Events & Seminars

October 1, 2018   –  5:30 – 7:30
Plastic Awareness Global Initiative:  Ocean Science – Public Event

The science of plastics in the sea – perspective on the sum of the parts
Scripps Seaside Forum Auditorium

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.

This is part of a four day synthesis workshop hosted by the Center for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation at Scripps to consider the scope, scale, and science of plastics in the sea. This event is sponsored by Wilsdorf Mettler Future Foundation and concerned donors as part of their Plastic Awareness Global Initiative (PAGI).
Plastic Awareness Global Initiative Public agenda
The Science of plastic in the sea – brief biographies – 10-1-18

 

October 2, 2018   –  5:30 – 7:30
Plastic Awareness Global Initiative:  Ocean Science – Public Event
Strategies for solving the problem of plastics in the sea

Scripps Seaside Forum Auditorium

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

This public event is part of a four-day synthesis workshop hosted by the Center for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation at Scripps to consider the scope, scale, and science of plastics in the sea. This event is sponsored by Wilsdorf Mettler Future Foundation and concerned donors as part of their Plastic Awareness Global Initiative (PAGI).
Plastic Awareness Global Initiative Public agenda


January 11, 2019
Knowlton/Jackson Distinguished Speaker:  Rashid SamaliaPlastic Awareness Global Initiative Public agena

Alumni Speaker: Sheila Walsh Reddy
3:30 – 5:00
Robert Paine Scripps Seaside Forum Auditorium