The Schedule

 

Day 1 – March 22, 2019
8:00-10 am – Breakfast & Registration (Weinmann Hall, Student Lounge)
9:00 – 10:00 am – Mindfulness & Professionalism
10:00 – 11:00 am – Ethics in Environmental Law
11:00-11:15 am – A Brief Welcome to the Summit / Break
11:30-12:30 pm – Pipeline Protestors & House Bill 727
11:30-12:30 pm – Lead Poisoning in New Orleans: Are You at Risk?
11:30 am-12:30 pm – So Let it be Written, So Let it be Done: Writing a Water law for Louisiana
12:30-1:30pm – Lunch
1:30-2:45 pm – Investing for a Greener Future
1:30-2:45 pm – Flight of the Bees

1:30-2:45 pm – Upriver Riparian Pollution Control

2:45-2:55 pm – Break
3:00-4:00 pm – CITES: Big Cats
3:00-4:00 pm – Eye in the Sky: The use of Innovative SAR Technology and New GIS Tools to Aid Environmental Compliance and Monitoring
4:00-5:00 pm – Climate at the Ballot
4:00-5:15 pm – Asbestos and the EPA’s New Use Regs: What does the Future Look Like?
4:00-5:15pm- Litigation in the Coastal Zone
5:30-6:45 pm – Keynote Address: Ruth Ann Castro
6:45-8:00 pm – Reception (Weinmann Hall, Multi-Purpose Room)
Day 2 – March 23, 2019
8:30-9:30 am – Check-in and Breakfast
9:30-10:45 am – Accounting for Climate Risk
9:30-10:45 am – Coast in Crisis: How will the state respond to the needs of the oyster industry? 
10:45-11:00am – Break
11:00 am-12:15 pm – Coastal Master Plan and Movement of People
11:00-12:15 pm – Plastic Beyond Straws: What can we do?
12:15-1:10 pm – Lunch
1:15-2:30 pm – A Tale of Two Wolves
1:15 -2:30 pm – Global Warming’s Impact on the Future of Food
1:15 -2:30 pm – The Formosa Plastic Plant
2:30-2:45 pm – Break
2:45-4:00 pm – Saving of Giving Away the Store: The Louisiana Industrial Tax Exemption Program
2:45-4:00 pm – Recent Developments in Environmental Justice
4:00-5:00 pm- Keynote Address: Mark Hertsgaard
 5:30 pm – Cocktails in Downtown New Orleans