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CSFA Forum

Challenging the West's Infernos: An Intro to the Climate and Wildfire Institute

Tuesday, June 29 - 7 pm - 8:30 pm PDT



Facilitated by Jeff Meston, Executive Director, California State Firefighters’ Association




Dr. Ilkay Altintas, UC San Diego. Chief Data Science Officer at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC), UC San Diego, where she is also the Founder and Director for the Workflows for Data Science Center of Excellence as well as the WIFIRE Lab.


Dr. Lara Kueppers, UC Berkeley. Faculty Scientist in the Climate and Ecosystem Sciences Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Associate Professor in the Energy and Resources Group at UC Berkeley.


Professor Alex Hall, UCLA. Professor in the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences and Institute of the
Environment and Sustainability and Director of the Center for Climate Science at UCLA.


Dr. David Saah University of SF. Professor at the University of San Francisco and director of the Geospatial Analysis Lab (GsAL).


Hosted by California State Firefighters' Association