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Seminar on Sustainable Management

School of Energy Resources

Sustainable Management Seminar

Sponsored by the University of Wyoming's  

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Seminar Information

This seminar sought to enhance the knowledge and skills of energy industry stakeholders including industry managers, regulators, consultants, and policy makers in support of sustainable business practices that preserves the commercial, social, economic, and ecological well-being of companies and their constituents.

The seminar took place Tuesday, March 6, 2012 and concluded at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, March 7, 2012.  All meeting sessions were held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Laramie.

March 6, 2012

Keynote Address: Energy Efficiency, Climate Change, and the Extractive Industries:  Lessons from Low-Carbon Growth Portfolio Planning in China, Mexico, Colombia and Beyond.
Dr. William Ward, Professor of Economics and Policy Studies, Clemson University

March 7, 2012

Session 1: Sustainability Strategies: When Does it Pay to be Green
Dr. Renato Orsato, Professor, São Paulo School of Management

Session 2: Moral Courage: Building Ethical Strength in the Workplace 
Dr. Leslie Sekerka, Professor of Management, Menlo College

Keynote Address:  Sustainable Management Dilemmas and Real World Decision Making
Rich Walje, President, Rocky Mountain Power (a division of PacifiCorp)

Session 3: Business Leadership for Society: A Macro Approach to Sustainability
Dr. Mark Peterson, Associate Professor of Marketing, College of Business, University of Wyoming   
Paper copies of Dr. Peterson's presentation are available by mail.  Please email serforum@uwyo to request a copy.  Be sure to include your mailing address in the email.


Click here to view the 2012 Sustainable Management seminar agenda.

Contact Information

If you have questions about this seminar please contact Kelly Garvey at or 303-842-2617.

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