AIME hosted a cross-disciplinary sustainability workshop entitled Engineering Solutions for Sustainability: Materials and Resources (ESS:M&R) in Lausanne, Switzerland from July 22-24, 2009.  Participants included partners from AIME's sister Founder Societies, AIChE and ASCE.  To access Proceedings from the event, click here.

Event learnings have been shared via:

  • workshop representatives that AIME sent to the United Nation's Commission for Sustainable Development-18 in New York May 2010.  AIME's Member Society, SME, is taking the lead on future involvement in this arena.
  • an overview presented at ICOSSE '11 in Tucson, AZ
  • a paper accepted for oral presentation at WEC 2011 in Geneva September 2011
  • a full report in book format is available at

ESSMandR 1 Book Cover