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Talks in and around Cambridge related to the general theme of sustainability and the environment.

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8 upcoming talks and 986 talks in the archive.

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Historical and contemporary perspectives of the nutrition transition

UserDr Cornelia Guell, University of Exeter.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 16 June 2022, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Truffles in a warming world

Part of the Cambridge Festival - free admission

UserUlf Büntgen, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge..

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 31 March 2022, 19:00-20:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Fenland Flora

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserOwen Mountford, Fenland Flora project.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 24 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

How many butterflies are there in the Western Palaearctic?

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserMartin Davies.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 17 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Political Economy of Conservation and Food Security

UserProfessor Bhaskar Vira, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 11 March 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Measuring and Monitoring Surface Melting on an Antarctic Ice Shelf

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserRebecca Dell, Scott Polar Institute.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 10 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Archaeology and Discovering the Food of the Past

UserProfessor Martin Jones, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 04 March 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Lower Wood

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDuncan Mackay.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 03 March 2022, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Food and Cultural History

UserDr Melissa Calaresu, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 25 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Peatbogs

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserBrian Eversham, Chief Executive, Wildlife Trust for Beds, Cambs & Northants.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 24 February 2022, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Food as Expression

UserMr Alex Rushmer, Chef.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 18 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Using Sound to Study the Behaviour of Wild Wolves, Coyotes and Jackals

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserArik Kershenbaum.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 17 February 2022, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

The Fenland Flora

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserOwen Mountford, Fenland Flora project.

Housevia zoom .

ClockFriday 11 February 2022, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

X-rays and Food Safety

UserDr Richard Parmee, University of Cambridge.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 11 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Photographing the Wonders of the Insect World

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserAnn Miles.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 10 February 2022, 19:30-20:45

Darwin College Lecture Series

Food, Power and Society

UserMs Sarah Mukherjee, IEMA.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 04 February 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

The Bird Room at the Museum of Zoology

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDaniel Field.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 03 February 2022, 19:30-20:45

Darwin College Lecture Series

Should Cats and Dogs go Vegan?

UserProfessor Andrew Knight, University of Winchester.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 28 January 2022, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

** Audience Choice **

The choice will be made by participants' vote at the start of the meeting.

UserJonathan Shanklin.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 27 January 2022, 19:30-20:45

Darwin College Lecture Series

Food and Climate Change

UserProfessor Sarah Bridle, University of York.

HouseLady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

ClockFriday 21 January 2022, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Using administrative data linkage to create electronic birth cohorts: opportunities and challenges

UserDr Katie Harron, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health.

HouseOnline.

ClockTuesday 07 December 2021, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

The Convention on Biodiversity and conservation in the Caribbean

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserEllie Devenish-Nelson and Howard Nelson.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 02 December 2021, 19:30-20:45

Cambridge Natural History Society

The launch of the online NatHistFest

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserCNHS Members.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 25 November 2021, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

A Trillion Trees - A trillion reasons to thrive!

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserApril Bagwill.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 18 November 2021, 19:30-20:45

Cambridge Natural History Society

Chemical warfare (and co-operation) in the garden

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserGwenda Kyd, Author.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 11 November 2021, 19:30-20:45

Cambridge Natural History Society

Biodiversity of the Hobson's Brook corridor

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDr Steve Boreham.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 04 November 2021, 19:30-20:45

Cambridge Natural History Society

Restoring habitat for the Iberian lynx

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserDr Harriet Allen, CNHS President.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 21 October 2021, 19:30-20:45

Cambridge Natural History Society

Trees for Streets

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserSimeon Linstead, Project Director for Trees for Streets.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 14 October 2021, 19:30-20:45

Cambridge Natural History Society

The future of nature conservation and the Wildlife Trusts’ 30:30:30 vision

To be added to the mailing list to receive the login for Zoom events, email webmaster [at] cnhs.org.uk

UserBrian Eversham, Chief Executive of The Wildlife Trust for Beds, Cambs and Northants.

Housevia zoom .

ClockThursday 07 October 2021, 19:30-20:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Policymaking: why it matters to us, how it works, what to do

UserDolly Theis (MRC Epidemiology Unit), Dr Kelly Parsons (University Of Hertfordshire) & Dame Una O’Brien (Independent advisor and expert on health policy).

HouseOnline.

ClockMonday 19 July 2021, 12:00-13:15

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Policymaking: why it matters to us, how it works, what to do

UserDolly Theis (MRC Epidemiology Unit), Dr Kelly Parsons (University Of Hertfordshire) & Dame Una O’Brien (Independent advisor and expert on health policy).

HouseOnline.

ClockMonday 19 July 2021, 12:00-13:15

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Integrating diverse data sets to improve causal inference

UserProfessor Judith Green, University of Exeter..

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 05 May 2021, 11:00-12:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

From a pragmatic weight management intervention to bariatric surgery

UserDr Helen Parretti, University of East Anglia..

HouseOnline.

ClockTuesday 23 March 2021, 11:00-12:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Blood Sculptures

UserMr Marc Quinn, Artist.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 12 March 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Cold Blood

UserProfessor Stuart Egginton, University of Leeds.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 05 March 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Blood villains and heros

UserMs Rose George, Journalist.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 26 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Bloodlines of the British

UserProfessor Sir Walter Bodmer, University of Oxford.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 19 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Dracula, Vampires and the New Woman

UserProfessor Carol Senf, Georgia Institute of Technology.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 12 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Blood in Motion: The Physics of Blood Flow

UserProfessor Tim Pedley, University of Cambridge.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 05 February 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Transitional Bleeding in Early Modern England

UserDr Sara Read, Loughborough University.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 29 January 2021, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Battle Blood

UserDr Claire Roddie, UCL.

HouseOnline.

ClockFriday 22 January 2021, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Health as an asset: estimating the causal effects of health conditions and health behaviours on social and economic outcomes using Mendelian randomization

This seminar will be broadcast live online, please register in advance for this meeting: https://mrc-epid.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJckcu6vqTwoHdNAY3h7JqDyxMYglX6JTQuT

UserDr Laura Howe, MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol.

HouseOnline.

ClockTuesday 15 September 2020, 11:00-12:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – Gestational Diabetes: a nutritional disorder?

UserDr Claire Meek, Wellcome-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge, UK..

HouseOnline.

ClockMonday 22 June 2020, 13:00-14:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar - The Greek National Survey on Health and Nutrition (the HYDRIA Project)

UserDr Elissavet Valanou, European Food Risk Assessment (EU-FORA) Fellow, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens..

HouseOnline.

ClockTuesday 09 June 2020, 14:00-15:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Movement behaviours and cognitive development in early childhood: Evidence, insights and interventions from South Africa

UserDr Catherine Draper, MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand..

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 13 May 2020, 11:30-12:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – Systems approaches to obesity: The lived experience of young people

UserDr Wendy Wills, Professor of Food and Public Health, Director of the Centre for Research in Public Health and Community Care..

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 06 May 2020, 11:00-12:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

The Challenges of Meta-analysing Metabolomics Data; Experiences from the Consortium Of METabolomics Studies (COMETS).

UserDr Rachel Kelly, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School, USA..

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 23 April 2020, 11:00-12:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – Movement behaviours and parenting in the first two years of life

UserDr Alessandra Prioreschi, Associate Director of the SAMRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand..

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 16 April 2020, 11:00-12:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – How does it work? Using process tracing methods to study policy processes

UserProfessor Derek Beach, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, Denmark..

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 08 April 2020, 13:00-14:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Introducing the Propensity to Cycle Tool and explaining the new health impact calculation methods

UserDr Anna Goodman, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and Dr Rachel Aldred, University of Westminster, London..

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 01 April 2020, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

CANCELLED - Seasearch

CANCELLED

UserPaul Mylrea, Director of Communications for Cambridge University.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 19 March 2020, 18:45-20:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Healthy Cities from the Bottom Up: A Human-centred Approach to Urban and Transport Planning

UserDr Andy Hong, Nuffield Department of Women’s & Reproductive Health, University of Oxford..

HouseOnline.

ClockWednesday 18 March 2020, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Natura Urbana (film and discussion)

Part of the Cambridge Science Festival - free admission

UserMatthew Gandy, Professor of Cultural and Historical Geography.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 12 March 2020, 18:45-20:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Archaeological Mysteries

UserDr Albert Yu-Min Lin, Explorer, Scientist.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 06 March 2020, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Enigmatic Premodern Book

UserProfessor Erik Kwakkel, University of British Columbia.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 21 February 2020, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Applications of geospatial data and methods in environmental epidemiology

UserS.M. Labib, Department of Geography, School of Environment, Education and Development (SEED), University of Manchester..

HouseMeeting Rooms 1&2, MRC Epidemiology Unit, Level 3, Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge CB2 0QQ.

