Friday, October 14, 2016

Attend the India Global Seminar information session

Learn how you can study grand challenges and entrepreneurial solutions in Bangalore, India during May Session 2017 at an information meeting on Thursday, Oct. 20
Learn about sustainable development in India!

Through Acara, a University of Minnesota grand challenge innovation program, you can learn about sustainable development during a global seminar in Bangalore, India.

Design for Sustainable Development: Discovery Information Session
Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Mechanical Engineering, Room 1130

The India Global Seminar, titled "Design for Sustainable Development: Discovery," is in Bangalore, India, during May Session 2017. During this course, you will study grand challenges related to water, energy, waste, health, and agriculture by exploring urban slums and rural villages. You will also investigate the role of entrepreneurship in achieving financially viable solutions to these challenges.

The seminar is led by Adam Boies, assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering and Fred Rose, Acara program director.

For more information, visit the webpage.