Aaron will be speaking at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo on the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and his research in post-disaster recovery in the Philippines.

Aaron Opdyke, a Cal Poly civil engineering alumnus now working as a research assistant, will present “Solving Society’s Audacious Challenges: The Nexus of Engineering and the Humanities”. After the talk, he will answer questions from the audience.

Date: Monday, Nov. 16
Time: 6:10 p.m.
Location: The Advanced Technology Laboratories (Building No. 7) at Cal Poly

At the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in September, 193 nations committed to three extraordinary tasks: end extreme poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and address climate change. Opdyke will discuss the need for interdisciplinary teams to solve these pressing societal challenges.

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  • Date: November 2015