Thursday, February 5, 1998
9:00 - 11:00 Registration and Exhibits
11:00 - 11:45 Welcome - Steering Committee
"What Is This Sustainability Stuff Anyway?"
Tony Cortese, CEO Second Nature
11:45 - 1:00 Luncheon Speaker:
Ray Anderson, President and CEO of Interface Flooring
Systems, Inc. and Co-Chair of the President's Council on Sustainability
1:00-1:45 Presidents' Panel
Dr. Steffen Rogers, Clemson,
1:45-4:00 "What Will the Job Market
Expect of Our Graduates?"
Dr. James Edwards, MUSC, and
Dr. John Palms, USC
John Knott, CEO Dewees Island
4:00 - 5:00 "Words
to the Wise: Lessons from ‘Brown is Green'" and Georgia
Gary Weinreich, BMW
Karl Domas, Carolina Flax Inc.
George Fletcher, The Fletcher Group
Kurt Teichert, Coordinator,
Brown is Green
5:15 - 6:00 "What's
Carol Foley, Director, Center for Sustainable Technology
and open discussion of
our plans for the grant
6:00 - 7:00 Reception, followed by
dinner on your own
Committee members will be available by the pool or in the bar
of the Ramada for conversations about the direction of the project.
Friday, February 6, 1998
Break Out Session I
9:00 - 10:15
AUDITORIUM - Faculty
"Where Will the Research Dollars Be?"
Judith L. Bostock, Associate Director, Savannah
River Site, USDOE
MEETING ROOM (number TBA) - Operations Staff
TBA, Representative of the National Association of State Universities
and Land Grant Colleges
"We're From the Government and We're Here to Help!"
Personnel from DHEC's office of Solid Waste and Recycling
and the state Energy Office will share information about grants
and technical assistance available to assist in facilities management.
Break Out Session II
10:15 - noon
AUDITORIUM - Operations Staff
MEETING ROOM(s) TBA - Faculty
"Including Sustainability in the Curriculum - An Exchange of Ideas"
- "Change is Good...You Go First (Dilbert)"
John Warren, Senior Program Manager, Battelle Memorial Institute
- "Now What?? Putting Principles into Practice"
Steve Hoffman, Milliken Earthwise Innovations
Panelists will briefly share their success stories, then lead
participants in a brainstorming session.
Noon Luncheon Speaker