August 2011

Climate Change 2011: When Policymakers Fail

Climate Change 2011: When Policymakers Fail

Tuesday, October 4 Bartos Theater, 20 Ames Street, MIT Campus

Some of America’s top scientists discuss their frustration with the lack of progress on the pressing problem of climate change, and talk about their ideas for what scientists and citizens can do while policymakers fail to act. What does the latest research show on both the climate and the attitude of Americans?

Confirmed Speakers:
Ralph Cicerone, President of the National Academy of Sciences
Daniel Schrag, Harvard University
Naomi Oreskes, University of California, San Diego.
John Reilly, MIT
Rita Colwell, University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins
Ronald Prinn, MIT

This event is free to attend, but registration is required. Please e-mail knight-info@mit.edu for details and registration information.