Climate Solutions for Generation 1.5˚C

Moderated by Charles Conn, Warden, The Rhodes Trust
Event date
Event time
15:30 - 17:30
Rhodes House
South Parks Road
Venue details

Milner Hall

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Disabled access?
Booking required

The Rhodes Trust will be hosting a public panel featuring experts from diverse backgrounds discussing tough questions on some of the most pressing and complex issues related to climate change. The panel aims to engage attendees in debate and discovery about how a community of driven professionals can contribute to climate solutions in a wide range of careers and vocations. The panel is specifically geared toward students and young professionals, though all are welcome.

Confirmed speakers:

Professor Myles Allen, Professor of Geosystem Science, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford

Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, U.S. Representative for the 5th Congressional District of Connecticut

Clare Shakya, Director of Climate Change, International Institute for Environment and Development

Varun Sivaram, Douglas Dillon Fellow and Acting Director of the Program on Energy Security and Climate Change, Council on Foreign Relations

3:30pm Tea and coffee
4:00pm Panel