Bending the Curve on Climate: Seminar 2

11 February 2016, 5:30pm


Venue: Christ's College, Plumb Auditorium

The second of the 2016 series of climate lectures convened by Professor Charles Kennel (University of California, San Diego).

This seminar will include lectures from Professor Ian Leslie (Computer lab, University of Cambridge) on "Smart (???) Buildings" and Simon Sharpe (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) on "Climate risk".

Professor Kennel will speak on the role of Universities, in particular the University of California's Carbon Neutrality Initiative.

For information on the rest of the seminars in this series click here.

Professor Ian Leslie

Information Services (UIS), University of Cambridge

Simon Sharpe

World Resources Institute

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    How can buildings be made more efficient in combatting carbon emissions?

    In the second of the 2016 seminar series, Simon Sharpe (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) and Professor Ian Leslie (Cambridge Computer Laboratory) discussed how the risks of climate change are communicated, and how buildings could be made to be more efficient in combatting carbon emissions.