Event – Climate Change and Economic Policy – Transitioning to a Secure Future

Climate change threatens all sectors of society.  Please join us at this time of increased interest in climate policy to discuss what is at risk and how economic policy can encourage transitions for a secure future.

Dr. Don Wuebbles, Professor of Atmospheric Science at the University of Illinois, will present - An Assessment of the Impacts of Climate Change on the Great Lakes.

Dr. Roy Wehrle, former senior economist on President Kennedy’s Council of Economic Advisors, will present - A National Energy Transition Plan for America: Informing the Development of a Carbon Dividend Approach.

John Jimison, former Director of the UN Foundation’s Energy Future Coalition will discuss The Energy Transition Forum’s engagement of industry across the world.

We convene at 1:30, Monday, July 15th at Lake Forest Place.

Please RSVP here or contact Katie DeMuro at kdemuro@greenleafcommunities.org for more information.

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