Nebraska Conservation Summit - Omaha, Neb.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Supporters of the Center for Rural Affairs can receive half-priced tickets to the fourth annual Nebraska Conservation Summit on Nov. 11.

The summit will focus on bipartisan solutions to climate change, and will take place on Nov. 11 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., at the University of Nebraska-Omaha, Thompson Center, 6705 Dodge St., Omaha, Nebraska, 68182.

Discussion includes Congressman Don Bacon, from Nebraska, and former Congressman Bob Inglis, from South Carolina, moderated by the Nebraska League of Conservation Voters. 

Bacon, representing the 2nd Congressional District in Nebraska, is a member of the bipartisan climate solutions caucus. The mission of the Climate Solutions Caucus is to educate members on economically-viable options to reduce climate risk and to explore bipartisan policy options that address the impacts, causes, and challenges of our changing climate. He was elected to Congress in 2016, and is a retired United States Air Force Brigadier General.

Inglis launched the Energy and Enterprise Initiative (“E&EI”) at George Mason University in July 2012, and serves as executive director, where he promotes free enterprise action on climate change. He was elected to U.S. Congress in 1992. He represented Greenville-Spartanburg, South Carolina, from 1993 to 1998. In 2004, he was re-elected to Congress and served until losing re-election in the 2010 primary.

Light refreshments will be provided. 

To attend this event, you must register. There is a ticket fee in order to help cover the costs of the event. Center supporters can receive half-priced tickets.

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