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(Sep. 17) Technological Innovation to avoid Dangerous Anthropogenic Climate Change

Last updated :2019-09-11

Topic: Technological Innovation to avoid Dangerous Anthropogenic Climate Change
Speaker: Professor Jeff Obbard
(Cranfield University)
Host: Professor Jason Cohen
Time: 10:30 am, Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Venue: Meeting Room, 1st floor, No. 1 Red Building, Zhuhai Campus

About the speaker:
Prof. Jeff Obbard (h-index 50, 130+ papers) is an expert in the fields of Climate Impacts, Bioremediation, Carbon Capture and Sequestration (IPCC 5th Assessment Report Co-Author), Biogeochemistry, and Air Pollution Remediation. He presently advises various governments and companies in Asia on topics related to Climate Change and Atmospheric Environment (Including the current Prime Minister of Singapore). He has won multiple awards including the “William Pickles Academic Research Award”, the "Global Top 100 Sustainability Leader” award, and the “United Nations Mondialogo Engineering Award (2005) for innovation to address the UN Millennium Sustainable Development Goals”.