Fighting Climate Change Now: Creating Opportunities for Collaboration & Funding

Location:

Glass Pavillion, Homewood Campus

From:

March 12, 2020
9:00am – 1:00pm

Please RSVP at: www.ahealthierworld.jhu.edu/events

Event Summary

Johns Hopkins faculty and staff are invited to a half-day climate research-and-action workshop on March 12, 2020. Researchers from divisions across the university will connect with colleagues to help advance Johns Hopkins’ approach to solving the unfolding climate crisis.
 
Participants will also learn about new multidisciplinary funding opportunities to fight climate change: More than $500,000 in grants will be made available to JHU faculty teams!
 
Sunil Kumar, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Jigar Shah of Generate Capital and The Energy Gang podcast are the featured speakers.


Panelists and presenters include: 

David Peters, International Health 
Marsha Wills-Karp, Environmental Health and Engineering
Jonah Erlebacher, Materials Science & Engineering
Jessica Fanzo, BDP, Global Food and Agriculture Ethics and Policy
Paul Ferraro, BDP, Human Behavior and Public Policy
Ben Hobbs, Environmental Health And Engineering
Susanna Thon, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Brian Schwartz, Environmental Health and Engineering
Ben Zaitchik, Earth & Planetary Sciences

Breakfast and lunch will be served.

The event is co-sponsored by the Alliance for a Healthier World and the Bloomberg Distinguished Professors program. 
 
Details and RSVP: www.ahealthierworld.jhu.edu/events

Details and RSVP: www.ahealthierworld.jhu.edu/events

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