FREE EVENT - REGISTER TODAY

Presented by the MRS Focus on Sustainability Committee, MRS Energy & Sustainability, and Symposium GI01 from the 2020 Virtual MRS Spring/Fall Meeting.

Sponsored by Goodfellow

COVID-19 Impacts on Energy and Sustainability Aspects of Materials Supply Chains

Date: November 17, 2020

Time: 12:00PM - 01:00PM

You must be registered to participate!

This interactive event will address how the pandemic has impacted sustainability aspects of material supply chains, including energy, environmental, and human health impacts of products such as personal protective equipment and batteries. Discussion to include such topics as:

· How has the pandemic impacted energy and sustainability aspects of material supply chains, including PPE, batteries, and commodities?

· What opportunities are there for materials innovation to drive sustainable solutions in the midst of a pandemic?

· What role do factors such as government policies, market factors, and customer priorities play?

· What long-lasting sustainability-related supply chain impacts (positive and negative) might we expect?

This program is organized by MRS’ Focus on Sustainability Subcommittee, The MRS Energy & Sustainability journal, and the F2020/S2020 Meeting Symposium GI01.

Funding provided by the National Science Foundation.

National Science Foundation Logo

Sponsored by Goodfellow

Goodfellow logo

Host(s):
Speaker(s):

This interactive event will address how the pandemic has impacted sustainability aspects of material supply chains, including energy, environmental, and human health impacts of products such as personal protective equipment and batteries. Discussion to include such topics as:

· How has the pandemic impacted energy and sustainability aspects of material supply chains, including PPE, batteries, and commodities?

· What opportunities are there for materials innovation to drive sustainable solutions in the midst of a pandemic?

· What role do factors such as government policies, market factors, and customer priorities play?

· What long-lasting sustainability-related supply chain impacts (positive and negative) might we expect?

This program is organized by MRS’ Focus on Sustainability Subcommittee, The MRS Energy & Sustainability journal, and the F2020/S2020 Meeting Symposium GI01.

Funding provided by the National Science Foundation.

National Science Foundation Logo

Sponsored by Goodfellow

Goodfellow logo