Open House 2011


October 1, 2011
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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 Feature Presentations

10:45 a.m. Lead Up to the Rio+20 Conference
Jeffrey Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute
11:30 a.m. The World's Mega Quakes
Panel with Seismic Experts
12:45 p.m. Seismology & Nuclear Arms Control
1:45 p.m. Climate Change & Extreme Weather
Panel Moderated by Heidi Cullen
3:00 p.m. Lamont Alumni in the World
Career Insights from Alumni

People arriving by car should park at the IBM Palisades Conference Center on Route 9W, just north of the LDEO campus. Shuttle buses run continuously from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, arriving and departing from the Geoscience building at LDEO.

People traveling from Manhattan via the free shuttle Buses will depart from the entrance to Teachers College (120th street between Broadway and Amsterdam) beginning at 9:30 a.m. They will run on the half hour until the final departure at 2:00 p.m. Buses will leave Lamont-Doherty for the city on the half hour from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (note there will not be a 2:30 p.m. shuttle)




Download the afternoon's
complete program
Please note that for environmental reasons, print copies of the full program will not be distributed at Open House.


Download the 2-page
Open House map


We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors:


Anonymous Alumnus


Cristi Cleaning Service

STAPLES Advantage

DiBaris Foods and Caterers

Electronic Sales of New England    

IBM Palisades    

South Orangetown Ambulance     

Strategic Product and Services