Presentations

November 21, 2019
Discusión sobre el reglamento del Sistema de Comercio de Emisiones de México y estrategias para su cumplimiento


November 21, 2019
Reserve Offset Program Manual Overview


November 20, 2019
Forest Project Protocol Version 5.0 Overview


October 17, 2019
Introduction to C40’s Guidance for Carbon Neutral Cities and the Role of Offsets


September 25, 2019
Carbon Markets for Soil Carbon Accrual: the State of Play
The Reserve hosted an event, in conjunction with IETA’s Carbon Forum North America to identify barriers to a scalable, standardized approach to soil carbon crediting, and highlight various programs and approaches currently addressing this issue in North America and internationally. 


June 26, 2019
Urban Forest Management Project Protocol Version 1.1 Overview

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June 18, 2019
Long Term Management of Forest Carbon Projects

Forest carbon projects represent a 100-year commitment under the Reserve’s voluntary offset program, as well as California’s compliance offset program. However, lands change hands, service contracts end, and forests continue to grow and change. With all these variables at play, how can landowners best navigate the requirements of the program, while still planning for the future?

Speakers:

  • John Nickerson, Climate Action Reserve
  • Sarah Wescott, Climate Action Reserve
  • Erika Anderson, Anderson Law Firm
  • Jim Clark, North Coast Resource Management
  • Christie Pollet-Young, SCS Global Service
  • John Battaglia, BGC Environmental Brokerage Services LP

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May 23, 2019
Landfill Project Protocol Version 5.0 Overview Webinar

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February 13, 2019
New Opportunities for Accelerating Climate Action through the Climate Forward Program

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December 19, 2018
New Opportunities for Accelerating Climate Action through the Climate Forward Program

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November 29, 2018
COP 24 Webinar: Advance Look at Subnational Action and Expectations for Katowice
Speakers:

  • Craig Ebert, President, Climate Action Reserve
  • Lauren Sanchez, International Policy Director, California Air Resources Board
  • Anukriti Hittle, Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Coordinator, State of Hawaii
  • Reed Schuler, Senior Policy Advisor for Climate and Sustainability to Governor Jay Inslee, State of Washington
  • Claudio Forner, Team Lead on Mitigation, UNFCCC Secretariat
  • Amy Holm, Director, Programs and Operations, The Climate Registry

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November 28, 2018
Nitrogen Management Project Protocol (NMPP) Version 2.0 Overview

Speakers:

  • Trevor Anderson, Policy Manager, Climate Action Reserve

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November 15, 2018
Recordings for New Opportunities for Emissions Reduction Projects through the Climate Action Reserve
Speakers:

  • Craig Ebert, President, Climate Action Reserve
  • Rob Lee, Program Director, Climate Action Reserve

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November 8, 2018
Achieving Corporate Climate Ambitions with Carbon Offsets
Speakers:

  • Jason Hoyle, Research Analyst, Energy Center, Appalachian State University
  • Mark Mondik, VP, Carbon Markets, 3Degrees Group Register
  • Cindy Chiang, Business Development Manager, Climate Action Reserve  

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September 27, 2018
La contribución de los mercados de carbono a las metas climáticas, económicas y ambientales de México
Los ponentes:

  • Paula Guadalupe Macías Díaz, Subdirectora de área, Dirección General de Políticas para el Cambio Climático, SEMARNAT
  • Julio César Hernández Fonseca, Líder Coordinador de Proyectos Dirección de Cambio Climático de la Ciudad de México
  • Beatriz Zavariz Romero, Asociada de Política en la Reserva de Acción Climática
  • José Sánchez Sánchez, Coordinador Energia Renovable De Cuautla S.A. De C.V.

