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Advancing Coastal Resistance in California and Beyond
Event Name Advancing Coastal Resistance in California and Beyond
Event Type Conference
Location University of California, Irvine
Host UCI Oceans, Blue Earth and others.
Event Date(s) Jul 19 - Jul 20, 2017
Event Time(s) [not specified]
Event Description 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
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Event Link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdZYKrobY0y61SuQAymclMsaRISDS
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