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“Why & How Universities Should Take on Moonshots” panel session receives early acceptance for SXSW EDU 2019
SXSW EDU 2019

On September 10, 2018, SXSW EDU announced panel sessions selected for early acceptance for its ninth annual SXSW EDU Conference & Festival.  The panel session titled, “Why & How Universities Should Take on Moonshots,” was among those to receive early acceptance.  The panel brings together thought leaders across universities and organizations, and will focus on how to launch, sustain, and build external partnerships to Read more

In August 2018, John Kilroy, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of Kilroy Realty Corp., joined the L.A. Sustainability Leadership Council. Kilroy has invested in sustainability through pioneering an award winning sustainability program at Kilroy Realty Corp. He joins a group of innovative climate leaders who share the common goal of creating a sustainable future for the city of Los Angeles. The leadership council is co- Read more

Los Angeles has the opportunity to act as a climate leader and set an example for other megacities.
Thriving in a hotter Los Angeles: Can L.A. model sustainability for the world’s megacities? And what can it learn from others?
September 12, 2018 at 5:00 PM | Paul Hastings, San Francisco, CA

On September 12, 2018, the Sustainable LA Grand Challenge (SLA GC), in partnership with the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA School of Law and the Los Angeles Regional Collaborative for Climate Action and Sustainability (LARC), will host an Affiliate Event at the Global Climate Action Read more

Rising temperatures in Los Angeles are causing concern over the heat related impacts of climate change.
UCLA Newsroom

The Luskin Center for Innovation (LCI) was part of two winning partnership grants totaling $4.1M awarded by the California Strategic Growth Council. The grants aim to build climate resilience in disadvantaged communities. Continue Read more