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July 25, 2018
Aviation Offsetting: CORSIA, Airports, and the Voluntary Market
Speakers:

  • Max DuBuisson, Policy Director, Climate Action Reserve
  • Kelly Hamrick, Program Manager, Ecosystem Marketplace
  • Yue Huang, Manager, Aviation Environment, International Air Transport Association
  • Kris Russell, Environmental Program Manager, Environmental Affairs, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

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February 7, 2018
The Role of Offsets and Economic Development Opportunities in Oregon’s Clean Energy Jobs Bill
Speakers:

  • Carl Fink, Founder and Managing Counsel, Blue Planet Energy Law, LLC
  • Don Sampson, CEO, Warm Springs Tribe; Climate Change Project Coordinator, Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians
  • Sheldon Zakreski, Director of Asset Management, The Climate Trust

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January 12, 2018
Introduction to the CEQA GHG Mitigation Registry
Speakers:
• Craig Ebert, President, Climate Action Reserve
• Robert Z. Lee, Program Director, Climate Action Reserve

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November 7, 2017
COP 23 Webinar: Advance Look at State and Provincial Impact in Bonn
Speakers:
Aimee Barnes, Senior Advisor, Office of Governor Jerry Brown, California
Scott Glenn, Director, Office of Environmental Quality Control, Hawaii
Ben Grumbles, Secretary of the Environment, Department of the Environment, Maryland
Jason Hollett, Director of Climate Change, Nova Scotia Department of Environment
Angela Navarro, Deputy Secretary of Natural Resources, Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe, Virginia
Vicki Arroyo, Executive Director, Georgetown Climate Center
Ann McCabe, Interim Executive Director, The Climate Registry
Craig Ebert, President, Climate Action Reserve


July 25, 2017
California extends cap-and-trade program – what it will look like post 2020
Speakers:
Craig Ebert, Climate Action Reserve (moderator)
Erica Morehouse, EDF
Jon Costantino, Tradesman Advisors


February 24, 2017
Overview of the Grassland Project Protocol Version 2.0
Speaker: Max DuBuisson, Policy Director at the Climate Action Reserve
Presentation Slides


January 12, 2017
Developing Mexico Boiler Efficiency and Mexico ODS Projects
Speaker: Teresa Lang, Senior Policy Manager of the Climate Action Reserve
Presentation Slides – Spanish
Presentation Slides – English


January 11, 2017
Adapting Offset Protocols for Ontario, Quebec, and Other Jurisdictions
(second presentation of the webinar originally held December 21, 2016)
Speaker: Craig Ebert, President of the Climate Action Reserve
Presentation Slides – English
Presentation Slides – French


December 21, 2016
Adapting Offset Protocols for Ontario, Quebec, and Other Jurisdictions
Speaker: Craig Ebert, President of the Climate Action Reserve
Presentation Slides


October 11, 2016
Trailblazing in Washington with a Unique Approach to Capping Emissions
Guest Speakers: Sarah Rees and Bill Drumheller from the Washington Department of Ecology


July 25, 2016
Moving Forward with California’s Cap and Trade Program
Guest Speakers: Senator Fran Pavley and Mary Nichols, Chair of the California Air Resources Board


April 27, 2016
Developing Grassland Carbon Projects
Presentation Slides
Speakers: Max DuBuisson, Senior Policy Manager, Climate Action Reserve and Robert Parkhurst, Director of Agriculture Greenhouse Gas Markets, Environmental Defense Fund


October 15, 2015
Updates to the U.S. Forest Projects Compliance Offset Protocol Public Webinar
Presentation Slides
Speaker: Robert Z. Lee, Program Manager, Climate Action Reserve


August 6, 2015
Grassland Project Protocol Version 1.0 Public Webinar
Presentation Slides
Speaker: Max DuBuisson, Senior Policy Manager, Climate Action Reserve


April 7, 2015
Managing Offset Risk
Presentation Slides
Speaker: Julian Richardson, CEO, Parhelion Underwriting Ltd.


