Conference Agenda

Tuesday - March 2, 2010

8:00 am - 9:30 am Executive Breakfast - Tivoli 740

Build executive-level support for the institutional collaborations that will support the local Latino community's expanded participation in the green economy and in setting strategies to adapt to environmental changes.

Speakers:

  • Maria Guajardo - Mayor's Office for Education and Children, Denver
  • Alice Madden - Colorado's Climate Change Coordinator
  • Eduardo Araujo - NOAA
9:00 am - 10:00 am Poster Set Up - Tivoli 640

Participants get to know each other and begin to learn about programs so they can identify opportunities for collaboration.

9:30 am - 10:00 am Registration Check-In - Tivoli 640

Check-in at the registration table to pick up your badge and packets.

10:00 am - 10:30 am Introduction - Tivoli 640

10:00am - Outline Conference goals and anticipated outcomes, and highlight some unique aspects of working with and in the Latino Communities.

10:10am - Working with and in Denver's Latino / a Community

Speakers:

  • Christine Johnson - Univ. of Colorado Denver, Assistant to the Provost
  • Stan Sena - SNAP Staffing Services, President and CEO
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Morning Work Session - Tivoli 640

10:30am - Strengths and Opportunities (Lisa Carlson/All) Small groups of 10

11:45am - Report out the top 1-2 opportunities and partners needed

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch - Tivoli 440

Speaker:

12:30pm - Mayor John Hickenlooper
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Work Session - Tivoli 640

1:30pm - Develop strategies to address and identify opportunities Small groups per sign up sheets

2:30pm - Break

2:40pm - Report out key stategies and needs

3:40pm - Wrap up, next steps, conference evaluation

4:00pm - Adjourn to reception

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Reception - Tivoli 640