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Events and Symposia

The CBC leverages the Museum’s reputation, location, and scientific expertise, while convening key actors from a diverse array of disciplines for interdisciplinary discussion and analysis of the latest issues in biodiversity research, conservation practice, and policy.

  2019 Indicator Gathering Exploration of indicators related to connections between people and place in Indigenous Peoples and local communities.   2018 Action Group on Knowledge Systems and Indicators of Wellbeing A collaboration for exploring the linkages between biological and cultural diversity.   2018 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series Panel Discussion Special event panel on the impacts of climate change and some of the innovations that are making a difference.   2017 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series Special evening panel on innovative policies and conservation approaches for the ocean.   2016 Evening Panel: System-wide Approaches to Primate Conservation Special public event featuring an evening of cocktails and conversation about primate conservation.   2015 Questions for a Resilient Future A fascinating afternoon of dialogue exploring some of the "big questions" that challenge our society today.   2015 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series Panel Discussion A panel discussion on This Year in Conservation featuring an engaging conversation between conservationist.   2015 GBIF Frontiers of Biodiversity Informatics and Modelling Species Distributions Special symposium on biodiversity informatics and species distribution modeling, organized in partnership with GBIF.   2014 Questions for a Resilient Future A fascinating afternoon of dialogue exploring some of the "big questions" that challenge our society today.   2014 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series Panel Discussion A panel discussion on This Year in Conservation featuring an engaging conversation between conservationists.   2013 Questions for a Resilient Future A fascinating afternoon of dialogue exploring some of the "big questions" that challenge our society today.   2013 Milstein Science Symposium The symposium brought together diverse stakeholders to present and analyze real-world resilience case studies.   2013 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series A panel discussion on This Year in Conservation, featuring an engaging conversation between conservationists.   2012 Questions for a Resilient Future A fascinating afternoon of dialogue exploring some of the "big questions" that challenge our society today.   2012 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series A panel discussion on This Year in Conservation, featuring an engaging conversation between conservationists.   2011 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series A panel discussion on This Year in Conservation featuring an engaging conversation between conservationists.   2010 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series A panel discussion on A Life in Conservation: Diverse Perspectives, featuring an engaging conversation with conservationists.   2009 Exploring the Dynamic Relationship Between Health and the Environment Symposium spanning the natural, medical, and social sciences, looking at complex linkages between health and the environment.   2008 Sustaining Cultural and Biological Diversity in a Rapidly Changing World: Lessons for Global Policy The symposium brought together diverse stakeholders to address challenges for sustaining biological and cultural diversity.   1997-2007 Archive Get a synopsis or PDF download of events and symposia that occurred from 1997–2007.