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The 2020 Climate Group Public Lecture Series

Talking about the big issues around energy, climate change and sustainability and promoting the exceptional work being done in Scotland.  In January 2013 the Group kicked off a two year series of public lectures. These lectures were open to the general public and over the two years attracted 800 attendees. Click on the links below of summaries of each lecture.

Inaugural Lecture, January 2013 ‘THE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF CLEANTECH AND NEW ENERGYJoseph B. Lassiter, Senior Fellow, Senator John Heinz Professor of Management Practice in Environmental Management, Harvard University

September 2013 ‘CLIMATE CHANGE IS WHAT THE BOXER TRAINS FOR BUT WEATHER THROWS THE PUNCHESProfessor Stephen Belcher, Head of the Hadley Centre, The Met Office. An additional 14 video clips from the lecture and conference can be viewed on our YouTube channel

April, 2014 ‘CLIMATE CHANGE: MYTHS, MORALS, MONEYThe Right Reverend James Jones, former Bishop of Liverpool. Video clips can also be viewed on our YouTube channel

February 2015 ‘DIGITAL CHANGES EVERYTHING’ Ian Abbott Donnelly, Member of IBM Academy of Technology. Take a look at our round-up video here. Or view the full presentation here: