December 4-6, 2007 - Washington D.C.

Mark your calendars for next year's Symposium scheduled for December 2-4, 2008 in Washington, D.C. The event will again be held at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel.

The Call for Poster Abstracts will be available no later than June 1, 2008, with the due date for all poster abstracts in late July.

Symposium Registration will open by June 1. As other information becomes available, it will be posted on this site.

If you have any questions about the Symposium, please e-mail or call the contact line at 703-736-4548.

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Plenary Session Presentations

Project-of-the-Year Awards

The Symposium & Workshop commenced Tuesday morning with presentations by our distinguished Plenary Session speakers, including officials of the U.S. Department of Defense and a renowned author and expert on global security, energy, and the environment. These Plenary Session speakers offered attendees key insights into current and emerging environmental issues.

Symposium Opening
Dr. Jeffrey A. Marqusee
Director, Environmental Security Technology Certification Program
Technical Director, Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program

Sustaining Military Readiness
Mr. Alex A. Beehler
Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Environment, Safety and Occupational Health)
U.S. Department of Defense

A Country Worth Defending Is a Country Worth Preserving - Presentation

Major General Michael R. Lehnert
Commanding General, Marine Corps Installations West
U.S. Marine Corps

Conflict in a Nonlinear World: Complex Adaptation at the Intersection of Energy, Climate, and Security - Presentation
Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon
Professor and George Ignatieff Chair of Peace and Conflict Studies
Trudeau Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies
University of Toronto

Presentation of the Project-of-the-Year Awards - Presentation
Dr. Jeffrey A. Marqusee
Mr. Bradley P. Smith

Plenary Session Closing
Mr. Bradley P. Smith
Executive Director,Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program
Deputy Director, Environmental Security Technology Certification Program

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