Climate Adaptation Research Symposium 2021

Virtual Event

The Climate Adaptation Research Symposium will highlight recent social science research measuring the impacts of climate change, particularly on vulnerable populations and communities. The two-day event will also include a parallel focus on strategies to address these impacts.


A Reception Honoring J.R. DeShazo

UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center

Come celebrate J.R.’s leadership as the Luskin Center for Innovation’s founding director, his 24 years of service to UCLA and specifically the Department of Public Policy, and his success in advancing a more environmentally sustainable and equitable city, state, and nation.

Environmental Sustainability Grad Student Reception

Luskin School of Public Affairs Luskin Center 3rd Floor Lounge & Patio , United States

Calling all graduate students interested in environmental sustainability! Join us for a free, cross-campus mixer.

Engineering in Action: Water Equity

Virtual Event

Hosted by our partners at UCLA Samueli. Learn about the new technologies being developed to address water contamination, the next era of our ageing water infrastructure, and the policies that can protect the human right to water.

Urban Water Conservation in a Drought

Virtual Event

This event is open to faculty, students, staff and alumni across UCLA, as well as the broader social impact community! Hosted by the UCLA Water Resources Group

Luskin Summit 2022: Launch Event

Virtual Event

Hosted by the Luskin School of Public Affairs, this virtual event explores key policy issues, from designing cooler cities to how the pandemic has worsened inequality, in the context of the approaching LA mayoral race.

Luskin Lecture: Mary Nichols’ Bold Roadmap to Cleaner Transportation

In-Person and Virtual Options 308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Co-hosted by the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and the Luskin Center for Innovation.

Learn from environmentalist Mary Nichols’ deep experience during this conversation about how government leaders should take bold, equity-focused action to cut emissions in the transportation sector.

Discussion on Los Angeles County’s Climate Vulnerability Assessment


The USC Schwarzenegger Institute, the UCLA Luskin Center, and the Los Angeles Business Council invite you to join the Los Angeles County Chief Sustainability Office for a discussion of the Los Angeles County Climate Vulnerability Assessment. This event will include an overview of the Climate Vulnerability Assessment, what it means for different communities in Los Angeles, and discuss strategies to adapt Los Angeles to a changing climate.

LABC’s Mayoral Housing, Transportation & Jobs Summit

UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center

Hosted by our partners at the Los Angeles Business Council. This summit will discuss how we should best approach and implement solutions to improve the livability and economic competitiveness of Los Angeles and California.