October 13, 2017
Forging University-Municipality Partnerships Towards Urban Sustainability
About the Conference
The 2017 Hixon Center for Urban Ecology’s annual conference will be co-convened by the City of New Haven and Yale’s Office of Sustainability. Leaders from universities and their host cities will discuss how municipalities and universities can work together to achieve sustainability goals.
Location: Burke Auditorium, Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511.
This event is free and open to the public.
The conferences thematic panels with speakers representing campus and municipalities include:
1) Transportation (Mass Transit and Bicycling)
2) Stormwater, Flood Management and Resilience
3) Climate Action
4) Leadership (Mayors and University Presidents)