This event is free to all and requires external registration.
The Midwest Climate Summit planning committee has worked hard to bring together a phenomenal lineup of talented and inspirational speakers. Coming from various backgrounds, sectors, and identities, each of them brings a unique perspective to the table.
10:00-10:40 am, CT – Welcome and Keynote Speakers
“The Future of Extreme Climate Events in the Midwest“
- Heidi Roop – University of Minnesota
- Gabe Filippelli – Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
- Jessica Hellman – University of Minnesota
- Daniel Vimont – University of Wisconsin-Madison
10:45-12:00 pm, CT – (4) Concurrent Workshops for:
- Science & Research Workshop – “The Future of Extreme Climate Events in the Midwest“
- Teaching & Education Workshop – “Being Sustainability“
- Outreach and Engagement Workshop – “Climate Change Coverage in a Changing Media Environment“
- Climate Action Workshop – “Rising to the Challenge: Setting Ambitious Climate Commitments“