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Choices: How Everyday Decisions Can Make a Lasting Impact Day 2
February 7, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pmFree
Choices: How Everyday Decisions Can Make a Lasting Impact DAY 2
Interested in sustainable business strategies in New York City?
Join the Sustainable Cities Club of The New School and business leaders of Wyndham hotels, Jones Lang Lasalle, Telepan restaurant and Heplsy fashion to discuss where New York City stands as a sustainable city, what opportunities exist to fill a market demand and how we form municipal policies to increase the City’s sustainability and resiliency.
Keynote Address: Michelle DePass, Dean of Milano
Fashion Industry: Rachel Kibbe, founder of Helpsy
Construction: Erika White, Senior Associate, Strategy and Business Development, Tri-State Region Jones Lang Lasalle,
Restaurant Industry: Bill Telepan, owner of Telepan restaurant, and Executive Chef of Wellness in the Schools
Hotel: To be announced
Moderators of our Roundtable Discussion:
Rick McGahey, Professor of Professional Practice and Director of Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management
Timon McPhearson, Associate Professor of Urban Ecology
Closing Remarks by Mary Watson, Dean of NSPE and Tokumbo Shobowale, COO of The New School
This event is cosponsored by Tishman Environmental Design Center, Environmental Policy and Sustainable Management Program, Milano and the USS.
Cost: Free, but registration is required