Integrity of Creation Conference: The Global Sustainability Challenge

Duquesne University, Power Center. Sept. 25-26, 2018


Tuesday, September 25
7 p.m. Welcome
Remarks by Duquesne University President Ken Gormley
7:15 p.m.

Plenary Presentation
Paul Shrivastava, Chief Sustainability Officer at Pennsylvania State University, Director of the Sustainability Institute and Professor of Organizations at the Smeal School of Business.

Presentation Title: Global Sustainability in the Anthropocene

Wednesday, September 26
9 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
9:05 a.m.

Plenary Presentation
Sarah Fredericks, Assistant Professor of Environmental Ethics at the University of Chicago Divinity School.

Presentation Title: Thinking at the Margins of Sustainability in Religious Ethics: Indicators, Emotions, Rituals

10:30 a.m. Break
11 a.m.

Plenary Presentation
Mary Evelyn Tucker, Senior Lecturer and Research Scholar at Yale University, Yale Forum on Religion and Ecology.

Presentation Title: Environmental Ethics for China

12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m.

Plenary Presentation
Mary Jane Angelo, Professor of Law, Director of the Environmental and Land Use Law Program, and University Term Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law.

Presentation Title: Food Security, Industrialized Agriculture, and a Changing Global Climate

3 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m.

Plenary Presentation
Pierre Jubinville, C.S.Sp Fourth Bishop of the Diocese of San Pedro Apóstol, Paraguay.

Presentation Title: Journey to the ‘Land-Without-Evil': Sustainability of the Land in Paraguay

5 p.m. Reception
7 p.m.

Plenary Presentation
Paul Bauman, Advisian WorleyParsons, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Presentation Title: Refugees and Geophysics, Then and Now