Events - 21 May 19

House Science Committee World Oceans Month Events

On June 4, please join us for a screening of the award-winning Netflix documentary Chasing Coral, followed by a Q&A with Dr. James Porter of the University of Georgia, a Scientific Advisor to the documentary. On June 6, please join us for an Ocean Exploration Expo to showcase breakthrough ocean technology, including footage from ocean exploration missions and other hands-on experiences from the start-ups, researchers, philanthropists, and government agencies at the front lines of modern ocean exploration.

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COG 2019 Climate and Energy Leadership Awards

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) recently launched its 2019 Climate and Energy Leadership Awards! These awards recognize organizations in our region that are undertaking innovative climate stewardship projects. Here are three ways that you can get involved:

  • Apply for an award;
  • Nominate a school or NGO in your community; and
  • Help get the word out by sharing this information with your colleagues and friends!

Please visit our website for more information.

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Grid Innovation & Infrastructure Expo

At the biennial “Grid Innovation and Infrastructure” EXPO, leading manufacturers and electric companies from across the U.S. will be showcasing the latest innovative technologies and projects that are making our electric infrastructure smarter, more reliable, resilient, flexible, and secure. In this context, exhibits will focus on transportation electrification, “smart” buildings, and more.

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US Nuclear Energy Leadership: Innovation and the Strategic Global Challenge

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Senator Mike Crapo, the honorary co-chairs of the Task Force, will deliver keynote remarks, followed by a panel to discuss nuclear energy’s role in US national security,

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Disaster Security – Using Intelligence & Military Planning for Energy & Environmental Risks

Please join us for a discussion with the authors and reflections by former Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Environmental Security, Sherri Goodman.

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Career Design 101: Build an Environmental Career You Love

Join Mission Collaborative and Green Drinks DC for a special environmental career workshop.

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