Friday, November 22, 2019
Conference/Symposium | November 22 | 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | Haas School of Business, Chou Hall, Spieker Forum (6th floor)
Each year BERC hosts our flagship fall event, Resource Symposium, a half-day event that brings together professionals, policymakers, and academics on critical resource-related topics. This year we are thrilled to announce the Fall 2019 theme of Resilient Cities which will explore challenges and solutions related to resource security, water scarcity, disaster resilience, and the built environment.
Conference/Symposium | November 22 – 23, 2019 every day | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | The Dickson Poon School of Law
King’s College London, Anatomy Museum, Strand campus, London WC2R 2LS
Sanchita Saxena, Director, Subir and Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies; Executive Director, Institute for South Asia Studies; Liliane Mouan, Associate Fellow at the Transnational Law Institute, King’s College London and Lecturer in Emerging Markets at Coventry University
Conference: Critical Perspectives on Power, Accountability and Agency in Global Supply Chains
RSVP online by November 5.
Seminar | November 22 | 2-3 p.m. | 120 Latimer Hall
Every year we extract over 4.2 GT of oil, 2.5 GT of natural gas, and 3.4 GT of coal to sustain our economies. Thats equivalent to 8.7 GT of carbon and 1.3 GT of Hydrogen. Almost all of these resources are burned to generate energy, causing over 30 GT of CO2 to enter the atmosphere which is unsustainable in view of climate changethe only significant exception is polymers, which fix 0.35 GT/yr of... More >