Taking Stock and Looking Forward - Experts Reflect on COP26

Dec 7, 2021, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Robertson, Bowl 001 or Livestream via Zoom
  • Climate Futures Initiative
  • High Meadows Environmental Institute
  • University Center for Human Values
  • Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment
Open to the public, RSVP required.
Event Description

Climate science and environmental policy experts from Princeton University and Climate Central will reflect on the outcomes of the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), including the conference’s major successes, its missed opportunities, and where the world goes from here.

Register to attend in person (PUID holders only), or to watch via Zoom livestream. Panel speakers are listed below.

  • Stephen Pacala, the Frederick D. Petrie Professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and director of the Carbon Mitigation Initiative (CMI), and member of the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
  • Michael Oppenheimer, the Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs and the High Meadows Environmental Institute, and director of the Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (C-PREE)
  • Denise Mauzerall, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Public and International Affairs, core faculty at C-PREE
  • Karen Florini, Vice President for Programs, Climate Central

For more information, contact event organizers Colin Hickey and Simona Capisani, postdoctoral research associates in HMEI.

This event is hosted by the Climate Futures Initiative in Science, Values and Policy (CFI) at Princeton University, an interdisciplinary research program administered by HMEI and cosponsored with the University Center for Human Values (UCHV). This event is cosponsored by the Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (C-PREE) in the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs.

** In-person attendance is currently available for registered Princeton University ID holders only and face coverings are required. In-person attendance is contingent on University guidelines for indoor events — updates will be posted as necessary. The livestream is open to the public and the University community. **