Agenda

  1. 35th Research Conference - Day One

      Thursday, April 11, 2019

    1. 5:00pm  Burke Auditorium
      Opening Remarks
      Speaker
      Os Schmitz
      Senior Associate Dean of Research, Director of Doctoral Studies
      Oastler Professor of Population and Community Ecology
      Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
    2. 5:15pm  Burke Auditorium
      Opening Keynote
      The Perils and Promise of Data Science for Environmental Scholarship
      Keynote Speaker
      Dawn Wright
      Chief Scientist
      Environmental Systems Research Institute
      Affiliated Professor of Geography and Oceanography
      College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University
  2. The 35th FES Research Conference - Day Two

      Friday, April 12, 2019

    1. 8:30am  The Knob
      Breakfast and Registration
    2. 9:15am  Burke Auditorium
      Welcome Remarks
      Speaker
      Indy Burke
      Carl W. Knobloch, Jr. Dean
      Professor of Ecosystem Ecology
      Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
    3. Morning Session I
      1. 9:30am  Burke Auditorium
        Panel: Presentations and Discussion
        Low Carbon Energy: Production and Use
      2. 9:30am  Kroon 321
        Oral Presentations
        Plants I: Form & Function
    4. 10:20am
      The Knob - 3rd Floor, Kroon Hall
      Break
    5. Morning Session II
      1. 10:40am  Burke Auditorium
        Panel: Presentations and Discussion
        Mitigating Disasters Using Remote Sensing
        Moderator
        Dawn Wright
        Chief Scientist
        Environmental Systems Research Institute
        Affiliated Professor of Geography and Oceanography
        College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University
      2. 10:40am  Kroon 319
        Oral Presentations
        Challenges in the Urban Environment
      3. 10:40am  Kroon G01
        Oral Presentations
        Access & Environmental Justice
    6. Midday Break: Lunch and Salons
      1. 11:30am  The Knob
        Lunch Service
      2. 12:00pm  Kroon 319
        Q&A with Dr. Dawn Wright
        Salon I
        Special Guest
        Dawn Wright
        Chief Scientist
        Environmental Systems Research Institute
        Affiliated Professor of Geography and Oceanography
        College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University
        Moderator
        Karen Seto
        Frederick C. Hixon Professor of Geography and Urbanization Science
        Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
      3. 12:00pm  Kroon 321
        Q&A with Dr. Jane Zelikova
        Salon II
        Special Guest
        Jane Zelikova
        Co-Founder
        500 Women Scientists, Hey Girl Productions, LUCA Media Collective
        Research Scientist
        Department of Botany, University of Wyoming
        Moderator
        Lisa Fernandez
        Associate Director
        Yale Project on Climate Change Communication
    7. Afternoon Session I
      1. 1:10pm  Burke Auditorium
        Panel: Presentations and Discussion
        Political Ecologies of Change in Myanmar & Vietnam
      2. 1:10pm  Kroon 319
        Oral Presentations
        Toxics and Human Health
      3. 1:10pm  Kroon G01
        Oral Presentations
        History and Politics of Food System Sustainability
    8. Afternoon Session II
      1. 2:10pm  Kroon G01
        Oral Presentations
        Methods for Understanding Land Use Change
      2. 2:10pm  Kroon 321
        Oral Presentations
        Conflicts with Cats: Human-Wildlife Interactions in Africa
      3. 2:10pm  Kroon 319
        Oral Presentations
        Reshaping the Global Automotive Industry
    9. 3:00pm  The Knob
      Afternoon Break
    10. 3:30pm  Burke Auditorium
      Science talks using only the ten hundred most used words
      Faculty UpGoer5
      Chair
      Robert Buchkowski
      Postdoctoral Associate
      Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
      UpGoer5 Faculty Presenters
      Liza Comita
      Assistant Professor of Tropical Forest Ecology
      Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
      Amity Doolittle
      Senior Lecturer and Research Scientist
      Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
      Os Schmitz
      Senior Associate Dean of Research, Director of Doctoral Studies
      Oastler Professor of Population and Community Ecology
      Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
    11. 4:00pm  Burke Auditorium
      Closing Keynote
      Living at the Intersection of Climate Science and Action
      Keynote Speaker
      Jane Zelikova
      Co-Founder
      500 Women Scientists, Hey Girl Productions, LUCA Media Collective
      Research Scientist
      Department of Botany, University of Wyoming
    12. 5:30pm  Peabody Museum Great Hall
      Awards Ceremony and Reception