The Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy regularly holds events pertaining to the Center’s three areas of focus: Energy & Environment, Global Security, and Leadership & Government.
We at the Baker Center hope to see you at one of our exciting and informative events in the near future!
FALL 2018 UPCOMING EVENTS
Events will be announced as the semester approaches.
You can stream our previous events below.
“Electric Mass Transit as an Option for Urban Mobility” Panel Discussion
June 20-21, 2018 at the Baker Center Toyota Auditorium.
This panel will cover a variety of topics regarding electric mass transit. Some of the topic areas include technology and connectivity, smart mobility case studies, and visions and groundtruthing. This event is open to the public and you can register here. Lunch will be provided both days.
This panel is a joint project by the Baker Center, TN Department of Environment and Conservation, and the Tennessee Valley Authority.
Below is a list of events held in Spring 2018, and a more extensive list of all events in our history can be found here. Included below most events is a link to watch the event online.
“The Role of Energy Innovation in Transforming Global Relationships” hosted by the European Union, the Bredesen Center, and the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy.
Global Security Lecture:
“War’s Forgotten People: Human Migration and Refugees” featuring Dr. Curtis Bell, Dr. Tricia Hepner, and Drocella Mugorewera. Moderated by Dr. Krista Wiegand
Energy and Environment Forum:
“Missing the People for the Trees: Elucidating the Role of Human Behavior in the Ecology of Lyme Disease” by Dr. Andrew Platinga
“Trace Impressions of Being: Loss, Change, and Wonder in the Fuegian Archipelago” by Dr. Laura Ogden.
Below is a list of events held in Fall 2017, and a more extensive list of all events in our history can be found here. Included below most events is a link to watch the event online.
#Multi-tasking in the Age of Trump and Twitter Panel Discussion featuring Bryan Lanza, Jonathan Martin, and Mark Braden (moderator)
“Leading Tennessee Forward” Leadership and Governance Lecture Series:
Global Security Lecture Series:
Michael Hanna on “The Evolving Lines of Conflict in the Post-ISIS Middle East“
Energy & Environment Forum:
Spencer Meyer on “How Public Policy Nudges Helped Conserve the Private Landscape: Historic Trends and a Bold Future for the New England Landscape”
Michael Blum on “After The Flood: The Socioecology of Rodent-Borne Disease Risk in Post-Katrina New Orleans”
Tony Clevenger on “The Changing Landscape of Transportation: Designing Roads for Wildlife Conservation”
Baker Distinguished Lecture with Peyton Manning on Leadership
“Constitution Day! I Have A Right To…” panel discussion with Prof. Dwight Aarons, College of Law, Prof. Joan Heminway, and Prof. Bill Mercer, and Prof. John Scheb as moderator
Open House: Meet Us. Learn More. Get Involved.
Ice Cream Social for Students.
Below is a list of events held in Spring 2017, and a more extensive list of all events in our history can be found here. Included below most events is a link to watch the event online.