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Tackling Global Challenges - Plastic

December 3, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
online via Zoom and Facebook live
Event Sponsor: 
TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy
Contact Email: 
dsarlya@stanford.edu

A quarterly lecture series where you will hear from industry experts about pressing sustainability challenges so you can apply your expertise and ingenuity to develop solutions that will make an impact. The 2020-21 Tackling Global Challenges speaker series will bring in experts who will speak to the sustainability challenges and opportunities that exist around plastic manufacturing, recycling, and pollution.

Plastic: Episode 1: Challenges & Opportunities in Plastic Recycling & Disposal

Speaker: Mike Biddle Managing Director, Evok Innovations; Founder, MBA Polymers

Based on his decades of experience in the industry, Mike will share his perspectives on plastic end-of-use options, the plastic pollution crisis, and where he sees opportunities for researchers and entrepreneurs to make an impact.