Safeguarding Idaho’s Economy in a Changing Climate is a two-day summit about Idaho’s changing climate designed to explore market-based solutions for safeguarding Idaho’s economy, health, landscape and lifestyle.



Please plan to join us at the

Northwest Climate Conference (NWCC)

October 9-11, 2018

Evening Keynote: Kate Gordon, Senior Advisor, Paulson Institute

Moderated plenary panel discussion: Safeguarding the Northwest’s Economy and Environment in a Changing Climate: Opportunities and Risks in Building a Sustainable Future


Evening Session

Dates and times of events forthcoming!

  • Kate Gordon's evening keynote will be held at a venue  in Boise.
  • The NWCC plenary panel discussions will be held at the Riverside Hotel, 2900 Chinden Boulevard, Boise, Idaho.



Plenary Panel

  • Kate Gordon will quantify Pacific Northwest economic risks  from the changing climate and identify growth and competitiveness opportunities facing the region as the world moves toward a carbon-constrained economy.
  • The moderated plenary panel discussion is designed to:
    • Illustrate how private businesses, utilities and municipalities view climate-induced changes as opportunity or risk
    • Share business’ use of economics and research to support strategic thinking and action in response to the changing climate
    • Explore new working relationships between sectors for an adaptive and sustainable future


Platinum Level

Gold and Silver Level

Bronze Level

Hancock Forest Management  |  Idaho Rangeland Resource Commission   |  J.R. Simplot Company       Outdoor Industry Association  |  Perkins Coie LLP  |  Shift Strategies  |  The Freshwater Trust                Generative Leadership Group LLC  |  Citizens' Climate Lobby |  Ziji Creative Resources Inc.    Illuminary  |  Learning and Development Consulting, LLC    |    Renewable Energy Northwest          CAW Consulting and Management  |  Jessica and Decker Rolph


Contributing Sponsors

Figure 8 Investment Strategies   |   ISU Credit Union  |  Trent Jones  |  Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required