2013 Keynote speaker, Dr. Chris Field, addresses the conference at Harveys Lake Tahoe.

2018 Topics

This 21st version of the conference will provide compelling news of the day on relevant weather topics:

  • Hurricanes Irma and Harvey – cyclical or climate change?
  • National Climate Assessment Advisory Committee -- Effects of disbandment
  • New Research Leverages Big Data to Predict Severe Weather
  • Coastal Storm Modeling System – shrinking California coastlines
  • Fight vs. Rising Seas in So. Florida
  • Green Energy at Ski Resorts: A National Model for Zero Footprint


2017 speakers included Sen. Kevin de León, California Senate President Pro Tempore; Richard Somerville, Professor Emeritus, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego; Bernadette Woods Placky, Climate Central Chief Meteorologist & Director of Climate Matters; Sally Falkow, Social Media, Digital PR & Content Strategist.