Grantham Prize Seminar Free to Public
Register now to get one of the limited seats free to the public for the Grantham Prize Seminar, to be held in Washington D.C. on 8th September 2008. The agenda offers a presentation by each of the winners of the Grantham Prize and Awards of Special Merit. You can hear how the best environmental journalists of 2008 developed their award-winning stories and the impacts those stories are having to bring about constructive change. This year's seminar also promises a "lively panel discussion about efforts to develop a national strategy to address one of the most complex policy issues of our time: climate change." Details on time, place and registration are below.DATE – Monday, September 8, 2008
LOCATION – The Freedom Forum’s renovated Newseum, located on America’s main street, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C. This event will be part of the Newseum’s opening year agenda of programs addressing major journalism topics.
AGENDA –Session A. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Presentations by the 2008 Grantham Prize Winners and Award of Special Merit RecipientsSession B. 7:30-9:00 p.m. Moderated panel featuring national leaders in science, industry, environmental policy, and journalism to discuss the major climate change policy considerations facing the next President and the nation.
Both sessions are free and open to the public, but seating is limited. Register for your seat at Grantham Prize Seminar registration. You can also order a DVD of the seminars at Grantham Prize Seminar DVD.
More on the 2008 Grantham Prize:Grantham Prize Finalists AnnouncedGrantham Prize Winners Announced: Environmental Reporting at its BestMore on the Grantham Prize for Journalism on the Environment:Grantham Prize OrganizationGrantham Prize Seminar 2008