January 29, 2015
Forest Projects on Tribal Lands
Presentation Slides
Questions & Answers
Guest Speakers:
Nathan Voegeli, Staff Attorney for the Yurok Tribe
Brian Shillinglaw, Associate Director of Investments and Operations at New Forests – Forest Carbon Partners
Corey Hinton, Associate at Akin Gump and member of the Passamaquoddy Tribe


December 11, 2014
The Importance and Impact of Including Fuels and Natural Gas in California’s Cap-and-Trade Program
Presentation Slides
Speakers: Cynthia Obadia, Argus Media; Andre Templeman, Alpha Inception, LLC


November 19, 2014
San Juan Lachao Press Teleconference

Carlos Sada, Mexico Consul General in Los Angeles
Bob Antonoplis, General Counsel, Disney
Adolfo Alaniz, General Director, Pronatura
Gary Gero, President, Climate Action Reserve
John Nickerson, Director of Forestry, Climate Action Reserve


October 21, 2014
Carbon Trading in China
Carbon Trading in China Presentation
Speaker: Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Asia Director, NRDC


August 19, 2014
Urban Forest Project Protocol Version 2.0 Public Webinar
Speaker: Robert Z. Lee, Program Manager, Climate Action Reserve


June 19, 2014
Offsets from Mine Methane Capture and their Role in California Cap-and-Trade
Speakers: Teresa Lang, Policy Manager, Climate Action Reserve; Mark Havel, Program Associate, Climate Action Reserve; Ron Hughes, Solvay Chemicals, Inc.


May 28, 2014
Update on the California Cap-and-Trade Regulation
Speaker: Sara Nichols, Air Pollution Specialist, California Air Resources Board
Webinar video: Unfortunately, due to technical difficulties, the video was unable to record properly.


January 16, 2014
A Closer Look at the California and Quebec Cap-and-Trade Linkage
Speakers: Ashley Conrad-Saydah, Deputy Secretary of Climate Policy, CalEPA
Jean Nolet, President, ÉcoRessources (Quebec)


October 18, 2013
Tennessee Forest Carbon Offsets Workshop


October 16, 2013

Offsets and CEQA: Mitigating Impacts via Offsite Credits


September 12, 2013

  1. Molly Peters-Stanley, Ecosystem Marketplace
  2. Todd Jones, Green-e Climate/Center for Resource Solutions
  3. Bob Antonoplis, The Walt Disney Company

June 20, 2013
Managing Offset Risk

Speakers:

  1. Scott Hernandez, Climate Action Reserve
  2. JP Brisson, Latham & Watkins
  3. Jackie Ferlita, Element Markets
  4. Patrick Pfeiffer, EOS Climate
  5. Julian Richardson, Parhelion Underwriting, Ltd.

May 29, 2013
Organic Waste Composting Version 1.1 Public Comment Webinar


April 16, 2013
Compliance Offsets Workshop, San Francisco, CA
The Market for Compliance Offsets in California, Lenny Hochschild, Evolution Markets
Introduction to the Reserve and Using Offsets for Compliance in California Cap-and-Trade, Joel Levin and Kristen Gorguinpour, Climate Action Reserve


April 16, 2013
Forest Offsets Workshop, San Francisco, CA
Key Elements of Forest Carbon Offsets and Serving California, John Nickerson, CAR
Audubon Project Case Study: Transitioning from Early Action to Compliance Offsets, Jeff Cole, BlueSource


April 3, 2013
Compliance Offsets Workshop, Los Angeles, CA
Introduction to the Reserve and Using Offsets for Compliance in California Cap-and-Trade, Scott Hernandez and Joel Levin, CLimate Action Reserve
The Market for Compliance Instruments in California, Jackie Ferlita, Element Markets


March 7, 2013
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve and California Offsets


February 7, 2013
General Information Webinar


January 17, 2013
Special Topics Webinar on the Nitrogen Management Project Protocol (NMPP)


November 28, 2012
Special Topics Webinar: California Carbon Allowance Post-Auction Webinar


