Sustainability in Automotive Technology

Location: 
SUNY Canton; Nevaldine North 102
Date: 
March 27, 2013 6:00pm

Brandon Baldwin, Assistant Professor and Program Director of SUNY Canton Automotive worked as a tech for Cadillac, Buick, BMW, Mini, and an independent, still doing it as a hobby on the side.  He will be discussing advances in automotive technology that increase efficiency

This lecture is part of a semester long series used  "...to raise campus and community awareness about environmental and sustainability issues and how they touch each and every one of us in our careers and lives," said Matthew J. Burnett, assistant professor of Graphic and Multimedia Design at SUNY Canton, who created the series.  Other presentations include:

  • Rich Douglass is the owner of Sow's Ear Farm, a 160-acre nonelectric horse-powered subsistence farm in Hermon. He will talk about low-tech solutions for a post-carbon world April 3.
  • Richard Burns from National Grid will be speaking about reducing oil dependency April 17.
  • Nicholas C. Kocher, an assistant professor for Business and Public Administration at SUNY Canton, will discuss marketing sustainability April 24.

For more information about the events, contact Burnett at 386-7212 or burnettm@canton.edu