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Colorado Climate Fundamentals Academy (Workshop #3 of 3)


  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory Golden, Colorado USA (map)

Produced and offered in partnership with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Colorado Water Conservation Board and Colorado Municipal League, workshop participants will learn from experts about risk management, materiality, disclosure, ethics and professional liability, communicating with senior decision-makers and working across organizational boundaries and jurisdictions with a regional focus added for Colorado and the Rockies. Professionals from the public and private sectors, higher education and the NGO community will benefit from the classroom-style, interactive training activities.

Course Syllabus:

  • Enterprise-201: Analyzing Climate Risks, Assessing Materiality & Disclosure
  • Climate-203: Developing an Adaptation Plan for Your Organization
  • Governance-103: Ethics, Liability & Professionalism
  • Governance-202: Making the Case for Climate Action to the C-Suite and Public Leaders
  • Governance-203: Collaborating Beyond Organizational & Institutional Boundaries
  • Case Studies from Colorado Municipalities & Businesses
  • Interactive Exercise Addressing Future Scenarios
  • Climate Policy Updates

Registration Information:

  • Single Workshop: $595 (general) / $395 (government)
  • Registration Deadline: September 7, 2017
  • Early Bird Rates: Register by February 28 to save $50 on the workshop or $150 on the series

Confirmed Instructors:

  • Taryn Finnessey – Senior Climate Change Specialist, Colorado Water Conservation Board, Colorado Department of Natural Resources
  • Daniel Kreeger – Executive Director, Association of Climate Change Officers
  • Additional instructors to be announced shortly