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Welcome
Yamarie Hernandez
Coordinator of CoHemis
(27 sec.)
Welcome
Fernando Gilbes Santaella
Director of CoHemis
(4:25 min.)
Welcome
Urayoan Walker
Chancellor's Special Asistant -UPRM
(1:58 min.)
Welcome
Jorge Iván Vélez Arocho
Chancellor of UPRM
(1:39 min.)
Welcome
Efraín De Jesús
Director de Asuntos Legales del Municipio de Mayagüez, representing the Mayor of Mayagüez
(4:29 min.)
SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES BUILDING SUSTAINABLE SOCIETIES
Erik Assadourian
Research Associate, Worldwatch Institute
(1:08:10 hrs.)
ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING APPROACH FOR RURAL COMMUNITY WATER SUSTAINABILITY
Melissa Herrera
Department of Civil Engineering and Surveying-UPRM
(19:34 mins.)
DEVELOPMENT OF A WATER PURIFICATION SYSTEM FOR RURAL COMMUNITY SUSTAINABILITY
Daniel Concepcion
Department of Mechanical Engineering, UPRM
(27:04 mins.)
A MORE HUMANE TRANSPORT FOR HABITABLE CITIES
Hermenegildo Ortiz Quiñones
Secretario del Departamento de Transportación y Obras Públicas durante 1989-1992, Presidente de la Junta de Planificación entre 2001-2002, Gobierno de Puerto Rico
(31:22 mins.)
SUSTENTABILITY AND ITS RELATION TO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION BY ESTRUCTURES DESIGN AND RENEWABLE ENERGY
Wilma Santiago Gabrielini
Universidad de Puerto Rico en Mayagüez
(27:45 mins.)
COMMERCIAL IMPLEMENTATION OF OCEAN-THERMAL ENERGY CONVERSION TECHNOLOGY: ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS FOR PUERTO RICO
José A. Martí
Principal, Technical Consulting Group, San Juan Puerto Rico
(35:23 mins.)
PROSPECTS FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY IN VIEQUES: IDENTIFYING THE CHALLENGES AND CAPITAIZING ON THE OPPORTUNITIES
Cecilio Ortiz García
Departamento de Ciencias Sociales, Universidad de Puerto Rico en Mayagüez
(32:12 mins.)
COMMUNITY FARMS AND FORESTS AS VENUES TO TEACH ABOUT GLOBAL CHANGE
Eric Olson
Senior Lecturer in Ecology, Program in Sustainable International Development, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, USA
(49:54 mins.)
CLIMATE CHANGE, ENERGY AND THE ECONOMIC WELL-BEING INDEX
Ivonne del C. Díaz
Departamento de Economía, Universidad de Puerto Rico en Mayagüez
(24:20 mins.)
PUERTO RICO SEISMIC NETWORK AND ITS FUNCTION IN A GREEN COMMUNITY
Fernando Ferrer
Red Sísmica de Puerto Rico, Universidad de Puerto Rico en Mayagüez
(27:27 mins.)
THE ROLE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE IN GREEN COMMUNITIES
Paul Reed Hepperly
Research Director, Rodale Institute, Pennsylvania, USA
(18:10 mins.)
SUSTAINABLE SITES AND GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE
Linda Barfield
Puerto Rico Tourism Company-Planning
(29:30 mins.)
THE DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A UNIVERSITY ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM- A TOOL FOR DEVELOPING AND TEACHING ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP
Iván Baigés, Urayoan Walker, and María Isabel Fernández
Environmental Management System Office, University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
(32:14 mins.)
CITY OF KNOWLEDGE: TRANSFORMING AN OLD MILITAR BASE IN A CENTER OF KNOWLEDGE, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, INNOVATION AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
Ferrán Galindo
Organismos Internacionales y Cooperación, Ciudad del Saber, Panamá, República de Panamá
(26:34 mins.)
TRANSFORMING CATAÑO IN A GREEN COMMUNITY
Rosa Hilda Ramos
Recipient of the 2008 Golman Environmental Prize, Cataño Unido Contra La Contaminación (CUCCO), Puerto Rico
(36:57 mins.)
LEED FOR NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT
Organized by the US Green Building Council, Caribbean Chapter
Introduction by Manuel J. Martínez
(4:17 mins.)
Principles of planning sustainable communities and  intelligent development
María Juncos (UMET)
(23:30 mins.)
Urban sprawl and public health
Francisco Pérez Aguiló (Sierra Club)
(23:35 mins.)
Application of LEED to communities and the case of Ceiba
Manuel J. Martínez (USGBC)
(12:00 mins.)
"El Portal del Futuro"-LEED for neighborhood development
Pedro Cardona, Presidente de CAAPPR
(29:35 mins.)
LEED FOR NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT
Questions-Part 1
(47:35 mins.)
LEED FOR NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT
Questions-Part 2
(42:39 mins.)
COVERAGE OF GREEN ISSUES: ROLE OF COMMUNICATION MEDIA IN THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF PUERTO RICO
Organized by the Tropical Institute for Energy, Environment and Society (ITEAS), University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez.
1. Cecilio Ortiz García-Moderador (UPRM)
2. Marie Custodio Collazo-Periódico El Nuevo Día
3. Mariceli Rivera-Periódico El Vocero
4. Marla Pérez Lugo-Catedrática Asociada UPRM
(1:39:48 hrs.)
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