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NOAA MEDIA BFG ON HOW PPPs ADVANCE SCIENCE AND THE ECONOMY, May 17, 2018, DC, 1:00-2:00 pm ET (Webinar)

NOAA will hold a media briefing on May 17, 2018 from 1:00-2:00 pm ET at the offices of the American Geophysical Union, 1 Thomas Circle, NW, 9th floor, Washington, DC.

The topic is “How Public Private Partnerships Advance Science and the Economy.”  Briefing participants are:

  • Dan Lindsey, senior science advisor, GOES-R satellite program, NOAA Satellite and Information Service: The next generation of weather observation satellites.

  • Kelli Paige, executive director, Great Lakes Observing System: Helping Great Lakes municipal water treatment agencies improve public drinking water quality.

  • Diane Kapareiko, microbiologist, NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center, Milford Lab: A natural probiotic that reduces disease in oyster hatcheries.

  • Ken Fenton, meteorologist, NOAA Earth System Research Lab: Increased, safe transmission of electric power that can reduce consumer costs.

Media who cannot attend in person may sign up to participate by webinar.

More information is on the event’s website.

Details

Date:
May 17
Time:
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm