ASABE Global Engagement Day, Montreal, 2014

 

Ajit Srivastava chaired a Taskforce that organized a special event, Global Engagement Day, at the 2014 ASABE Annual International Meeting on July 15, 2014 in Montreal.  The main goal of the event was to develop a blueprint as to how agricultural and biological engineers can engage globally to address issues such as global food, water and energy security, climate change and sustainability. 

 

Opening Session

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Dr. Robert Easter-Global Challenges Panel Session

 

Dr. Bruce Dale-Energy Security

 

Dr. Anne-Marie Boulay - Water Security

 

Dr. James Jones - Climate Change

 

Dr. Marty Matlock - Sustainability

 

Global Engagement Panel

 

 

Dr. Gerhard Schiefer - Food Security and Sustainability

 

 

Dr. Ajit Srivastava

 

Dr. James Jones

 

Dr. Dirk Maier - Global Funding Opportunities

 

Dr. Prasant Kalita - Prevention of Postharvest Loss

 

Dr. KC Ting - Challenges-Opportunities of Session