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Dow SISCA 2016 Award Reception

December 6, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Acara Dow SISCA

Please join us for a reception celebrating the 2016 Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award finalists December 6, 2016, 4:30 – 6:30 pm. (Add to Calendar)

4:30 – 5:45 pm: Reception and poster session
5:45 – 6:30 pm: Pitches from the 10 finalists and award ceremony

The event will occur in the Commons (R-350) at the Institute on the Environment, Learning and Environmental Sciences Building, St. Paul campus, University of Minnesota. Location and directions.

Please RSVP here to attend the reception by Thursday, December 1.

About: Dow and the University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment are sponsoring the $10k Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA). SISCA recognizes and rewards student innovation and research on sustainable solutions to the world’s most pressing social, economic and environmental problems. This competition is only open to UMN graduate and professional students and has a $10K first prize and $2.5K runner up prize.

Projects address issues related to climate change, renewable energy, sustainable materials, chemical technology, sustainable chemistry, product safety, operations performance, breakthrough innovations, human health and environment, energy efficiency and conservation, circular economy, valuing nature.

Learn more about the UMN Dow SISCA competition here.

Details

Date:
December 6, 2016
Time:
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Website:
https://stage.environment.umn.edu/leadership/dow-sisca-challenge/

Venue

R350 – Learning & Environmental Sciences
1954 Buford Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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