E-IPER Joint MS Capstone Symposium

Thursday, December 7, 2017

2:30 pm

Y2E2 299 Map

Sponsored by:
Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment & Resources and Feigenbaum Nii Foundation

Feigenbaum Nii Foundation

Joint MS Capstone Symposium

December 7, 2017

Y2E2 Building, Room 299

E-IPER Joint MS Student Capstone Project Presentations

Session 1 - 2:30 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Pam Chirathivat MS-MBA & Timothy Latimer, MS-MBA

Impacts of Geothermal Development in East Africa

Santiago Perez Teuffer Lopez, MS-MBA

North American Gas Industry Integration:

Solving for Mexico’s 54% Increase in Gas Deficit

Diego Arguelles Llausas, MS-MBA

Eje: Using a Systems Thinking Approach to Understand

Community Forestry in Mexico

Cynthia McMurry, MS-MBA

Assessing Willingness to Pay for an Automated Chlorine

Treatment Device in Kisumu County, Kenya

Session 2 - 3:50 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.

Aisha Bashir, MS-MBA

Creating a Market Mechanism for Improving the Livelihoods

of Fulani Pastoralist Households in Nigeria

Eric Olliff, MS-MBA & Lesley Thayer, MS-MBA

Greening the Cannabis Industry:

A Business Case for Sustainable Cannabis

Shruthi Baskaran, MS-MBA & Ryan Betka, MS-MBA

Rethinking Crop Insurance & Conservation in the U.S. Farm Bill:

A Socio-Environmental Conception of “What Could Be”

Session 3 - 4:50 p.m. - 5:20 p.m.

Wendy Hua, MS-MBA & Stephanie Young, MS-MBA

Data & Analytics Powering Smart Cities:

Transitioning San Francisco Into a “Smart-City”

Apoorv Bhargva, MS-MBA

Emissions Impact of e-VTOL Fleets in the San Francisco Bay Area

Please join us for a reception

immediately following the presentations

Thursday, December 7, 2017
2:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Y2E2 299 Map

Lecture / Reading 

Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends