Date: Friday, February 21, 2014
Time: 8:30 AM - 7:20 AM
Building: Weinmann Hall (Law)
Location: uptown campus
At the 19th Annual Tulane Summit on Environmental Law & Policy on February 21 and 22, the public will have the privilege to hear Keynote Speaker Dr. Sylvia Earle, founder of Mission Blue and SEAlliance, founder of Deep Exploration and Research, Inc., and formerly the chief scientist at National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Keynote Plenary Dr. Marcus Eriksen, the executive director and co-founder of the 5 Gyres Institute, which is dedicated to understanding and reducing plastic pollutions in the ocean, will also be speaking along with other environmental leaders and scientists.
The Tulane University Law School is hosting the event that is free and open to the general public. Attorneys seeking to earn CLE credits can attend concurrent, CLE-accredited courses. Students, university faculty, public interest organizations, and all others are welcome to listen to engaging and thought-provoking panel discussions ranging from international issues, such as ocean acidification and hydropower in China, to national and local issues, such as "Cancer Alley," the 106-mile corridor between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, and the dead zone in the Mississippi Gulf.
Sponsored by: Environmental Law Society, Environmental Law Society
Attendance: Open to the public
Open to: Alumni, Faculty, Graduate students, Parents, Prospective undergrads, Staff, Undergraduates, Visitors
Tickets: Not required
Please RSVP via the web at http://www.summit.law.tulane.edu
For more information contact Catherine Maness via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 504-865-5912
Additional information may be found at the event website at http://www.summit.law.tulane.edu
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