Department: School of Geography and the Environment
Talks:

Monday 21 September 2020 (-2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

"Costs of the global food system" - FoodSIVI Webinar
Date: 21 September 2020, 15:00 - 17:00 (Monday, -2nd week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker s: Caterina Ruggeri Laderchi (Food and Land Use Coalition), Tim Benton (Chatham House), Dr Michael Obersteiner (University of Oxford)
Venue Details: Online webinar. Details given after booking in eventbrite.
Organiser: Roger Sykes (Environmental Change Institute)
Hosts: Dr Steven Lord (University of Oxford), Dr John Ingram (Food Systems Programme Leader, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford)

Friday 25 September 2020 (-2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Green tariffs, PPAs, Offsetting and Insetting
Date: 25 September 2020, 12:00 - 13:00 (Friday, -2nd week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker s: Dr Helen Gavin (University of Oxford), Sarah Merrick (Ripple), James White (Climate Care), Richard Murphy (The Energy Consortium)
Venue Details: Online
Organisers: TBA
Host: Dr Helen Gavin (University of Oxford)

Wednesday 30 September 2020 (-1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

Seizing the opportunity to raise hydrocarbon taxation
Date: 30 September 2020, 11:00 - 12:00 (Wednesday, -1st week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker : Daniel Hardy (St Antony's College, Oxford)
Venue Details: Online only
Organiser: Dr Helen Gavin (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

How not to let a global pandemic derail a just, green transition. An online panel discussion among investors, activists, scientists and entrepreneurs
Date: 30 September 2020, 16:00 - 17:30 (Wednesday, -1st week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker s: Charmian Love (Co-Founder and Chair of B Lab UK; Social Entrepreneur in Residence at the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship), Kaya Axelsson (Net Zero Policy Engagement Fellow, University of Oxford; former Vice-President of the Oxford Student Union), Leandro Baumgarten (Lead Scientist (Brazil), The Nature Conservancy), Catherine Bryan (Trustee and former CEO, Synchronicity Earth), Arunma Oteh (former Treasurer of the World Bank; Executive-in-Residence at Saïd Business School), Cameron Hepburn (Director of the Smith School for Enterprise and the Environment), EJ Milner-Gulland (Tasso Leventis Professor of Biodiversity), Laurence Wainwright (MSc Course Director at the Smith School)
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 14 October 2020 (1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

Energy and the Anthropocene
Date: 14 October 2020, 9:00 - 11:00 (Wednesday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker : Professor Nick Eyre (Environmental Change Institute)
Venue Details: Online
Organiser: Anne L Ryan (Oxford Energy Coordinator)
Host: Professor Nick Eyre (University of Oxford)

Tuesday 27 October 2020 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Objectively assessing the (in)compatibility of power assets with the Paris Agreement and the SDGs
Date: 27 October 2020, 16:00 - 17:00 (Tuesday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker : Dr Ben Caldecott (University of Oxford Smith School of Enterprise)
Venue Details: Online
Organiser: Anne L Ryan (Oxford Energy Coordinator)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 17 November 2020 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Energy access and off-grid electrification in sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges and Opportunities
Date: 17 November 2020, 16:00 - 18:00 (Tuesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker : Dr Susann Stritzke (Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford)
Venue Details: Online event
Organiser: Anne L Ryan (Oxford Energy Coordinator)
Host: Dr Philipp Grunewald (University of Oxford, Oxford University Centre for the Environment)

Tuesday 24 November 2020 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Towards just transitions to low-carbon mobility
Date: 24 November 2020, 16:00 - 18:00 (Tuesday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker : Professor Tim Schwanen (Transport Studies Unit University of Oxford )
Venue Details: Online only
Organiser: Anne L Ryan (Oxford Energy Coordinator)
Host: Dr Philipp Grunewald (University of Oxford, Oxford University Centre for the Environment)

Wednesday 9 December 2020 (9th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Integrate Hub Gathering, 9 December 2020: Building a stable, cost effective and 100% renewable based grid – the NEOM journey
Date: 9 December 2020, 10:45 - 12:30 (Wednesday, 9th week, Michaelmas 2020)
Speaker : Jen Madrian (NEOM)
Venue Details: Online only
Organiser: Dr Helen Gavin (University of Oxford)
Host: Dr Helen Gavin (University of Oxford)