Results for research on: Smart Cities

Marian Chertow / Erb Colloquium

Marian Chertow / Erb Colloquium

Marian Chertow is a professor of industrial environmental management at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Her research and teaching focus on industrial ecology, business/environment issues, waste management, circular economy, and urban industrial...

John Pontillo

John Pontillo

John is a dual degree in the Sustainably Systems track at SEAS and interested in innovative financial instruments to accelerate adoption of renewable energy generation and storage. He is involved with the Energy Club at Ross (ECR), a co-founder of the Michigan Climate...

Olivia Rath

Olivia Rath

Olivia joins the Erb Institute after 4 years of working as a Strategy Consultant, focused on business model innovation and strategy development in the future of mobility and energy. This work has cemented a passion for pursuing a career at the intersection of...

Sustainability in Detroit, Part 2: Making way for bees

Sustainability in Detroit, Part 2: Making way for bees

What does sustainability look like in Detroit, a city that is going through changes that some consider a renaissance? The Erb Institute talked with five people who are working to make Detroit more sustainable—in wildly divergent ways, from bees, to dirt, to real...

Kimberly Ludas

Kimberly Ludas

Kim is originally from Los Angeles, CA and worked in celebrity and influencer brand partnerships and a non-profit hospital foundation before coming to the University of Michigan. She is interested in energy and sustainability finance, and helping the next new big...

How is your business making an impact?  Share your ideas!

How is your business making an impact? Share your ideas!

Is your business doing something really great on the journey to sustainability?  Or maybe you have an idea you'd like to try but are not sure how?  Share here, in this open forum, ways you see to accelerate the pace at which we're having an impact.  We can learn from...