November 15, 2012
North Carolina Forest Carbon Offsets Workshop
What California’s Cap-and-Trade Carbon Market Means toForest Landowners: Program Overview and Cap-and-Trade
Scott Hernandez, Climate Action Reserve
Technical and Legal Issues of Developing a Forest Offset Project: Nuts and Bolts of the Forest Protocol
Joel Levin, Climate Action Reserve
Case Study #1: Landowner Perspective and Practical Issues of Developing a Project on Your Land
Jeff Cole, Blue Source
– Glenn Lowder, HGB & Associates
Case Study #2: Developing and Monetizing Forest Offsets under California Cap-and-Trade
Sean Carney, Finite Carbon
Dusty Granet, BGC Environmental Brokerage Services, LLC


October 18, 2012

Analysis of EU ETS and Lessons Learned for California


September 20, 2012

Buying Offsets for Compliance with California Cap-and-Trade – Scott Hernandez, Climate Action Reserve
The View from the Compliance and Trading Entities – Graeme Martin, Shell Energy North America
The View from Publicly-Owned Utilities – Obadiah Bartholomy, Sacramento Municipal Utilities District
Serving Compliance Buyers with ODS Offsets – Patrick Pfeiffer, EOS Climate


September 6, 2012
General Information Webinar


August 16, 2012

Events and Conferences Offsettting: Case Studies in Sustainability


August 1, 2012
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve and California Offsets


July 31, 2012
Ozone Depleting Substances v2.0 – Protocol Update


June 21, 2012

Update on the Quebec Cap-and-Trade: Role of Offset


June 8, 2012
Compliance Offsets Workshop: The Offsets Component of California Cap-and-Trade for the Electric Power Industry
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve and Offsets for Compliance with AB 32, Joel Levin, Climate Action Reserve
The Market for Compliance Offsets for California Cap-and-Trade, John Battaglia, Evolution Markets
PG&E’s Approach to Offsets, Robert Parkhurst, PG&E


May 24, 2012

Compliance Market Webinar
Paul Augustine, Southern California Edison
Abyd Karmali, Bank of America-Merrill Lynch
Mark Mondik, TerraPass, Inc.


May 23, 2012
Submitting Compliance Offset Projects Under California’s
Cap and Trade Program


April 10, 2012
Account Holders Meeting
Reserve Account Holders Meeting Presentation
California’s Compliance Offset Program: Early Action Process Brieanne Aguilar, California Air Resources Board

Annual Verifiers Meeting
Reserve Annual Verifiers Meeting Presentation – Kristen Gorguinpour, Climate Action Reserve
California’s Compliance Offset Program – Verifier Requirements Greg Mayeur, California Air Resources Board

Reserve 101 workshop
Introduction to California Cap-and-Trade and the Role of Offsets – Scott Hernandez and Joel Levin
Forestry Offsets Project Case Study – Jeff Cole, BlueSource Inc.
ODS Project Case Study – Saskia Feast, EOs Climate
Livestock Methane Project Case Study – Derek Six, Environmental Credit Corp
The Market for Offsets under California Cap-and-Trade – Dusty Granet, BGC Environmental Brokerage Services, L.P.


Tuesday, March 27 2012
Climate Action Reserve Manure Carbon Management Workshop
Got Manure? Enhancing Environmental and Economic Sustainability Conference
Syracuse, New York

CLimate Action Reserve Got Manure Workshop PPT
Climate Trust Case Study
USDA-REAP Digester Incentives
UTS Residual Processing – Digester Economics
CAMCO – Developing-Monetizing Livestock Projects
Karbone Inc. Offsets Market Overview


March 15, 2012
Minimizing your Carbon Footprint: How to Bridge the Gap with Offsets


March 14, 2012
Update on Potential Legal Issues Related to the California Cap-and-Trade Program

Update on Legal Issues Related to the California Cap-and-Trade Program from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.


