California Coastal Resiliency: Advancing Coastal Resiliency in California and Beyond

July 20, 2017

Welcome and Introduction
Wendell Brase
Associate Chancellor for Sustainability, UC Irvine

Gary Griggs (view video)
Distinguished Professor of Earth System Sciences; Director Institute of Marine Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz


Jenn Eckerle (view video)
Ocean Protection Council Deputy Director

Jan Peelen (view video)
Policy Advisor to the Netherlands, Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment


Navigating Uncertainty in Planning for Coastal Resiliency Under the New Federal Administration
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Carey Batha (00:35)
Local Coastal Program Grants Coordinator/Climate Change Analyst, California Coastal Commission


Phyllis Grifman (11:20)
Associate Director, University of Southern California Sea Grant

Rebecca Smyth, (22:50)
West Coast Director, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Environmental and Social Justice: Interplay with Coastal Resiliency
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Joseph Wall(0:35)
Climate Policy Advisor, California Natural Resources Agency

Nahal Ghoghaie (9:33)
Bay Area Program Coordinator, Environmental Justice Coalition for Water

Marce Gutierrez-Graudins (20:20)
Founder and Executive Director, AZUL

Messaging and Communications for Building Active Engagement in Coastal Resiliency
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Clare Dinnis (0:35)
Deputy Director for Flood and Coastal Risk Management, United Kingdom Environment Agency

Sarah Newkirk (10:44)
Senior Coastal Project Director, The Nature Conservancy

Mark Silberstein (22:20)
Executive Director, Elkhorn Slough Foundation

Traditional and Innovative Partnership and Funding Opportunities for Coastal Resiliency
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Robert Daoust (0:34)
Associate Vice President, Arcadis

Amy Hutzel (11:00)
Deputy Executive Officer, California Coastal Conservancy

Kathleen Mallory(22:40)
Planning and Environmental Services Manager, City of Oxnard

Megan Cooper (34:25)
South Coast Deputy Regional Manager, California Coastal Conservancy

Closing Remarks, Tegan Hoffman, Vice President, Blue Earth Consultants, a Division of ERG