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Date and Time
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location
Penn Pavilion

Bass Connections Fair 2020

Duke students, learn more about the 2020-2021 Bass Connections project teams before the application deadline. Stop by to talk with team leaders, Bass Connections staff and members of the Student Advisory Council to learn more about new project opportunities and the benefits of participation.

Date and Time
Monday, February 3, 2020 - 9 a.m. to Thursday, February 6 - 12 p.m.
Location
Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Social Coast Forum

Lydia Olander will present on the GEMS project at the 2020 Social Coast Forum in Charleston, South Carolina, February 3-6, 2020.

The Social Coast Forum explores how social science tools and methods are being used to address the nation’s coastal issues.

Date and Time
Friday, February 7, 2020 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Grainger Hall, Board Room (Room 5109)

Policy Boot Camp: Green Banks

Jen Weiss, senior policy associate at the Nicholas Institute's Climate and Energy Program, will discuss how green banks are helping to increase investment in clean energy and energy efficiency at the local, state, and national levels.

Date and Time
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Grainger Hall, Board Room (Room 5109)

Policy Boot Camp: Environmental Justice

Kay Jowers, senior policy associate in the Nicholas Institute's State Policy Program, and Chris Timmins, professor in the Department of Economics, will explore avenues for working with nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and communities to support and resource progress toward environmental justice.

Date and Time
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Grainger Hall, Board Room (Room 5109)

Policy Boot Camp: Energy Policy

Jennie Chen, senior counsel at the Nicholas Institute's Climate and Energy Program, will discuss her experience working at organizations that shape energy policy, what they do, and how they work.

Date and Time
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location
Abramson Family Auditorium, NYU's Washington D.C. Campus, 1307 L St. NW

Carbon Pricing in Wholesale Energy Markets

Kate Konschnik will speak at Carbon Pricing in Wholesale Energy Markets on March 3, 2020, at NYU's Washington, D.C., Campus.

As states advance their climate policies with ambitious clean energy targets, wholesale market operators are grappling with questions about if and how electricity markets should evolve as a response. Several ISO/RTOs are looking to change their market rules to include carbon pricing, but there is a diversity in approaches.

Date and Time
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location
Stanford, California, USA

Natural Capital Symposium

Katie Warnell will present "Applying InVEST for Coastal Resilience and Blue Carbon Planning in North Carolina" at the Natural Capital Symposium at Stanford University.

Date and Time
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Grainger Hall, Board Room (Room 5109)

Policy Boot Camp: Federal Environmental Authorities

Kate Konschnik, director of the Nicholas Institute's Climate and Energy Program, will describe the overlapping environmental authorities of U.S. federal agencies and how these institutions work together (or don’t) on far-reaching challenges, as well as unforeseen disasters