AAS Sustainability Committee Special Session
Astronomy: The Impact of Getting Together
Tuesday, June 12, 2012, 10:00 - 11:30 pm
Summit Hall 4, Egan Center
The AAS Sustainability Committee aims to reduce the ecological footprint of the AAS and its operations. This special session will focus on the energy use and greenhouse gas emissions associated with AAS conferences and how we can reduce them.
Download the session poster (PDF) in the files section below.
Program and Presentations
10:00 James Lowenthal (Chair, AAS Sustainability Committee): Introduction
10:05 Kartik Sheth: The Anchorage AAS Meeting Carbon Footprint
10:15 Panel discussion: Impact of Meetings and Conferences
11:15: Summary and feedback, your questions and comments
Talk slides (PDF) are posted in the files section below.