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Virtual Integrity of Creation Conference Focuses on Building a Sustainable World
Sep 29, 2020 - Sep 30, 2020
The sixth Annual Duquesne University Presidential Conference on the Integrity of Creation will be held virtually this year on September 29 and 30. This year’s conference focuses on the topic Building a Sustainable World to discuss pivotal issues regarding safeguarding our planet. The interdisciplinary conference invites participants from different disciplines to engage each other in civil discourse on a different topic each year.
Featured speakers this year are Meghan Fay Zahniser, Executive Director of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) and Christine Daugherty, VP for Sustainable Agriculture & Responsible Sourcing, Pepsico.
The conference has three goals:
1. To provide a scholarly opportunity to engage established and emerging research on the conference topic.
2. To foster interdisciplinary discourse on each topic, such as among science, health, philosophy, religion and policy.
3. To enlighten public awareness and discussion of the conference topic.