Workshop: Advancing Coastal Resiliency in California and Beyond

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 to Thursday, July 20, 2017
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University of California, Irvine

Join us for a FREE workship with some of the leading experts on building and implementing coastal resilience! Evening networking event on 7/19, full day workshop on 7/20

Keynote Speakers:

  • Prof. Gary Griggs, Director of the Institute of Marine Sciences UCSC
  • Deborah Halberstadt, Executive Director the the California Ocean Protection Council International Speaker TBD

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