June 5, 2012

Climate Change

Note: Attendees will receive 2 PDH toward PE and other certification accreditation.

Please join us for a discussion on Climate change. 

We will have two experts in the field discuss their theories and opinions on this subject.

Don Koestler is President of DJ Koestler, LLC, a company dedicated to teaching and consulting in concepts related to personal and organizational high performance.  He is currently an Adjunct Professor in the Engineering Management Masters Degree program at Drexel University.  Prior to that, he held management and leadership positions at Rohm and Haas Co. for over 40 years.   He is a graduate of Villanova University with a degree in Chemical Engineering. He can be reached at 215-637-2697 or djkoestler@aol.com.  Don has been a member of the AIChE since 1959 and was chairman of the Delaware Valley section in 1980.

Dr. Alain Plante earned a bachelors degree in environmental engineering and masters degree in soil science at the University of Guelph, and a doctorate in soil science from the University of Alberta. He is now an Assistant Professor in Department of Earth and Environmental Science at the University of Pennsylvania. Trained as a soil scientist, Dr. Plante’s research emphasis is in soil carbon biogeochemistry and ecosystem ecology. He conducts research on the properties, mechanisms and processes that act to stabilize and de-stabilize carbon in soil, and seeks to understand feedbacks between soil carbon and the global carbon cycle.

Climate Change Information Resources


Tuesday June 5, 2012

Time: 5.30pm – Networking/Reception
6.30pm – Dinner, followed by Speaker

Place: The Cynwyd Club
332 Trevor Lane
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.

Directions From I-76, drive S on City Line Ave. (US Rte. 1). Turn right on Conshohocken State Rd. (Rte. 23); stay in right lane. After second light watch for white left-turn arrows painted on street (about 0.14 mile). Do not follow Rte. 23 left at turn but instead go straight ahead onto Llandrillo Rd. (passing to the right of Valley Press printing). After one block bear left onto Trevor Lane at stop sign. Clubhouse and parking are on the left. Please park in lot if space is available; otherwise park on Trevor Lane.  If lost, call the club at 610-667-4524, ext. 2.
Cost: $35.00 per non-member
$30.00 per DVS/CCN/ACS member
$15.00 per retired member or member in transition
$10.00 per student
Reservation Deadline:
Please reserve in advance if possible.  Walk-ins will be subject to availability
Registration Details:

For questions please contact Doug Kriebel at dkriebel@kriebel-ltd.com or 215-364-3400, or David Salas at dsalas2k@gmail.com.