A panel discussion titled “Who’s responsible for Sustainability?” is planned for tomorrow in Bloomington. The event will be held at the University Club in the Indiana Memorial Union on IU’s campus. According to a press release, the panel will discuss economic, social, and environmental factors that contribute to sustainability and how that all affects the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Those present will include the director of Global Environmental Sustainability for Cummins Inc., the director of sustainability for Louisville Metro Government and the University Director of Sustainability at the IU office of Sustainability. Also attending will be Jesse Kharbanda, the executive director of the Hoosier Environmental Council. Kharbanda says the Hoosier Environmental Council has a bold and hopeful vision of the future of sustainability in Indiana.
There will be a short reception following the panel. The event is hosted by the School of Public and Environmental Affairs, the Integrated Program in the Environment, the Indiana University Office of Sustainability, and the ISOS Center for Social Responsibility. The event will start at 5pm tomorrow in the University Club at the IMU.