Workshop: Advancing Coastal Resiliency in California and Beyond

When:
July 19, 2017 – July 20, 2017 all-day
2017-07-19T00:00:00-07:00
2017-07-21T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
University of California Irvine
Irvine
CA 92697
USA

Attend this FREE workshop with some of the leading experts on building and implementing coastal resilience! Please use this form to register for the Advancing Coastal Resiliency in California and Beyond workshop.

July 19 – Evening networking event
July 20 – Full-day workshop

Free and open to the public

— WEDNESDAY KEYNOTE SPEAKER —
• Shana Udvardy, Climate Preparedness Specialist at the Union of Concerned Scientists

— THURSDAY KEYNOTE SPEAKERS —
• Prof. Gary Griggs, Director of the Institute of Marine Sciences UCSC
• Deborah Halberstadt, Executive Director of the California Ocean Protection Council
• Jan Peelen, Policy Advisor to the Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment

— OBJECTIVES —
• Learn from and build connections with coastal resiliency practitioners at the local, state, federal, and international scales
• Gain insight on opportunities and barriers to coastal resiliency actions
• Learn about environmental and social justice issues surrounding coastal resiliency in California, the United States, and beyond
• Increase understanding of partnership and funding opportunities as well as communication tools for increasing engagement

Presented by:
• Blue Earth Consultants, a Division of ERG
• Empowering Sustainability
• UCI OCEANS
• UCI Newkirk Center for Science and Society

Click here to register.

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