Conference & Training Schedule

(Schedule will be updated as speakers are confirmed)

Sunday May 5th

8:30 am - 4:30 pm:
Offset Principles: A basic overview of the types, history, concepts, and examples on offsets, both from real-world examples and a classroom exercise (Industry participants only; full-day class)

(Separate Registration Required)

 

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm: 
Conference Registration Open 

 

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm:
Welcome Reception

 

Monday May 6th

6:30 am - 8:00 am:
Networking Breakfast

 

7:00 am - 5:00 pm:
Conference Registration Open 

 

8:00 am - 10:00 am: 
Opening Remarks and Speaker Presentations 

 

10:00 am - 10:30 am:
Networking Break 

 

10:30 am - 11:45 am:
Speaker Presentation 

 

11:45 am - 1:15 pm:
Networking Luncheon 

 

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm:
Speaker Presentations 

 

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm: 
Networking Break

 

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm:
Speaker Presentations

 

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm:
GOCA General Meeting

 

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: 
Networking Reception

Tuesday May 7th

6:30 am - 8:00 am:
Networking Breakfast 

 

8:00 am - 10:00 am:
Speaker Presentations

 

10:00 am - 10:30 am: 
Networking Break 

 

10:30 am - 11:45 am: 
Speaker Presentations

 

11:45 am - 1:15 pm: 
Networking Luncheon 

 

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm: 
Speaker Presentations

 

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm:
Networking Break 

 

3:15 pm - 5:00 pm: 
Speaker Presentations

 

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm:
GOCA Conference Reception & Dinner 

Wednesday May 8th

8:30 am - 4:00 pm: 

Shifting Tides: An overview of why, how, and how frequently offset policies are changing; two guest country-focused speakers will focus on their country’s rationales, methods, and estimated or actual impacts (on both government and industry) on recent changes (both Government and Industry participants may attend; 8:30am – 12:00pm)

Valuation: A more detailed delving into the subject of the various methods for determining how offset projects may be valued for both the government recipient and the industry obligor (both Government and Industry participants may attend; 12:00pm – 4:00pm)

(Separate Registration Required)

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