Nov 12, 2019 - Nov 12, 2019|10:00 - 12:00|ISB Campus, Hyderabad
The Australian Consulate General in Chennai, Indian School of Business - Bharti Institute for Public Policy and DLabs Incubator Association are organising a round table discussion on Public Policy responses to Climate Change with Climate Scientist Professor Tim Flannery on November 12, 2019.
About Prof Flannery:
Professor Tim Flannery is one of Australia’s leading writers on climate change. An internationally acclaimed scientist, explorer and conservationist, Professor Flannery was named Australian of the Year in 2007. He has held various academic positions including Professor at the University of Adelaide, director of the South Australian Museum in Adelaide, Principal Research Scientist at the Australian Museum and Visiting Chair in Australian Studies at Harvard University in the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology.
A well-known presenter on radio for more than a decade, he has also written and presented several series on the Documentary Channel including The Future Eaters (1998), Wild Australasia (2003), Islands in the Sky (1992) and Bushfire (1997). His books include Here on Earth (2010) and The Weather Makers (2005). His latest book is ‘Europe. A Natural History’.
Also the guests attending the round table belong to the below mentioned institutions/organisations:
“Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture (CRIDA), Environment Protection Training and Research Institute (EPTRI), IIT Hyderabad, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, TERI - School of Advanced Studies, Hyderabad, T-Hub”