Events

Date & Time
Friday, May 6, 2016 -
4:35pm to 5:30pm
Location
Duke Law School
On Markets, Morals, and Climate Change

The Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions' Jonas Monast and Brian Murray will be among the speakers at a panel on "On Markets, Morals, and Climate Change" at the Law & Markets Symposium on May 6.

Date & Time
Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location
Radisson Grand Beach Resort, St. George's, Grenada
Blue Week 2016: The International Conference to Promote Blue Growth and Investment

John Virdin, director of the Ocean and Coastal Policy Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will give two presentations during Blue Week 2016: The International Conference to Promote Blue Growth and Investment in St. George’s, Grenada, May 14-22.

At the conference, Virdin will focus discussion on major elements, principles and prospects for blue growth and blue economy. He will share a conceptual framework for the blue economy/blue growth to achieve the sustainable development target 14.7.

For more information, visit the conference website.

Date & Time
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 8:30am to Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 3:00pm
Location
100 Westgate Circle, Annapolis, MD, 21401
National Essential Fish Habitat Summit

This year marks the 20-year anniversary of the essential fish habitat provisions of the Sustainable Fisheries Act. The National Essential Fish Habitat Summit will acknowledge this important milestone by convening council and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries habitat experts to share ideas and approaches across regions. 

Kim Gordon and Katie Latanich, co-directors of the Fisheries Leadership & Sustainability Forum (Fisheries Forum) at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will be among the speakers.

To view the draft agenda or registration and travel details surrounding the event, vist the Fisheries Forum website.

Date & Time
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 6:30pm to Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 12:00pm
Location
Aspen, Colorado
2016 Aspen-Nicholas Water Forum

The Aspen Institute’s Energy and Environment Program and Duke University’s Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions convene this water forum annually to address domestic water challenges in the 21st century with utility, finance, and emerging technology executives, along with policy makers and thought leaders. The Forum considers water infrastructure and investment; ecosystem and watershed functions; resiliency in the face of climate change; emerging technologies and finance. 

By Invitation Only.
Please contact Nicole Buckley to learn more: nicole.buckley@aspeninstitute.org

 

Date & Time
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
Location
James Madison University, Festival Conference & Student Center, Harrisonburg, VA
AWEA State Wind Energy Forum

Sarah Adair, senior policy associate at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak on the Clean Power Plan panel at the American Wind Energy Association State Wind Energy Forum June 22.

For more information, visit the event website.