Topic: Sheridan Titman

Sustainable Urban Design Conference Seeks Collaboration Among Universities, Communities and Corporations

Nov. 15, 2011

The Sustainable Urban Design Conference will explore ways to improve the sustainable nature of cities, discussing research developments and best practices to reduce environmental impact, decrease energy consumption and ensure long-term economic sustainability.

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Energy Experts Meet at The University of Texas at Austin to Debate Economics of Electricity Generation, March 24

March 17, 2011

The Energy Management and Innovation Center (EMIC) at The University of Texas at Austin hosts a forum for energy practitioners, policy-makers and academics on Thursday, March 24, to examine the relative costs of electricity generation, including solar, nuclear, coal, gas and wind.

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"Oil in Troubled Waters" Public Forum to Examine the Cause, Consequences and Cost of Spill in the Gulf

May 13, 2010

The worsening deepwater oil spill off the Gulf of Mexico coast is the topic of a public briefing and discussion by several university experts in petroleum engineering, geology, law, business and environment Tuesday, May 18, sponsored by the Energy Institute at The University of Texas at Austin.

The 10 a.m. (CDT) program in the auditorium of the West Pickle Research Building near Loop 1 (MoPac) and West Braker Lane in Austin, is free and open to the public. It will address issues about the Deepwater Horizon disaster, including the cause, consequences and cost of the oil spill.

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McCombs faculty discuss U.S. financial crisis

Oct. 6, 2008
McCombs School Dean Tom Gilligan (left above), joined finance experts Laura Starks and Michael Brandl, among others, for a

McCombs School of Business Dean Tom Gilligan hosted a lively discussion on the current economic crisis threatening America's financial stability as well as the global economy on Oct. 3 just as Congress moved to pass a $700 billion taxpayer-funded rescue bill.

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