Events

    Science & Democracy Lecture and Panel Discussion

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    Zoom

    "Mastering The Demons Of Our Own Design" with Tim O'Reilly, O'Reilly Media and panel discussion with Cathryn Carson, Thomas M. Siebel Presidential Chair in the History of Science, UC Berkeley; David Winickoff, Senior Policy Analyst and Secretary of the Working Party on Bio-, Nano- and Converging Technology (BNCT), OECD; and Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, HKS to follow.... Read more about Science & Democracy Lecture and Panel Discussion

    HKS & HBS Sustainability: Role of Business and Government

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    Zoom

    Join the Harvard Kennedy School Business and Government Professional Interest Council and the Harvard Business School Sustainability Club for an engaging conversation with Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor, HBS, and William Clark, Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy, and Human development, HKS.... Read more about HKS & HBS Sustainability: Role of Business and Government

    The Political Economy of Climate Action: Does Democratic Maturity Explain the Environmental Policy Differences within the EU?

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government for a study group with Ioana Petrescu, Simply Green and Harvard University, and Clara Volintiru, Simply Green and The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, as they discuss the main challenges of the climate action agenda and how different countries (both advanced and new democracies) address and overcome them.... Read more about The Political Economy of Climate Action: Does Democratic Maturity Explain the Environmental Policy Differences within the EU?

    The National Security Implications of the Emergence of Stratospheric Aerosol Injection Technologies from an American Perspective

    Location: 

    Zoom

    This study group will explore both the specious notions and the realistic threats that derive from such a perspective and the policy implications that arise therefrom. The discussion will be led by Wake Smith, a Senior Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at HKS.... Read more about The National Security Implications of the Emergence of Stratospheric Aerosol Injection Technologies from an American Perspective

    Philippe Tordoir: The Potential Role of Natural Gas in Electricity Generation

    Location: 

    Zoom

    As part of the HKS M-RCBG Senior Fellow-led Study Group, Philippe Tordoir, Head of Acquisitions, Investments and Financial Advisory in charge of North America, Brazil, the Middle East, Africa and the regulated natural gas business in France for ENGIE, will present "The Potential Role of Natural Gas in Electricity Generation."... Read more about Philippe Tordoir: The Potential Role of Natural Gas in Electricity Generation

    The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Joe Aldy on Climate and Environmental Policy in the Biden Administration

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Center for Public Leadership for a discussion on climate policy with Joe Aldy, Professor of the Practice of Public Policy at HKS. Drawing on his experience with the 2008 presidential transition, Aldy will discuss the role of transition teams in the Biden administration.... Read more about The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Joe Aldy on Climate and Environmental Policy in the Biden Administration

    Confronting Climate Change: Diverse Perspectives on the Path Forward

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    Zoom

    Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor (HBS)
; Peter Huybers, Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences and of Environmental Science and Engineering (FAS); Jennifer Leaning, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine (HMS) and Senior Research Fellow (HSPH); Jim Stock, Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy (FAS), Member of the Faculty (HKS); and Dan Schrag, Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology and Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering (FAS), Director of HUCE, Member of the Faculty (HKS), and Professor in the Department of Environmental Health (HSPH), will discuss "Confronting Climate Change: Diverse Perspectives on the Path Forward."... Read more about Confronting Climate Change: Diverse Perspectives on the Path Forward

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