Kasey White, Geological Society of America, firstname.lastname@example.org.
8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Meet at the Hyatt Regency Reston, Reston, Virginia, Hotel Lobby
If you would like to attend this event but do not plan to register for the meeting, please call Audrey Heun at (303) 357-1008 or William Cox at (303) 357-1013. A $40 Field Trip, Short Course, or Special Event only fee will apply.
Description: Participants will experience how geoscience influences, and is influenced by, federal public policy. Participants will travel to Washington, D.C., for a day of meetings on Capitol Hill with key congressional staff, agency representatives, and leaders in the science policy community to learn how policy decisions are made and how geoscientists can most effectively become involved in the policy-making process.