Hot City, Cool Roofs

Climate Solutions For Los Angeles: Hot City, Cool Roofs Conference

Hot City, Cool Roofs

Friday, March 08, 2013
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Los Angeles City Hall
Deaton Auditorium
100 West First Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

How cool roofs can help Los Angeles survive and thrive in a changing climate. 

Full conference site located here:

This exclusive conference brings together experts, innovators, and policymakers to inform the Los Angeles area leaders on cool roof technologies and how cool roofs can help Los Angeles survive and thrive in a changing climate.

Speakers include:

  • Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
  • Dr. Larry Kalkstein, Synoptic Climatology Lab at the University of Miami
  • Kurt Shickman, Global Cool Cities Alliance
  • Haley Gilbert, Heat Island Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Robert Oglesby, California Energy Commission
  • Brian Lane, Koning Eizenberg, AIA Member
  • Jessica Clark, Cool Roof Rating Council
  • Craig Tranby, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
  • Cara Horowitz, Emmett Center on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA School of Law
  • Juan Carlos P.E., White Roof Project
  • Michael Swords, Strategic Research Initiatives at UCLA
  • Jorge Partida, USGBC-LA

For more info or questions, contact or 213-346-3200 x303. RSVP IS REQUESTED:



Sponsor(s): Los Angeles Regional Collaborative for Climate Action and Sustainability