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Upcoming Seminars & Special Events

November 2019
Fri, Nov 22nd
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Where Science, Innovation, and Civic Engagement Meet

Speaker(s)

  • Beth Noveck

    Dr. Beth Noveck directs the Governance Lab (GovLab) and its MacArthur Research Network on Opening Governance. She is a professor in technology, culture, and society and affiliated faculty at the Center for Urban Science and Progress at New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering and a fellow at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy appointed her as the state’s first chief innovation officer in 2018. She is also a visiting senior faculty fellow at the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University. Previously, Beth served in the White House as the first United States deputy chief technology officer and director of the White House Open Government Initiative under President Obama. UK Prime Minister David Cameron appointed her senior adviser for open government. More Information about Dr. Noveck

    Beth Noveck

    Dr. Beth Noveck directs the Governance Lab (GovLab) and its MacArthur Research Network on Opening Governance. She is a professor in technology, culture, and society and affiliated faculty at the Center for Urban Science and Progress at New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering and a fellow at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy appointed her as the state’s first chief innovation officer in 2018. She is also a visiting senior faculty fellow at the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University. Previously, Beth served in the White House as the first United States deputy chief technology officer and director of the White House Open Government Initiative under President Obama. UK Prime Minister David Cameron appointed her senior adviser for open government. More Information about Dr. Noveck

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm DES Seminar:
Sustainable Productive Chains in the Amazon: A View from on the Ground

Speaker(s)

  • Lilia Marina Assuncao

    Lilia is a researcher based on Manus, Brazil who studies sustainable agricultural practices in the Amazon, especially among indigenous communities.

    Lilia Marina Assuncao

    Lilia is a researcher based on Manus, Brazil who studies sustainable agricultural practices in the Amazon, especially among indigenous communities.

December 2019
Wed, Dec 4th
11:45 am - 12:45 pm EPS Colloquium:
Insights from Ballistic and Grain Flow Modeling of Monogenetic Cone Formation: Inferring Process from Shape

Speaker(s)

  • Karen Bemis

    Dr. Karen Bemis is an Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences as well as an EOAS member.
    More Information about Dr. Bemis

    Karen Bemis

    Dr. Karen Bemis is an Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences as well as an EOAS member.
    More Information about Dr. Bemis

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Bloustein School Lecture:
Accelerating the Transition to a Clean, Equitable, and Resilient Transportation Future

Speaker(s)

  • Vicki Arroyo

    Dr. Vicki Arroyo is the Executive Director of the Georgetown Climate Center which serves as a leading resource to states and communities to curb emissions that cause climate change and to adapt its impacts, as well as a Professor and Assistant Dean at Georgetown University Law Center. She also currently chairs the Transportation Research Board at the National Academies of Sciences, and facilitates the Transportation and Climate Initiative, a regional collaboration of 12 states (including NJ) an DC working to promote a cleaner and more resilient and equitable transportation future. More Information about Dr. Arroyo

    Vicki Arroyo

    Dr. Vicki Arroyo is the Executive Director of the Georgetown Climate Center which serves as a leading resource to states and communities to curb emissions that cause climate change and to adapt its impacts, as well as a Professor and Assistant Dean at Georgetown University Law Center. She also currently chairs the Transportation Research Board at the National Academies of Sciences, and facilitates the Transportation and Climate Initiative, a regional collaboration of 12 states (including NJ) an DC working to promote a cleaner and more resilient and equitable transportation future. More Information about Dr. Arroyo

Thu, Dec 5th
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm E&E Grad Program Seminar:
Our Changing Biosphere: Understanding our Future from the First Principles

Speaker(s)

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