June 18-19, 2020

University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada

About Us


To sustain tomorrow, we need to ensure Air, Water, Food, Energy, among other essentials, to be available for tomorrow’s

generations. As such, the SUSTAINING TOMORROW 2020 symposium at the University of Windsor will bring together

responsible enthusiasts and experts from academia, industry, and policy arenas to uncover the challenges and to forge

solutions to sustain tomorrow. This symposium will disseminate the most recent advances in these fields and promote

collaborations to maximize opportunities for innovative solutions.


Keynote Speaker

Dr. Graham T Reader

BA, BTech (Hons), PhD, psc, FEC, PEng, CEng, CMarE, Eur Ing, FIMarEst

Keynote Lecture: “Sustaining Tomorrow: Predictions, Prophesies & Precautions.”

Dr. Graham Reader is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Windsor. He served as the Dean of the Faculty from 1999 to 2010, and as Special Advisor (CEI) to the University President from 2010 to 2011. June 2011. He has earned degrees in Engineering, Arts and Management and has been involved in powertrain and related research areas since 1970 and his particular areas of interest are Diesel engines, Stirling engines and Underwater Intervention Systems. He has published  5 books and over 350 articles and has taught at Universities in the UK, Alberta and Ontario. He worked in the UK Mining Industry and was a Commander in the Royal Navy prior to coming to Canada. 


Keynote Speaker

Dr. Andreas Poullikkas

BEng (Hons), MPhil, PhD, DTech, FIET

Keynote Lecture: Energy transition towards 2050

Dr. Andreas Poullikkas is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (FIET). He is currently the Chairman of the Cyprus Energy Regulatory Authority (CERA) and he was for several years the Chairman of the Cyprus Energy Strategy Council (both appointments by the President of Cyprus). In his professional career he has worked for academic institutions and for the industry, such as, a Visiting Faculty at Harvard University, USA, the Cyprus University of Technology (Professor of Power Systems and Chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering) and the Electricity Authority of Cyprus (founder and director of the Research and Development Department). He is the Associate Editor of the Journal of Power Technologies, member of the Editorial Board of the journal Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments and the author of various peer-reviewed publications in scientific journals, book chapters, conference proceedings and the author of eight books.

Important Dates

Preliminary Draft Program


Honorary Chair: Dr. Rupp Carriveau, University of Windsor

Conference Chair: Dr. David S-K. Ting, University of Windsor

Technical Program Chair: Dr. Ahmadreza Vasel-Be-Hagh, Tennessee Technological University

                              Electricity: Dr. Narayan Kar, University of Windsor

                              Energy Market: Dr. Lindsay Miller-Branovacki, University of Windsor

Logistics Chairs: Dr. Jacqueline Stagner & Marissa Hatt, University of Windsor

Conference Overseer: Jo Asuncion, University of Windsor

Sponsorship: Katie Mazzuca, University of Windsor

Media: Kristie Pearce, University of Windsor


Registration Details


Early Bird Registration before April 3

Standard Package: $270

Student/Special Package: $225

Companion Package: $330

Regular Registration until May 1

Standard Package: $295

Student/Special Package: $250

Companion Package: $355

Late Registration until June 5

Standard Package: $315

Student/Special Package: $275

Companion Package: $380

Last Minute Registration June 6–18

Standard Package: $315

Student/Special Package: $275

Companion Package: N/A

All registrations, except Last Minute, include Banquet and the Shuttle Bus to and from the Winery where the banquet is held.

All registrations include breakfasts, coffee breaks and lunches.

‡ The Companion Package includes an extra banquet ticket for the companion.


Cooper's Hawk Vineyards and The Vines Restaurant 

 1425 Iler Rd, Harrow, ON N0R 1G0 

June 18, 2020

Hotel Information

Caesars Windsor Hotel -377 Riverside Dr E, Windsor, Ontario 

To reserve a guestroom, please call Caesars Windsor

 Reservations at 1-800-991-8888 by May 15, 2020.  

Please quote the group code CUN0617 to receive the group rate.

Best Western Plus -277 Riverside Drive West, Windsor, Ontario

To reserve a guestroom, please call Best Western Plus 

Reservations at 1-877-973-STAY (7829) or 519-973-5555 by May 22, 2020

Please quote the group code ST2020 Conference to receive the group rate.

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

  Email us at   

Sustaining Tomorrow 2020

401 Sunset Ave Windsor, ON N9B 3P4 CA

(519) 253-3000


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09:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m.

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