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A new era for climate observations
Seminar 3 of the 2017 Climate Change Seminar Series
Date: Thursday 9 February 2017
Time: 17:30 - 19:00
Venue: Plumb Auditorium, Christ's College, with a reception to follow (map)
Science, politics, knowledge management, innovation and markets all play a role in climate change action, but what is the role of the University of Cambridge as an ‘anchor institution’ for these? Bringing together speakers spanning the worlds of research and policy, this series of events will explore how the multifaceted aspects of climate change action can come together to help us make the right decisions for the long run.
Networking and drinks will follow.
Professor Stephen Briggs, Senior Advisor, Earth Observation, European Space Agency, will be talking about A New Era for Climate Observations with a reponse from Professor Alan O'Neill, Emeritus Professor of Meteorology, University of Reading.
This event is free to attend but numbers are limited, please register for this event here.
For information on other seminars in this series, please click here.
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How can observations from space help tackle climate change?
Our 2017 climate seminar series continued with a talk by Professor Stephen Briggs, a Senior Adviser in the European Space Agency, who discussed the role that space agencies are making in monitoring climate change from space, and the potential applications of their work for future mitigation.