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    Schedule for the DAP Summer Series 2016

    Our focus for the pilot year of the Duke Atlantic Partnership is on conducting a pilot a series of featured researcher/executive education events that will appeal to policymakers, change agents, and environmental leaders across the United Kingdom. Our programs will encourage new ways of thinking about policy and problem solving in the modern age and will feature a range of topics.

    May 20th – Launch Event

    June 10th – Je Golden, Chairman of the P.R.I.M.E. Finance Foundation in The Hague & Governor, London School of Economics and Political Science: Do We Need a World Court for Finance? 

    June 15th – Jonathan Wiener, Co-Director of Rethinking Regulation & Professor of Law,Environmental Policy, & Public Policy at Duke School of Law Precaution and TTIP:  Can US and European Risk Regulation Get Along?

    June 20th – Rhea Suh, President, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) & Alexandra Kennaugh, Senior Director of Strategy, Research & Positioning, Communications, NRDC: New Markets & New Regulations in Natural Resources: Implications for the European Investor

    July 1st – Fritz Mayer, Director, POLIS (Politics, Leadership, Innovation and Service) & Director, Program on Global Policy and Governance at the Sanford School of Public Policy: Changing Policy to Support Innovation in Europe & the United States

     July 15th – Stuart Pimm, Founder of Saving Species and Doris Duke Professor of Conservation Ecology at the Nicholas School of the Environment: Accounting for Nature: the Cost of Biodiversity Preservation in Europe and the Americas

    July 22nd – Sonia Silvestri, Nicholas School of the Environment & Gavin Smith, Director of theCoastal Resilience Center (U.S. Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence): The Rising Tide of Climate Change: Hazards and Opportunities for Investment and Policy

    August 12th – Closing Event – Dan Vermeer, Director of the Center for Energy, Development,and the Global Environment at Fuqua School of Business: Energy/Environmental Planning & Risk Management for Business