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Conference 5/9-5/11: 2017 National Adaptation Forum

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 – Thursday, May 11, 2017

NAF.pngThe National Adaptation Forum is a gathering space for the adaptation community to foster knowledge exchange, innovation and mutual support for a better tomorrow. Since the Forum is created by and for the members of the adaptation community, the meeting focuses on issues of the day - established and emerging. This year's theme is "Action today for a better tomorrow."

Visit Abt at booth 37A to learn more about our work. 
Abt staff will participate in the following:


Session 6: The New York State Climate Change Science Clearinghouse
Tuesday, May 9, 4:30 p.m. | Meeting Room 14/15
Megan O'Grady, Abt Associates
Session: Community-based Adaptation in Practice: The Intersection of Policy and Action
Climate Adaptation: The State of Practice in U.S. Cities
Wednesday, May 10, 10:50 a.m. | Meeting Room 2/3
Jason Vogel, Abt Associates
Session 13: Tribes and Climate Change - Adaptation Considerations at the Tar Creek Superfund Site
Wednesday, May 10, 4:30 p.m. | Meeting Room 14/15
Kaylene Ritter, Abt Associates

Let Us Count the Ways: Quantifying Benefits of Natural Infrastructure Using Ecosystem Services Metrics
Thursday, May 11, 3:00 p.m. | Meeting Room 8/9
Co-organizers: Rick Bennett, US FWS; Kim Penn, NOAA; Susan Taylor, Abt Associates

When: May 9 - 11, 2017

Where: RiverCentre Convention Center, Saint Paul, MN

For more information, visit the conference website.