Here is the schedule for Georgia Tech’s April 22 Earth Day Zoom videoconference event hosted by D2D@GT A high school student will wandering the event with an iPad running Zoom and interviewing many of the 60+ organizations that are attending the to learn from the experts the latest about sustainability from the people and organizations that are practicing it. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions of the interviewees. Please join us if you can.
10:30 a.m. – Electric Vehicle Club of the South – Evangelists for electric vehicles.
11:00 a.m. – Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business – They bring together students, research faculty, companies, and entrepreneurs to create an environment where business-driven solutions to sustainability challenges can take shape and thrive.
11:15 a.m. – Engineers Without Borders at Georgia Tech – Student members design and implement solutions for health and infrastructure needs in developing communities by taking part in one of our many international or local projects.
11:30 a.m. – Westrock – One of the world’s largest recyclers.
11:45 a.m. – ArkFab – They incubate sustainable businesses and technologies that provide food, shelter, energy and water in a resource constrained environment.
12:00 p.m. – The Homestead Atlanta – They offer hands-on workshops in self-reliance and sustainability skills. From beekeeping and foraging to blacksmithing and herbal medicine.
12:15 p.m. – Bioponica – They’re showing a 10′ Biogarden and a 5G Nutricycler.
12:45 p.m. – Atlantis Hydroponics – They build eco-friendly farming systems that are able to be run in small spaces and focus on the goal of zero waste.
1:00 p.m. – Replantable – They design the nanoFarm, the kitchen appliance that grows food for you.
1:15 p.m. – The Mad Housers – They build small houses for the homeless.
1:45 p.m. – Georgia Tech School of Biology – They will display bacterial and protist cultures that they use in their labs to answer ecological and environmental questions
2:00 p.m. – Global Growers – They work with international farmers who have come to Atlanta as refugees.
2:15 p.m. – Georgia Tech Honeybee Project – They conduct research and provide educational outreach about bees.
2:30 p.m. – Georgia Organics – They support sustainable farms with training and resources, help grow Farm to School across the state, and engage communities in increasing access to local and sustainable foods.
3:00 p.m. – Zeigler Homestead Services – an urban agriculture services company that builds custom chicken coops and rainwater harvesting systems.
3:15 p.m. – Trees Atlanta – They protect and improve Atlanta’s urban forest by planting, conserving, and educating.
3:30 p.m. – Lifeline Animal Project – They provide innovative, strategic resources in support of its mission to end shelter euthanasia of homeless animals.