On April 11th, MCC staff and Bethany Morrison (Hawaiʻi County Long Range Planning Dept.) along with two additional presenters held a panel at the 2019 Conference on Island Sustainability regarding climate adaptation policy, planning, and manager-driven research efforts.
On November 3rd, MCC hosted an early career professional panel for Pacific Islander students at the 2018 PacYES! conference. Panelists discussed practical, place-based context for careers involved in climate change adaptation and necessary tools and skills developed through research experiences.