Archive Events Newcastle

Sustainability – it’s your business
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 18:00
Newcastle Events
David Hood, National President of Engineers Australia
Engineers Australia Office, 122 Parry Street, Newcastle West
Professor David Hood discussed the science and evidence behind climate change and the sustainability crisis facing society, and suggested that engineers have a very significant role to play in providing solutions. He discussed how businesses can change and assist with solutions and still make a profit. He also briefly described the evolution of Australia’s Infrastructure Sustainability (IS) rating scheme, and discussed how it is expected to transform infrastructure to achieve more sustainability outcomes.