ClockThursday 20 February 2020, 12:00-13:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Enigma of Emotion

UserDr Tiffany Watt Smith, Queen Mary, University of London.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 14 February 2020, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Alan Turing and the Enigma Machine

UserDr James Grime, Mathematician, Lecturer.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 07 February 2020, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Decoding the Heavens: The Antikythera Mechanism

UserDr Jo Marchant, Journalist, Author.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 31 January 2020, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Mysteries of Modern Physics

UserProfessor Sean Carroll, Caltech.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 24 January 2020, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Assessing the impacts of the introduction of South Africa’s tax on sugar-sweetened beverages

UserNicholas Stacey, Department of Health Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science & SAMRC Centre for Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand.

HouseMeeting Rooms 1&2, MRC Epidemiology Unit, Level 3, Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge CB2 0QQ.

ClockThursday 23 January 2020, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Human Origins

UserDr Adam Rutherford, Author, Broadcaster.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 17 January 2020, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Chalk streams of Cambridgeshire

UserRuth Hawksley, Water for Wildlife Officer at the Wildlife Trust for Beds, Cambs & Northants.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 16 January 2020, 18:45-20:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

CNHS Seasonal Social

Tickets £10 to be purchased in advance.

UserMembers' Event.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 05 December 2019, 19:00-21:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

NO TALK

User .

House(no venue).

ClockThursday 14 November 2019, 18:45-20:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Transforming Healthcare through Prevention - Ageing Well on a national scale: achieving the balance between fitness and frailty

Register for free for this talk at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/transforming-healthcare-through-prevention-ageing-well-on-national-scale-tickets-74871840691

UserProfessor Martin Vernon, MA, FRCP : NHS England National Clinical Director for Older People and Person Centred Integrated Care, Chair of the NHS England Hospital to Home Programme Board.

HouseLee Hall, Wolfson College, Barton Road, Cambridge CB3 9BB.

ClockWednesday 30 October 2019, 18:00-19:15

Cambridge Natural History Society

CNHS bat & moth trapping night

Book by emailing president@cnhs.org.uk with your name and phone number, in case we need to cancel because of bad weather.

UserDuncan Mackay.

HouseMeet at north end of Riverside 'Millennium' foot/cycle bridge..

ClockSaturday 28 September 2019, 19:00-21:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – Overview of Road Safety Globally

UserDr Kavi Bhalla, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences of the Biological Sciences Division & Faculty at the Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago..

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 18 September 2019, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

NatHistFest: 100th Conversazione

Cambridge’s oldest celebration of citizen science

UserFree Public Exhibition.

HouseConservation Science Lab, 1st Floor, Zoology Department, New Museums Site, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EJ.

ClockSaturday 13 April 2019, 10:00-17:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Exploring the Natural World: an Orchestral Concert

Tickets £10 (children free) from tickets@cnhs.org.uk or on door

UserCambridge Concert Orchestra.

HouseWesley Methodist Church, Christs Pieces.

ClockSaturday 30 March 2019, 19:30-21:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Creating a wildlife tour with the Arctic Sami

Part of Cambridge Science Festival - free admission

UserKevin Hand.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 14 March 2019, 18:45-20:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Perception of Visual Space

UserProfessor Sir Colin Blakemore, School of Advanced Study.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Computer Vision

UserProfessor Andrew Blake, Samsung AI Research Centre.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Viewing the Universe

UserDr Carolin Crawford, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Hyde Park: a history through trees

UserGreg Packman, Arboricultural Officer at the Royal Parks.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 18:45-20:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Appearance and Physical Reality

UserProfessor Carlo Rovelli, International Centre for Theoretical Physics.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – Longitudinal growth modeling: a tool for genetic discovery

UserDr Diana Cousminer, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Philadelphia.

HouseSeminar room 2, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, CB2 0SP.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 13:30-14:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Vision of Future Technology

UserMs Sophie Hackford, Futurist, co-founder 1715Labs.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Venom

UserLeah Fitzpatrick, Imperial College London/Natural History Museum.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 18:45-20:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Evolution of the Eye

UserProfessor Dan-Eric Nilsson, Lund University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 01 February 2019, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Colour and Vision

UserProfessor Anya Hurlbert, Newcastle University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Visions

UserProfessor Paul Fletcher, Cambridge Neuroscience.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

FairWild: collecting and trading wild-collected products sustainably

CNHS talk & social - tickets £10

UserAnastasiya Timoshyna/TRAFFIC International.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 06 December 2018, 18:45-21:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

International comparative analysis of housing and Land Use Planning

UserDr Sónia Alves, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Spatial differences in the returns to education: sorting, agglomeration and pressures of demand

UserDr Vassilis Monastiriotis, London School of Economics and Political Science..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Negative Value Property

UserProfessor Bruce Huber, Notre Dame Law School, USA..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Winton Programme for the Physics of Sustainability

Winton Symposium on Machines

UserSee event homepage for list of speakers.

HouseCavendish Laboratory, Pippard Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 01 November 2018, 09:45-17:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

The macroeconomic consequences of stranded fossil fuel assets

UserDr Jean-Francois Mercure, Radboud University, Netherlands..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Foula: Edge of the World

Part of the Festival of Ideas - free admission

UserSam Buckton.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 25 October 2018, 18:45-20:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Urbanization and Land Use Policy in China

UserProfessor Yuzhe Wu, Zhejiang University, China.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

The riparian meadows of Cambridge

Part of the Festival of Ideas - free admission

UserChris Preston.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 18 October 2018, 18:45-20:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

The Long Run Demand for Energy Services and Energy Transitions

UserDr Roger Fouquet, London School of Economics and Political Science.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

GSI Seminar - Using stories in energy research: Snapshots of three approaches

UserDr Rosie Robison, Dr Chris Foulds, Dr Mel Rohse (Global Sustainability Institute).

HouseCoslett (COS207), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 24 April 2018, 13:00-14:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

GSI / Environmental Law seminar - Richard Buxton Law

UserMatthew McFeeley and Hannah Brown, claimant lawyer at Richard Buxton Environment and Public Law Firm.

HouseHelmore (HEL113), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 10 April 2018, 13:00-14:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

CANCELLED: The Impact of New Technology on Transport Planning

UserPaul Campion, Transport Systems Catapult..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 14 March 2018, 16:00-17:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – Gestational diabetes, gestational hypertension, mothers, and fathers

UserAssociate Professor Kaberi Dasgupta, McGill University and Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 14 March 2018, 12:30-13:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Animal Migration

UserProfessor Iain Couzin, Max Planck Institute for Ornithology.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 09 March 2018, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

CANCELLED: The Loxbridge Triangle: Integrating the East-West Arch into the London Mega-region

UserProfessor Michael Neuman, Faculty of Architecture & the Built Environment, University of Westminster..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 07 March 2018, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Migration in Science

UserDr Sir Venki Ramakrishnan, PRS.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 02 March 2018, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

CANCELLED: The rise and fall of the Shopping Mall: dialogues on the relationship of commerce and city

UserFernando Garrefa, Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism and Design of the Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 28 February 2018, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Partition of India and Migration

UserMs Kavita Puri, BBC.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 23 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Prices of peers: identifying endogenous price effects between real assets

UserDr Nikodem Szumilo, The London School of Economics and Political Science..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 21 February 2018, 16:00-17:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – Why do policymakers seem to ignore your evidence?

UserProfessor Paul Cairney, Department of History and Politics, University of Stirling..

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 21 February 2018, 12:30-13:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Disease Migration

UserProfessor Eva Harris, University of California, Berkeley.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 16 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Planning for sustainable urbanisation in China: a community perspective

UserProfessor Cecilia Wong, Manchester Urban Institute, University of Manchester..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 14 February 2018, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Refugees and Migration

UserMr Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 09 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Bank credit rating changes, capital structure adjustments and lending

UserProfessor Claudia Girardone, Essex Business School, University of Essex.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 07 February 2018, 16:00-17:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Seminar – The Cambridge Sustainable Food Hub

UserDuncan Catchpole, founding committee member of Cambridge Sustainable Food.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 07 February 2018, 12:30-13:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Art and Migration

UserProfessor Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll, University of Birmingham.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 02 February 2018, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Can tax reforms reduce inequality?

UserAhmad Seyf, Department of Management and Human Resources at Regent’s University, London..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 31 January 2018, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Immigration and Freedom

UserProfessor Chandran Kukathas, LSE.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 26 January 2018, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Fire, tractors and health in the Amazon: a cost-benefit analysis of fire policy

UserThiago Morello, Federal University of ABC, São Paulo, Brazil..

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 24 January 2018, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Black and British Migration

UserMr David Olusoga, Historian & Broadcaster.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 19 January 2018, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Romanian meadows, their problems and conservation

This will be followed by drinks and refreshments until 9.30pm – further details will be sent by email but there will be a charge and booking will be required.

