LMU Executive Education offers this two-day (July 20-21) course to provide professionals at all levels and of all backgrounds in the private or public sector with the essential foundations of sound sustainability decision-making. The key learning objective will be understanding the business case for progressive sustainability practices. The course will be delivered in four sessions:
Environmental law basics
Expert guest speakers on water resources, water sustainability and the business of water
Corporate sustainability disaster case studies
Expert panelists on climate change, California environmental protection legislation, and LA’s Green New Deal
Professor Daniel Jacobs, is a former award-winning Justice Department environmental enforcement trial attorney and founding director of the first interdisciplinary masters program in sustainability management in a U.S. business school. He is the author of BP Blowout: Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster.
Guest speakers will include:
Fran Pavley, legendary former State Senator, sponsor of major California environmental protection legislation
Felicia Marcus, former Chair of the California Water Resources Control Board and former Regional Administrator of U.S. EPA
Jon Freedman, Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Suez Water Technologies and Solutions, and adjunct faculty member at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Steve Fleischli, Senior Director, Water Initiatives, Natural Resources Defense Council
Dominique Hargreaves, LMU ’04, Deputy Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Los Angeles
Ivan Penn, New York Times reporter
Note: This course includes free parking for Saturday and Sunday. A day pass to the LMU recreation center can be purchased at a reduced price of $5/day. Breakfast, lunch and course materials are included in the course fee.
Register and pay for this course here.
A kickoff networking reception and screening of Deepwater Horizon will take place:
Friday, July 19, 2019
6 p.m. – reception, Hilton Third Floor
7 p.m. – screening, Hilton 304
Please email CBAGrad@lmu.edu to reserve your complimentary space for the reception and screening.
Saturday, July 20 at 9:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday, July 21 at 9:00am to 4:00pm
LMU Main Campus, Hilton 304 1 LMU Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90045