Monday, 17 December, 2018
The SLU Summit for Water, an interactive, interdisciplinary symposium, will highlight ongoing research at SLU aimed at addressing the global challenge of balancing water resources, human water needs, and impacts on aquatic ecosystems.
The summit will begin at 10:30 am on Monday, Dec. 17, in the Pere Marquette Gallery, DuBourg Hall.
The summit will begin with opening remarks from Michelle Sabick, Ph.D., dean of Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology.
Her remarks will be followed by a keynote presentation by Glen Daigger, Ph.D., PE, professor of engineering practice at the University of Michigan. His talk is titled, “Closing the Knowing/Doing Gap.” Daigger is a leading thinker in environmental engineering.
After lunch, SLU faculty members representing diverse disciplines from across campus will share their current work as well as thoughts for future research directions.
Refreshments will be provided by the Office of the Vice President for Research.