Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer, Smithfield Foods, Inc. 

B.L. Turner II (NAS), Gilbert F. White Professor of Environment and Society, School of Geographical Sciences, Arizona State University

Michael Webber, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas


Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability, Biographical Information


Staff

Marina Moses, Director, Science and Technology for Sustainability Program

Jennifer Saunders, Program Officer

Dominic Brose, Program Officer

Emi Kameyama, Program Associate

Dylan Richmond, Research Assistant

*Denotes ex-officio member