UserLouise Bacon.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 07 December 2017, 18:45-20:00

CSER Public Lectures

Meat, Monkeys, and Mosquitoes: A One Health Perspective on Emerging Diseases

Sign up via eventbrite: https://goo.gl/EHY9jy

UserDr Laura H. Kahn, Princeton University.

HouseWinstanley L.T., Trinity College.

ClockWednesday 29 November 2017, 17:15-18:45

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

The Great Recession, unemployment and pensions: the case of Spanish regions

UserPatricia Peinado, University of the Basque Country.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 22 November 2017, 16:00-17:00

Department of Geography - main Departmental seminar series

Culture and Climate Change: experiments in collaboration and engagement

UserProfessor Joe Smith, Department of Geography, The Open University and Dr. Renata Tyszczuk, University of Sheffield, School of Architecture.

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 16 November 2017, 16:15-18:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Brexit does not mean Brexit

UserDr Yiannis Kitromilides, University of Cambridge.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 15 November 2017, 16:00-17:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Markets caught in the headlights

UserDr Dominik Rehse, Advisor to the Board at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim, Germany.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 08 November 2017, 16:00-17:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Managing the global land resource

UserPete Smith, University of Aberdeen.

HouseDepartment of Plant Sciences, Large Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 02 November 2017, 13:00-14:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Cross-Border Real Estate Investment

UserMcKay Price, Perella Department of Finance at Lehigh University.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 01 November 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge University Biological Society

Of elephants and men

UserCaitlin Black and Derek Murphy.

HouseCastlereagh room - St John's College.

ClockMonday 30 October 2017, 19:00-20:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

A Digital Architecture for Adaptive Cities

UserDr Ian Lewis, University of Cambridge.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 25 October 2017, 16:00-17:00

Departmental Seminar Programme, Department of Veterinary Medicine

Sustainability of livestock production: water, welfare and woodland

UserProfessor Don Broom, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

ClockWednesday 25 October 2017, 16:00-17:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Lifestyle Dynamics Index: Worldwide Results and household economic implications

UserDr Raúl Sanchis, ICEI (Complutense University of Madrid).

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 18 October 2017, 16:00-17:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Built environment and violent crime: An environmental audit approach using Google Street View

UserProfessor Antonio Páez, School of Geography and Earth Sciences McMaster University.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 11 October 2017, 16:00-17:00

PublicHealth@Cambridge

Text mining for public health reviews (The Robot Analyst)

UserSophia Ananiadou, Professor of Computer Science, University of Manchester.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR.

ClockFriday 23 June 2017, 13:00-14:00

PublicHealth@Cambridge

2017 PublicHealth@Cambridge Network Showcase

UserPeter Jones; Emma Howarth ; Elizabeth Foyster ; Juliet Foster ; Tim Dalgleish ; Sriya Iyer Sriya Iyer ; Hannah Jongsma ; Maria Ttofi; Andres Roman-Urrestarazu 1;Carol Brayne ;Jane Fleming .

HouseMurray Edwards College (New Hall), Huntingdon Road CB3 0DF.

ClockWednesday 14 June 2017, 10:00-17:00

Cambridge Energy Seminars

Defining “Good” in “Good Energy Policy”: Insights from Theologies and Religions

UserDr Jonathan Chaplin (Kirby Laing Institute for Christian Ethics).

HouseSeminar Room SG2, Alison Richard Building.

ClockTuesday 06 June 2017, 12:30-14:00

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

Upscaling Building Semantics to Address Urban Sustainability and Resilience Scenarios

UserProfessor Yacine Rezgui, Director BRE Institute in Sustainable Engineering, Cardiff University School of Engineering .

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, LR6.

ClockFriday 02 June 2017, 15:00-16:00

Cambridge Energy Seminars

Evaluation of US energy programme on clean energy startups

UserDr Laura Diaz Anadon (POLIS, University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room SG2, Alison Richard Building.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 12:30-14:00

Cambridge Energy Seminars

The role of law in energy transitions: lessons from community renewables

UserDr Annalisa Savaresi (Law School, University of Stirling).

HouseSeminar Room SG2, Alison Richard Building.

ClockTuesday 09 May 2017, 12:30-14:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Architecture for Resilience - surviving earthquakes, tornadoes, fire and floods.

UserDr Emily So MEng CEng MICE, Magdalene College, University of Cambridge, Director of Cambridge Architectural Research Ltd..

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockMonday 08 May 2017, 19:30-21:00

The obesity epidemic: Discussing the global health crisis

Plant Based Diets, Obesity, and Health Beneftis

UserDr. Catherine Christie, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, United States.

HouseOnline.

ClockThursday 20 April 2017, 11:15-11:45

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Food marketing regulation and childhood obesity prevention

UserProfessor Amandine Garde, Law & Non-Communicable Diseases, School of Law and Social Justice, University of Liverpool..

HouseMeeting Rooms 1&2, MRC Epidemiology Unit, Level 3, Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge CB2 0QQ.

ClockWednesday 22 March 2017, 12:30-13:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Regional financialisation and convergence

UserDr Peter Phelps, University of Leeds.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 15 March 2017, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Change and necessity: forest resilience and conservation for the 21st century

UserJonathan Spencer, Head of Planning & Environment Forest Enterprise Forestry Commission.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 08 March 2017, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Ageing

UserProfessor Sarah Harper, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 03 March 2017, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Understanding consumer demand in the wildlife trade

UserAmy Hinsley, Oxford Martin School University of Oxford.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 01 March 2017, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Politics

UserProfessor Matthew Goodwin, University of Kent.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 24 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Conservation and invasive species in freshwater ecosystems

UserDavid Aldridge, Department of Zoology University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 22 February 2017, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extremes of the Universe

UserProfessor Andy Fabian, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 17 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Sex, eggs and videotape: techniques in threatened bird conservation

UserDebbie Pain Director of Conservation, The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT).

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 15 February 2017, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Rowing

UserRoz Savage MBE, Ocean Rower, Yale University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 10 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Lessons from plants that don’t stay put: Mendicant baobabs and acrobat acacias

UserChristian Kull, Institut de géographie et durabilité Université de Lausanne.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 08 February 2017, 17:00-18:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Monetary Sovereignty, Currency Hierarchy and Economic Policy Autonomy

UserProfessor Daniela Magalhães Prates, University of Campinas.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 08 February 2017, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Dealing with Extremism

UserProfessor David Runciman, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 03 February 2017, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

The housing market? What does the future hold?

UserDavid Cowans, Places for People.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 01 February 2017, 16:00-17:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Events and How to Live with Them

UserProfessor Nassim Nicholas Taleb, New York.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 27 January 2017, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

UNESCO biosphere reserves: concept, challenges and opportunities

UserProfessor Martin Price, Perth College Chair of the UK MAB Committee Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in Sustainable Mountain Development Director, Centre for Mountain Studies.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 25 January 2017, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Extreme Weather

UserDr Emily Shuckburgh, BAS.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 20 January 2017, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Modelling cardiovascular and metabolic disease using transgenic zebrafish

UserDr Marcel den Hoed, Department of Medical Sciences, Molecular Epidemiology and SciLifeLab, Uppsala University..

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 14 December 2016, 12:30-13:30

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

The role of materials science in sustainable development

UserDr Rob Wallach (Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy).

HouseWinstanley Lecture Theatre.

ClockTuesday 29 November 2016, 18:15-19:15

Cambridge Natural History Society

Trees, hedges and woodland management

UserSimon Damant, Forester at the National Trust Wimpole Hall estate.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 24 November 2016, 18:30-20:00

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

The uneven impact of welfare reform on Britain's older industrial regions

UserProfessor Christina Beatty, Sheffield Hallam University.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 23 November 2016, 16:00-17:00

Wolfson College Lunchtime Seminar Series - Wednesdays of Full Term

'Big Cats and the City: building evidence against out-of-place beasts in India'

This talk is open to the public and may be podcast

UserNayanika Mathur, British Academy postdoctoral fellow and postdoctoral research fellow on the project 'Conspiracy and Democracy: History, Political Theory and Internet Research'.

HouseCombination Room, Wolfson College.

ClockWednesday 23 November 2016, 13:00-14:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

The great devolution debate

Please let us know if you plan to attend this event at gsi-info@anglia.ac.uk

UserPanel of experts from academia and local government.

HouseCoslett Building (COS 107), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 22 November 2016, 13:00-15:00

Wolfson College Science Society

Sustainability of Energy and Material Demand: Reducing the Demand for Steel

Meetings begin at 5.45pm with drinks; the talk follows at 6.00pm

UserDr. Andre Cabrera Serrenho, The Use Less Group, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.

