Air Quality & Climate Change

Law + Science + Policy

Bringing together attorneys, scientists, engineers, policymakers, regulators, educators, advocates, students, and more.

March 25, 2021


Roundtable Discussions

Each panel of experts will speak for approximately one hour, followed by Q&A with conference participants.

Conference Co-Chairs:

Dennis McLerran, Cascadia Policy Solutions

Dr. Linda George, Professor of Environmental Science, Portland State University

Amy Schlusser, Staff Attorney, Green Energy Institute

Priorities for the Biden Administration

8:15-9:15 PT | 11:15-12:15 ET

Sources of Air Contaminants and Their Impact on Public Health

9:30-10:30 PT | 12:30-1:30 ET

Air Contaminants: Diesel, Woodsmoke, Wildfires, and Indirect Sources of Air Contamination

10:45-11:45 PT | 1:45-2:45 ET

Climate Change: Laws, Regulations, Legislation and New Ideas

12:00-1:00 PT | 3:00-4:00 ET

Climate Change Policies & Strategies: Where Do We Go From Here?

1:15-2:15 PT | 4:15-5:15 ET

Pricing & Registration

Environmental Law Education Center welcomes all participants and strives to be inclusive by providing scholarships to our events. To request a scholarship, please email

All participants will receive conference materials for each discussion during our full-day event and have the opportunity to participate in Q&A sessions with expert panelists.