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2012 Fall Conference - Schedule


 

2012 Fall Conference Schedule

7:30am-8:20am Registration and Breakfast
Krannert Drawing Room

8:20am-8:45am Welcome!
Krannert Auditorium
Opening Remark by Professor George Shanathikumar, Center Director
Message from Krannert by Dean Chris Earley and Associate Dean Ananth Iyer
Center Activity Report by Professor Annabelle Feng, Center Associate Director

Session 1 (Krannert Auditorium)

8:45am-9:10am
Stephen A. Segebarth
Sr. Vice President, Verellia North America
Verallia North America – Sustainability Opportunities and Challenges
Bio & Abstract | Slides

9:10am-9:35am
Tom Easterday
Executive Vice President, Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc.
Lean & Green: An Overview of Best Practices in Environmental Stewardship at Subaru of Indiana Automotive
Bio & Abstract | Slides

9:35am-10:00am
Sharlin Barfield
Manager, Supplier Environmental Compliance, Deere & Co.
John Deere Sustainability Strategy
Bio & Abstract | Slides

10:00am-10:15am Q&A

10:15am-10:30am Coffee Break

Session 2 (Krannert Auditorium)

10:30am-10:50am
Professor George Shanthikumar
Educational Programs and Experiential Learning Initiatives

10:50am-11:25am
Brandon Pitcher
Chiief Sustainability Officer, 5 Kingdoms Development, LLC
Beyond Green: Introduction to the Blue Economy
Bio & Abstract | Slides

11:25am-11:50am
Karen Schultz
Business Developer, WALCO Tool & Engineering
Building Today's Sustainable Supply Chain
Bio & Abstract | Slides

11:50am-12:00pm Q&A

12:00pm-12:30pm Student Summer Internship Poster Competition
see all posters

Session 3 (Krannert Auditorium)

1:30pm-1:45pm Announcement for Student Poster Competition Winners

1:45pm-2:30pm
Heather Loebner
Executive Director, Corporate Responsibility, ArcelorMittal Americas
Kevin Doylee
Environmental Manager, ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor 
ArcelorMittal: Leader in Safe, Sustainable Steel
Bio & Abstract | Slides

2:30pm-3:00pm Panel Discussion
Cynthia Farrer
VP of Operations, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies
William Muzzillo
Manufacturing Manager, General Motors
Gary Smith
Supply Chain Manager, Caterpillar
Bios

3:00pm Concluding Remarks
Dr. George Shanthikumar