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Annual General Meeting, 2023
Thursday, March 30, 2023
6:30-8 p.m.
Foxdale Village Auditorium
500 E Marylyn Ave. State College, PA
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Featured Speaker Dr. Esther Obonyo

Sustainable Communities: A Tower of Babel Problem?

Business meeting: 6:30-7:00

Presentation: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

This will be a “hybrid” ZOOM + In-Person meeting.  You may attend in person at Foxdale Village or log onto ZOOM via your computer on the evening of the meeting.


Dr. Esther Obonyo is the Executive Director of the Global Building Network, a partnership with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. In addition to her primary faculty appointment in the College of Engineering, Dr Obonyo is an Associate of the Institute of Computational and Data Sciences. Dr Obonyo’s research uses a holistic system-thinking approach to explore the complex wicked problem of delivering affordable climate-resilient housing in a sustainable manner. She has leveraged this work to provide international learning experiences for over 2100 students. Her projects have been supported by grants from the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy. Her work has been disseminated through over 150 journal papers, conference proceedings, and presentations.  She is an associate editor of the ANTHROPOCENE and Journal of IT in Construction.


Light refreshments will be served.  

If attending in person, RSVP to so we can plan for refreshments.

Parking is available in the Foxdale garage.  Please do not park in assigned spaces.


For more information, contact Frank Ahern at  

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