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Panel Discussions
9:10 – 10:10 Sustainable Development  

The Longterm Returns from Water and Sanitation Improvements
Jeffrey Griffiths

Africa’s Turnaround: Towards Sustainable Growth in African Agriculture
William A. Masters

The Use of Novel Information Technologies for Global Disease Surveillance
Elena Naumova

Sustainable Development in Protracted Crises
Peter Walker

Moderated by Peter Uvin

10:30 11:30 Sustainable Cities

Sustainability Policies and Programs in U.S. Cities: What City Governments are Doing and Why
Kent E. Portney

Cardiovascular Health and Near Highway Pollution: The CAFEH Study
Doug Brugge

Maximizing the Benefits of Green Roofs in Urban Landscapes
Colin Mark Orians

Can a Shrinking City be “Sustainable”?
Justin B. Hollander

Moderated by Sheldon Krimsky

1:00 2:00 Sustainable Policy

Linking Farm and Food Policy to Sustainability
Timothy Griffin

The Challenge of Assuring Food Safety for Locally Produced Livestock Products:
The Azuluna Brands Example

George Saperstein

Climate Change Policy: The Role of Economics
Gilbert E. Metcalf

Approaches to Sustainability Evaluation
Richard M. Vogel

Moderated by Christopher Swan

2:00 3:00 Sustainable Technology  

Deployment of Cleaner Energy Technologies
Kelly Sims Gallagher

Sustainable Environmental and Economic Development Based on Analytical Technologies
Albert Robbat, Jr.

Nanocatalysis for Sustainable Energy
Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos

Energy Networks as Enablers of Sustainable Energy Systems
Aleksandar Stanković

Moderated by Linda Abriola

  Cohen Auditorium
Aidekman Arts Center
40 Talbot Avenue
Medford, MA 02155


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