October 9, 2013 | Thriving Beyond Sustainability: How cities are taking planning, green building, and economic development to the next level
In the face of biodiversity loss, increasing population, and climate change, cities worldwide must cope with an increased need for sustainable urban planning. This panel will discuss the triple bottom line and the built environment, and what's next for sustainability and green building in communities from local to global. Our panel of experts will examine what we are doing to take communities - Fort Collins, in Northern Colorado, and worldwide - beyond sustainable and how community members can be engaged in the process.
-Brian Dunbar, Institute for the Built Environment
-Bruce Hendee, Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Fort Collins
-Jane Choi, Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture
-Gene Kelly, Department of Soil and Crop Sciences & SoGES Associate Director for Research & Development