Paris to Hartford 2016

The Connecticut Alliance for Campus Sustainability held the 3rd annual conference: Climate Change Commitments: From Paris to Connecticut Campuses, on Thursday April 7th 2016, at UConn Law School in Hartford from 8:30am – 3:30pm.

The 2016 Conference focused on campus climate action within the context of the international climate agreement, national climate initiatives, and the Governor’s Council on Climate Change.

To view a PDF of the conference program, please click HERE.

The following are the presentations that were shared at the conference:

– Overview and Report Back on Paris International Climate Agreement – UConn and Yale University Students
– Overview of American Colleges and Universities’ Climate Leadership Commitment – Ruby Woodside, Second Nature
– Challenges for Cost-Benefit Analysis in Supporting and Analyzing the Paris UNFCCC Agreement – Gary Yohe, Wesleyan University
– Infrastructure Vulnerability Assessment and Risked-Based Decision Making – Chrisine Kirchhoff, UConn
– CT Campus Action Highlights:  – Middlesex Community College – Joy Hansen
……………………………………………. – Wesleyan University – Jennifer Kleindienst
……………………………………………. – Eastern Connecticut State University – Laura Miller

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Thank you to our Gold sponsor, Connecticut Green Bank
Thank you to our Gold sponsor, conEdison Solutions