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An Iterative Information System Design Process for Sustainability Moyen Mustaquim Uppsala University http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0598-7257 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Tobias Nyström Uppsala University http://orcid.org/0000-0002-4326-2882 email@example.com Abstract Bridging business and computer science into an improved alignment using the theoretical foundations of information and computation is one of the aims of information science (IS).
A growing number of companies around the world have already put sustainability at the forefront of their agenda, recognizing the growing relevance and urgency of global environmental, social and economic challenges.
Measuring progress toward sustainability Global Sustainable Development Report.
However, there are only few SMEs aware of the opportunities and the importance of economic activities that promote sustainability.
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The Sustainable Community Project is a grass roots effort designed to assist municipalities and neighborhoods engage in economic development strategies which directly contribute to the municipality’s economic base, facilitates, neighborhood cohesiveness, ensures sustainability, and increases quality of life.
• When necessary, recruit volunteer teams to assist with day-of event sustainability logistics.
Making Better Business 2013 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT Ping Zhou DISCLOSURES The information in this report may contain forward-looking statements.
Marina, Redondo Beach, California www.corporatesustainabilityforum.com www.cloudinitiativesforum.com successfully transitioning to the Cloud s www The 2013 Corporate Sustainability Forum is being held May 9-10, 2013 at the Portofino Hotel &
Over the past 7 years Lorne has gained experience in the green building industry by working as a sustainability consultant with Smith and Anderson Footprint, as a developer with Provident Energy Management, a division of Tridel, and with Morrison Hershfield as a designer.
Land Use Development Economic Development Mobility Livability and Sustainability Urban Design Land Use Development Land uses should be geared toward housing.
Juliano Di iorio LEED Green Associate 860 rue Lussier, Montreal, QC. Canada H8R3X1 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Cell: 5142439417 Summary: I am an Architectural Technician who specializes in Sustainable Architecture. I am seeking a position at an architecture, engineering and/or consulting firm, who values sustainable development and who focuses in the application of sustainable building design principles. Qualifications: ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ Proficient in: Revit, SketchUp and AutoCAD Languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish Knowledge of both the National Building Code of Canada as well as the International Building Code and their applications. 2D Drafting / 3D Modeling Able to conduct Cost Estimation / Feasibility Studies The ability to visualise objects in 3D Strong analytical skills The ability to interpret designs and technical drawings Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously Maths skills for technical and financial calculations Good oral and written communication skills Ability to work effectively as part of a team 10+ years experience in Retail sales and Customer service Curious, Motivated and eager to learn Willing to relocate Credentials: LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Green Associate Education: A.E.C. Sustainable Architecture Techniques (EEC.2Q) February 2013 Present Herzing College, Montreal, Qc. Canada The Sustainable Architecture program at Herzing prepares students to meet the requirements of the AEC industry and to meet the growing need to adopt and develop strategies for development and design that are sustainable. Areas of study include applied mathematics for architecture, technical architecture drawings, design, construction, environmental sustainability, services of green buildings, energy management, analysis, design statements of green buildings and regulation of construction/building codes. Academic Projects: ▪ Sustainable Design Shipping Container Buildings During this project, I was tasked with designing a three story, multiunit condominium using shipping containers. Gained valuable knowledge of design best practises for shipping container structures. ▪ Sustainable Residential Design Casa Lago I was tasked with designing and modeling a four story lake home while assuring that the client’s specific needs were met. ▪ Project Development & Feasibility Study Conducted a Feasibility Study for a mixed used commercial/office project, located in the downtown Montreal area. Software knowledge: ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ ▪ Autodesk Revit AutoCAD Sketchup Layout Indesign Photoshop Excel MS Project Work Experience: Estimation & Sales Coordinator January 2016 Present MURAFLEX Montreal, Qc. Demountable Partitions Coordinate and process technical information from estimators, contractors, architects and clients. Produce proposal drawings ▪ Independent Work Experience April 2008 Present Montreal, Qc. General Masonry, Exterior/Interior Finishings and Home Repairs Gained working knowledge of building exteriors/finishes, construction processes and details. ▪ Sales Representative May 2013 January 2016 BOSE Montreal, Qc. Audio Equipment Sales Nominated Employee of the Month and BOSE Summit Club winner. Gained experience working as part of a team, in an environment that required the completion of multiple tasks simultaneously. ▪ ▪ Customer Service October 2010 May 2013 Rogers Wireless Montreal, Qc. Wireless Communication Sales Gained experience working in a high volume, fast paced, high stress environment. Volunteer Experience: ▪ Construction Volunteer December 2013 Present Habitat for Humanity Montreal, Qc. I participate in the construction of affordable housing projects for low income families in Montreal. References available upon request.
The Quest for Safe and Just Development on a Resilient Planet helps students to explore and apply a range of emerging concepts within sustainability science.
30th April 2015 2 The DS BE is a joint initiative of research groups working on sustainability issues at 8 Belgian universities:
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Competition, recognition, entertainment, and a sense of accomplishment Demonstrating how far can a continuous improvement culture permeate an organization 3:20-4:20 Networking and Refreshments 4:20-4:55 Plenary Leading Sustainable Improvement Guiding organizations through process change improvement Maximizing profitable growth as it relates to economic, environmental and social sustainability Importance of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement to a highperformance organization 4:55-5:30 Closing Panel Looking Towards the Future of Lean Manufacturing How can we integrate technology into a Lean/Kanban driven production system?
Sustainability Primer for Graphic Designers INTRODUCTION PREFACE WHAT IS SUSTAINABILIT Y?
Under the new plan (the Financial Sustainability Plan), all admitted undergraduates receive a half-tuition scholarship.
Knowledge for Action 46 The role of Academia 46 Challenges for Academia 47 Providing a rationale for research funding 47 Learning from experience and finding practical ways to enhance the value of knowledge for sustainability 47 More emphasis on applied research, evaluation and generation and integration of new knowledge 47 Further research and investments in data collection and monitoring 48 Reinforcing scientific capacities 48 Avoid scientific isolation and irrelevance: