Events - Lydia Olander

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

Southeast CASC Regional Science Symposium

At the Southeast CASC Regional Science Symposium, Lydia Olander will co-organize a session on Ecosystem Services linking climate change and ecosystem services research, and Katie Warnell will speak about mapping coastal resilience and coastal blue carbon in North Carolina. The Symposium takes place November 13-15, 2019, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Date
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 to Thursday, November 14
Location
New Orleans, LA, USA

Bigger Change Faster: Integrated Development, Health, and Environment Actions for a Sustainable Future

From climate change to malnutrition, poverty to biodiversity loss, air pollution to humanitarian crises—the problems facing our world today are deeply interconnected. Holistic initiatives to address these challenges, notably the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), are becoming more common. But efforts siloed within the development, health, or environment communities remain the norm.

Date and Time
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Location
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
1201 Eye St, NW
12th Floor Conference Center
Washington, DC 20005

Exploring Applications of Ecosystem Service Conceptual Models for Coastal Habitats

Dr. Lydia Olander and Sara Mason of Duke University will share their approach to using Ecosystem Services Conceptual Models as a framework to think about ecosystem services and how they can be considered within the National Estuarine Research Reserve System.

Date and Time
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Online webinar

Remediation to Restoration

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak during the session "Remediation to Restoration" on Thursday, December 6, at the 2018 A Community on Ecosystem Services Conference (ACES).

Date and Time
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 11:50 a.m. to 1:10 p.m.
Location
Grand Ballroom Salon H, Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202

Getting to Why Ecosystem Services Matter before your Audience gets to ZZZZ

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak during the session "Getting to Why Ecosystem Services Matter before your Audience gets to ZZZZ" on Wednesday, December 5, at the 2018 A Community on Ecosystem Services Conference (ACES).

Date and Time
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 3:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location
Grand Ballroom Salon C, Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202

Building Capacity to Identify and Value Ecosystem Services

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak during the session "Building Capacity to Identify and Value Ecosystem Services" on Wednesday, December 5, at the 2018 A Community on Ecosystem Services Conference (ACES).
Date and Time
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 10:20 a.m. to 10:40 a.m.
Location
Grand Ballroom Salon B, Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202

Methods for Incorporating Ecosystem Services into Decision-Making: Conceptual Models and Benefit Relevant Indicators

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will lead a pre-conference workshop on Monday, December 3, at the 2018 A Community on Ecosystem Services Conference (ACES).

Date and Time
Monday, December 3, 2018 - 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location
Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202

Ecosystem Service Conceptual Models

Learn about the National Ecosystem Services Partnership’s (NESP) new Conceptual Model Series in a webinar, Friday, September 28, 3-4 p.m. ET.  

Date and Time
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location
Online Webinar

Research Opportunities with the Southeast Climate Science Center

Join Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions 10 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Friday, February 23, to learn about the Department of the Interior's Southeast Climate Science Center, one of eight regional climate science centers managed by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center.

Date and Time
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Location
Field Auditorium, first floor of Environment Hall, 9 Circuit Drive, Durham, NC (Duke University Campus)

Ecosystem Services Guidance, Models, and Prioritization

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will be among the speakers at the 2017 Albemarle-Pamlico Ecosystem Symposium: Eyes on the Horizon on Wednesday, November 1. Olander will speak during the session The Value of the Albemarle-Pamlico Region on "Ecosystem Services Guidance, Models, and Prioritization."

For more information, visit the symposium website

Date and Time
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 9:35 a.m. to 10:35 a.m.
Location
McKimmon Center, Raleigh, NC

Bridging Evidence-Based Impact Across Environment, Health and Development Communities

The Bridge Collaborative will host a two-day launch event in London October 25 and October 26. Lydia Olander and Tim Profeta of the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions will speak at the event, which is focused on:

Date and Time
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 9 a.m. to Thursday, October 26 - 5 p.m.
Location
(Day 1) The Royal Society; (Day 2) Congress Centre, London

Ecosystem Services: From Concept to Policy

Ecosystem Services Program director Lydia Olander will deliver the keynote address at Ecosystem Services: From Concept to Policy in Washington, D.C., May 19. The symposium hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science & Technology Policy Fellowships will focus on how policy decision making at the national and international levels can improve use of our scientific understanding of the services provided to human societies by nature (ecosystem services). The event will promote discussions of the advantages and disadvantages of placing a monetary value on biodiversity and on developing and applying the associated valuation tools. It also aims to spark a conversation about what constitutes an ecosystem service. Registration is required.

Date and Time
Friday, May 19, 2017 - 9:15 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Location
1200 New York Ave. NW
Washington, D.C.

Incorporating Ecosystem Services into NEPA

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will present during the panel session "Incorporating Ecosystem Services into NEPA," at the 2017 National Association of Environmental Professionals Conference March 28.

Registration is required. For more information, please visit the conference website.

 

Date and Time
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location
Durham Marriott City Center Hotel, 201 Foster Street, Durham, NC 27701

Uncovering Connections Between Healthy Ecosystems and Healthy Communities

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak at NCSE 2017: Integrating Environment and Health on January 25. There, she'll present the workshop "Uncovering Connections Between Healthy Ecosystems and Healthy Communities."

Registration is required. For more information, visit the event website.

Date and Time
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location
Arlington, VA

Evidence Chains to Take Ecosystem Services from Popular Concept to Widespread Impact

Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions Ecosystem Services Program director Lydia Olander will speak during a special session organized by The Nature Conservancy on "Evidence Chains to Take Ecosystem Services from Popular Concept to Widespread Impact" at the A Community on Ecosystem Services (ACES) Conference Wednesday, December 7.

Date and Time
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 1:15 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Location
Grand Ballroom 6, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront, 225 E Coastline Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Methods for Incorporating Ecosystem Services into Decision Making: From Benefit Relevant Indicators to Monetary Values

The National Ecosystem Services Partnership will host "Methods for Incorporating Ecosystem Services into Decision Making: From Benefit Relevant Indicators to Monetary Values" at the A Community on Ecosystem Services (ACES) Conference Monday, December 5. The session will be led by Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, and others.

Date and Time
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Grand Ballroom 1, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront, 225 E Coastline Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Enlisting the Weatherman in Decisions about Enhanced Efficiency N Fertilizers

The Nicholas Institute's Alison Eagle and Lydia Olander will present "Enlisting the Weatherman in Decisions about Enhanced Efficiency N Fertilizers," at 1:30 p.m. Monday, November 7 at the American Society of Agronomy/Crop Science Society of America/Soil Science Society of America Annual Meetings.

Date and Time
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 1:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Location
Phoenix Convention Center North, Room 131 A, Phoenix, Arizona

Water Resources Research Institute Annual Conference

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will deliver the opening keynote address on "Evolving our Thoughts and Practices about the Value of Water" March 18 at the Water Resources Research Institute Annual Conference. 

For more information, visit the event website.

Date and Time
Friday, March 18, 2016 - 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location
Jane S. McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street, Raleigh, NC 27695

Wetland Resilience in North Carolina: Examining the Ecological, Political, and Market Climate Affecting the Future of North Carolina's Wetlands

Lydia Olander, director of the Ecosystem Services Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak on a panel about restoration at the "Wetland Resilience in North Carolina:  Examining the Ecological, Political, and Market Climate Affecting the Future of North Carolina's Wetlands" event March 4 at the Duke Gardens. For more information, visit the event website.

Date and Time
Friday, March 4, 2016 - 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Duke Gardens, Durham, NC