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Pathways to Urban Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities, Meeting 1
February 12-13, 2015
Washington, DC


 
October 11, 2012
 
Keck Center of the National Academies
500 Fifth St NW, Room 201
Washington, DC 20001 
 
 
October 11, 2012
 
 9:00 AM                 Welcome and Introductions
      Dr. Thomas Graedel, Yale University; Chair of the NRC Committee on Sustainability Linkages in the Federal Government
 
9:15 AM                  Forging Interagency Linkages on Sustainability: Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Perspective
      David Kaufman, Director of FEMA’s Office of Policy and Program Analysis
 
9:45 AM                  Forging Interagency Linkages on Sustainability: Department of Energy’s (DOE) Perspective
      Mark Gilbertson, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Site Restoration, Office of Environmental Management, DOE
 
10:15 AM               Break
 
10:30 AM               Public Administration Perspectives on Forging Interagency Linkages on Sustainability
     DeWitt John, Thomas F. Shannon Distinguished Lecturer in Environmental Studies, Bowdoin College
 
11:00 AM               Collaborative Governance and Sustainability
                                Kirk Emerson, Professor of Practice in Collaborative Governance, University of Arizona
 
11:30 AM               Open Microphone Session: Brief Comments from Interested Parties
      
12:15 PM               Meeting Wrap-up
                                Thomas Graedel, Committee Chair, Yale University
 
12:30 PM               Adjourn
 
12:30 PM – 5:30 PM

CLOSED SESSION

October 12, 2012

8:30 am - 3:00 pm 

CLOSED SESSION