Seminar Series

Seminar Series (a listing of seminars (dividing upcoming from past) that we will host about once a month; if you agree with this approach, we like how you’ve listed “upcoming events” under the header on this page

2019 Apr 03

Discussion with Mike Hulme, Mark Lawrence, and Forrest Clingerman

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard University Center for the Environment, 26 Oxford Street, Room 429

Forrest Clingerman, Ohio Northern University, will moderate a discussion with Mike Hulme, University of Cambridge, and Mark Lawrence, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS), Potsdam 
Lunch provided
RSVP: acchang [at] seas.harvard.edu

2019 Spring Seminar Schedule

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2017 Nov 02

What's New on the Science and Policy of Solar Geoengineering

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Room 440, Harvard University Center for the Environment, 26 Oxford St. Cambridge, MA

David Keith

Gordon McKay Professor of Applied Physics, Paulson School of Engineering & Applied Sciences; Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

The first Solar Geoengineering Research Seminar, co-sponsored by the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, and the Belfer Center’s Science Technology and Public Policy program. Lunch provided. Formal seminars are interspersed with more informal weekly reading group meetings at the same time and place to deepen members’ understanding of solar...

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2018 Apr 10

Estimating Global Agro-Economic Impacts of Geoengineering Using Volcanic Eruptions as Natural Experiments

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Land Lecture Hall, 4th Floor Belfer Building, Harvard Kennedy School, 79 John F. Kennedy St. Cambridge, MA

Solomon Hsiang

Chancellor’s Associate Professor of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley

The fourth Solar Geoengineering Research Seminar, co-sponsored by the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, and the Belfer Center’s Science Technology and Public Policy program. Lunch provided. Formal seminars are interspersed with more informal weekly reading group meetings on Wednesdays to deepen members’ understanding of solar geoengineering research. RSVP: Lizzie Burns, eburns [at] g.harvard.edu

2018 Mar 22

Stratospheric Aerosol Geoengineering Large Ensemble (GLENS) Project

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Room 429, Harvard University Center for the Environment, 26 Oxford St. Cambridge, MA

Simone Tilmes

Project Scientist II at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

12-1 PM Formal Presentation with Lunch
1-1:30 PM Informal Gathering with Coffee and Dessert

The third Solar Geoengineering Research Seminar, co-sponsored by the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, and the Belfer Center’s Science Technology and Public Policy program. Lunch provided. Formal seminars are interspersed with more informal weekly reading group meetings on Wednesdays to deepen members’...

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2018 Feb 07

Mirage on the Horizon: Geoengineering and Carbon Taxation Without Commitment

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor Taubman Building, 79 John F. Kennedy St. Cambridge, MA

Daron Acemoglu

Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics, MIT Department of Economics

The second Solar Geoengineering Research Seminar, co-sponsored by the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, and the Belfer Center’s Science Technology and Public Policy program. Lunch provided. Formal seminars are interspersed with more informal weekly reading group meetings on Wednesdays to deepen members’ understanding of solar geoengineering research. RSVP: Lizzie Burns, eburns [at] g.harvard.edu