Wicked Problem Perspectives Working Group

Standards Enabler of Sustainability Presentations

(SEE AGENDA)

Laying out the challenges

Erik Puskar, Senior International Standards Specialist, Standards Coordination Office, National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST)

Keynote Address:   Sustainability at Michigan State University

Wolfgang Bauer, Senior Consultant in the Office of the Executive Vice President, Michigan State University

The Value of Sustainability Standards: How They Are Used to Meet EPA Objectives

Holly Elwood, Senior Advisor, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Mary Saunders, Vice President for Government Relations and Public Policy, American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

Sustainability Standards

Douglas Mazeffa, Environmental Project Manager, Sherwin-Williams Company and Lecturer, Baldwin Wallace University

Chemistry Powers Sustainability

David Green, Manager Applied Sustainability, Admixture Systems, BASF

Changes in the Sustainability Space

Denise Van Valkenburg, Eco-Inspired Design / Sustainability Manager, Corporate Safety and Sustainability, Herman Miller, Inc.

Fostering Standards Literacy in General Education at an R1 Institution

Thomas Smith, Associate Director, College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, Institute of Agricultural Technology, MSU

Ryan Kimbirauskas, Center for Integrative Studies in General Science, MSU

Claudia Vergara, Research SpecialistMSU

Osvaldo Hernandez, Center for Integrative Studies in General Science, MSU

Gabe Ording, Director for Integrative Studies in General Science, MSU

Education for Sustainable Development - A Challenge and Opportunity!

Norman Christopher, Executive Director, Office of Sustainability Practices, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan

Incorporating Standards Education into Courses on Environmental Management and Sustainability

Deanna Matthews, Assistant Teaching Professor, Associate Department Head for Undergraduate Affairs, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

Mary Saunders, Vice President for Government Relations and Public Policy, American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

Brad Miller, Director of Advocacy & Sustainability, BIFMA

Green Electronics Council-EPEAT

 Pamela Brody-Heine, Director of Standards, Green Electronics Council

Sustainability and Standards Education

 Travis Murdock, Manager, Technical Committee Operations, ASTM Internation

Jessica Slomka, Manager, NSF International Center for Sustainability Standards