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Climate Change: The Empirical Strikes Back

?10 October 2018

 

How can climate research adapt to the post-truth era?

Panel:
Ms Else Berit Eikeland, Norwegian Ambassador to Ireland
Dr Michael John O'Mahony, An Taisce
Dr Conor Sweeney, UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics

Chair:
Prof. Peter Clinch, UCD Professor of Public Policy


Join us in University College Dublin on 10th October 2018 as our expert panel will discuss the current challenges in environmental research, policy and education.

The event marks the launch of 'On Thin Ice', a photographic exhibition of images from the Norwegian Polar Institute's Arctic research. The exhibition is on display in the UCD Institute for Discovery from 11-31 October 2018. 

17.00: Reception
17.30: Exhibition launch
18.00: Climate Change: The Empirical Strikes Back panel discussion

This event is supported by the Norwegian Embassy, An Taisce's Climate Ambassador Programme, UCD Earth Institute, UCD Institute for Discovery and UCD Biological Society. The event is free but booking is essential. Registration