2017 Symposium Webcasts

Ninth Annual Climate and Energy Law Symposium

"Energy and Climate Policy Under the Current Presidential Administration, Congress, and Courts"

Friday, November 3, 2017

Symposium details

Welcome

  • Darien Key, Editor in Chief, San Diego Journal of Climate & Energy Law
  • Scott J. Anders, Director, Energy Policy Initiatives Center, University of San Diego School of Law

Keynote Panel

  • Aimee Barnes, Senior Advisor to California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.
  • Todd Gloria, California Assemblymember, District 78
  • Andrew​ ​McAllister,​ Commissioner, California Energy Commission
  • ModeratorScott J. Anders, Director, Energy Policy Initiatives Center, University of San Diego School of Law

PANEL ONE: Federal Perspectives

  • Thomas McGarity, Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Endowed Chair in Administrative Law, University of Texas School of Law
  • David Dana, Associate Dean, Faculty Research and Kirkland & Ellis Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law
  • Catherine J. Kissee-Sandoval, Associate Professor, Santa Clara University School of Law
  • Laura Godfrey Zagar, Partner, Perkins Coie LLP
  • Morten Lund, Partner, Stoel Rives

PANEL TWO: California Perspectives

  • Alice Kaswan, Professor, University of San Francisco School of Law
  • Pippin Brehler, Attorney, California Air Resources Board
  • William Weaver, Senior Counsel, California Independent System Operator
  • Peter Allen, Administrative Law Judge, California Public Utilities Commission
  • Moderator: Tim Duane, Visiting Professor in Environmental Law, University of San Diego School of Law

PANEL THREE: Local Perspectives

  • Kath Rogers, Adjunct Professor, Thomas Jefferson Law School
  • David Victor, Professor, and Co-director, Laboratory on International Law and Regulation, UCSD School of Global Policy and Strategy
  • Heidi Von Blum, City of San Diego City Attorney's Office
  • Moderator: Nilmini Silva-Send, Assistant Director, Energy Policy Initiatives Center, University of San Diego School of Law