Panel on University and City Partnerships and Research


Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Panel on University and City Partnerships and Research

Smart Cities. Big Ideas. National Partnerships: the MetroLab Network at Work in South Bend

Thursday, September 29

Light Refreshments 3:30–4:00 p.m. in McKenna Atrium
Panel Discussion 4:00–5:00 p.m. McKenna Hall Auditorium
This event is open to campus and the South Bend community.


Becca Blais, Vice President of the Student Body, University of Notre Dame


Martin O’Malley, Chair of MetroLab Network, 61st Governor of Maryland and 47th Mayor of Baltimore 
Pete Buttigieg, Mayor, City of South Bend
Robert Bernhard, Vice President for Research, University of Notre Dame
Alicia Czarnecki, Team Leader, Summer 2016 Bowman Creek Educational Ecosystem Project and Environmental Engineering Major, University of Notre Dame

Sponsored by The College of Engineering and Notre Dame Research.