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Climate Change and Energy Supply: Perspectives from Europe, Asia and Australia

Tuesday 18th November 2014 6:00pm AEDT


A comprehensive global solution is required for combating climate change. The growing demand for energy and the need for new ways to produce and use it are key challenges in facing the consequences of climate change. Developed and developing countries in the EU and Asia hare home to a large part of the world’s population. This public forum brings together experts from these socially and politically diverse regions.

This event is presented by the Australian Institute of International Affairs’ National Office and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in collaboration with the University of Melbourne EU Centre on Shared
Complex Challenges, the Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute and the Australian-German College of Climate & Energy Transitions.

Hear from distinguished speakers from Europe, Asia and Australia about policy alternatives to meet the challenges of climate change and future energy supply:

Australia

Prof Tim Flannery
Professorial Fellow, Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute

Prof Ross Garnaut
The Melbourne Institute for Economic and Social Research

Europe

Mr Scott Wyatt
Advisor – Energy, Environment, Fisheries, Forestry. Delegation of the European Union to Australia

Asia

Prof Wang Run
Vice Director, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hubei University, Wuhan, China

Moderator
Ms Cathy Alexander
Research Fellow, Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute

Bookings are essential to the University of Melbourne: https://climatechange-energysupply.eventbrite.com.au

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Event Details


Location
University of Melbourne, Woodward Conference Centre, Level 10, 185 Pelham Street Carlton, VIC 3053 (View Map)

Date / Time
Tuesday 18th November 2014 6:00pm AEDT

Hosted
AIIA National Office

Registration Open
Friday 31st October 2014 5:56pm AEDT

Registration Close
Tuesday 18th November 2014 6:00pm AEDT


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