Conference Schedule

1/23/2014, IUPUI Campus Center Theatre
8:00-8:30 Reception: IUPUI Campus Center Theatre
8:30-8:35 Welcome and Introduction: John McCormick, Professor of Political Science at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
8:35-8:45 Kelly, Jason M., Director of the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute and Associate Professor of History at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
8:45-8:55 Stephen Bridges, Consul General in Chicago
8:55-9:00 William Blomquist, Dean of the Indiana University School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI
The Challenge of Anthropocene Rivers
9:00-9:30 Syvitski, James, Executive Director of the Community Surface Dynamics Modeling System at University of Colorado, Boulder and Chair of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme
9:30-10:00 Pahl-Wostl, Claudia, Director and Professor of Resources Management at the Institute for Environmental Systems Research at the University of Osnabrück, Germany and Senior Research Fellow at the Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University
10:00-10:30 Carter, Timothy, Director of the Center for Urban Ecology, Butler University
10:30-10:45 Break
Anthropocene Rivers and Society
10:45-11:15 Berry, Helen, Professor of History in the School of History, Classics, and Archaeology at Newcastle University, United Kingdom
11:15-11:45 Edgeworth, Matt, Research Fellow in the School of Archaeology and Ancient History at Leicester University, United Kingdom
11:45-12:00 Nasser Paydar, Executive Vice Chancellor at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
12:00-1:15 Lunch
Rivers on a Human Scale
1:15-1:45 Deane-Drummond, Celia, Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame
1:45-2:15 Newman, Caron, Heritage at Risk Project Officer, English Heritage
2:15-2:45 Turner, Sam, Professor in Archaeology in the School of History, Classics, and Archaeology at Newcastle University, United Kingdom
2:45-3:00 Break
Earth Systems, Human Systems, and River Systems
3:00-3:30 Zalasiewicz, Jan, Professor of Palaeobiology in the Department of Geology at Leicester University, United Kingdom
3:30-4:00 Williams, Mark, Senior Lecturer in Geography in the Department of Geology at Leicester University, United Kingdom
4:00-4:30 Iseley, Tom, Clinical Professor and Director of Construction Engineering Management Technology at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
4:30-4:45 Break
4:45-5:00 Day 1 Roundup
1/24/2014, IUPUI Campus Center Theatre
8:00-8:30 Reception: IUPUI Campus Center Theatre
8:30-9:00 Werkheiser, Bill, Acting Deputy Director, USGS
Human Geography and River Environments
9:00-9:30 Keramida, Vicky, CEO of Keramida, Inc. in Indianapolis, IN
9:30-10:00 Scarpino, Phil, Director of the IU School of Arts at IUPUI Public History Program and Professor of History at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
10:00-10:30 Filippelli, Gabriel, Professor of Earth Sciences and Director of the Center For Urban Health at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
10:30-10:45 Break
Rivers, Humans, and Other Living Creatures
10:45-11:15 Lubinski, Kenneth, Fish and Wildlife Biologist at the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center, United States Geological Survey
11:15-11:45 Miss, Mary, New York-based artist and Director of City as a Living Laboratory
11:45-12:15 Pre-lunch Feedback Session
12:15-1:15 Lunch
The Human-Environment Interface I
1:15-1:45 Large, Andy, Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography in the School of Geography, Politics, and Sociology at  Newcastle University, United Kingdom
1:45-2:15 Secchi, Silvia, Assistant Professor of Agribusiness Economics at Southern Illinois University
2:15-2:30 Thornton, Nigel, Director of Agulhas Applied Knowledge, United Kingdom
2:45-3:00 Break
The Human-Environment Interface II
3:00-3:30 Kane, Stephanie C, Indiana University, Professor of International Studies at Indiana University, Bloomington
3:30-4:00 Marx, Sina, Research Associate for the Water, Energy and Food Security Group within the Global Catchment Initiative, Global Water System Project at the Zentrum für Entwicklungsforschung, University of Bonn
4:00-4:30 Evans, Tom, Co-Director of the Vincent and Eleanor Ostrom Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis at Indiana University and Professor of Geography at Indiana University, Bloomington
4:30-5:00 Charles Vörösmarty, Presidential Professor in the Grove School of Engineering at The City College of New York and Director of the CUNY Environmental Crossroads Initiative
5:00-5:10 Jason M. Kelly, Concluding Remarks