This year's ceremony was held on Tuesday, October 24, 2023 honoring Dr. J. Marshall Shepherd.
This year's Award Dinner featured incredible speeches by ELI President Jordan Diamond, our honoree Dr. Shepherd, Dr. Spinrad, NOAA Administrator and ELI Board Chair Rob Kirsch. If you had to miss out this year or want to relive the speeches, the full recording of the Award Dinner is now available below for your viewing enjoyment.
We again want to offer congratulations to Dr. Shepherd and thank each and every one of our sponsors for making our yearly celebration together possible. We inadvertently missed a few sponsors in the video, so want to be sure that BakerHostetler, Bergeson & Campbell P.C., Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Vinson & Elkins know how much we appreciate their support! The video has been updated to include them. Thank you all!
ELI thanks our 2023 Super Star Sponsors
|Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP||King & Spalding LLP|
|Baker Botts LLP||Latham & Watkins LLP|
|Beveridge & Diamond PC||McGuireWoods LLP|
|Crowell & Moring LLP||Sidley Austin LLP|
|DLA Piper LLP||Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP|
|Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP|
ELI thanks our 2023 Star Sponsors
Sponsorship and Promotional Opportunities
ELI’s Annual Award Ceremony Fundraiser remains an opportunity for environmental professionals from around the world to forge new bonds of cooperation while supporting the agenda-setting research, education, and training programs of the Institute that makes law work for people, places, and the planet. We could not accomplish our mission without the support and involvement of our outstanding sponsors. Please contact Melodie DeMulling for more details on becoming a 2023 Star Sponsor!
*ELI is asking only vaccinated people to attend the in-person reception and dinner on October 24. We also reserve the right to cancel the in-person event at any time based on CDC guidelines and DC Health guidelines and mandates. Thank you for your patience with us as we navigate the new normal for events.
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