May 21, 2012 – May 23, 2012
Hilton Chicago Hotel720 South Michigan AvenueChicago, Illinois
All meals take place in the Continental Ballroom. All panels take place in the WillifordBallroom on the third floor
for Panel 6 on Tuesday and Panel 10 on Wednesday,which take place in the Continental Ballroom following the breakfast program.
Monday, May 21
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Registration on the main level near the Continental Ballroom7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Exhibit area open8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
James M. Taylor
, senior fellow, The Heartland Institute
Keynote: Joe Bastardi
– Global Sea Ice, Accumulated Cyclone Energy, and How it Explains theClimate9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
PANEL 1 – Climate History and PhysicsModerator – James M. TaylorNir Shaviv, Ph.D.
– The Solar/Cosmic Ray Connection and Its Implication to the Understanding of Present Day Climate Change
Howard Hayden, Ph.D.
What Physics Tells Us About the Sensitivity of Climate to CO2 Forcing
– Are Forecasts of a 20-Year Cooling Trend Credible?11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
PANEL 2 – Health and WelfareModerator – Dennis AveryJohn Dunn, M.D.
– Does Global Warming Harm Human Health?