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TISED Endowed Chair in Sustainable Engineering and Design

The Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED) at the McGill University Faculty of Engineering invites applications for the TISED Chair in Sustainable Engineering and Design. The successful candidate will play a vital role in leading an internationally recognized research program in sustainable engineering and design and contribute to the growth of interdisciplinary research and teaching through TISED.

A Course Showcase: Design and Analysis of Sustainable Urban Neighbourhoods for Energy, Water and Food Independence

Event overview:

“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete” - Buckminster Fuller.

Agus Sasmito

Department/School

Department of Mining and Materials Engineering

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

25Sep201417:30
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20:00
Amphithéâtre Bell (Room: C-631) at Polytechnique Montreal CA

"Rapid innovation and growth in renewable energy", a talk by MIT's Jessika Trancik

Can renewables become the dominant source of electricity in Canada and the USA?

24Sep201417:30
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20:00
Arts Building Moyse Hall, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

Talks by MIT speaker John Reilly and CEA speaker Jim Burpee

"Prospects and Challenges for High Penetration of Renewable Energy", John Reilly, MIT

Current TISED Members

TISED members are tenured or tenure-track professors in McGill's Faculty of Engineering who share TISED’s vision for a critical role for engineering and design in integrated approaches towards achieving greater sustainability in our environment, economy and society.

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Research area(s)

Research Keywords

Badami, Madhav

Total E&P Distinguished Visitor Speaker Series

Made possible through a generous donation by Total E&P Canada, one of our most high-profile activities is a distinguished visiting speaker series that is open to academics, students, the public, government representatives and McGill’s industry partners. These prestigious and well-publicized events are tailored to attract experts in our thematic areas.

Engineering our prosperity: Sustainable cities and industries in the 21st century

17Mar201417:30
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18Mar201419:30
Centre Mont-Royal Symposia Theatre, 1000, rue Sherbrooke O., Montréal, CA
Symposium: Engineering our prosperity: sustainable cities and industries in the

This is the First annual Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design.

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