Science policy conference 2012

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
American Geophysical Union (AGU)
Date:
30 Apr - 03 May 2012
Location:
United States of America (Washington DC)
Venue:
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Language:

Background

This conference examines the science informing policy decisions related to natural hazards, natural resources, oceans, and the Arctic. Topics include improved natural hazards preparedness and mitigation strategies, severe weather effects on agriculture and food prices, coastal transformations caused by sea level rise and erosion, and local business continuity strategies


Additional information

http://sites.agu.org/spconference/

What is included in the event fee

AGU Member Rate:495.00USD Onsite AGU Member Rate:570.00USD

Non-Member Rate:545.00USD Onsite Non-Member Rate:620.00USD

Target audience

Scientists, students, policymakers, and other stakeholders

How to register

Register online. There is no one-day registration fee. Registration must be received by Friday, 30 March 2012. Registration fees include admission to all scientific sessions, refreshment breaks, luncheons, and Tuesday’s reception on Capitol Hill.


Keywords

Themes:
Climate Change, Environment, Public-private Partnerships, Governance, Economics of DRR, Disaster Risk Management, Food Security & Agriculture
Countries:
United States of America

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