Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Ohlone College in Fremont CA World Forum

Please join us for what’s sure to be an intriguing World Forum on Wednesday, March 6, from noon – 2:00 p.m. in the Jackson Theater.  The title of this Forum is  Designing for Planet Earth: Innovation Inspired by Nature and our speaker will be Julie Sammons. 

The presentation portion of the forum will take place from noon – 12:50pm, followed by a short break for those who need to return to work or attend class.  There will be a Q&A session from 1:00 – 2:00pm for those who are able to stay.

The link provided here will be “live” during the presentation (for those who are unable to attend in person):  http://powerlink.powerstream.net/003/02419/live1.asx



Ohlone Announcement:

Efficient wind power inspired by whales?  Social networking tools inspired by honeybees?  Join us at the next World Forum to learn how innovators around the world are studying nature's toolbox of amazing designs to imagine and build a more sustainable future!

This World Forum will be held on  Wednesday, March 6, from noon – 2:00 p.m. in the Jackson Theater.  The title of the Forum is  Designing for Planet Earth: Innovation Inspired by Nature and our speaker will be Julie Sammons.  A biologist and business strategist, Ms. Sammons applies insights from living systems to help organizations learn, evolve, and thrive in increasingly complex environments.  Her career evolved from engineering billions of bacteria as a research scientist to attracting millions of media hits for community-powered networks.  Julie holds a B.S. in microbiology, an M.B.A. in sustainable business management, and applies nature's design strategies as a certified Biomimicry Specialist.   

cid:image001.jpg@01CCE299.04F26590The presentation portion of the forum will take place from noon – 12:50pm, followed by a short break for those who need to return to work or attend class.  There will be a Q&A session from 1:00 – 2:00pm for those who are able to stay.

As always, our thanks to ASOC for their support of the World Forum speaker series.

A reminder e-mail will be sent the day before the forum, including a live webstream link.  Please make every effort to attend and encourage your students to participate

Sarah Daniels
Assistant to the President