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Triton Leaders Conference 2024 Agenda

Agenda subject to change. Last Updated: Dec. 7, 2023

DAY 1 - Friday, Feb. 2

12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Virtual



12:30-1 p.m.


1-1:30 p.m.


1:30-2:30 p.m.

Session I

  • Group A: Environmental Justice: From Protecting Our Natural Resources to the Just Transition
  • Group B: A Mayor's Response to Environmental Crisis
  • Group C: Global Supply Chains: Perspectives and Trade-offs on Environmental Justice

2:30-3 p.m.


3-4 p.m.

Session II

  • Group A: Conveying Climate Change to the Public, by Journalism and Fiction
  • Group B: Group B: Realizing Environmental Justice: The (Im)possibilities of Theory and Praxis

4-4:30 p.m.


4:30-5:30 p.m.

Session III

  • Group A: Student and Alumni Reflections: COP27
  • Group B: Success Stories and Opportunities: Environmental Justice and Energy Equity
  • Group C: Unprecedented Challenges and Disaster Resilience

5:30 p.m.

End of Day 1

DAY 2 - Saturday, Feb. 3

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | In Person at Birch Aquarium



8-8:30 a.m.

Check-In and Continental Breakfast

8:30-9 a.m.


9:30-10:30 a.m.

Session IV

  • Group A: Environmental Justice in Local Communities
  • Group B: Offshore Wind and Renewable Energy

10:30-11 a.m.



Session V

  • Group A: Climate and Air Pollution: Local and Global Health Impacts
  • Group B: Awardee Reflections: Environmental Justice Award
  • Group C: Climate Science Alliance: Advancing a Paradigm Shift in How Climate Adaptation is Visioned, Led and Implemented

Noon-12:30 p.m.


12:30-2 p.m.

Closing Remarks and True Triton Celebration

2 p.m.

End of Day 2

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