Oceans and Climate Change: A Global and Interdisciplinary STEM Issue

Thursday, October 16, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
LACC 408A (Los Angeles Convention Center)
Liesl Hotaling, MS, Education Director, Eidos Education , Corey Garza, PhD, Assistant Professor, California State University, Monterey Bay and Gail Scowcroft, MS, Associate Director, University of Rhode Island
Joćo Teixeira, PhD, Deputy Director of the Center for Climate Sciences Group Supervisor, AIRS Science Team Leader, Jet Propulsion Laboratory , Kwasi Connor, PhD, Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Irvine and Andrew Thompson, PhD, Assistant Professor, California Institute of Technology

Description: A panel of STEM professionals working to address the issue of ocean and climate change will present perspectives on higher education and careers, particularly as they pertain to monitoring and maintaining a healthy ocean within an interdisciplinary team. The workshop will include presentations and a Q&A session.