Sustainable Ann Arbor Forums: Measuring and Tracking Sustainability

Thursday, February 08, 2018
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ann Arbor District Library Downtown Branch, 343 S. Fifth Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Please join experts from Ann Arbor city government, industry, and U of M as we examine current ways to measure and track the success of sustainability programs. John Mirsky, Executive Policy Advisor for Sustainability for the Ann Arbor City Administrator, will discuss the City's latest efforts to upgrade and more effectively employ sustainability metrics. Emily Drennen, Sustainability Associate for the City of Ann Arbor, will report on the City's new four-star rating with the STAR Communities program. Jessica Slomka, Manager of National Center for Sustainability Standards for NSF, will discuss industry standards for certifying projects and systems as sustainable. Andrew Berki, Director of the U of M Office of Campus Sustainability, will speak about the University's efforts to meet their aggressive sustainability goals.

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