In a public talk on June 27, ITS-Davis director Dan Sperling will document how we pioneered car-centric cities and lifestyles founded on abundant petroleum. He will explore opportunities for more sustainable transportation, focusing on the role of innovation and policy in bringing about low carbon fuels, electric-drive vehicles, socially-responsible behavior, enhanced mobility services, and low-carbon cities.
When: Thursday, June 27th, 2013
Time: Registration and networking: 5:30 pm – 6 pm, Presentation 6 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: UC Davis: Young Hall Room 194
Cost: AIA/USGBC members: $15, non-members $20 ($20, $25 at the door)
Purchase tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/e/393408
Hosts of this event are AIA Central Valley, the local chapter of The American Institute of Architects, which serves architects and the public in 17 northern California counties, and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings.