Annual Fall Retreat
EGA 2013 Fall Retreat
September 29 - October 2, 2013
New Orleans, LA
The Ritz-Carlton, 921 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112
Registration is now open. We look forward to seeing you in New Orleans!
The 2013 Retreat will provide an opportunity to connect with colleagues in New Orleans, a unique place that has many lessons to share and opportunities to inspire. From climate change to clean water, from food and agriculture to community health, this Retreat will explore solutions that incorporate the voices of people most affected by environmental issues. As states in the Northeast continue to recover from Hurricane Sandy, we’ll gather in New Orleans for a timely discussion on building resilience in the face of our changing climate.
Monday, August 19: Early bird rate cutoff
Monday, August 26: Hotel group package rate expires
Saturday,September 28: Arrive in Houston, TX to participate in overnight trip.
Sunday, September 29: Arrive in New Orleans, LA to participate in field trips.
- Field trips: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
- Newcomers Reception: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
- Opening Reception: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
- Dinner on-your-own-on-the-town with your colleagues
Monday, September 30: Retreat Program begins with morning activities
Tuesday, October 1: Afternoon field excusions, "Nola Nosh" & Trustee Dinner in the evening.
Wednesday, October 2: Retreat ends after lunch.
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