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Speakers and Panelists

7:30AM-8:20AM Registration and Breakfast (Krannert Drawing Room)
8:20AM-8:45AM Welcome! (Krannert Auditorium) Opening Remark by the Center Director, Professor George Shanthikumar Message from Krannert, Dean Chris Earley and Associate Dean Ananth Iyer Center Activity Report by Center Associate Director, Professor Annabelle Feng
8:45AM-10:15AM Session 1 (Krannert Auditorium)
8:45AM-9:10AM Verallia North America – Sustainability Opportunities and Challenges by Stephen A. Segebarth (Sr. Vice President, Verallia North America)
Bio & Abstract
/ Slides (Awaiting Speaker Approval)
9:10AM-9:35AM Lean & Green: An Overview of Best Practices in Environmental Stewardship at Subaru of Indiana Automotive by Tom Easterday (Executive Vice President, Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc.)
Bio & Abstract
/ Slides
9:35AM-10:00AM John Deere Sustainability Strategy by Sharlin Barfield  (Manager, Supplier Environmental Compliance, Deere & Co. )
Bio & Abstract
/ Slides (Awaiting Speaker Approval)
10:00AM-10:15AM Q&A
10:15AM-10:30AM Coffee Break
10:30AM-12:00PM Session 2 (Krannert Auditorium)
10:30AM-10:50AM Educational Programs and Experiential Learning Initiatives by Professor George Shanthikumar
10:50AM-11:25AM Beyond Green: Introduction to the Blue Economy by Brandon Pitcher (Chief Sustainability Officer, 5 Kingdoms Development, LLC)
Bio & Abstract
/ Slides
11:25AM-11:50AM Building Today’s Sustainable Supply Chain by Karen Schultz (Business Developer, WALCO Tool & Engineering)
Bio & Abstract
/ Slides
11:50AM-12:00PM Q&A
12:00PM-12:30PM Student Summer Internship Poster Competition (see all the Posters)
12:30PM-1:30PM Lunch
1:30PM-3:00PM Session 3 (Krannert Auditorium)
1:30PM-1:45PM Announcement for Student Poster Competition Winners
1:45PM-2:30PM ArcelorMittal: Leader in Safe, Sustainable Steel by Heather Loebner (Executive Director, Corporate Responsibility, ArcelorMittal Americas) Kevin Doylee (Environmental Manager, ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor)(Environmental Manager, ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor)
Bio & Abstract
/ Slides
2:30PM-3:00PM Panel Discussion Led by Cynthia FarrerLed by Cynthia Farrer  (VP of Operations, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies) William Muzzillo (Manufacturing Manager, General Motors) Gary Smithh (Supply Chain Manager, Caterpillar)
Bio
3:00 PMConcluding Remarks by Dr. George Shanthikumar