New York, NY – – New York City Mayor Eric Adams and The Trust for Governors Island today announced that Stony Brook University will serve as the anchor institution for the development of a world-leading climate solutions center on Governors Island in the city’s harbor. “The New York Climate Exchange” (“The Exchange”) will be a first-of-its kind international center for developing and deploying dynamic solutions to our global climate crisis, while also acting as a hub for New Yorkers to benefit from the rapidly evolving green economy.
At 12pm today, press is invited to join a virtual call with details about the center’s design, programming, and more.
By joining the call, you are agreeing to the following terms: Any information provided in the briefing can be paraphrased (not quoted) and attributed to the institution associated with the individual that provided it. For example, information shared by Deputy Mayor Torres-Springer can be attributed to City Hall or the mayor’s office. Information provided by Kevin Reed can be attributed to Stony Brook University.
WHEN: Monday, April 24 @ 12:00 p.m.
WHERE: Microsoft Teams
Meeting ID: 214 202 646 537
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+1 332-910-6701, 756854533# United States, New York City
Phone Conference ID: 756 854 533#
- Deputy Mayor Maria Torres-Springer
- Trust for GI President and CEO Clare Newman
- Stony Brook University President Maurie D. McInnis (The Exchange Chair)
- Kevin Reed, Associate Dean for Research and Associate Professor School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University
- Colin Koop, Principal, SOM