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Cornell Silicon Valley and Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future present: Climate Change and Mitigation Strategies

  • 15 Dec 2016
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 1 Market Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94105

Slowing global climate change and mitigating its effects are among the greatest challenges facing our generation. Cornell University, its alumni, and its partners are attacking climate change from multiple fronts. The new director of Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future will frame the issues. Our panelists will discuss what climate models are telling us, as well as what we can do to move forward—from sustainable agriculture strategies to technological solutions for renewable energy and clean water.

Toby Ault, Assistant Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Katie Grant, PhD Candidate, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Johannes Lehmann, Professor, School of Integrative Plant Science, Soil and Crop Sciences Section
Nancy Sutley '84, Chief Sustainability and Economic Development Officer for Los Angeles Dept of Water and Power
Moderated by: David Lodge, Francis J. DiSalvo Director, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, and Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

6:30 PM
: Networking and Reception
7:00 PM: Program followed by additional reception and networking time
9:00 PM: Event concludes
Reception to include hors d’oeuvres, beer, and wine

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
One Market Plaza
Spear Street Tower, Suite 1900
San Francisco, CA 94105

Parking is available at the One Market Street Garage (which can be accessed on Spear Street) or the 75 Howard Street Garage. Take BART or MUNI to downtown San Francisco and disembark at the Embarcadero Station. Cornell University does not validate parking.

$30 General Admission
$15 Young Alumni

Space is limited so click here to register today!

Please contact Christina DePalma '10, Associate Director, West Coast Engagement and Cornell Silicon Valley with questions.

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