HouseWolfson College, Roger Needham Room.

ClockFriday 11 November 2016, 17:45-19:10

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Is it too early to stand up? Has the epidemiological evidence for sitting and health changed?

UserDr Adrian Bauman, Sesquicentenary Professor of Public Health and Director of the Prevention Research Collaboration at the University of Sydney, Australia.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 09 November 2016, 12:30-13:30

Synthetic Biology Strategic Research Initiative

Science Makers: drones for science

UserTom Swinfield - Conservation Scientist at RSPB, Nigel Butcher - Technical Development Officer at RSPB, David Coomes - Professor in the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge .

HouseMakespace Classroom, 16 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX .

ClockSaturday 05 November 2016, 12:00-17:00

Winton Programme for the Physics of Sustainability

Solar Energies

UserSee event homepage for list of speakers.

HouseCavendish Laboratory, Pippard Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 03 November 2016, 09:30-17:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

What chances for sustainable UK agri-policies after Brexit?

UserProfessor Janet Dwyer, University of Gloucestershire.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 02 November 2016, 16:00-17:00

Pembroke College Talks

Can the UK cook its way to better health?

This talks is open to everyone. To register for a place at the lecture, please visit: https://cookscompany2016.eventbrite.co.uk

UserProfessor Martin White (MRC Epidemiology Unit, CEDAR).

HouseOld Library, Pembroke College.

ClockFriday 28 October 2016, 17:00-18:30

"Life Sciences Masterclass"

Inner and outer wellbeing: A double perspective on the processing of thoughts and environment

UserDr Keri Wong and Dr Laurie Palmer (Dept. of Psychology).

HousePostdoc Centre, 16 Mill Lane.

ClockWednesday 26 October 2016, 18:30-20:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Surviving the 21st Century

UserMartin Rees, Partha Dasgupta, Seán Ó hÉigeartaigh and Bonnie Wintle, The Centre for Study of Existential Risk, University of Cambridge.

HouseBabbage Lecture Room - David Attenborough Building, New Museums Site. Pembroke Street. Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 3QZ GB.

ClockWednesday 26 October 2016, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge-Africa Programme

2016 Cambridge-Africa Day

Drinks reception with live music, from 17:00-18:45

UserA range of interesting and high profile presentations about collaborations between Cambridge and African researchers and students.

HouseEmmanuel College, Queen's Building Auditorium.

ClockTuesday 25 October 2016, 09:30-17:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

A Capital Appetite: The Political Economy of UK Sugar Consumption

UserDr Ben Richardson, Associate Professor in the Department of Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick..

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 19 October 2016, 12:30-13:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

LAND LAW, MAPS AND MUDDY BOOTS IN A SPECIAL CORNER OF THE COURTS AND TRIBUNALS SYSTEM

UserJudge Elizabeth Cooke, Principal Judge Land Registration Division.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 4.

ClockWednesday 12 October 2016, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Slugs and snails

UserBrian Eversham, Chief Executive of the local Wildlife Trust.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 06 October 2016, 18:30-20:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Tackling obesity with Big Data – Seminar 16/03/16 – methods & models

UserDr Michelle Morris, Leeds Institute for Data Analytics (Organizer).

HouseMill Lane Lecture Rooms, 8 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RX.

ClockWednesday 16 March 2016, 09:00-14:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Nigeria: energy past to climate future

UserJohn Ward, Vivid Economics & Norbert Edomah, Global Sustainability Institute.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 107), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 09 March 2016, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Game Theory of Conflict

UserDr Thomas C Schelling, University of Maryland.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 04 March 2016, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Learn to use a microscope

Booking essential and there will be a small charge. See website for details.

User..

HouseDepartment of Zoology, Downing Street, CB2 3EJ.

ClockThursday 03 March 2016, 18:30-20:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Games Animals Play

UserProfessor Nick Davies, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 26 February 2016, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Games for the Brain

UserProfessor Barbara Sahakian, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 19 February 2016, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Birdsong - what's all the noise about?

UserTony Fulford, Ely Wildspace, and Dept. of Zoology.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 18 February 2016, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

"Losing the New Great Game"

UserDr Frank Ledwidge, Barrister, Writer and Lecturer.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 12 February 2016, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Games in Sports

UserSir Dave Brailsford, Team Sky.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 05 February 2016, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Ants: ecology, behaviour and importance

UserBrian Eversham, Chief Executive of the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire Wildlife Trust.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 04 February 2016, 19:30-21:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Estimating the global burden of disease attributable to excess sodium within the GBD2010 study

UserDr John Powles, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge..

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockThursday 04 February 2016, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Managing tropical agriculture to minimise biodiversity loss

UserDavid Edwards, Dept. of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Wittgenstein's Games

UserProfessor A C Grayling, New College of the Humanities.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 29 January 2016, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Science Policy and Expertise

UserRob Doubleday, Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP), University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Level 1, The David Attenborough Building.

ClockWednesday 27 January 2016, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Game of Crime and Punishment

UserMrs Nicky Padfield, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 22 January 2016, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

MRC Epidemiology / CEDAR Seminar: Dr Jennifer Badham & Dr Ruth Hunter

Read more at http://www.mrc-epid.cam.ac.uk/event/seminar-18-january-2016-dr-jennifer-badham-dr-ruth-hunter/

UserDr Jennifer Badham and Dr Ruth Hunter.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockMonday 18 January 2016, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Personal Principles and the Political Game

UserBaroness Sayeeda Warsi, House of Lords.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 15 January 2016, 17:30-18:30

DAMTP Atmosphere-Ocean Dynamics

Urban Climate Risks Under Global Warming

UserProf. Johnny Chan, Guy Carpenter Asia-Pacific Climate Impact Centre, City University of Hong Kong.

HouseMR3, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 11 December 2015, 14:00-15:00

Philomathia Social Sciences Research Programme

'What world will we leave for our grandchildren?'

This is a public lecture and is subject to capacity.

UserProf Robert Putnam (Harvard University) .

HouseCripps Auditorium, Cripps Court, Magdalene College.

ClockTuesday 08 December 2015, 17:30-19:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

MRC Epidemiology / CEDAR Seminar: Professor Larry Frank

UserProfessor Larry Frank, School of Community and Regional Planning, University of British Columbia.

HouseMRC Epidemiology Unit meeting rooms 1&2, Level 3 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockTuesday 08 December 2015, 12:30-13:30

SCI Cambridge Science Talks

DIY Evolution - A Historian's Guide to Amateur Plant Breeding

Free & open to the public

UserHelen Anne Curry, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Cambridge.

HousePfizer Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 03 December 2015, 19:00-20:30

Quaternary Discussion Group (QDG)

Climate and Society: Examples of the climate impact on civilizations

UserSebastian Breitenbacher (Earth Sciences Department, University of Cambridge).

HouseLatimer Room, Clare College.

ClockThursday 03 December 2015, 17:30-18:30

British Antarctic Survey - Director's Choice

Back to the future? Climate clues from a past warm time interval

Please contact the organiser beforehand to arrange access with BAS reception

UserEmilie Capron.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, conference room.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 14:00-15:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

The Pope and the planet: religion in climate change

UserIan Christie (Sustainable Lifestyles Research Group, University of Surrey).

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB) 207 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Earthquake Science and Vulnerability in Asia

This lecture will be dedicated to the memory of Professor Sir Sam Edwards, Past President of CSAR who died earlier this year

UserProfessor James Jackson CBE, FRS, Professor of Active Tectonics, University of Cambridge.

HouseChurchill College, Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Storeys Way, CB3 0DS .

ClockMonday 30 November 2015, 19:15-21:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Glacier Retreat and the Oceans: A view from Patagonia

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserDr. Carlos Moffat.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockMonday 30 November 2015, 14:00-15:00

Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

Corporate innovation and leadership - reflections from M&S Plan A

Registration is required (see below)

UserMike Barry, Director Plan A, M&S and Jaideep Prabhu, Professor of Indian Business & Enterprise, Judge Business School.

HouseLecture Room 3, Judge Business School.

ClockThursday 26 November 2015, 18:15-19:30

Sustainability Leadership Laboratories

Innovation for Resilience and/or Social Development

There is a fee payable.

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseVenue to be confirmed.

ClockThursday 26 November 2015, 08:45-21:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Wildlife in the Anthropocene: conservation after nature

UserJamie Lorimer, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2015, 17:00-18:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Role Models: research models to answer policy questions

UserMr. Davide Natalini (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, uk) James Woodcock, Centre for Diet and Activity Research.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB) 207 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockTuesday 24 November 2015, 13:00-14:00

Taking a global view: How satellites provide a unique perspective on our changing planet

UserDr David Wilkinson and Dr Alan Belward from the European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) in Ispra, Italy.

