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Interdisciplinary Seminars - How Would Climate Change Influence Society in the 21st Century? (Panel) - Jan 2008

Seminar 2 - How Would Climate Change Influence Society in the 21st Century? (Panel) - Jan 2008

Rajendra K. Pachauri leads fellow members of the Nobel Prize-winning IPCC in a remarkable public session of soul-searching. Now that the IPCC has helped make climate change a signal issue of our times, what next?

The following are the panel members in the discussion:

Moderator: Rajendra K. Pachauri
Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner (IPCC with Al Gore)

Akimasa Sumi
General Director, Transdisciplinary Initiative for Global Sustainability, Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science, The University of Tokyo

John Reilly
Associate Director for Research, Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan

Adil Najam
Fredrick Pardee Professor of Global Policy and Director, Pardee Center for the Study of Long-Term Future, Boston University

Howard Herzog
Principal Research Engineer, MIT Laboratory for Energy and the Environment Program Manager, Carbon Sequestration Initiative

Michael W. Golay
Professor, Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering, MIT

William Moomaw
Professor of International Environmental Policy; Director of the Center for International Environment and Resource Policy, The Fletcher School, Tufts University

Andreas Fischlin
Head, Terrestrial Systems Group, Institute of Integrative Biology, ETHZ (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich)

Rajendra K. Pachauri, Akimasa Sumi, John Reilly, Adil Najam, Howard Herzog, Michael W. Golay, William Moomaw, Andreas Fischlin
How Would Climate Change Influence Society in the 21st Century? (Panel)
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT World)
Date accessed: 2009-02-01
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