Agenda Overview

8:45 am - 9:30 am    Registration & Light Refreshments
9:30  am - 10:10 am    Welcome & Keynote Address by David Roberts of Vox.com
10:15  am - 11:15 am    Morning Concurrent Sessions (see details below)
11:20  am - 12:30 pm   General Session: Overview of Collaborative Projects for 2017
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm   Lunch - Light Lunch Provided
1:10 pm - 1:30 pm   Announcements, Invitations, and Calls to Action
1:35 pm - 2:50 pm   Taking Action - Working Group Meetings
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm   Afternoon Concurrent Sessions (see details below)
8:45 am - 9:30 am   Visiting with Vendors & Sponsors
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm   Visiting with Vendors & Sponsors
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   Reception at the Olympia Center featuring US Rep. Denny Heck

Morning Concurrent Sessions: 10:15 am - 11:15 am

Seminar Name  Presenter
Social Media Marketing Sarah Francis, ActionSprout
Carbon Pricing 2017 Jim Lazar, Vlad Gutman-Britten and Sameer Ranade 
Climate-friendly Trade in the Time of Trump: A Strategy Session Gillian Locascio, Washington Fair Trade Coalition, and Selden Prentice
This is Your Brain on Politics: The New Social Science of Political Judgment Paul Elwood
Update on the Thin Green Line Strategy to Block Fossil Fuel Facilities Jasmine Zimmer-Stucky, Columbia Riverkeepers

Working Groups: 1:35 pm - 2:50 pm 

Working Group Name Facilitator
Speaking Out for Climate Action in Olympia Tom Crawford, Thurston Climate Action Team
Healthy Energy Retrofits for Rental Housing: Tools and Solutions Chris van Daalen, Code Innovations Database
De-carbonizing Puget Sound Energy Jessica Koski, Sierra Club
Overcoming Barriers to Electric Vehicle Adoption Thad Curtz, Carbon Thurston
Citizens Climate Lobby: Advocating for National Carbon Pricing Alan Hardcastle and Sam Merrill
Plugging South Sound Neighborhoods into Rooftop Solar Kirk Haffner, South Sound Solar
Cool Thurston Campaign: How to Lower Your Carbon Footprint Barb Scavezze

Afternoon Concurrent Sessions: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Seminar Name  Presenter
Opportunities and Threats in the 2017 State Legislative Session Rep. Beth Doglio, 22nd Legislative District, and Vlad Gutman, Climate Solutions
How Values Can Lead You to More Effective Climate Communication Paul Elwood
Direct Action on Climate and Clean Energy Michael Foster
Local Elections 2017 Sky Myers