Engineering Ethics: The PE and Sustainable Development

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET

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Event type: Webinar

This webinar will discuss the obligation of the PE to hold paramount the public health, safety and welfare and will focus primarily on ethical issues relating to a PE being overruled on an environmental matter, the PE’s ethical responsibility in addressing public environmental concerns and the obligation and responsibilities of a professional engineer during an environmental controversy and other ethical and professional practice issues.

Speaker:
  Arthur E. Schwartz, CAE, JD
Speaker Bio: Arthur Schwartz is the deputy executive director and general counsel of the National Society of Professional Engineers, and he also serves as the executive director of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, an NSPE affinity group. His responsibilities include serving as staff director to the NSPE Board of Ethical Review, the Committee on Policy and Advocacy, the Professional Liability Committee, and the Engineers Joint Contract Documents Committee.