Sound Conversations 2015

Puget Sound

Addressing Ocean Acidification: Innovation, Cooperation and Leadership
Thursday, April 2

Join us as the Seattle Aquarium brings the ocean acidification community together to network and learn about innovative approaches to addressing ocean acidification from leaders in the fields of research, policy and public engagement.

Invited speakers include:
Nikki Teutschel, senior advisor to U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell on ocean policy
Wendy Schmidt, title donor of the Wendy Schmidt Ocean Health XPRIZE, president of the Schmidt Family Foundation and co-founder of the Schmidt Ocean Institute
Martha Kongsgaard, chair of the Washington Marine Resources Advisory Council and 2015 Seattle Aquarium Medal winner
Dr. Nina Bednaršek, research scientist at the Washington Ocean Acidification Center
Drs. Jan Newton and Terrie Klinger, co-directors of Washington Ocean Acidification Center
Dr. Chris Sabine, director of NOAA's Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory

Jeff Renner, chief meteorologist at KING 5 Television, will serve as the evening’s host.

Online registration for this event is now closed.