Midwest Climate Summit Session 5

November 20, 2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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.

10:00-11:15 am, CT – (4) Concurrent Workshops for:

  • Science & Research Workshop
  • Teaching & Education Workshop – “A Rising Tide Must Lift All Boats: Redefining Workforce Development in a Green Economy to Ensure Just Transition
  • Outreach and Engagement Workshop – “The Science of Climate Communication: How to Reach Conservatives and Moderates
  • Climate Action Workshop – “Advancing Energy Efficiency and Decarbonization

11:20 am-12:15 pm, CT – Keynote Speaker and Closing Remarks
Communicating the Crisis: Should We Just Change the Subject

  • Justin Gillis – Former NY Times Climate Reporter