On Friday, January 19, 2018, the College of California, Davis, will host a serious convention commemorating the California Air Assets Board’s 50th anniversary. The convention represents a three-way partnership between UCD College of Legislation’s California Environmental Legislation and Coverage Middle, UCD’s Institute for Transportation Research and CARB.
Since its creation in 1967, CARB has been a mannequin of environmental stewardship, air pollution management innovation and public service. Years earlier than passage of the federal Clear Air Act, CARB pioneered the nation’s first air air pollution emission limits and air pollution management applied sciences for motor autos—accomplishments that served as a mannequin for the nation and the world. Extra just lately, CARB has led California’s multifaceted technique to curb the state’s greenhouse fuel emissions, once more serving as each an inspiration and mannequin for the worldwide neighborhood.
The January 19th convention at UC Davis will each have fun CARB’s previous accomplishments and—at the very least as importantly—determine the challenges and alternatives that lie forward for CARB within the subsequent half century. Featured audio system will embrace California Governor Jerry Brown, former USEPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and present CARB Chair Mary Nichols. Additionally on the agenda is a various panel of “younger visionaries” who will enterprise predictions on CARB’s future course and priorities.
Registration for the occasion is now open. You’ll be able to register right here.