March 1, 2012
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve and California Offsets


February 16, 2012
Special Topics Webinar: An Introduction to the Rice Cultivation Project Protocol

Syd Partridge, Policy Manager, Climate Action Reserve
Candice Chow-Gamboa, Working Lands Program Associate, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)


January 20, 2012
CARB Webinar: Overview of Final Cap-and-Trade and What it Means for the Offset Market

CARB Webinar: Overview of Final Cap-and-Trade Regulations and What it Means for Offsets from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.


January 19, 2012
VB Webinar – Climate Action Reserve
Bentley Prince Street
CBRE

Voluntary Offset Buyers: Case Studies in Sustainability from Climate Registry on Vimeo.


January 5, 2012
Introduction to the Reserve and California Offsets


December 1, 2011
Introduction to the Reserve and California Offsets


Thursday, November 4, 2011
Introduction to the Reserve and California Offsets


Monday, September 19
Carbon Market Workshop
California EPA
Sacramento, CA

Element Markets
EOS Climate
Reserve Overview
Scientific Certification Systems
The Climate Trust


Monday, August 8
California Offsets Workshop
BAAQMD
San Francisco, CA

Carbon Offsets for Compliance Under AB32
Camco Presentation
Blue Source Forestry Project Case Study
CantorCO2e
EOS


Tuesday, July 26
California Offsets Workshop
New York Stock Exchange
New York, NY

CA Offsets Presentation
Security Concerns for Offset Registries
California Carbon Markets
Forest Carbon Protocol and Case Study
ODS and Livestock Methane Overview


Wednesday, June 29
AB32 Market Mechanisms Overview
California Senate Select Committee on the Environment, the Economy and Climate Change
Sacramento, CA

Gary Gero testimony
Gary Gero presentation
Mary Nichols update on California’s cap-and-trade program


Tuesday, June 20, 2011
California Offsets Workshop
Los Angeles, CA

California Offsets Program
Cantor C02e Presentation
EOS CAR LA
TerraPass Presentation
Thomas McHenry Presentation


Tuesday, June 14, 2011
California Offsets Workshop
Houston, TX

California Offsets Program
Blue Source Cap and Trade Workshop
JP Brisson Presentation
TFS Energy
Pure Chem Presentation Houston
Subler – CAR Offsets Workshop, June 14 2011


Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Carbon Project Workshop at EPA AgSTAR Conference
Boise, ID

Slides for Max DuBuisson
Slides for Nick Facciola
Slides for Peter Freed
Slides for Lauren Wittig (please refer to slides for Charles Purshouse from April 13 below)


Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Project Showcase at NACW 2011

Introduction – Joel Levin
Improved Forest Management – Charles Kerchner
Avoided Conversion – Roger Williams
Reforestation – Nancy Budge
Livestock – Charles Purshouse
Composting – Evan Edgar
Landfill Gas – Zach Eyler
Coal Mine Methane – Nicolas Duplessis
Nitric Acid Production – William E. Flederbach Jr.
Ozone Depleting Substances – Chris Ludwig


Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Special Topics Series: A Path Forward For Dairy Digesters in CA

Slides for Ramon Norman
Slides for Stephen Klein
Slides for Nettie Drake
Slides for Max DuBuisson

A Path Forward for Dairy Digesters in CA from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.


Thursday, February 3, 2011
Webinar: “Overview of the Climate Action Reserve”
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Thursday, January 27, 2011
Webinar: “Special Topics Series: Cap-and-Trade in California”
Guest Speaker: Brieanne Aguila, California Air Resources Board
Download presentation slides


Thursday, December 16, 2010
Webinar: Overview of the Climate Action Reserve
Slides for Overview of the Climate Action Reserve


Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Workshop: Carbon Offset Opportunities for Coal Mine Methane Projects
Slides for Joel Levin
Slides for Tymon Lodder
Slides for Dick Winschel
Slides for Nicolas Duplessis
Slides for Santosh Lakhan


Thursday, October 21, 2010
Webinar: “What You Need to Know About California Proposition 23”
Slides for Gary Gero


