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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)

Stephen A. Segebarth
Sr. Vice President, Verellia North America
Verallia North America – Sustainability Opportunities and Challenges
Bio & Abstract | Slides

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

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)

Professor George Shanthikumar
Educational Programs and Experiential Learning Initiatives

Brandon Pitcher
Chiief Sustainability Officer, 5 Kingdoms Development, LLC
Beyond Green: Introduction to the Blue Economy
Bio & Abstract | Slides

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

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

3:00pm Concluding Remarks
Dr. George Shanthikumar