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  greenUp 2015: Advancing toward a Safer and Sustainable Future

 

The Michigan “GreenUp” Conference is designed to be a valuable experience for sharing information, networking, and learning. Green chemistry and engineering can help businesses create new markets, reduce costs, increase safety, and gain a competitive edge. If you are interested in innovation and sustainability in Michigan, this conference is the opportunity to hear from leading experts and share solutions to “green up” Michigan through green chemistry and engineering.

How can you participate?

Apply for a Governor’s Award
Become a Sponsor
Submit an abstract for oral or poster presentation

North Campus Research Complex, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
November 3-4, 2014

Hosted by The University of Michigan

  greenUp 2014: Cultivating Next Generation Solutions

Kellogg Conference Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing
November 12, 2014

Hosted by Michigan State University

For speaker biographies and copies of presentations, please visit the conference proceedings.

  greenUp 2013: Designing a Sustainable Michigan

Grand Valley State University Eberhard Center, Pew Campus

  • October 23, 2013:
    • Career Workshop (sponsored by the Western Michigan section of the American Chemical Society)
    • Green Chemistry & Engineering 101 Workshop
    • Reception
  • October 24, 2103: 
    • Main Conference Event: Conference Agenda (PDF)
    • 2013 Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Awards Ceremony
  • greenUp 2013 Success (PDF)

For speaker biographies and copies of presentations, please visit the conference website.

For video interviews of recipients of the Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Awards and other conference attendees,click here

  greenUp 2012: Driving Sustainable Manufacturing

Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan

Friday October 26, 2012

  • Conference brochure, program, speaker biographies and presentations (in PDF format), and conference photographs. Click here.
  • Student Poster Contest  information (PDF)
  • List of Poster Submissions (PDF
   Pre-Conference Workshop: Green Chemistry and Sustainable Engineering 101 Workshop

 

October 25, 2012

EDC Auditorium, 5050 Anthony Wayne Drive, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

  • Program Brochure (PDF) 
    greenUp 2011: Advancing Innovation for a Sustainable Future

North Campus Research Complex, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan USA
Thursday October 27, 2011

  • Conference brochure, program, speaker biographies and presentations (in PDF format), award winners, and conference photographs. Click here.
  • For video of the keynote address by Governor Rick Synder and video interviews of recipients of the Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Awards and other conference attendees, click here
  • List of Poster Submissions (PDF)

Click here for video interviews of recipients of the 2011 Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Awards and other GreenUp 2011 conference attendees.

   greenUp 2010: A Catalyst for the Economy

Kellogg Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan USA
October 20, 2010

  • Keynote address by Paul Anastas 
  • Conference agenda, speaker biographies, presentations (in PDF format), sponsors, award winners, and poster case studies. Click here. 
   greenUp 2009

Fort Shelby DoubleTree, Detroit, Michigan USA
September 25, 2009

  • Conference agenda, speaker biographies and presentations (in PDF format), sponsors, award winners, and Conference and Awards Overview. Click here.

 

 

Video broadcast by Michigan Governor Rick Snyder to the 2013 Michigan Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference and Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Awards Ceremony.