2018 Island Sustainability Conference
The 9th Regional Conference on Island Sustainability will take place from March 26-30, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Guam.
The conference will inspire change, facilitate action, and provide a venue for sharing, networking, and collaboration of sustainability issues related to economic, social/cultural, educational, environmental or energy solutions.
Don't miss out on the first ever Island Sustainability Community Night on Wednesday, March 28 from 5:30-7:30 PM at the Hyatt Regency Guam. This free event is open to the public and will feature CIS Seed Talks: Ideas worth cultivating, local food demonstrations, live entertainment, and more! RSVP here.
STUDENTS: The Bank of Guam will sponsor admission to the conference for selected middle, high school and undergraduate students who write a 100-word essay responding to the question: What is one action we can take to improve island sustainability? Click here to fill out an application. For students under 18 years of age, please provide a parent's/legal guardian's name and email address. The application deadline is 8:00 AM, Friday, March 23. Selected applicants will be notified by Sunday.
COASTAL CONUNDRUMS – SHORELINE ADAPTATION SOLUTIONS IN A CHANGING CLIMATE
Sponsored by: UOG & UH Sea Grant Programs
Monday, March 26, 2018 | 8:30AM to 12:00PM Santa Rita/ Santa Rosa Room, Hyatt Regency, Guam
Join us for the Coastal Conundrums Workshop where we will review coastal adaptation case examples. Participants think about strategies and best practices to enhance coastal community resilience. They also will exchange ideas with the opportunity to meet and learn from coastal managers and agencies across the Pacific. Come learn, share you ideas, and join the discussion.For more information, contact Fran Castro at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tatiana Perez at email@example.com.