Talks, Presentations & Press
This is a power point presentation that summarizes a report commissioned by Stellenbosch Municipality in 2008. Recommends an approach for doubling the size of Stellenbosch in an ecologically sustainable and equitable manner.
Talk delivered by Mark Swilling at the Green Economy Summit on 19 May 2010, Johannesburg.
Talk presented by Jerome Lengbeek and Mark Swilling to the Green Buildings parallel session at the Green Economy Summit on 19 May 2010. This talk summarizes the outcome of a 3 year research project to build a cost effectiveness analysis of conventional low-cost housing compared with sustainable low-cost housing options.
Power Point presentation: Learnable Lessons on Sustainability from the Provision of Electricity in South Africa by M.K. Heun, J.L. Van Niekerk, M. Swilling, A.J. Meyer, A. Brent and T. Fluri. Proceedings of the American Society for Mechanical Engineering's 2010 4th international Conference on Energy Sustainability (ES2010), 17-22 May 2010, Phoenix, Arizona. (See: http://www.solar2010.org/program/es2010.htm)
Talk presented by Mark Swilling at the 7th meeting of the International Resource Panel, Sustainability Institute, Stellenbosch.
Mark Swilling - Cities and Sustainability. Talk delivered at seminar convened by Cambrdge Programme for Industry, Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, 15 November 2010. Also presented to joint colloquiem on Cape Town's city development strategy convened by City of Cape Town and the Cape Higher Education Consortium (CHEC), Cape Town, 2 December 2010.
Mark Swilling - Soils, Prices, Production and Food Security - talk presented at the Stellenbosch University Food Security Workshop, 29 October 2010, Stellenbosch.
Mark Swilling - Beyond buildings to city infrastructures. Talk by Mark Swilling at the annual conference of the Green Building Council of South Africa, Cape Town, 22 September 2010.
Presentation by Mark Swilling at Gauteng Government Workshop on the Green Development Strategy for Gauteng, July 2010.