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"Climate Change Resiliency and Mitigation Strategies" - A&WMA MASS Workshop

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59 Biel Rd

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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8:30—9:00: Registration

9:00 – 9:05: Welcome and Logistics, James Blando, Ph.D., Old Dominion University

9:05 – 9:25: Introduction, Tony Broccoli, Ph.D., Chair, Environmental Sciences, Rutgers

9:25 – 10:05: Keynote: Overview of Regional Climate Change Impacts, Jeanne Herb, Ph.D., Associate Director, Environmental Analysis and Communications Group, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University

10:05 – 10:15: Break

10:15 – 10:45: Overview of Public Policy and Climate Change, Hon. Andrew Zwicker, Ph.D., Assemblyman, NJ Legislature, Chair, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee; Director, Science Education Department, Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton University

10:45 – 10:55: APERG Certificate Presentation

10:55 11:00: Break

11:00 – 11:30: Coordinating Municipal, State, and Non-profit Resources for Resiliency, Mitigation and Adaptation in New Jersey, Randall E. Solomon, Ph.D., Director, Sustainable Jersey Director, The Sustainability Institute at The College of New Jersey

11:30 – 12:00: Private Energy Sector Activities in Climate Change Adaption, Russell Furnari, Manager, Environmental Policy Enterprise, PSEG Services Corporation

12:00 – 1:20: Complimentary Three-course Hot Lunch with Dessert Served

1:20 – 1:55: Impact of Hurricane Sandy on Asthma Admissions in New Jersey, MyNgoc Nyugen, Ph.D., Research Director, Old Dominion University, Global Health Center

1:55 – 2:30: Climate Change & Environmental Justice Communities: A Critical Resilience Approach, Ana Baptista, Ph.D., Chair of Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management Program Assistant Professor of Professional Practice The New School

2:30 – 3:05: Initial Steps in the Development of a Coastal Resilience Plan for NJ, Elizabeth Semple, Ph.D., New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Coastal and Land Use Planning

3:05 – 3:35: Climate Change Mitigation Policy from an Environmental Justice Perspective, Nicky Sheats, JD, Ph.D., Director of the Center for the Urban Environment at the John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy of Thomas Edison Sate University

3:35 4:05: APERG Award and Research Presentation: “Photosynthetic and methanotrophic microbial activity in the atmosphere”, Kevin Dillion, Doctoral Student, Rutgers University

Free Parking with Mandatory Vehicle Pre-registration
The attendees who are Rutgers University visitors for this event may park in Lots 76, 99C & 99D without permits. Guests must use this link to register for the event parking. Until this process is completed, your vehicle is not registered and you may receive a citation.

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