Upcoming Events

Date:
Apr 27, 2018 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Columbia University
Speaker(s):

Ray Master, Director of Loss Prevention/Safety Consulting, Construction Risk Partners

This presentation offers the latest thinking about fatality and catastrophic events in the new view of human factors, accountability, accident models, and resilience engineering.

Date:
Apr 28, 2018 - 9:00 a.m.
Location: Columbia University, International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118th St., New York, NY
Room:
417
Date:
Apr 30, 2018 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Pulitzer Hall, Lecture Hall
Speaker(s):

Introductory Remarks: Steve Cohen, Executive Director, Earth Institute
Moderator: Satyajit Bose, Lecturer and Associate Director of the Research Program on Sustainability Policy & Management
Panelists: Alexander Laipple, Director, Neighborly; Fan Gao, Senior VP, CreditEase; Julia Moshkin, Senior CSR Analyst, EcoVadis; Amie Patel, Director, Elevar Equity

Date:
May 02, 2018 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Harriet A. Washington, medical journalist
Randy Cohen, writer

Date:
May 07, 2018 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: San Francisco and Online
Speaker(s):

Jodi Halpern, M.D., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Sandra Lee, Ph.D., Stanford University
Robert Klitzman, M.D., Columbia University

Date:
May 16, 2018 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: 100 LaSalle Street (124th Street btwn. Broadway/Amsterdam)
Room:
Main Floor Room #MC
Speaker(s):

Michael V Susi, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, Columbia University; local historian and postcard collector

As the title implies, Mr. Susi takes us on a tour of Morningside Heights using vintage postcards he began collecting more than 20 years ago.  

Date:
Jun 06, 2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: 100 LaSalle Street (aka 124th Street bet. Broadway/Amsterdam)
Room:
MC
Speaker(s):

Mischa Schwartz, Charles Bachelor Professor Emeritus in Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University

Professor Schwartz chronicles infrastructure development in the United States in the early to mid-1800s, then follows briefly with the development of engineering education in the US concluding with the birth of Columbia’s School of Mines in 1864, and the department of Electrical Engineering within it in1892.

Date:
Jun 06, 2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: 100 LaSalle Street (124th Street btwn. Broadway/Amsterdam)
Room:
Main Floor Room #MC
Speaker(s):

Speaker: Mischa Schwartz,

Charles Bachelor Professor Emeritus in Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University

Professor Schwartz chronicles infrastructure development in the United States in the early to mid-1800s, then follows briefly with the development of engineering education in the US concluding with the birth of Columbia’s School of Mines in 1864, and the department of Electrical Engineering within it in1892.