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For Immediate Release:
December 03, 2012
Media Contact:
Maggie Fernandez
fmaggie@miamidade.gov
305-375-3008

Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact partners gather at the 4th Annual Leadership Summit

Nationally recognized climate expert Dr. Heidi Cullen to address Summit participants


(MIAMI, December 3, 2012) – Hosted by Palm Beach County together with Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact partners, Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties, the 4th Annual Southeast Florida Regional Climate Leadership Summit will be held on December 6-7, 2012, at the Jupiter Beach Resort and Spa, 5 Florida AIA, Jupiter, FL. The Summit provides opportunities for governments, businesses, and community members to help lead the region into a sustainable future. The agenda includes national and regional speakers, panels involving key federal and regional agency partners, and a focus on the recently completed Southeast Florida Regional Climate Action Plan (RCAP).

Heidi Cullen, Ph.D., Chief Climatologist for Climate Central and author of The Weather of the Future, will be a keynote speaker. As the Weather Channel’s first on-air climate expert, Dr. Cullen will underscore the need to plan for change, to prepare to act in a timely manner and to keep communities informed.

Cost to attend the Summit is $150 for general registration and $50 for government, non-profit, and students. The Summit agenda and registration information can be found at www.SoutheastFloridaClimateCompact.org.

Who:
Palm Beach County
Broward County
Miami-Dade County
Monroe County
Southeast Florida Regional Climate Change Compact partners
What:
4th Annual Southeast Florida Regional Climate Leadership Summit
When:
December 06, 2012
Where:
Jupiter Beach Resort and Spa, 5 Florida AIA, Jupiter, FL