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NEXUS global challenges - the road to success
Mon 30 January 2017, 11:00 – 14:00 GMT
Professor Robert Nicholls
What practical steps can we take to bring to prominent awareness, the discussion around the crucial challenges posed by the highly interconnected interdependencies between water, energy and food security? It is unsustainable to continue as we are so how do we stimulate a change in thinking that might lead to inventive policies that will effect change at all levels of society?
11.00 – Coffee and registration
11.15 – Welcome and introduction to Nexus-Science: Professor Paul Kemp
11.30 – Professor Robert Nicholls: ‘NEXUS global challenges - the road to success'
12.10 – Pitches: ideas from the floor that could be advanced with GCRF funding with Q & A chaired by Dr Joel Smethurst
12.30 – buffet lunch and networking
13.30 – Divide into groups to discuss and develop ideas
14.00 – finish