Seattle AWIS holds monthly chapter meetings at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center on the third Wednesday of every month September through June starting at 6:00pm. For information on the program for specific meetings please look under the upcoming events tab, where events will be updated as they are planned. The June meeting is also our end of the year Awards Banquet. If you are interested in events occurring throughout the Seattle scientific community check out our community events. If you are interested in coordinating an event with AWIS please contact programs@seattleawis.org

For information on upcoming events please visit our Events Page

For information on community events please visit our Community Events Page

For information on past events please visit our Past Events Page

Oct
18
2017
Climate Change and The Science Behind Extreme Weather

Climate Change and The Science Behind Extreme Weather

 

Wednesday – October 18, 2017 – 6:00 PM

 

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center – Pelton Auditorium
1100 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98109

 

There is a consensus among the scientific community that climate change is happening. What are the causes and effects of climate change? Is extreme weather tied to climate change? How much will the seas rise? Our climate change experts will speak on their research, perspectives, and recommendations regarding the challenges that climate changes pose.

 

Our featured panelists:

Dargan M. W. Frierson, PhD – Associate Professor, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington

Nicholas A. Bond, PhD – Research Meteorologist, Joint Institute for the Study of Atmosphere and Ocean

Steven Emerson, PhD – Professor Emeritus, School of Oceanography, Program on Climate Change, University of Washington


Download the flyer.

6pm - 8:15pm at

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Pelton Auditorium
1100 Fairview Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109

Schedule

6:00pm – 6:30pm – Networking and Refreshments
6:30pm – 7:40pm – Introductions and Presentation
7:40pm – 8:00pm – Networking