Fall 2018 ACUBSS Conference Hosted By SIU - Carbondale



“Sustainability Trends and Innovations”

Hosted by Southern Illinois University Carbondale

November 7-9, 2018


Wednesday November 7, 2018

4:00pm-5:00pm:   Executive Board Meeting

Morris Library 7th Floor rooms 752-754

SIUC 605 Agriculture Drive Carbondale IL 62901


6:00pm-7:30pm:   Early Registration & Welcome Reception

Morris Library 1st Floor Rotunda

Food and beverage being served at 6:30pm


Thursday November 8, 2018

8:30am-9:00am:    Registration- Morris Library 7th Floor rooms 752-754

9:00am-9:15am:    Introduction to SIUC Director of Plant and Service Operations

“Brad Dillard” Morris Library 7th Floor rooms 752-754

9:15am-10:00am: Sustainability Coordinator “Geory Kurtzhals”

Sustainability Trends and Innovations

Morris Library 7th Floor rooms 752-754

10am-11:15am:     Exhibitors Showcase Morris Library Rotunda 1st Floor

11:15am-11:45am:  “Mark Nosiglia” SC Johnson Green Cleaning Innovations Morris Library room 752-754


11:45am-Noon:     Walk to Becker Pavilion for lunch

Noon- 1:00pm:       Lunch at Becker Pavilion

1:00pm-2:30pm:   “Dr. Marjorie Brooks” Associate Professor of Zoology

Eco Recreation that Improves Environmental Health

Becker Pavilion

2:30pm-2:45pm:   Break Becker Pavilion

2:45pm-3:15pm:   “Jim Sheffer” Supply Works

Smarter Building Maintenance

Becker Pavilion

3:15pm-4:00pm:   Round Table discussion

4:00pm- 6:00pm:  Break

6:00pm-8:30pm:   Food, Fun and Games

Bandanas BBQ

309 E Main Carbondale IL 62901

Friday November 9, 2018

8:30am-8:45am: Registration-Morris Library 7th Floor rooms 752-754

8:45am-9:00am: Prepare to depart to Pulliam Room 51

9:00am-9:15am: Walk to Pulliam Room 51

9:15am-10:45am: Associate Professor of Design “Aaron William Scott”

Pulliam room 51 3D Printing with Recycled Materials

10:45am-11:00am: Return to Morris Library 7th floor rooms 752-754

11:00am-11:45am: Virtual Green Tour Sustainability Coordinator

 “Geory Kurtzhals” Morris Library rooms 752-754

11:45-Noon:       Closing remarks

Noon Conference concludes box lunches available

Noon-2:00pm: ACUBSS Board Meeting

Hotel Rates: $80.99 at The Best Western for King/DoubleQueen rooms.

  • All rooms in the Block have been filled.
  • Room Block Code "ACUBSS".
  • Saluki INN

801 N Giant City rD

Carbondale, IL 62902

Hotel - (618) 351-6611





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