House8 Mill Lane, Lecture Theatres.

ClockWednesday 18 November 2015, 18:30-19:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Mendicant baobabs and acrobat acacias: lessons from plants that don’t stay put

UserChristian Kull, Institut de géographie et durabilité, Université de Lausanne.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 18 November 2015, 17:00-18:00

IfM Seminars

Open Innovation Forum Food & FMCG Pitching Event

UserPitching event .

HouseFood Matters Live, London.

ClockTuesday 17 November 2015, 14:00-17:30

Cambridge Centre for Climate Science

Cambridge Centre for Climate Science: Understanding the Paris Climate Summit (COP21)

Open to all, but space is limited so please register in advance

UserEmily Shuckburgh, Prof. John Pyle, Sir David King, Prof. Sir Richard Friend.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences.

ClockMonday 16 November 2015, 14:00-18:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Unusual questions/ extraordinary answers

UserHands-on exhibition bringing new perspectives to sustainability.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 006), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 12 November 2015, 16:00-18:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Commonness and conservation: should we bother about the rare stuff?

UserSandy Knapp, Life Science Plants Division, Natural History Museum.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 17:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

MRC Epidemiology / CEDAR Seminar: Dr Janis Baird & Dr Christina Vogel

UserDr Janis Baird and Dr Christina Vogel, MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology, University of Southampton.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Philosophical Society

The human brain - a lesson in green technology

UserProfessor Simon Laughlin FRS, Professor of Neurobiology, Department of Zoology.

HouseBristol-Myers-Squibb Lecture theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 09 November 2015, 18:00-19:00

Department of Geography - Distinguished International Fellows

Public lecture: The fugitives - blackness as urban method

UserProfessor AbdouMaliq Simone (Professor of Sociology and Urbanism, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity).

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 17:00-19:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Clim'art' therapy: where do climate change, the arts and psychotherapy meet?

UserPanel Discussion with artists Ackroyd & Harvey, Marina Velez and Zoe Svendsen led by Dr Renee Lertzman (Royal Roads University, Victoria, BC).

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 002), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 29 October 2015, 18:30-20:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

MRC Epidemiology / CEDAR Seminar: Prof Atul Singhal

UserProfessor Atul Singhal, Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH).

HouseMRC Epidemiology Unit meeting rooms 1&2, Level 3 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 28 October 2015, 12:30-13:30

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Limits to growth - a new generation

UserIrma Allen and Roberto Pasqualino (Global Sustainability Institute).

HouseRoom 302, Helmore Building (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockFriday 23 October 2015, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Invasive alien species on islands: problems and solutions

UserAnthony Martin, South Georgia Habitat Restoration Project, South Georgia Heritage Trust and University of Dundee.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 21 October 2015, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Conflicts in conservation: hunting for solutions

UserSteve Redpath, Institute of Biological & Environmental Sciences, Aberdeen University.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 14 October 2015, 17:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

“Standing up” for young children’s health: How sedentary are young children, what factors may influence sedentariness and what can be done to reduce it?

UserProf Tony Okely, Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education and Director of the Interdisciplinary Educational Research Institute (IERI), University of Wollongong, Australia.

HouseIMS Level 4 seminar rooms 1-2, Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre.

ClockMonday 29 June 2015, 10:30-11:30

British Antarctic Survey

Modelling the bioenergetics and foraging behaviours of albatrosses

If external to BAS, please email the organizer in advance for building access

UserPhilipp Boersch-Supan and Leah Johnson, University of South Florida.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockWednesday 24 June 2015, 11:00-12:00

Engineering Department Bio- and Micromechanics Seminars

Why fracking works and why not well enough

UserZdeněk P. Bažant, McCormick Institute Professor and Walter P. Murphy Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Material Science and Engineering, Northwestern University.

HouseOatley Seminar Room, Department of Engineering.

ClockThursday 11 June 2015, 14:00-15:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Sitting time and chronic disease prevention: strengthening the evidence base

Please note this is on Friday rather than Wednesday

UserDr Genevieve Healy, School of Public Health at The University of Queensland, Australia.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 3 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC). .

ClockFriday 05 June 2015, 12:30-13:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Use of novel technologies to explore effective ways to improve population diets: policy-relevant research from New Zealand

https://diet.auckland.ac.nz/content/dr-helen-eyles

UserDr Helen Eyles, National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, New Zealand.

HouseIMS Level 4 seminar rooms 1-2, Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre.

ClockMonday 01 June 2015, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge AWiSE

Energy for the future: Plugging the decline in energy supply, a gap too big?

UserIman Hill, Oil and gas sector; Jenny Nelson, Photovoltaics and Renewables; Clare Grey, Energy Storage; Sir Brian Heap, Smart Villages.

House Lecture Theatre, Trinity Hall..

ClockThursday 21 May 2015, 19:00-21:30

CRASSH

African Heritage Challenges: Development and Sustainability

Register online at www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/25667

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockFriday 15 May 2015, 09:00-18:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Novel Methods for Determining the Evolution of Turbulence in the Surface Boundary Layer

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserNatasha Lucas, University of Bangor.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, conference room.

ClockThursday 14 May 2015, 11:00-12:00

British Antarctic Survey

Impact of melt ponds on Arctic summer sea ice in the HadGEM3 global coupled climate model

If external to BAS, please email the organizer in advance for building access

UserDr. David Schroeder, University of Reading.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 187.

ClockTuesday 12 May 2015, 14:00-15:00

Visual Constructions of South Asia (2014-15)

Indian plague maps and the colonial urban

UserNicholas Evans, Postdoctoral Research Associate, CRASSH, University of Cambridge.

HouseS2 Seminar Room, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Rd..

ClockMonday 11 May 2015, 16:00-18:00

Cambridge Centre for Climate Science

The first CCfCS student symposium

Registration by May 1st required

UserJenny Turton.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute.

ClockFriday 08 May 2015, 09:00-18:00

Cambridge Statistics Discussion Group (CSDG)

The cost of saving nature: how much and is it a price worth paying

UserDonal McCarthy, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.

HouseAmgen Limited, Cambridge Science Park.

ClockThursday 07 May 2015, 19:15-21:30

Food Futures in the World

Can GM crops help to feed the world?

Last talk of term!

UserProfessor Sir Brian Heap.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 06 May 2015, 13:00-14:00

ag806's list

Innovation Begins at Home

UserAndy Stanford-Clak, Master Inventor, Member IBM Academy of Technology, Fellow BCS, Honorary Professor University of East Anglia, Visiting Professor University of Newcastle.

HouseLecture Room 5, Cambridge University Engineering Department, Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1PZ.

ClockTuesday 05 May 2015, 16:00-17:00

All Faculty of Education Seminars

Lunchtime Seminar with CAPREX fellows from Makerere University, Uganda

Tea and coffee will be provided. For catering reasons, it would be helpful to know if you plan to attend.

UserDr. Harriet Nabushawo and Dr. Henry S. Busulwa, CAPREx fellows from Makerere University, Uganda .

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, Donald McIntyre Building, Room GS5.

ClockTuesday 05 May 2015, 13:00-14:15

ELPEC Group Seminars

Lunchtime Seminar with CAPREX fellows from Makerere University, Uganda

UserDr Harriet Nabushawo and Dr Henry Busulwa, Makerere University, Uganda.

HouseFaculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ, DMB, Room GS5.

ClockTuesday 05 May 2015, 13:00-14:15

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Remaking our future: a radically different approach

Lunch Provided

UserRob Shaw, Director of Sustainability & Climate Change, LDA Design.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB) 005 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockFriday 24 April 2015, 13:00-14:00

euroscicon

The 2015 Obesity Summit

UserFor info on speakers see: www.lifescienceevents.com/events.

HouseCineworld: The O2, Peninsula Square, London, SE10 0DX.

ClockTuesday 14 April 2015, 09:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

A conceptual model of ocean heat uptake under climate change

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserProf. David Marshall, University of Oxford.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Room 307.

ClockWednesday 25 March 2015, 14:00-15:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

How and why would you do data science in health?

UserDr Philippe Giabbanelli, Investigator Scientist, Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR), University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, 1st Floor, Cambridge Institute of Public Health.

ClockMonday 16 March 2015, 15:00-16:30

Food Futures in the World

Resource competition: Supporting a growing population whilst reducing greenhouse gas emissions

UserDr Astley Hastings, Research Fellow, The School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 11 March 2015, 13:00-14:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Sustainability success: Leadership influence or serendipity?

UserProf Janet Haddock-Fraser, Dean of the Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences & Dr Peter Rands, Director of Sustainability Development Canterbury Christ Church University.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB) 109 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockTuesday 10 March 2015, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Technology Development

UserDr Hermann Hauser, Amadeus Capital Partners.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 06 March 2015, 17:30-18:30

Food Futures in the World

Food Wastage and Global Food Security

UserDr Tim Fox, Head of Energy and Environment, Institute of Mechanical Engineers.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 13:00-14:00

Transition Cambridge

The Social Cost of Carbon

UserProf. Michael Grubb, UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources.

