Seeing the Dangers Ahead

Join the State Energy & Environmental Impact Center, Woodwell Climate Research Center, and the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General for a three-part virtual event series that will provide essential information and tools to help regulators and advocates understand the latest available public and private data about physical, financial, and transition climate risks, how regulators might address key data gaps, and how to harness climate risk data for government decision-making.

Part I — Beyond the IPCC
Understanding and Harnessing the Latest Climate Physical Risk Data and Tools
FEBRUARY 1, 2022 • 1-2 PM ET
Maura Healey, Massachusetts Attorney General (opening remarks)
Eric Roston, Bloomberg (moderator)
Christopher R. Schwalm, Ph.D., Woodwell Climate Research Center
Juliette Finzi Hart, Ph.D., Program Manager, Integrated Climate Adaptation and Resilience Program, California Office of Planning and Research
Matthew Eby, First Street Foundation

Part II — Risky Business
An Essential Introduction to Climate Financial Risks and the Role of Regulators
FEBRUARY 15, 2022 • 1-2 PM ET
Madison Condon, Associate Professor, Boston University School of Law (moderator)
Dave McGlinchey, Woodwell Climate Research Center
Marilyn Waite, Hewlett Foundation
Wendy Cromwell, Vice Chair, Wellington Management
Yue (Nina) Chen, Ph.D., Executive Deputy Superintendent, Climate Division, New York State Department of Financial Services

Part III — Toward Equity and Resilience
Harnessing Climate Risk Information for Better Decisionmaking
MARCH 1, 2022 • 1-2 PM ET
Joe Kennedy, Former Congressman (opening remarks)
Heather McTeer Toney, Former Mayor of Greenville, former Regional Administrator of EPA Southeast Region, Climate Justice Liaison for Environmental Defense Fund, Senior Advisor at Moms Clean Air Force (opening remarks)
Heather Goldstone, Ph.D., Woodwell Climate Research Center (moderator)
Jennifer Jurado, Ph.D., Chief Resilience Officer, Broward County, FL
Robin Bronen, Alaska Institute for Justice

1:00pm – 2:00pm ET