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Engineering Lecture: Delivering Sustainability: Transporting Goods in Urban Spaces
Engineering Lecture: Delivering Sustainability: Transporting Goods in Urban Spaces
WhenWednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
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Registration Required
Free and open to the public

With greenhouse gas emissions threatening the health of the planet at an alarming rate, actions both big and small play an important role in addressing climate change. As the popularity of online shopping and grocery delivery rises, consumers have an opportunity to make more sustainable choices when it comes to transporting goods in urban spaces. Based on new transportation research, what you’ll learn might surprise you. From drones to delivery vans, find out which transportation methods are the most sustainable today and in the future.

Speaker: Anne Goodchild, Allan & Inger Osberg Associate Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Part of the City Smarts: Engineering Resilient Communities lecture series

More information and registration available in early September.

Campus locationKane Hall (KNE)
Campus room120
Event typesLectures/Seminars
Event sponsorsCollege of Engineering
UW Alumni Association
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