HouseFriends Meeting House, Jesus Lane, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 02 March 2015, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Economic Development

UserDr Ha-Joon Chang, Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 27 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Climate Change and Sustainability in Multiple Dimensions

Ditch the 2 degree warming goal

User Professor Charles Kennel and Professor Susan Owens.

HouseYusuf Hamied Theatre, Christ's College.

ClockThursday 26 February 2015, 17:30-19:00

Cambridge Seminars in the History of Cartography

Sea monsters to sonar: mapping the Polar oceans

UserLt Cdr Dr John Ash, Scott Polar Research Institute.

HouseEmmanuel College (Gardner Room).

ClockTuesday 24 February 2015, 17:30-19:00

Wolfson College Science Society

Life after death: social evolution in a grave

UserProf Rebecca Kilner, Department of Zoology.

HouseOld Combination Room (OCR), Wolfson College.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 18:15-19:15

Darwin College Lecture Series

Biomimicry - Development of Sustainable Design

UserMichael Pawlyn, Exploration Architecture.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Manufacturing Research Forum

Designing user behaviour: a new direction for Sustainable Design

UserTracy Bhamra (Design School, Loughborough University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, IfM, 17 Charles Babbage Road.

ClockFriday 20 February 2015, 10:00-10:45

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Can genomics impact forestry?

UserRichard Buggs, Queen Mary University of London.

HouseDepartment of Plant Sciences, Large Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 19 February 2015, 13:00-14:00

Food Futures in the World

Feeding the world without costing the earth

UserProfessor Andrew Balmford, Professor of Conservation Science, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 18 February 2015, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Development of Climate Science

UserProfessor Dame Julia Slingo, Met Office.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 13 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Biological Anthropology Seminar Series

Population Genetics of Greenlanders Evolution and Genetic Adaptation to Climate

UserDr. Matteo Fumagalli (University College of London Genetics Institute, Division of Biosciences, Faculty of Life Sciences).

HouseBioAnth Lecture Theatre (Room 41), Division of Biological Anthropology, Pembroke Street, Cambridge, CB2 3QG.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 16:30-17:30

Wolfson College Lunchtime Seminar Series - Wednesdays of Full Term

Aesthetics as Intrinsic to Sustainable Design: Architectural Education Projects From Around the World

This talk is open to the public and may be podcast

UserMarga Jann, RIBA, AIA, DPUC, Chartered Architect, Member Lucy Cavendish College & Wolfson College (FMR Visiting Fellow LCC), Visiting Researcher Sociology Dept .

HouseCombination Room, Wolfson College.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Lighting the Future: Next generation LED lighting to save energy and improve our health

UserProfessor Sir Colin Humphreys CBE FREng FRS, Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy.

HouseBristol-Myers-Squibb Lecture theatre, Department of Chemistry.

ClockMonday 09 February 2015, 18:00-19:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Developing a Sense of Self

UserProfessor Bruce Hood, Bristol.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 06 February 2015, 17:30-18:30

Land Economy Departmental Seminar Series

Rebuilding Britain

UserDr Hugh Ellis, Town and Country Planning Association.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 1.

ClockWednesday 04 February 2015, 16:00-17:00

Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Departmental Seminars

Industrial sustainability - a key manufacturing paradigm

UserDr Dai Morgan, EPSRC Centre for Industrial Sustainabilty, Institute for Manufacturing, Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 1, Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, New Museums Site.

ClockWednesday 04 February 2015, 14:00-15:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Development of Galaxies

UserProfessor Richard Ellis, Caltech.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 30 January 2015, 17:30-18:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Interacting with Infrastructure: Home Networking and Beyond

UserDr Richard Mortier - University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory.

HouseLecture Theatre 1, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2015, 14:00-15:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Development of an Athlete

UserDr Katherine Grainger, Olympic Gold Medallist.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 23 January 2015, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Reprogramming Animal Development

UserProfessor Sir John Gurdon, Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 16 January 2015, 17:30-18:30

Fluid Mechanics (CUED)

Renewable power generation: geothermal and solar thermal systems

UserDr Kamel Hooman, The University of Queensland .

HouseLR3B, Inglis Building, CUED..

ClockFriday 09 January 2015, 13:00-14:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Novel Group-dynamics Approaches to Physical Activity Promotion Across the Lifespan

Please note this talk is on Thursday, not the usual Wednesday

UserDr Mark Beauchamp, Associate Professor, School of Kinesiology, University of British Columbia, Canada.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 3 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC). .

ClockThursday 18 December 2014, 12:30-13:30

Equality & Diversity Events

University Staff Carol Service

UserChristmas Carols .

HouseGreat St Mary’s Church.

ClockTuesday 16 December 2014, 15:30-16:30

CEB Career Talks

"Water for life: From source to tap"

If you wish to attend this free talk you need to register your name on the registration form on http://www.ceb.cam.ac.uk/alumni/events/talks

User Alice Elder, Chartered Process Engineer at Mott MacDonald.

HouseDept Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Pembroke St, New Museums Site, Shell Building, Lecture Theatre 1.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Tracking marine turtles for conservation

UserProfessor Brendan Godley, University of Exeter.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge-Africa Programme

Climate Ethics and Justice for Africa in the Post-2020 Climate Regime (King's/Cambridge-Africa Seminar)

Wine will be served from 17:45.......

UserDr Chuks Okereke, University of Reading, UK.

HouseWine Room, King's College, Cambridge, CB2 1ST.

ClockThursday 20 November 2014, 18:00-19:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Landscape scale conservation - a bird's eye view

UserDr Juliet Vickery, RSPB Centre for Conservation Science.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 19 November 2014, 17:00-18:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

The age of climate resilience

UserDr David Viner, Principal Advisor for Climate Resilience, Mott MacDonald.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB) 220 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockWednesday 19 November 2014, 16:30-18:15

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

The age of climate resilience”

UserDr David Viner, Principal Advisor for Climate Resilience, Mott MacDonald.

HouseCoslett Building 124 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 16:30-18:15

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Novel Group-dynamics Approaches to Physical Activity Promotion Across the Lifespan

Please note this talk is on Thursday, not the usual Wednesday

UserDr Mark Beauchamp, Associate Professor, School of Kinesiology, University of British Columbia, Canada.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 3 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC). .

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 12:30-13:30

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

By invitation

UserFumiya Iida (CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockWednesday 12 November 2014, 12:00-14:00

Dr S T Lee Public Policy Lectures

Energy, Climate Change and Sustainability: a necessity as the mother of many inventions

Registration opens at 5pm

UserProfessor Steven Chu, Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Stanford University.

HouseRobinson College Auditorium, Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9AN.

ClockMonday 10 November 2014, 17:30-19:00

Trinity College Science Society (TCSS)

Computing for the Future of the Planet

UserProf. Andy Hopper (Computer Laboratory).

HouseOld Combination Room (OCR), Trinity College.

ClockTuesday 04 November 2014, 18:15-19:15

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Planetary Boundaries 2.0: the latest advancements on defining a safe operating space for humanity on Earth

UserJohan Rockström Professor in Environmental Sciences Executive Director of the Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 29 October 2014, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Fungal Foray

Admission free for CNHS members & Friends of CUBG. Garden entrance fee for others.

User..

HouseCambridge University Botanic Garden, Brookside Gate entrance.

ClockSaturday 25 October 2014, 13:30-16:30

Cambridge Festival of Ideas 2014

Hustle, misfits and jugaad: alternative economic models from around the world

UserJaideep Prabhu, Tatiana Thieme, Alexa Clay, Kyra Maya Phillips .

HouseLaw, Faculty of, LG19, 10 West Road, CB3 9DZ .

ClockSaturday 25 October 2014, 11:00-12:30

sa345's list

Shell Lecture 2014 Deploying gas technology for a sustainable energy future

UserAndy Brown, Upstream International Director, Shell.

HouseMcGrath Centre, St Catharine's College.

ClockWednesday 22 October 2014, 17:30-19:30

sa345's list

Ecomachines: Designing the Cars of the Future

UserIndustry leaders debate the future of the car with special guest Richard Noble, land speed record breaker.

HouseSt Catharine's College.

ClockTuesday 21 October 2014, 18:00-19:30

BSS Formal Seminars

What is Biological Adaptation and How Can it be Measured?

UserDr Joel Peck, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge .

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockFriday 17 October 2014, 14:00-15:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

The Teenagers in Leisure Time (TiLT) study – A cluster analysis of adolescent screen time and sport participation

Please note this talk is on Tuesday, not the usual Wednesday

UserHelen Brown, Lecturer, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 3 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC). .

