NJHEPS | New Jersey Higher Education Partnership for Sustainability
New Jersey Higher Education
Partnership for Sustainability

Student Sustainability Symposium

  • 02 Apr 2016
  • 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Hosted by Stevens Institute of Technology

Event Description

Innovation of Sustainable Communities is a unique symposium organized by students who are passionate about sustainability. Anyone who shares the same passion with them, is welcome to attend! The symposium will open with a keynote speaker, followed by two panel discussions: “Campus-Driven Innovation” and “Sustainable Innovation in Industry.” The symposium also features a student research poster session in the afternoon, the three best posters receiving awards. The event is sponsored by the New Jersey Higher Education Partnership for Sustainability (www.NJHEPS.org), an organization that promotes sustainability on college campuses, and the NJHEPS Student Leaders. Stevens Institute of Technology has been a member of NJHEPS for many years. The Symposium will be hosted at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, N.J. with support from departments and students across the institution.

Graduate and undergraduate students are welcome to submit their abstract proposals by Monday, March 21, 2016. Submission can be made at Student Sustainability Symposium Poster Submission.

There is no fee to attend this symposium, but registration is required.  REGISTER NOW

Program of the event in below:

 9:30 am - 10:00 am

Registration and Reception

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Carlos Lopez Cano Vieira

10:45 am - 11:30 am

Panel Discussion 1: Campus Driven Innovation

11:30 am - 11:45 am


11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Panel Discussion 2: Sustainable Innovation in Industry

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Lunch and Networking

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Research Posters Exhibition and Networking

2 :45 pm - 3:00 pm

NJHEPS Awards and Closing

The New Jersey Higher Education Partnership for Sustainability
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505 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430
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Email - njheps@gmail.com

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