Climate Adaptation Conference

Past, Present, Future, Together


November 14, 2018
University of Minnesota
Continuing Education and Conference Center
1890 Buford Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108


Early bird registration through October 28: $100

Late registration  October 29 - November 13, or until filled: $125

Student registration (must be enrolled in a college or university): $50

Parking in lot S104 is included in registration fee. Parking vouchers will be given out at the registration table.

Lodging: A block of rooms has been reserved for climate conference attendees at the Radisson Hotel, 2540 N. Cleveland Ave, St. Paul, Roseville, Minnesota. Identify yourself as a climate conference participant when you contact the hotel and you will be given the reduced conference rate if you call by October 29th to make reservations. Please contact the Radisson North via telephone: 1-651-636-4567 or 1-800-333-3333 to make your reservations.

Agenda final .pdf

Book of Abstracts .pdf

Conference sponsors .pdf


Award Nominations are now closed .pdf

Details on award winners coming soon.

The Minnesota Climate Adaptation Awards, presented by the Minnesota Climate Adaptation Partnership (MCAP), recognize and celebrate exceptional achievements in leadership, education, research, policies, and practices that improve resilience and develop, advance, or implement climate adaptation strategies.

AWARD CATEGORIES                                                    

INDIVIDUAL: Any individual who has offered significant leadership, provided education, developed or implemented strategies, conducted research, or otherwise made an impact in the field of climate adaptation in Minnesota.

Contributions should have extended over a period of years and achieved impacts across a breadth of audiences or disciplines.

ORGANIZATION: Any non-profit, team, community of faith, youth group, neighborhood association, etc. that has achieved significant progress or implemented practices or projects to advance climate adaptation in Minnesota.

INSTITUTION: Any local government unit, state or federal agency, educational institution, etc. that has achieved progress or implemented significant programs, projects or policies that advance climate adaptation in Minnesota.

BUSINESS: Any private sector, for-profit business or company that has implemented significant practices, programs, projects, or policies to advance climate adaptation in Minnesota.

Climate Adaptation Awards Highlights