Silicon Valley panel Dec. 15: Climate Change and Mitigation Strategies

Cornell Silicon Valley and Atikinson Center for a Sustainable Future Present:

Climate Change and Mitigation Strategies
December 15, 2016
6:30pm to 9:00pm

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
One Market Plaza, Spear Street Tower, Suite 1900
San Francisco, CA 94105

Slowing global climate change and mitigating its effects are among the greatest challenges facing our generation. Cornell University, its alumni, and its partners are attacking climate change from multiple fronts. The new director of Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future will frame the issues. Our panelists will discuss what climate models are telling us, as well as what we can do to move forward—from sustainable agriculture strategies to technological solutions for renewable energy and clean water.

Panelists

:

  • Toby Ault, Assistant Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Johannes Lehmann, Professor, School of Integrative Plant Science, Soil and Crop Sciences Section
  • Nancy Sutley ’84, Chief Sustainability and Economic Development Officer for Los Angeles Dept of Water and Power

Moderated by: David Lodge, Francis J. DiSalvo Director, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, and Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

More information, registration.



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