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Agenda - Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Conference Time Zone: EDT

Priority Focus Areas/Topics:

Science and Diplomacy and Multilateral Mechanisms

Water and Resilience

Disproportionality and Policy

Climate Technology, Solutions, and Innovations

The U.N. Sustainable Development Goals

10:00 - 11:00 AM EDT

GCSE Welcome and Opening Remarks

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Michelle Wyman | GCSE Executive Director, Welcome and Introduction of Theme

Opening Keynote

Valerie Luzadis | GCSE Board Chair, Interim Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York (USA)

GCSE 2022 Focus and Objectives

Simran Sethi | Journalist and Emcee Lead for Content Synthesis at GCSE 2022 (USA)

Armchair Keynote Discussion

In Pursuit of Planetary Balance and the Fight to Protect What’s Left

Pablo A. Marquet | Ecologist, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Chile)

Paul Ehrlich | President, Center for Conservation Biology, Stanford University (USA)

Discussion led by Simran Sethi

11:00 - 12:00 PM EDT

Plenary 1

Science, Society, and the Challenges of Conservation Science

Discussion Leader: Valerie Luzadis | Chair, GCSE Board of Directors and Professor, The State University of New York, Environmental Science and Forestry

Kyle Whyte | University of Michigan, White House Advisor (USA) (invited)

Sally Archibald | Associate Professor, School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg​ (South Africa) (invited)

Raman Sukumar | Professor, Center for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science ​(India) (invited)

12:00 - 12:30 PM EDT


12:30 - 1:30 PM EDT

Flash Talk Session 1

1:30 - 2:30 PM EDT

Concurrent Panel Sessions