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Upcoming Events

View a list of Sustainability-related meetings at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Recent Events

Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability
January 30-31, 2017, Washington, DC

Meeting 4: Housing, Health, and Homelessness: Evaluating the Evidence

January 26-27, 2017, Washington, DC

Sustainability at the National Academies
September 26, 2016, Washington, DC

Roundtable Members

David Dzombak (Co-Chair) (NAE), Hamerschlag University Professor and Department Head, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Lynn Scarlett (Co-Chair), Managing Director for Public Policy, The Nature Conservancy

Ann Bartuska, Deputy Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture*

Steve Bergman
, Principal Regional Geologist, Shell International Exploration & Production Company (ret.)
William Colglazier, Visiting Scientist and Senior Scholar, American Association for the Advancement of Science

France Córdova, Director, National Science Foundation*

Ana Diez Roux (NAM), Dean and Distinguished Professor of Epidemiology, Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health

Paulo Ferrão
, President, Board of Directors of Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia; Professor, Instituto Superior Tecnico, University of Lisbon

Barry Gold, Environmental Program Director, Walton Family Foundation

Marilu Hastings, Vice President, Sustainability Program, Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation

Michael Kavanaugh (NAE), Senior Principal, Geosyntec Consultants

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

Suzette Kimball, Senior Advisor, U.S. Geological Survey*

Steven E. Koonin (NAS), Director, Center for Urban Science and Progress, New York University 
Francis O'Sullivan, Director of Research, MIT Energy Initiative and Senior lecturer, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Prabhu Pingali (NAS), Director, Tata-Cornell Initiative in Agriculture and Nutrition, Cornell University

Donald Scavia, Graham Family Professor of Sustainability and Director of the Graham Sustainability Institute, University of Michigan

Vaughan Turekian, Science and Technology Advisor to the Secretary, U.S. Department of State*

Cyrus Wadia, Vice President, Sustainable Business and Innovation, Nike, Inc.

Michael Webber, Deputy Director of the Energy Institute, Josey  Centennial Fellow in Energy Resources, and Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability, Biographical Information


Jerry L. Miller, Director, Science and Technology for Sustainability Program

Michael Dorsey
, Senior Program Officer

Emi Kameyama, Associate Program Officer

Nicole Lehmer, Senior Program Assistant

*Denotes ex-officio member