Our Conversations With... series provides a forum for wide-ranging, informal discussions exploring the who, how and why of major developments in environmental science and policy. Much of the time is reserved for interactions with the audience. Save the date for upcoming conversations and catch up on past discussions.
May 31, 2018 3:30 pm PDT
Marcia McNutt, President of the National Academy of Sciences, joined Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment director Chris Field for a conversation about science careers and leadership on May 31, 2018.
April 4, 2018 3:30 pm PDT
On April 4 at Stanford, Fran Ulmer, Chair of the US Arctic Research Commission, spoke with Stanford Woods Institute director Chris Field and discussed the who, how, and why behind her work in environmental science and policy. Ulmer gave insights from her career in public service, which began as Mayor of Juno, moving to the state legislature and eventually becoming the Lieutenant Governor of Alaska.
February 22, 2018 3:30 pm PST
Co-Director of the Center for Ocean Solutions Jim Leape spoke with Gretchen Daily, Bing Professor of Environmental Science in the Department of Biology, Senior Fellow in the Woods Institute for the Environment, Director of the Center for Conservation Biology, and Co-Director of The Natural Capital Project.
November 29, 2017 3:30 pm PST
Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment director Chris Field spoke with Pamela Matson, Chester Naramore Dean of the School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences, Richard and Rhoda Goldman Professor in Environmental Studies and Senior Fellow at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.