Resilience Spotlight: Climate Fast Forward conference brings together 300 leaders to develop climate action and climate resilience solutions for Wiscosnin

Chancellor Blank addresses the Climate Fast Forward conference

The Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters’ Climate Fast Forward conference brought together 300 of the state’s best strategic thinkers on climate change for a working conference designed to “fast forward” solutions for carbon reduction and climate resilience in Wisconsin and throughout the world. The conference was a fitting setting for UW–Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank to announce that UW–Madison is joining the Second Nature Resilience Commitment.

Watch opening remarks by Academy director Jane Elder, Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway, and University of Wisconsin–Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank.

Read the Climate Fast Forward conference report.