Agenda

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2018 Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, February 28
9:00am – 5:00pmConference Registration
9:00am – 12:30pmSide Events and Workshops
12:30 – 1:45pm Programming TBD
2:00 pm – 3:30 pmBreakout Sessions (90-minute hot topic workshops)
TRACK 1: Navigating Climate & Energy Policy
TRACK 2: Building Climate Resilience
TRACK 3: Advancing Climate Strategies
States Stepping Up on Climate ActionThe Resilience Dividend and Strategies for Business ContinuityAre We There Yet? Electric Vehicles & A Transportation Revolution
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Welcome Refreshments and Coffee Break

4:00 pm – 6:00 pmOpening Plenary Session: Keynote by Katherine Hayhoe
6:00 pm – 7:30 pmWelcome Reception
Thursday, March 1
7:30amRegistration, Breakfast, Networking
8:30am – 10:30amDay 2 Welcome + Plenary Session
10:30am – 11:00amNetworking and Refreshments Break
11:00am – 12:15pmMorning Breakout Sessions
TRACK 1: Navigating Climate & Energy Policy
Building Climate Resilience
TRACK 3: Advancing Climate Strategies
What Will It Take? Strategies & Partnerships to Meet Ambitious Local Climate GoalsCollaborative Resilience Planning for Strong Local EconomiesEmerging Trends in Climate Risk Disclosure and Management
12:15pmNetworking Lunch
12:45pmGuest Speaker Keynote
1:45pm – 3:00pmAfternoon Breakout Sessions
Realizing the Value Proposition for Clean Energy Communities
Addressing Climate Risks and Opportunities in Your Supply ChainRenewable Procurement: The Path to 100%
3:00pm – 3:30pmNetworking and Refreshments Break
3:30pm – 4:30pmStrategy Exchange Sessions
Rotating table topics in the main ballroom
Sector-specific and workshops and demonstrations in designated roomsNetworking Lounge Open


4:30pm – 5:30pmAfternoon Plenary Conversation
5:30pmReception
7:30pmClimate Leadership Awards Dinner
Friday, March 2
7:30 amBreakfast & Networking
8:30 am – 9:45 pmMorning Breakout Sessions
TRACK 1: Navigating Climate & Energy Policy
TRACK 2: Building Climate Resilience
TRACK 3: Advancing Climate Strategies
Leveraging Policy and Incentives for the Built EnvironmentMaximizing Resilience in the Energy SectorDriving Deep Corporate Carbon Reductions Begins with Setting Ambitious Goals
9:45 am – 10:15 amNetworking & Refreshments Break
10:15 am – 12:00 pmClosing Plenary Session
12:00 pmPost-Conference Team Lunches, Tours & Side Events

Check back as the 2018 Agenda continues to evolve.

2018 Climate Leadership Conference