CSG WestRends

Saturday, Aug. 9, 9 a.m.-Noon

Chair: Idaho Rep. Maxine Bell

Arctic Policy and the Future of Energy in the West

The U.S. in 2015 will chair the eight-nation Arctic Council. The WESTRENDS Board, a program of CSG West that looks at trends affecting the region, will provide an opportunity for attendees to learn what the Arctic means for the West and about state and local perspectives in Arctic policy decision-making. The WESTRENDS Board meeting is open to all attendees.

 

Session Live Streaming:  Can't attend in person? Tune in to http://akl.tv and take advantage of this session from any location!

 

Download the session agenda here.

 

Speakers:

Senator Lesil McGuire
Co-Chair, Alaska Artic Policy Commission

 

Representative Bob Herron
Co-Chair, Alaska Artic Policy Commission

 

Dr. Scott Rupp
Principal Investigator, University of Alaska Fairbanks

 

Erica Bowman
Vice President of Research and Policy, America’s Natural Gas Alliance

 

Jeffrey Phillips
Project Director and Energy Lead, Dawson Strategic