RISING STORM: WAYS OF ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE’S IMPACTS ON INFRASTRUCTURE AND HOUSING

SYMPOSIA

Date: April 21, 2015 

Location: The University of Chicago Gleacher Center, Room 306 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive Chicago, IL 60611

Led by University of Chicago environmental lawyer Mark Templeton, an expert panel will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of different public and private approaches for addressing the impacts of climate change on infrastructure and housing.

Panelists

Henry Henderson, Midwest Director, Natural Resources Defense Council
Bill Abolt, Vice President, AECOM
Omri Ben-Shahar, Leo and Eileen Herzel Professor of Law and Kearney Director of the Coase-Sandor Institute for Law and Economics

8:00 a.m.   Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.   Program

Kindly RSVP online by April 16: https://www.regonline.com/kreismanbreakfast2015. For this event there will be a registration fee of $8.00 for University of Chicago alumni and $10.00 for non-alumni. Current students may attend at no charge.

Valet parking is available free of charge near the entrance to the Gleacher Center.

***

This event is organized by the Kreisman Initiative on Housing Law and Policy at the University of Chicago Law School, which brings together the best housing research at the University of Chicago to engage the real estate, public policy, and financial communities. The Initiative is co-directed by Lee Fennell, Max Pam Professor of Law at the Law School, and Benjamin Keys, Assistant Professor at the Harris School of Public Policy.