Adaptation to climate change: Seminar 3

30 January 2014, 5:30pm


Avoid the Unmanageable, Manage the Unavoidable: What can we expect from the climate in the coming decades, and what might we do?

Seminar 3: Why and how we will have to adapt?

Speaker: Professor Charlie F Kennel

Venue: the Plumb Auditorium, Christ's College Cambridge

Date/Time: Thursday 30 January, 5:30pm - 7:00pm followed by drinks

In his talk, Professor Kennel will discuss the reasons why we may not be able to avoid 2C warming by 2050, and adaptive management strategy.

This term, CSaP's inaugural Visiting Research Fellow Professor Charlie F Kennel will deliver a series of seminars on adaptation to climate change, hosted by Christ's College Cambridge.

Professor Kennel is Vice-Chancellor and Director emeritus at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego, and a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Christ’s College. He will be spending the next three months as a Visiting Research Fellow at the Centre for Science and Policy.

Information on other seminars in this series can be found here.

Professor Charlie Kennel

University of California San Diego

The Plumb Auditorium, Christ's College, St Andrew's Street CB2 3BU, Cambridge, CB2 3BU, United Kingdom