Exploring Sustainable Operations

Richard Kraude, Assistant Professor of Management Science and Systems

Present outlook and future trends

Sustainability remains a critical imperative for firms as the impact of climate change continues to increase. During this webinar, Richard Kraude, assistant professor of management science and systems in the UB School of Management, will share valuable insights on the current state of sustainable operations, shedding light on the latest trends and innovations that are shaping the landscape. From sustainable supply chains and eco-conscious manufacturing practices to energy-efficient technologies and waste reduction initiatives, we'll explore how businesses are successfully integrating sustainability into their core operations.

Richard Kraude has a master's degree in polymer chemistry from University of Oregon and a PhD in operations and supply chain management from Michigan State University. He has published several studies on firm sustainability in top peer reviewed journals and promotes sustainability in the community as a master gardener volunteer through the Cornell cooperative extension.