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"Moving Forward Together"
The “Moving Forward Together” conference was held October 22-23, 2010, at the Carson Community Center. Thank you to everyone who attended!
We had more than 600 attendees from around the country and around the globe. Participants came from 18 states and 5 countries, and from many backgrounds and experiences.
In the next few weeks, check this page for conference presentations, photos, and additional resources.The conference gained media attention and was mentioned in the Los Angeles Times, LA.StreetsBlog, and In These Times.
Discussions are continuing about how to continue to network and share information and organizing strategies. Stay tuned for future opportunities, and share your ideas about the network.
Trade, Health, and Environment Impact Project
Ed Avol, USC: Ports, rail, trucks and goods movement emissions (PDF).
John Froines, UCLA: Diesel exposure and health effects (PDF).
W. James (Jim) Gauderman, USC: Near-roadway health effects (PDF).
Junfeng (Jim) Zhang, USC: Effects of diesel exposure on adults with asthma; black carbon and our climate (PDF).
Handouts from conference workshops:
Recursos en Español
Friday, October 22, 2010
8:00 Registration and Breakfast (show digital stories and videos, photo slideshow)
9:00 Opening remarks Frank Gilliland and others
9:15 Panel “The Latest Science: Implications for Communities”
10:30 Open microphone
11:10 Workshops--listed below
1:15 Workshops--listed below
2:30 15 min break
2:45 Panel “Community Organizing; Successes and Challenges”
4:00 Conference adjourns
Saturday, October 23, 2010
8:00 Registration and Breakfast (video shown from day before)
9:00 Panel “Shifting Global Transportation Systems”
10:20 20 minute break
10:40 Workshops--listed below
1:00 Workshops--listed below
2:15 15 minute break
2:30 Closing Panel “Building a National Network”
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