2016 Ohio Environmental Leaders Institute 3 session workshop

2016 Ohio Environmental Leaders Agenda

Session One  (June 6-7)

June 6_(6:30pm-8:30pm)_Welcome Dinner and Program Orientation - Drake Union North Patio, OSU Columbus campus
June 7_(7:20am-9:30am)_Environmental Professionals Network Breakfast - Speaker: Aparna Dial, PE, Deputy Director, City of Columbus, Department of Public Service, Title: Leadership for Sustainable Infrastructure
June 7_(9:30am-4:00pm)_Ohio Environmental Leaders Institute Program - Current Trends in Sustainable Infrastructure Management-Speaker TBA; Negotiation Skills-Techniques to improve your negotiation and interpersonal communication skills-Maggie Lewis, Lecturer, Ohio State University; Innovative Leadership-Strategies to increase personal and organizational leadership effectiveness-Maureen Metcalf, Metcalf and Associates

Session Two  (July 21-22)

July 21_(3:00pm)_Ohio Environmental Leaders Institute Program - Meet at the Columbus Zoo
July 21_(4:00pm-6:00pm)_Sustainability Tour of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium - Barbara Revard, Director of Program Planning, will lead a tour of the Columbus Zoo designed to highlight innovative practices in infrastructure management.
July 21_(6:00pm-7:30pm)_Dinner and discussion at the Zoo.
July 22_(8:30am-3:00pm)_Ohio Environmental Leaders Institute, Stratford Ecological Center. Continental breakfast and lunch provided.   Communicating Science-Speaker TBA; Facilitating Public Involvement-Best practices to facilitate effective stakeholder participation-Speaker TBA; Walking tour of grounds (optional); Facilitating Public Involvement (cont'd); Public participation strategies for environmental management; Strategies to incorporate science and public values to address and resolve environmental issues-Speaker TBA.

Session Three  (August 8-9)

August 8_(7:00pm-9:00pm)_Dinner and Networking Session (optional), OSU campus area (location TBA)
August 9_(7:20am-9:30am)_Environmental Professionals Network Breakfast, Speaker: Susan Weber, Principal, Integrity Sustainable Planning and Design, Title: Transforming Our Yards; Doing More for Family and Community.
August 9_(9:30am-4:00pm)_Ohio Environmental Leaders Institute Program, Facilitating Behavior Change-Speaker TBA; Panel Discussion: Leadership for Change, Panelists TBA; Charting your course; Program graduation.