GreenTalk Speaker Series

Wednesdays Noon to 1:15 pm, ENG 189

Practicing engineers, scientists, and technical experts deliver up-to-date briefings on how engineers deal with environmental issues.

For questions please contact Barbara Murphy-Wesley, Coordinator GreenTalk Speaker Series, College of Engineering: barbara.murphywesley@sjsu.edu

Spring 2020

  • Feb 12

    Debbie Andres

    SJSU Senior Utilities and Sustainability Analyst

    Sustainability at SJSU

    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chapter 16 - Environmental Policy

  • Feb 19

    Sameer Saran

    Founder & CEO, ParkStash

    Entrepreneurship/Traffic/ParkStash

    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chapter 15 - Econ and Urbanization

  • Feb 26

    Eugene Cordero

    Prof. Meteorology and Climate Science

    Global Warming Climate Change

    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chapter 9 & 13

  • Mar 4

    Monica Chen

    Factory Farms Awareness Coalition

    Environmental Impacts of Factory Farming

    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chaoter 7 - Food and Agriculture

  • Mar 11

    Teresa Montgomery

    South San Francisco Scavanger Co.

    Waste Management Recycling

    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chapter 14 - Solid and Hazardous Waste

  • Mar 18

    Karen Koppett

    Valley Water

    Water Conservation


    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chapter 11 - Water

  • Mar 25

    Max Dunn

    Director of Engineering - Ohm Connect

    Renewable Resources on the Grid

    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chapter 13 Energy

  • Apr 8

    Keith Perry

    EPICS Instructor

    EPICS Program

    Reading:

    Principles of Environmental Science (Cunningham and Cunningham)
    Chapter 16- Environmental Policy