Past Conferences

We plan and host meetings that have impact on the future of the environment and our community.

charting new waters

Tuesday, December 15, 2009 - Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Sponsors:
The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread
Goals:

This meeting is the fifth Working Session in our Environmental Forum, leading up to the June 8-9, 2010 Freshwater Summit. The purpose of this meeting is to clarify our understanding of the challenges to U.S. freshwater associated with human health.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 - Friday, November 20, 2009
Sponsors:
Union of Concerned Scientists and The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread
Goals:

UCS proposes to launch Energy and Water in a Warming World in November 2009 with a high-level expert design workshop that will both shape key elements of the research and provide the basis for a series of ongoing research collaborations.

Monday, November 16, 2009 - Wednesday, November 18, 2009
Sponsors:
The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread
Goals:

To identify ways to reduce the energy needs and carbon footprint associated with all sectors of water use, treatment, and delivery and minimize the conflicts between water demand from energy generation and water needed for other human and ecological purposes.

Friday, November 13, 2009
Sponsors:
Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency
Goals:

To continue development of Racine's response to the Request for Proposals from the Wisconsin Partnership Program.

Thursday, November 12, 2009
Sponsors:
Racine Unified School District and The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread
Goals:

To continue development of the Superintendent's School Safety and Truancy Council.

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