Innovations Out of Africa: Technology

Date: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 

Greyrock Room, Lory Student Center, Colorado State University

Sustainability challenges in Africa abound, from climate change to transportation to banking. Yet methods and tools are being developed and used to address the challenges that are also empowering research and development that are meaningful, taking the continent into the digitized era. Learn how technology is being used by CSU faculty in Africa in new and creative ways.

Panelists:

Gabriel Senay, PhD

Research Physical Scientist with the U.S. Geological Survey Earth Resources Observation and Science (USGS EROS) Center

Faculty Affiliate with Ecosystem Science and Sustainability, Colorado State University

Sue Van Den Heever, PhD

Associate Professor, Dept. Atmospheric Science 

Michael Pante, PhD

Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Dan Zimmerle

Director, Electric Power Systems Laboratory

Mechanical Engineering

 

Sponsor: 
The Africa Center