College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment - University of Delaware
School of Marine Science and Policy

MAST 873 - Marine Policy Seminar

Presentation Schedule Fall 2011 - Professor Biliana Cicin-Sain
September 1 Meet with new students and then have a gathering in the open area outside of 308 Robinson Hall
September 8 John Virdin
Abstract - "West Africa’s Marine Fisheries: Key Challenges and Opportunities"
Discussants - Dinah Kauraisa and Greg Ardini

September 15 Dawn Crompton
Abstract - "State Renewable Energy Policy and the Dormant Commerce Clause"
Discussants - Steven Hulse and Lance Noel
September 22 Alison Bates
Abstract - "Fishing Communities and Offshore Wind"
Discussants - Katya Samoteskul and Regina McCormack
September 29 Dr. Myron H. Nordquist, Senior Fellow, Center for National Security Law and
Associate Director and Editor, Center for Oceans Law and Policy, University of Virginia School of Law
Abstract - Dr. Nordquist will speak on the US response to the Deepwater Horizon spill
October 6 Marysia Szymkowiak
Abstract "Sector Management in New England Fisheries: An Overview"
Discussants - Dawn Crompton and Alison Bates
October 13 NO CLASS
October 20 Katya Samoteskul
Abstract - "Commercial Shipping and Offshore Wind"
Discussants - Ryan Ono and Bruce Williams
October 27 Ryan Ono
Abstract - "Multilateral Environmental Agreements and Trade"

Dinah Kauraisa - U.N. Nippon Fellow to the Center for Marine Policy
Abstract - "Managing the Marine Resources of Namibia"
Discussants - Greg Ardini and Lance Noel

November 3

Gregory Ardini
Abstract - "The Development of a Multispecies and Multi-fleet Model to Simulate Quota Implemenation"

Steven Hulse
Abstract - "High Seas Boarding and Agreements"
Discussants - Katya Samoteskul and Dawn Crompton

November 10 Lance Noel
Abstract - "New Incentives for Offshore Wind Projects in California"
Discussants - Bruce Williams and Alison Bates
November 17 Regina McCormack
- "The Status of Wind Energy on the Great Lakes"
Discussants - Marysia Szymkowiak and Steven Hulse
November 24 Thanksgiving Break - No Class - Offices Closed

(December 1
Rescheduled to) December 8

Bruce Williams
Abstract - "Offshore Wind Farm Zoning and Siting - State of the Art and Future Directions"
Discussants - John Virdin and Regina McCormack