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EDEN Seminar Series

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University College London - Chadwick Building - Room 2.18

Gower Street

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WC1E 6BT

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A series of short seminars, exploring environmental challenges through the lens of human wellbeing and the natural sciences. Three speakers per session, stimulating discussion, and refreshments.

Schedule:

1. Wed 11 Oct 2017 17:15-19:00: Circular economy

  • Aiduan Borrion, Lecturer in Sustainable Infrastructure, UCL Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering
  • Teresa Domenech, Senior Teaching Fellow in Sustainable Resources, UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources
  • Johanna Lehne, Research Associate, Chatham House, Energy, Environment, and Resources

host: Stijn van Ewijk (stijn.ewijk.13@ucl.ac.uk)

2. Wed 25 Oct 2017 17:15-19:00: Transitions & transformations

  • Dr Giuseppe Feola, Lecturer in Environment & Development, Department of Geography and Environmental Science, University of Reading
  • Julia Wesely, PhD Candidate, the Bartlett Development Planning Unit, University College London
  • Dina Hestad, DPhil Candidate, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford

host: Lucien Georgeson (lucien.georgeson.13@ucl.ac.uk)

3. Wed 01 Nov 2017 17:15-19:00: Valuing nature

  • Ben Milligan, Senior Research Associate, UCL Faculty of Laws & UCL Institute of Sustainable Resources
  • Louise Carver, final-year PhD student, Birkbeck College Department of Geography, Environment and Development Studies
  • Arnout van Soesbergen, Research Associate, King's College Department of Geography

host: Judith Ament (judith.ament.15@ucl.ac.uk

4. Wed 15 Nov 2017 17:15-19:00: Social-ecological systems

  • Sarah Papworth, Senior Lecturer in Conservation Biology, Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Behaviour, Royal Holloway
  • Mark Hirons, Environmental Social Science Research Fellow, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford
  • Sahil Nijhawan, PhD 2017, Human Ecology Research Group, UCL Anthropology

hosts: Kristen Steele (kristen.steele.15@ucl.ac.uk) & Lydia Gibson (lydia.gibson.14@ucl.ac.uk)

5. Wed 29 Nov 2017 17:15-19:00: Urban environment

  • Dr Anna Mavrogianni, Lecturer in Sustainable Building and Urban Design, UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering (IEDE)
  • TBD
  • TBD

host: Yasemin Didem Aktas (y.aktas@ucl.ac.uk)

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