Adapting to Climate Change in Southern California (Workshop)
Oct. 17, 2011
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA


On May 2nd, 2011 top scientists, including Nobel Peace Prize recipients from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the public sector and industry shared insights on how climate change is projected to affect Southern California and strategies for adapting and creating more resilient communities in this unprecedented period of change. This meeting was held at Northrop Grumman in Redondo Beach.

Agenda & Presentations

8:15-8:45 Welcome and Goals of Workshop

8:45-10:15 Framing the Problem & Climate Adaptation Policy Frameworks

10:30-11:30 Moving Forward in a Climate of Change

1:00-2:30 Local Case Studies: Tackling Climate Adaptation

2:45-3:45 Adaptation Assessment Survey and Tools

Workshop Press

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Workshop Co-Sponsors

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city of hermosa beach logousc sea grant logosouthern california association of governmentsICLEI logoedison international logo

For more information
Alyssa Newton Mann
National Focus Area
Sustainable Community Development
Hazard Resilient Coastal Communities