COLUMBUS, OHIO, USA, (November 11th, 2019) – Housing Joint Venture co-Founder Richelle Delia, Ph.D. was selected to present in the highly regarded American Institute of Chemical Engineers Engineering Sustainable Development Conference 2019. The event is taking place at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea on December 12-13, 2019.
The conference is co-organized by the AIChE Institute for Sustainability (IfS) and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) and will highlight perspectives on the technical and engineering challenges of addressing sustainable development.
Dr. Delia is one of the conference’s featured speakers for her talk titled “A Case Study on the Use of Existing Buildings As a Sustainable, Cost-Effective Solution for Affordable Housing.” In it, she will highlight Housing Joint Venture’s central idea that renovating existing, vacant properties is a viable contributing solution to the lack of budget appropriate housing in America.
“This is a unique opportunity to showcase our work at the intersection of academic theory and applied practice. We are grateful to participate in the global conversation of sustainability, development and the role chemical engineers can play to build resilient infrastructure,” commented Dr. Delia who also serves on the conference steering committee.
About Engineering Sustainable Development 2019:
Engineers, scientists, and policymakers will gather at the Korea University in Seoul to discuss technical and engineering challenges of addressing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
To download a conference flyer, visit: https://www.aiche.org/sites/default/files/docs/conferences/engineering_sustainable_development_flyer.pdf
About the Housing Joint Venture:
Housing Joint Venture is a tech startup working to make investing in real estate as easy as trading stocks.
Additional information is available on Housing Joint Venture’s website housingjv.com or by calling the company’s information line at 614-589-6986.