A Film Viewing of ‘The Urban Green’ Followed by a Panel Discussion
ABOUT THE FILM:
This World Wildlife Fund documentary examines how urban-scale initiatives are essential in combatting climate change and creating more livable and sustainable cities. The film investigates the strategies and policies being implemented in forward thinking cities around the world, including Vancouver, Seoul, Gothenburg and Paris.
DISCUSSION TOPIC: Urban Scale Sustainability in Worcester
Luba Zhaurova - City of Worcester
Paul Mathisen - Director of Sustainability, WPI
Carrie Havey- The Green Engineer
Susan Ceccacci - Architectural Historian and Preservationist
PROGRAM TIMINGS: Please arrive during the reception so that you are on-time and present for the start of the film.
5:30 PM Informal Reception. Refreshments will be served.
6:00 PM Film Viewing Begins
6:45 PM Panel/Audience Discussion
7:30 PM Tour of Foisie Innovation Studio
COST: Free and Open to the Public
CEU CREDITS: 2 HSW/LU Units
WPI Parking Pass
Where to Park / WPI Campus Map