One-day Conference: A Sustainable Future For The Exumas: Environmental Management, Design, And Planning

A Sustainable Future for the Exumas: Environmental Management, Design, and Planning is a one-day conference hosted by the Ministry of The Environment of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas in conjunction with the Bahamas National Trust and the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.

A group of national and international experts will address both current strategies and future possibilities for the Exumas. The intention for this introductory event is to prepare the ground for a possible multiyear research initiative that will consider the Exumas from environmental, social, economic, and design and planning perspectives.

The event will take place at the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort. Within a full and diverse programme, the conference will feature presentations by the Rt. Hon. Hubert Alexander Ingraham, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, and the Hon. Earl D. Deveaux, Minister of the Environment.

Participants are: Neil McKinney, Mohsen Mostafavi, The Rt. Hon. Hubert Alexander Ingraham, The Hon. Earl Deveaux, Robert Reiss, Elizabeth Thomas-Hope, Gareth Doherty, Padraic Kelly, Joyce Klein Rosenthal, etc.
Participation is free, but registration is required.
For more information (registration, program), contact Harvard GSD Events or visit Harvard GSD website.

When: July 8, 2011
Where: Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort, The Bahamas