Thursday, October 7, 2010
Webinar: Forest Project Protocol v3.2


Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Workshop on Nitric Acid Production Projects
Houston, TX
Slides for Max Williamson, Andrews Kurth, LLP
Slides for Dr. Marten von Velsen-Zerweck & Sarah Debor, N.serve Environmental Services GmbH
Slides for Bill Flederbach, ClimeCo Corporation
Slides for Mason Henderson, CantorCO2e (coming soon)
Slides for Max DuBuisson, Climate Action Reserve


Thursday, September 2, 2010
Overview of the Climate Action Reserve


August 31, 2010
Webinar: ODS Projects in Mexico (español)


Thursday, August 26, 2010
Webinar: Duke Carbon Offsets Initiative
Slides for download


August 4, 2010
Workshop on Mexico Carbon Offset Projects
Gery Gero, Climate Action Reserve
Dr. Adrian Fernandez Bremauntz, INE
Ma Teresa Crespo Chiapa, FOMECAR
Joel Levin, Climate Action Reserve
Dr. Alfonso Martinez Munoz, Promotora Ambiental
Emily Castro Prieto, MGM Innova
John Nickerson, Climate Action Reserve
Leonel Iglesias Gutierrez, CONAFOR
Daniel Chacon, BECC
John Battaglia, Evolution Markets
Ed Ranger, AmCham-Mexico


May 21, 2010
Forest Landowner Workshop – Raleigh, NC
Slides for Joel Levin
Slides for Christopher Galik
Slides for Mark Megalos


June 7, 2010
Forest Landowner Workshop, Augusta, ME
Slides for Max DuBuisson
Slides for Adam Raphaely, TFS Energy
Slides for Matt Smith, Finite Carbon


May 25, 2010
Webinar: A Road Map to Address Reporting Requirements for Forest Carbon Projects
Slides for John Nickerson


May 6, 2010
Webinar: Overview of the Climate Action Reserve


April 1, 2010
Forests & Sequestration Workshop, Russellville, AR
Slides for Joel Levin (Program Overview) (Forest Protocol)
Slides for Nick Brown (Policy Update)
Slides for Dick Kempka (Carbon Markets)


March 16, 2010
Webinar: Ozone Depleting Substances Project Protocols
Slides for Tim Kidman


March 4, 2010
Overview of the Climate Action Reserve


February 22, 2010
Webinar: “Using Appendix F of the Forest Protocol”
Slides for John Nickerson

FIA Datasets webinar from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.


February 4, 2010
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve


January 21, 2010
Webinar: Nitric Acid Production Protocol v1.0
Slides for Nancy Kong


January 7, 2010
Webinar: Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve


December 17, 2009
Special Topics Webinar: Improved Forest Management Project
Slides for John Nickerson
Slides for Scott Nissenbaum, Finite Carbon
Slides for Jordan Golinkoff and Chris Kelly, The Conservation Fund


December 3, 2009
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve


November 18, 2009
Webinar: Organic Waste Digestion Project Protocol
Slides for Syd Partridge


October 15, 2009
Slides for Rachel Tornek


September 17, 2009

Reserve Special Topic: Forest Project Protocol v3.0 from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.

Slides for John Nickerson


September 2, 2009
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve


September 1, 2009
Forest Protocol Board Meeting Presentation


August 18, 2009
Joel Levin, VP of Business Development
John Battaglia, Evolution Markets

Mexico City Workshop from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.

August 17, 2009
Public_Forest_Protocol_Briefing


July 16, 2009
Cantor C02
Joel Levin
Bhavna Prasad

Mexico City Workshop from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.

July 1, 2009
Washington DCk Reserve Workshop


June 16, 2009
New York Reserve Workshop


June 11, 2009
Introduction to the Climate Action Reserve webinar


June 9, 2009
San Francisco Reserve Workshop


May 20, 2009
Urban Forest Projects in the Climate Action Reserve

Mexico City Workshop from Climate Action Reserve on Vimeo.

Slides for Joel Levin
Slides for Dr. Greg McPherson