Gridlock and train crashes: what happens when the world loses the habit of co-operation | University of Oxford

Gridlock and train crashes: what happens when the world loses the habit of co-operation

Speaker
Lord Patten of Barnes
Event date
Event time
17:00 - 18:30
Venue
Oxford Martin School
34 Broad Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3BD
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Speaker: Lord Patten of Barnes, Chancellor of the University of Oxford and Commissioner on the Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations Despite our extensive knowledge of the major challenges the world faces during coming decades, impasse exists in global attempts to address economic, climate, trade, security, and other key issues. The Chancellor will examine the implications of this gridlock, drawing on the work of the Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations, of which he is a member, as well as experiences from his distinguished political and diplomatic career. This lecture is also being webcast live on Youtube.