Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 35.30
Liaison Herbert Sinnock
Submission Date July 31, 2012
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Sheridan College (Ontario)
ER-T2-6: Sustainability Events

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Andre Plante
Director Sustainability
Finance and Administration
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Does the institution hold major events related to sustainability, such as conferences, speaker series, or symposia, that have students as the intended audience?:
Yes

A brief description of the event(s):
October 18, 2010
MacDonald-Heaslip Hall, Trafalgar Road Campus, Oakville, ON
Karl Henrik Robèrt Keynote Address: Leading Change: The Role of Applied Colleges in Sustainable Development

Monday, October 18th, 2010. 2-3 pm. Macdonald Heaslip Hall (also known as Sheridan Theatre) Trafalgar Road Campus, Oakville, ON

A 60-minute presentation to Sheridan faculty, staff, students and interested community members:
• Describe: the role of applied colleges in sustainable development and the need to establish common ground as a basis for collective action
• Demonstrate how sustainability can be a driver of collaboration, innovation and value creation for society through business, communities and academic institutions
• Highlight successful examples in the academic field

This presentation was augmented by case studies, specifically work done at BTH (Blekinge Institute of Technology).

Peter Busby, Principal of Busby Perkins+Will will be speaking at Sheridan's Trafalgar Campus
For Immediate Release: March 25, 2010
Oakville, Ontario

Peter Busby, Principal of Busby Perkins+Will will be speaking at Sheridan's Trafalgar Campus in Room J102 on Wednesday, March 31 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. The public is welcome to attend. Mr. Busby heads up one of North America's leading green design firms, and is Chair of the Canada Green Building Council. He is also a member of the Order of Canada.

Mr. Busby will be speaking about his experiences with sustainable design at both the building and community levels, and will be accepting questions towards the end of the session.

2012: Peter Garforth, Garforth International invited to speak about Integrated Energy Master Planning


The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
http://www.sheridancollege.ca/News%20and%20Events/Media%20Releases/Media%20Release%20Archive%202010/Sheridan%20to%20Welcome%20International%20Visionary%20on%20Sustainability.aspx

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