Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Forums, Briefings & Dialogues

Through its Uncommon Dialogues and workshops the Stanford Woods Institute brings together leaders from government, NGOs and business with experts from Stanford and other academic institutions to develop practical solutions to pressing environmental challenges. These dialogues equip leaders to make informed decisions for a sustainable future while creating a two-way flow of information that brings new perspectives and context to Stanford's environmental research. Learn more about our past workshops and dialogues and download summaries and other resources below. For more information about organizing a dialogue or workshop with the Stanford Woods Institute, contact:

Lea Rosenbohm
External Affairs Advisor, Stanford Woods Institute, Washington, D.C.

Dialogues and Workshops

DC Forum: Carbon Removal in the Climate Response Portfolio »

June 11, 2018 10:00 am

Stanford experts led a June 11, 2018, forum on new findings related to carbon capture and storage technologies and opportunities for the U.S. and beyond at an event in Washington, D.C.

Briefing: Fire and the Future of California Forests »

May 8, 2018 3:30 pm

California fires burned over 1 million acres in 2017, setting records for the most destructive wildfire season in state history. Longer, more frequent droughts and higher temperatures caused by climate change are exacerbating conditions for such mega fires. 

Confronting the Climate Challenge: US Policy Options »

March 2, 2018 9:00 am

oin Resources for the Future (RFF) and the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment for the public launch of new book "Confronting the Climate Challenge: US Policy Options"

California’s Climate Action: Leadership from the States »

January 23, 2018 12:00 pm

Experts gathered in Washington, DC to discuss California's state-level policies designed to combat climate change and encourage a sustainable energy future.