Urban Dialogue of Critical Environmental Issues

Millenium Park, Chicago

Urban Dialogue of Critical Environmental Issues

A Discussion of Infrastructure, Metabolism, and Human Dimensions of Cities

January 18, 2013

Schedule of Events

8:30am to 8:45am

Welcome & Introduction

Professor Gabroury Benoit

Yale School of Foresty & Environmental Studies
8:45am to 12:00pm

Human Dimensions of Urban Ecology and Urbanization

Morgan Grove

U.S. Forest Service

Christopher Boone

Arizona State University

Deborah Balk

City University of New York

Paty Romero-Lankao

National Cneter for Atmosopheric Research

Frances Ming Kuo

Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
12:45pm to 3:30pm

Urban Infrastructure and Metabolism

Arpad Horvath

University of California, Berkeley

Austin Troy

University of Vermont

Emily Zechman

North Carolina State University

Kevin Krizek, PhD, University of Colorado Boulder

Professor of Environmental Design
3:00pm to 3:45pm

Closing Remarks

Professor Thomas Graedel

Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies