Steve Barnett, a partner in Connell Foley’s Environmental Law Group, is co-chairing and organizing the 2022 CME NASA Sustainability Conference on August 23, 2022. This half-day symposium, to be held at the Rubenstein Forum in Chicago, IL, is organized by CME and NASA with the support of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering. CME (Chemical Marketing & Economics, Inc.) is a nonprofit “dedicated to accelerating diverse STEM talent and leadership for sustainable innovation in energy, materials and life sciences.”
As part of the 2022 CME NASA Sustainability Conference, Steve will provide an introduction to the program, which will feature various industry thought-leaders presenting on topics such as “Sustainability and Climate,” “Managing Sustainability Threats: Catastrophic Blackout Risks,” “Life Sciences Sustainability,” and “Creating the Future WET Space (Work, Exploration and Tourism).”
According to the CME website, “CME NASA STEM events focus on bringing together industry, academia, government and the public to enlarge and enhance the global STEM talent pool. It will feature the resiliency of science cutting-edge innovations in the chemical sciences to advance human space travel to the solar system and beyond, and translate them into new knowledge to improve the lives of people and make their dreams a reality. The events are packed with inspirational research, industry, jobs and new STEM career paths.”
Please visit the CME-STEM website to register for this event.