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CAP LTER Nineteenth Annual All Scientists Meeting
and Poster Symposium

Central Arizona-Phoenix LTER

Diane Pataki

  • Professor and Associate Dean, Dept. of Biology, College of Science, University of Utah

Agenda

8:00 am - Registration, coffee, and tea

8:30 am - State of the CAP LTER Site Address
Dan Childers, Director, CAP LTER and Professor, School of Sustainability

8:50 am - Keynote presentation
"Ecology for Cities" in Salt Lake City and Los Angeles Through the Lens of Ecological Planning and Design
Diane Pataki, Professor, Department of Biology, University of Utah

10:15 am - Urban Infrastructure
Nancy Grimm, co-Director, Urban Resilience to Extremes SRN and Professor, School of Life Sciences

11:00 am - Poster session #1

12:15 pm - Lunch will be served

1:30 pm - CAP Service Awards

1:50 pm -Modeling the Urban Ecosystem

Infrastructure as a Contributor to Social Vulnerability to Heat
Mikhail Chester

Futures Scenarios - Impacts on Near-Surface Temperatures
Matei Georgescu

Exploring the Role of Waste Heat Emissions in Phoenix's Urban Climate
David Sailor

The Sustainable Futures Scenarios and WaterSim 6: Water Resource Policies and Pathways
David Sampson

3:10 pm - Poster session #2

4:30 pm - Adjourn

The symposium will be held in Synergy I and II, Building 3.

Friday, January 13, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.