Summit Schedule

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 | 9am to 5pm

Augusta Civic Center
76 Community Drive, Augusta, Maine

Plenty of free parking.  Ride sharing through GO MAINE!

$25 Registration required – registration now closed by walk-in registrations will be accepted on the day of the event as space allows

Box lunch included.

Expo happening concurrently.

Registered Summiters will receive information packets with full details, and have the option to participate in a Summiters-only email group.

8:00 am – 9:00 am Check in and networking
9:00 am – 9:15 am Opening ceremony – Main Hall
9:20 am – 9:45 am Summit keynote address by Stephen Mulkey, President of Unity College
9:45 am – 11:30 am Morning “World Cafe” Discussion of Climate Solutions Maine 2020 Vision
11:30 am – Noon Box lunch
12:00 noon – 1:15 pm Plenary in Main Hall – Voices of Maine Working People
1:15 pm – 4:00 pm* Afternoon “World Cafe” Discussion of Action Plan to Achieve Vision
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm A climate conversation with Maine’s Speaker of the House Mark Eves and Senate President Justin Alfond
5:00 pm Closing remarks in Main Hall

* As an alternative for those interested in a panel discussion on the role of higher education in climate solutions, a College and University Presidents’ Summit on Climate Change and Higher Education will be happening concurrently from 1 pm to 3 pm. Seating is limited.