Conference fees include meals and refreshment breaks.
Conference registration for April 6 and 7: US$160; conference registration for April 7 only: US$130.
Registration is not complete until payment has been made.
Thursday, April 6
6:00 pm: Reception
7:00 pm: Dinner and Welcome Remarks
Friday, April 7
8:00 am: Conference Registration
Opening Remarks by Cornell University Provost Michael I. Kotlikoff
Keynote 1— Sustainability at Cornell , the Francis J. DiSalvo Director of the David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future at Cornell University, and professor of ecology and evolutionary biology in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; he is president of the Ecological Society of America
David M. Lodge
Panel 1— Sustainable Energy Systems in Asia and Beyond , the Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering, and professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, Cornell University Lance R. Collins ’88, managing director, Pacific Rim Resources, China Jeff MacCorkle , assistant professor of history, College of Arts and Sciences, Cornell University Victor K. Seow , PhD ’13 (regional science and urban economics), senior analyst for transportation and logistics, construction and infrastructure, Economic Intelligence Center of Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Limited, Bangkok, Thailand Supree Srisamran
, associate professor of sustainability studies, Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan
Panel 2— One Health (Animals, People, and the Environment) and Sustainable Development in Asia , associate professor of population medicine and diagnostic sciences, and director of Quality Milk Production Services, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University Daryl V. Nydam , chair professor of One Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, City University of Hong Kong, China Dirk U. Pfeiffer , professor of animal science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University Mike Van Amburgh , professor of design and environmental analysis, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University
12:30 pm: Lunch
Keynote 2— Cornell's Agricultural Engagement in Asia , international professor of plant breeding and director of International Programs in Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and the Andrew H. and James S. Tisch Distinguished University Professor
Panel 3— Rural-Urban Transitions to Sustainable Settlement Systems , MS, PhD '87, professor and department chair of city and regional planning, College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, Cornell University, and professor of emerging markets, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs Kieran Donaghy , associate professor of city and regional planning, and director of the International Studies in Planning program, College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, Cornell University Neema Kudva , PhD '07, associate professor, School of Public Policy and Management, and executive director of the master of arts program in development practices and international development, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Zhilin Liu , associate professor of Asian studies, College of Arts and Sciences, and director, East Asia Program in the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Cornell University Robin McNeal , co-founder, Keystone Foundation, Kotagiri, India
Keynote 3— New Approaches for Interdisciplinary Research Collaborations , director, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies at Cornell University, and professor of anthropology and the John S. Knight Professor of International Studies, College of Arts and Sciences
Closing Panel , the Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering, and professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, Cornell University Lance R. Collins , founding dean and vice provost, Cornell Tech Daniel P. Huttenlocher
Michael , provost, Cornell University, and professor of molecular physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine I. Kotlikoff , dean, Faculty of Computing and Information Science, Cornell University
J. Gregory Morrisett
Schedule subject to change