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Creating Competitive Advantage through Innovation and Sustainability

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Date: Thu, Jun 27, 2013
Time: 9:00am - 11:00am
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"A Global Fortune 500 Company's View on Creating Competitive Advantage through Innovation and Sustainabliity" 
with Unviersity of Massachusetts, Amherst alumnus Frank O'Brien-Bernini,
Vice President & Chief Sustainability
Officer of Owens Corning. 

Thursday, June 27, 2013 

During the presentation, Frank O'Brien-Bernini will discuss:

-Worldwide mega trends

-Owens Corning's innovation and sustainability core cubiness strategy

-Challenges and emerging solutions to durability issues in high performance buildings

-An early view on groundbreaking work underway, in collaboration with Harvard University, to quantify the net-positive "Handprint" of an organization

-Life Cycle Assessments and Environmental Product Declarations to make smarter material choices (understanding the "eco-math")

-A case study on the successful ramp-up of an end-of-life recycling program for common building materials

RSVP to Jacqueline Hayes