ClockTuesday 14 October 2014, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

'From individuals to populations to communities: Climate change impacts on birds'

UserDr James Pearce-Higgins, Director of Science, British Trust for Ornithology.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockMonday 13 October 2014, 17:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Governing European public health nutrition policies – the role of harmonisation

UserProf Monique Raats, Director: Food, Consumer Behaviour and Health Research Centre, University of Surrey. .

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 08 October 2014, 11:30-12:30

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

You can’t stop progress

Sustainable Lunch Provided. Free to attend.

UserRupert Read, Reader in Philosophy, University of East Anglia.

HouseCoslett Building 124 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockMonday 06 October 2014, 13:00-14:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Prospects for Primary Prevention: obesity prevention interventions across pregnancy and early life

Note Thursday, not Wednesday

UserDr Karen Campbell, Associate Professor, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockThursday 25 September 2014, 12:30-13:30

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

UserCharles Collis (Dyson/CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 15 September 2014, 13:00-15:00

Culture of Scientific Research

Discussion Event: The Culture of Scientific Research

Calling all researchers – what’s it like being you?

UserSpeakers listed below.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Theatres Room 1, University of Cambridge.

ClockMonday 15 September 2014, 11:30-13:00

dc385's list

Be The Change Cambridge

UserVicky Ford MEP, Cllr Lewis Herbert & Cllr Carina O'Reilly, Dr Julian Huppert MP Guest of honour, The Mayor of Cambridge Cllr Gerri Bird.

HouseThe Lord Ashcroft International Business School Anglia Ruskin University East Road<br /> CB1 1PT Cambridge United Kingdom.

ClockSaturday 13 September 2014, 09:30-17:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Becoming bilingual in transport & health to put research into practice

UserLucy Saunders, Consultant in Public Health, Greater London Authority and Transport for London.

HouseMeeting rooms, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC).

ClockWednesday 30 July 2014, 12:30-13:30

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

UserCharles Collis (Dyson/CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 14 July 2014, 13:00-15:00

Winton Programme for the Physics of Sustainability

The amazing recent years in Solar Cells.
 What’s next?

UserProfessor David Cahen, The Rowland and Sylvia Schaefer Chair in Energy Research, Weizmann Institute of Science.

HouseCavendish Laboratory, Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 30 June 2014, 14:30-15:30

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Feasibility of Wind & Solar Energy Systems for Large Geographic Domains

UserDr Christopher Clack, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at the University of Colorado, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

HouseCoslett Building 124 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockMonday 23 June 2014, 13:00-14:00

Global Food Futures

Climate Change & Food Security Marketplace

UserDame Barbara Stocking, President of Murray Edwards College; Sir Jonathan Porritt, Founder of Forum for the Future.

HouseBuckingham House, Murray Edwards College, Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0DF.

ClockFriday 13 June 2014, 09:00-15:30

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

UserDavid MacKay (CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 09 June 2014, 13:00-15:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

The Comfort Controversy

UserProfessor Fergus Nicol, Professor Michael Humphreys.

HouseCRASSH Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DT.

ClockWednesday 28 May 2014, 12:00-14:00

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

The Chineseness of Chinese Literature: SYMPOSIUM

UserDavid Der-wei Wang (Edward Henderson Professor in Chinese Literature at Harvard University, Director of CCK Foundation Inter-University Center for Sinological Studies, and Academician, Academia Senica).

HouseRamsden Room, St Catherine's College.

ClockWednesday 21 May 2014, 14:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Food Environments: defining, measuring and developing interventions

UserDr Amelia Lake, Lecturer in Knowledge Exchange in Public Health at the Centre for Public Policy & Health, University of Durham .

HouseIMS Level 4 seminar rooms 1-2, Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre.

ClockWednesday 21 May 2014, 13:00-14:00

Global Food Futures

ICT4Agriculture in developing countries: Innovation and "the last mile"

UserCliff Schmidt, founder of Literacy Bridge; Laura Crow, author of Connected Agriculture; Harsha Liyange, founder of Sarvodaya-Fusion; Benny Dembitzer, founder of Grassroots Africa .

HousePavilion Room, Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge, Wollaston Rd, Cambridge CB1 2EW.

ClockTuesday 20 May 2014, 18:00-20:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

Sailing to the Sinophone World: On Modern Chinese Literary Cartography

UserDavid Der-wei Wang (Edward Henderson Professor in Chinese Literature at Harvard University, Director of CCK Foundation Inter-University Center for Sinological Studies, and Academician, Academia Senica).

HouseMill Lane, Lecture Room 1.

ClockTuesday 20 May 2014, 17:00-18:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

The Lyrical in Epic Time: On Modern Chinese Literary Thought

UserDavid Der-wei Wang (Edward Henderson Professor in Chinese Literature at Harvard University, Director of CCK Foundation Inter-University Center for Sinological Studies, and Academician, Academia Senica).

HouseMill Lane, Lecture Room 1.

ClockThursday 15 May 2014, 17:00-18:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

From Mara Poet to Nobel Laureate: On Modern Chinese Literary Culture

UserDavid Der-wei Wang (Professor in Chinese Literature at Harvard University, Director of CCK Foundation Inter-University Center for Sinological Studies, and Academician, Academia Senica).

HouseMill Lane, Lecture Room 1.

ClockTuesday 13 May 2014, 17:00-18:30

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

Starts an hour erlier than usual (12:00 rather than 13:00)

UserDr Fumiya Iida (CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 12 May 2014, 12:00-14:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Paving bicycling’s path to redemption in the future of active travel

Note this seminar is on a Friday, not the usual Wednesday.

UserProfessor Kevin Krizek, Environmental Design and Transport, University of Colorado.

HouseMRC Epidemiology Unit meeting rooms, IMS Level 3, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre.

ClockFriday 02 May 2014, 12:30-13:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

The Art of Fugue

UserAngela Hewitt.

HouseWest Road Concert Hall.

ClockTuesday 29 April 2014, 20:00-21:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

Symposium on The Art of Fugue

UserAngela Hewitt.

HouseWest Road Concert Hall.

ClockMonday 28 April 2014, 17:00-18:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

Masterclass with Angela Hewitt

UserAngela Hewitt.

HouseWest Road Concert Hall.

ClockFriday 25 April 2014, 14:00-17:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

Interpreting Bach on the Piano

UserAngela Hewitt.

HouseWest Road Concert Hall.

ClockThursday 24 April 2014, 17:00-18:30

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

UserCharles Collis (Dyson/CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 14 April 2014, 13:00-15:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Presidential Address and AGM

Please note earlier than usual start time.

UserJonathan Shanklin, President, Cambridge Natural History Society.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 10 April 2014, 19:00-21:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

The impact of taste variety in infancy

UserDr Lucy Cooke, Senior Research Psychologist, Health Behaviour Research, Centre University College London.

HouseIMS Level 4 seminar rooms 1-2, Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre.

ClockWednesday 19 March 2014, 12:00-13:00

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

UserDr Ioannis Brilakis (CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 17 March 2014, 13:00-15:00

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

Feminism, Religion, and Women’s Rights

UserMona Siddiqui, Razia Iqbal, Haifa Zangana, Elif Shafak, Ash Amin.

HouseKeynes Room, King's College.

ClockThursday 13 March 2014, 14:00-17:30

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

The future of biodiversity in tropical landscapes

Come along for this very special lunchtime talk to find out about the future of biodiversity! Feel free to bring your own lunch, but light refreshments will be also provided.

UserEd Turner, Department of Zoology.

HouseRoom N7, Pembroke College.

ClockThursday 13 March 2014, 13:00-14:00

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

From the Feminine to Feminism: Women in Islamic Thought and Literature

UserProfessor Mona Siddiqui, University of Edinburgh.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 3.

ClockWednesday 12 March 2014, 17:00-18:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

Mary in Christian-Muslim Relations

UserProfessor Mona Siddiqui, University of Edinburgh.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 9.

ClockTuesday 11 March 2014, 17:00-18:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

Can you Text a Divorce? Negotiating Women’s Rights in Law and Society

UserProfessor Mona Siddiqui (University of Edinburgh).

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 3.

ClockMonday 10 March 2014, 17:00-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Plagues & Metaphor

UserDr Rowan Williams, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 07 March 2014, 17:30-18:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Small, medium, large or supersize: Prices and Portions

UserDr Ingrid Steenhuis, Associate Professor Health Promotion, VU University Amsterdam.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, 1st Floor, Cambridge Institute of Public Health.

ClockWednesday 05 March 2014, 12:30-13:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Plagues & Economic Collapse

UserProfessor Ian Morris, Stanford University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 28 February 2014, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Trapping CO2 using sponge-like materials

Slight refreshment will be provided.

