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SCU Hosts WEST Summit

WEST Summit 2012
A conference centered on Water, Energy, and Smart Technology to catalyze change
Thursday, May 24, 2012
8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Paul L. Locatelli, S.J., Student Activity Center

This Summit, sponsored by Sustainable Silicon Valley and hosted at Santa Clara University, focuses on the risks and impacts of climate change on the global supply change and regional resilience. Leaders in business, science, insurance, and government will showcase what they are doing to understand the climate outlook and to address risks to global supply chains as well as providing solutions for adaptation and regional resilience.

The event features high-level speakers from corporations, governmental agencies, NGOs, and educational institutions. Artwork around the theme of helping visualize a sustainable future will be on exhibit. Attendees will have a chance to test drive an electric car and a Trade Expo with more than a dozen exhibitors will give exposure to select Bay area green-solution organizations.

SCU Students, faculty, and staff have an opportunity to attend the event for free, on a space-available basis. Please sign up here if you would like to be included in the wait-list. SSV will contact you directly if you have received a spot.

Please visit the official WEST Summit website for more information, including keynote speakers, agenda, and the artist and exhibitor list.