Pesticides: Domestic and International Perspectives

Program Agenda and Videos

April 11, 2012

Welcome and Introduction

7:30 p.m. - Welcome by Bruce Blumberg, Professor, Developmental and Cell Biology, Biological Engineering, University of California, Irvine

"Scientific Lessons from Endocrine Disruption, and How Green Chemistry Might Avoid Its Hazards"
Pete Myers, Ph.D. Environmental Health Sciences, Inc. (View Video)

 

Program Agenda and Videos

April 12, 2012

Welcome and Introduction

9:00 a.m. Welcome by Valerie Jenness, Dean, Social Ecology, University of California, Irvine

Challenges and Controversies in the Science of Pesticides and the Environment

9:10 a.m. - "Current Challenges and Controversies in Defining Pesticide Science"
- Bruce Blumberg, Professor, Developmental and Cell Biology, Biological Engineering, University of California, Irvine (View Video)

Glacier Melt, Early Snowmelt, and Sea Level Rise

Program Agenda and Videos

October 21, 2011

Welcome and Introduction (View Video)

9:00 a.m. Introduction by Joseph F.C. DiMento, Professor of Law and Planning, University of California, Irvine, Director, Newkirk Center for Science and Society

9:05 a.m.- Welcome by John Hemminger, Dean, Vice Chancellor for Research and Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Irvine

A Visual Portrait of Vanishing Glaciers and Changing Climate
9:15 a.m. - James Balog, Photographer/Author, Extreme Ice Survey (EIS) (View Video)

 

10:00 a.m.- Defining the Science of Glacier Melt

Enhancing the Future of the California Coast

Program Agenda and Videos

March 4, 2011

Morning Session (View Video)

9:00 a.m. Welcome by Chancellor Michael V. Drake, University of California, Irvine

9:05 a.m.-Protecting and Recovering the Mosaic of California's Marine Ecosystems: A Win-Win Approach for Conservation and Jobs
Elliot Norse, President, Marine Conservation Biology Institute

10:00 a.m.-The Legal Terrain of Coastal Protection
Michael Robinson-Dorn, Moderator, Professor, School of Law, University of California, Irvine
Richard Hildreth, Bernard B. Kliks Professor, Director, Ocean and Coastal Law Center, University of Oregon, Eugene (View Video)

Preserving the Environment of the Arctic Region

Program Agenda and Videos
November 12, 2010

Morning Session

9:00 a.m.- Welcome by Dean Erwin Cherminsky, School of Law, University of California, Irvine
Michael Robinson-Dorn, Professor, School of Law, University of California, Irvine

9:05 a.m. - Introduction to the Arctic Region and Its Challenges
Shaun MacGillivray, MacGillivray Freeman Films
The Role of Law and Governance in Preserving the Arctic Environment
Michael Byers,  Professor, University of British Columbia, Canada Research Chair, Global Politics and International Law (View Video)

10:00 a.m.-Litigation on Behalf of Environmental Protection in the Arctic and the Gulf (View Video)
Jim Ayers, Founder and President of Alaska Strategies

  • Michael LeVine, Pacific Senior Counsel, Oceana
  • Dr. Geoff Shester, California Program Director, Oceana

10:45 a.m.- Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.- Introduction
Alejandor Camacho, Professor, School of Law, University of California, Irvine

Cities and Global Climate Change

Program Agenda and Videos
April 27, 2007
9 a.m. - 5 p.m

 

Welcome
Michael Drake, Chancellor of the University of California, Irvine

Keynote Speaker 
Professor F. Sherwood Rowland, Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry (View Video)

Coffee Break

Understanding the Implications of the Science of Global Climate Change for
Cities Assisting Decision-makers in Confronting Climate-Related Risks

Marine and Freshwater Conservation Law and Governance

Program Agenda and Videos
May 14, 2010

Morning Session

9:00 a.m.
Welcome by Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, School of Law, University of California, Irvine

Keynote Speakers (View Video)

9:10 a.m.
"Protecting the U.S. Marine Habitat: The Story of a Public Interest Campaign"
Eric A. Bilsky, Assistant General Counsel, Senior Litigator, OCEANA
Michael LeVine, Pacific Senior Counsel, OCEANA

10:00 a.m.
"How Can We Govern the Water?"
Joseph F.C. DiMento, Professor of Law and Planning, Director, Newkirk Center for Science and Society
(View Video)

10:50 a.m.
Coffee Break

Governance of the Colorado River Delta Panel Discussion

11:00 a.m.
Alejandro Camacho, Moderator, Professor of Law, University of California, Irvine

"The History and Future of the Colorado River Delta in the US-Mexico Transboundary Resource Management."
David Getches, University of Colorado at Boulder Law School (View Video)

Stopping the Pollution of the Planet: Priorities of Environmental Law and Health

Program Agenda and Videos
October 9, 2009

Morning Session

9:00 a.m. -Welcome by Michael R. Gottfredson, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, University of California, Irvine

9:05 a.m. - Opening Remarks by Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, School of Law, University of California, Irvine

9:10 a.m. - "The Program in Context: A Brief Word on the Origin and Evolution of Environmental Law" by Professor Joseph F.C. DiMento, School of Law and Planning, Policy and Design, Director, The Newkirk Center for Science and Society, University of California, Irvine
 

Environmental Law: Strategies Over the First 50 Years

9:25 a.m. - "Redefining Nature Through Assisted Migration: Natural Resources Law and Ethics Under Climate Change" by Professor Alejandro Camacho, School of Law, University of California, Irvine

9:50 a.m. - "Climate Change and the Evolution of Property Rights" by Professor Holly Doremus, School of Law, University of California, Berkeley (View Video)

10:15 a.m. - Coffee Break

Malaria in the 21st Century

Program Agenda and Videos
November 21, 2008
 

Morning Session

8:00 a.m. - Arrival and Breakfast in Atrium at the Beckman Center

9:00 a.m. - Welcome and Introduction by Frank Meyskens and Opening Remarks by Chancellor Michael Drake

9:10 a.m. - Program Overview by Anthony A. James (View Video)
 


THEME I: Modern Perspectives on Malaria (Moderator A.A. James)

9:30 a.m. - "Designing and Mining (Pathogen) Genome Databases" by David Roos, University of Pennsylvania
(View Video)

9:55 a.m. - "The IVCC: Breaking Down the Barriers to Innovation in Vector Control" by Thomas Mclean, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (View Video)

10:20 a.m. - "Understanding Humoral Immunity Against Malaria in Africa" by Philip Feigner, University of California, Irvine (View Video)

10:45 a.m. - Break
 

Global Change and Oceans

Program Agenda
May 8, 2009

 

Morning Session

8:45 a.m. – Arrival and Coffee

9:00 a.m. – Opening Remarks Chancellor Michael V. Drake

9:15 a.m. – Introduction of Morning Keynote Speaker Wallace Broecker by Susan Trumbore, Professor of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine

Plenary I
“Using the Past to Predict Future Impacts of Climate Change” Wallace Broecker, Newberry Professor of Geology at Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (View Video)
(bio attached)

10:15 a.m. – Coffee Break

10:45 a.m. – Panel & Questions Moderated by Professor Susan Trumbore

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