Plastic Awareness Events

CMBC has organized two public events as part of a four-day scientific synthesis workshop.  The workshop and these events are sponsored by Wilsdorf Mettler Future Foundation and concerned donors as part of their Plastic Awareness Global Initiative (PAGI)

1) The science of plastic in the sea

Eminent researchers from around the world will join users of science for brief presentations and a panel discussion on the known and unknown science of plastic waste in the ocean.

Monday, October 1, 2018 from 5:30 – 7:30  p.m.
Scripps Seaside Forum Auditorium
Reception to follow

This event is open to the public but you must register.  Please register by September 24.

REGISTRATION FOR OCTOBER 1


 2) Solutions for marine plastic pollution  

Agencies will provide speed presentations on how and where they work to address solutions to marine plastic pollution and their progress to date.  This will be followed by a panel discussion.

Join us on Tuesday October 2, 2018 from 5:30 – 7:30  p.m.
Scripps Seaside Forum Auditorium
Reception to follow

This event is open to the public but you must register.  Please register by September 24.

REGISTRATION FOR OCTOBER 2