Past Event

SUMASA Annual Spring Symposium: Real World Applications in Sustainability

March 29, 2019
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Low Library, 535 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 Faculty Room, room 207
The annual Sustainable Perspectives Symposium is the Sustainability Management Student Association's (SUMASA) flagship event. The symposium serves as a forum to help sustainability practitioners share best practices and next practices and explore a new theme each year. It is also an opportunity to connect current experts with Columbia’s emerging sustainability leaders. This year's theme is Real World Applications in Sustainability where we will explore how sustainability takes different shapes depending on the industry and the meaning that different stakeholders assign to the word. The symposium will be from 1:00 to 5:00 PM, with a reception to follow. To register for this event, please click on the link above. Speakers include: Ross Bergman – Sustainability Engineer, Humanscale Steve Cohen – Director of the M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University Faith LeGendre – Sr. Circular Economy Strategist, Cisco Derek Noah – Account Manager, TerraCycle Melisa Simic – V.P. Sustainable Finance, ING Capital LLC Hans Schaepman – General Manager, 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge Edmund John Skowronek III – Vice President, Sloane & Company David Steingard – CEO & Co-founder, Laughing Man Coffee

Contact Information

Pamela Vreeland