Edward Maibach


George Mason University.

Edward Maibach will provide perspectives on climate communication issues for water sector utilities and discuss successful approaches to communicating the challenges and opportunities of climate resilience with various stakeholder groups. Dr. Maibach is a professor at George Mason University and is Director of the university’s Center for Climate Change Communication. His research – funded by the National Science Foundation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration and private foundations – focuses on public engagement in climate change. He recently co-chaired the Engagement & Communication Working Group for the 3rd National Climate Assessment.