GLAF 2018

2018 Great Lakes Adaptation Forum

September 24-26, 2018 | Ann Arbor, Michigan

The 3rd Great Lakes Adaptation Forum will bring together practitioners and scholars from across the Great Lakes region of Canada and the United States for 3 days of sharing climate adaptation and resilience solutions and products in an engaged learning program. Exciting, high energy sessions will include speakers, working groups, panel discussions, and many opportunities for interaction and collaboration.

The final registration deadline was Friday, September 14. While space is available, registration may still be open. 
Contact Jenna Jorns or visit our Registration page to learn more. 

The deadline for session proposals was Friday, July 13. 
The Program-at-a-Glance is now available on the Agenda page. The final agenda will be posted in early September.

We are excited to announce Dr. Daniel Wildcat of Haskell Indian Nations University as our keynote speaker. Please visit the Agenda page for more information.

Please visit the Travel & Lodging page to make hotel reservations and learn how to get to the Forum. 

Students interested in learning more about the climate change adaptation profession should join us on Monday, September 24 for a career panel and networking event. The event is free for students. Please email Sara Torres ( if you plan to attend.

This year’s Forum is co-hosted by:

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