Events

    2022 May 20

    Innovation, Investment and Policy in Regenerative Agriculture

    1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Technology and Public Purpose Project and the Environment and Natural Resources Program for a virtual conference featuring Ashlie Burkart, Chief Scientific Officer at Germin8 Ventures and Non-Resident Fellow, Technology and Public Purpose Project, who will lead sessions with practitioners, private, civil and policy to discuss goals, policies and opportunities for more rapid adoption of soil health/carbon farming (“regenerative agriculture”) practices.... Read more about Innovation, Investment and Policy in Regenerative Agriculture

    2022 May 09

    Circular Economy for Sustainable Development: The Role of Land, Fuels, and Manufacturing

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom & Room 102, Wexner Building, 79 JFK Street, Cambridge

    Join the Environment and Natural Resources Program for a seminar on "Circular Economy for Sustainable Development: The Role of Land, Fuels, and Manufacturing," featuring Francis X. Johnson, Senior Research Fellow at Stockholm Environmental Institute, and Henrique Pacini, Economic Affairs Officer at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.... Read more about Circular Economy for Sustainable Development: The Role of Land, Fuels, and Manufacturing

    2022 Apr 28

    The Future of Sustainable Plastics

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join ENRP for the next Global Energy Transition Talk about the future of sustainable plastics, featuring Nicola De Blasio, Senior Fellow at ENRP, and Phoebe Fallon, Harvard College student, who will present the findings of their report, Avoiding a Plastic Pandemic: The Future of Sustainability in a Post COVID-19 World.... Read more about The Future of Sustainable Plastics

    2022 Apr 28

    HKS Business & Government Professional Interest Council Seminar

    10:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Zoom

    “The Future of the Voluntary Carbon Market: How to Create Accountability, Transparency, and Credibility” with panelists William McDonnell, Chief Operating Officer of The Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market); David Antonioli, Chief Executive Officer of Verra; and Ben Rattenbury, VP Policy of Sylvera.... Read more about HKS Business & Government Professional Interest Council Seminar

    2022 Apr 25

    STS Circle

    12:15pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Ya-Wen Lei, Sociology, Harvard FAS, will present "Upgrading the Nation: Promise and Peril of Techno-Developmentalism in China."... Read more about STS Circle

    2022 Apr 25

    Energy Policy Seminar

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Andy Hoffman, Holcim (US) Professor of Sustainable Enterprise, University of Michigan, will speak on "Creative or Controlled Destruction: The Fate of the Fossil Fuel Sector in a Climate Changed World."... Read more about Energy Policy Seminar

    2022 Apr 21

    Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    In honor of Earth Day, the Harvard University Center for the Environment and the Office of the Vice Provost for Climate and Sustainability present a conversation about the path forward on climate change, featuring John Holdren, Teresa and John Heinz Research Professor of Environmental Policy, HKS; Jim Stock, Vice Provost for Climate & Sustainability; and Terry Tempest Williams, Writer-in-Residence, Harvard Divinity School.... Read more about Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    2022 Apr 18

    Energy Policy Seminar

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    5th Floor, Bell Hall, Belfer Building, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

    Alexandre Strapasson, Research Fellow with the Environment and Natural Resources Program, will present "Biofuels and Negative Emissions Technologies."... Read more about Energy Policy Seminar

    2022 Apr 15

    Nature Meditation

    1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Harvard Kennedy School Green Team, Harvard Office for Sustainability, and Harvard Kennedy School Campus Planning and Operations for a special 30-minute nature meditation with HKS' Tatyana Gao, a certified transformational coach and international public speaker.... Read more about Nature Meditation

    2022 Apr 14

    The Devil Never Sleeps: Learning to Live in an Age of Disasters

    6:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    B-200 Starr Auditorium, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

    Drawing upon lessons from her book, The Devil Never SleepsJuliette Kayyem, Belfer Senior Lecturer in International Security, will speak with Center for Public Leadership Co-Director and former Governor Deval Patrick on laying the groundwork for a new approach to dealing with disasters.... Read more about The Devil Never Sleeps: Learning to Live in an Age of Disasters

    2022 Apr 13

    Think Globally, Act Locally: The Determinants of Local Policymakers’ Support for Climate Policy

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Environment and Natural Resources Program for a seminar featuring Joshua Schwartz, Grand Strategy, Security, and Statecraft Fellow with the International Security Program, and Sabrina Arias, Political Science PhD Candidate at the University of Pennsylvania, who will present their research on the determinants of local policymakers' support for climate initiatives.... Read more about Think Globally, Act Locally: The Determinants of Local Policymakers’ Support for Climate Policy

    2022 Apr 11

    Energy Policy Seminar

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Destenie Nock, Assistant Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University, will present "Energy Limiting Behavior: A Hidden Form of Energy Policy."... Read more about Energy Policy Seminar

    2022 Apr 08

    Reimagining Our Radical Roots: A Global Classroom of Citizen Activism

    9:00am to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Join the William Monroe Trotter Collaborative for Social Justice for a day of panel discussions and advocacy workshops aiming to provide an opportunity for academics, activists and artists to consider how Trotter's radical activism can address critical issues facing us today, and offer opportunities to hear from distinguished professors and practitioners.... Read more about Reimagining Our Radical Roots: A Global Classroom of Citizen Activism

    2022 Apr 04

    STS Circle

    12:15pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Mary Gray, Microsoft Research, NE, will present "The Trouble with Dogfood: Towards a Theory of Mutuality in Computing."... Read more about STS Circle

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