UserPu Zhao, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom N7, Pembroke College.

ClockThursday 27 February 2014, 13:00-14:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Social inequalities in the 2004 Pelotas (Brazil) birth cohort study

Please note: This CEDAR/MRC Epidemiology Diet Seminar is held on a Thursday, not the usual Wednesday.

UserDr Aluisio Barros, International Center for Equity in Health, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil.

HouseMRC Epidemiology Unit Seminar Room, Level 3 Institute of Metabolic Science.

ClockThursday 27 February 2014, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Hybrid corn and endangered maize: historical perspectives on the conservation of plant genetic resources

UserDr Helen Curry; Department of History & Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 26 February 2014, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Human Plague

UserProfessor Stephen Emmott, Microsoft Research.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 21 February 2014, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Mapping Methane in the Arctic

UserDr Michelle Cain, Centre for Atmospheric Science, Dept of Chemistry, University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom N7, Pembroke College.

ClockThursday 20 February 2014, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

The Politics of Thinking Big in Conservation

UserProfessor Bill Adams; Department of Geography, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 19 February 2014, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Plagues, Populations & Survival

UserProfessor Stephen J O'Brien, St Petersburg State University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 14 February 2014, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

A brief history of fungi on plants

UserAli Ashby, Cambridge University Dept. of Plant Sciences.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 13 February 2014, 19:30-21:00

Global Food Futures

Hasn’t the time come for some brave new thinking on food management?

Please visit https://newthinkingonfoodmanagement.eventbrite.co.uk to register.

UserDr Andrew MacMillan, former Director of Field Operations at the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Rooms (Room 4), University of Cambridge, 1 Mill Lane, Cambridge CB21.

ClockWednesday 12 February 2014, 17:30-19:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Producing Eden: Can wildlife thrive beyond national parks in India?

Joint seminar, hosted with the Cambridge University Geographical Society (CUGS)

UserDr Paul Robbins; Department of Geography International Fellow & University of Wisconsin-Madison.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 12 February 2014, 17:00-18:00

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable Automation

UserAylmer Johnson (CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 10 February 2014, 11:00-13:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Nature of Plagues

UserProfessor Angela McLean, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 07 February 2014, 17:30-18:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

THE CHANGING NATURE OF EUROPEAN WAR, 1815-1914

UserProfesor Margaret MacMillan and others: see details.

HouseAlison Richard Building, West Road, Ground Floor.

ClockFriday 07 February 2014, 14:00-18:00

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

PLANNING WAR BEFORE 1914

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLaw Faculty, Room LG19.

ClockThursday 06 February 2014, 17:00-18:30

Darwin College Science Seminars

Cassandra's Climate

UserMichael Sheppard, Emeritus Schlumberger Fellow, Schlumberger.

House1 Newnham Terrace, Darwin College.

ClockThursday 06 February 2014, 13:10-14:00

Martin Centre Research Seminar Series – 44th Annual Series of Lunchtime Lectures

Townscape, Anti-Scrape and Surrealism

UserJohn MacArthur, Professor, Research Centre for Architecture, Theory, Criticism and History, University of Queensland.

HouseLecture Room 1, Department of Architecture, 1-5 Scroope Terrace, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 05 February 2014, 13:15-14:15

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

THINKING ABOUT WAR BEFORE 1914

UserProfessor Margaret MacMillan, University of Oxford.

HouseLaw Faculty, Room LG19.

ClockTuesday 04 February 2014, 17:00-18:30

CRASSH Humanitas Lectures

EUROPEAN SOCIETY AND WAR

UserProfessor Margaret MacMillan, University of Oxford.

HouseLaw Faculty, Room LG19.

ClockMonday 03 February 2014, 17:00-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Silicon Plagues

UserMikko H Hypponen, CRO F-Secure & columnist.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 31 January 2014, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

**EVENT POSTPONED** Cambridge's Future: Green Jobs, Green Growth

UserDr Julian Huppert, Member of Parliament for Cambridge.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Room 3.

ClockThursday 30 January 2014, 20:00-21:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

The relevance of botanic garden greenhouses in the modern era

UserAlexander Summers, Botanic Garden.

HouseRoom N7, Pembroke College.

ClockThursday 30 January 2014, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Friend or foe? Making sense of social research and biodiversity conservation

UserDr Chris Sandbrook; UNEP-WCMC & Department of Geography, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 29 January 2014, 17:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

How the environment shapes health-behaviours

UserDr Carlijn Kamphuis, Postdoctoral Researcher, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Netherlands.

HouseMRL meeting rooms 1 & 2, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC) .

ClockWednesday 29 January 2014, 12:30-13:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Plagues & History

UserProfessor Chris Dobson, Dr Mary Dobson, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 24 January 2014, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

A View from Nine Wells

UserSteve Boreham, Cambridge University Dept. of Geography.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 23 January 2014, 19:30-21:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Community Energy Initiatives and Energy Behaviours

UserSarah Inge Parker, DPHil candidate, The Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford.

HouseCRASSH Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DT.

ClockWednesday 22 January 2014, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Community Energy Initiatives and Energy Behaviours

UserSarah Inge Parker, DPHil candidate, The Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford.

HouseCRASSH Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DT.

ClockWednesday 22 January 2014, 12:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Plagues & Medicine

UserProfessor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, Vice-Chancellor, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 17 January 2014, 17:30-18:30

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable automation

UserDavid MacKay (CUED).

HouseCBL Meeting Room (BE4-38, Dept. of Engineering).

ClockMonday 13 January 2014, 13:00-15:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Dietary patterns and health: a cardiovascular disease perspective (title TBC)

Please note: This CEDAR/MRC Epidemiology Diet Seminar is held on a Thursday, not the usual Wednesday.

UserDr Janas Harrington, Lecturer in the Department of Epidemiology & Public Health, University College Cork.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, 1st Floor, Cambridge Institute of Public Health.

ClockThursday 09 January 2014, 13:00-14:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

A Better Start: ‘what works’ to improve nutrition in 0-3 year olds

UserProfessor Carolyn Summerbell, Durham University.

HouseIMS Level 4 seminar rooms 1-2.

ClockWednesday 18 December 2013, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

The (moral) dilemmas of (conservation) research(ers?)

UserDr Bhaskar Vira; Director, Cambridge Conservation Research Institute (UCCRI) and Department of Geography.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 04 December 2013, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Mysterious goings-on around Antarctica

See this map for the venue location: http://www.zerocarbonsociety.org/wordpresszcs/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Picture3.png

UserAlek Petty, Earth Sciences Department, Centre for Polar Observation and Modelling, UCL.

HouseBuckingham Room, Magdalene College.

ClockWednesday 27 November 2013, 13:00-14:00

AUTOMATE*

Sustainable automation

Meeting by invitation

UserCharles Collis (Dyson / CUED).

HouseInstitute for Manufacturing, Meeting Room 1.

ClockMonday 25 November 2013, 13:00-15:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

The trials and tribulations of school based cluster randomised controlled trials to improve dietary quality in children

Please note: This CEDAR/MRC Epidemiology Diet Seminar is held on a Friday, not the usual Wednesday.

UserDr Charlotte Evans, Lecturer in Nutritional Epidemiology, University of Leeds.

HouseIPH large seminar room.

ClockFriday 22 November 2013, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Eyespots and scents on butterfly wings

UserPaul Brakefield, Director of Cambridge University Museum of Zoology.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 21 November 2013, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Conservation of UK seabirds: a big issue or a done deal?

UserProf. Sarah Wanless, Seabird Ecologist, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, NERC.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 20 November 2013, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Using underwater robots to observe the rapidly melting Pine Island Glacier, Antarctica

See this map for the venue location: http://www.zerocarbonsociety.org/wordpresszcs/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Picture3.png

UserLouise Biddle, University of East Anglia.

HouseBuckingham Room, Magdalene College.

ClockWednesday 20 November 2013, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Chalk streams and their management

UserRuth Hawksley, Water for Wildlife Officer for the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire Wildlife Trust.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 14 November 2013, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Pollution and wildlife – practical problems for nature conservation in England

UserAlastair Burn, Principal Specialist in environmental impacts for Natural England.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 07 November 2013, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

Warm Homes Mill Road

UserVarious speakers throughout the afternoon.

HouseRoss Street Community Centre.

ClockSaturday 02 November 2013, 13:00-18:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Mainstreaming Natural Capital into Decision-Making: Frontiers in Research and Policy

** Note:one-off THURSDAY seminar - no Wednesday session this week ** Joint seminar with CRASSH - Humanitas.

UserProf. Gretchen Daily, Senior Fellow, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 31 October 2013, 17:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Going beyond public health nutrition: healthy and environmentally sustainable food choices

UserDr Jennie Macdiarmid, Senior Research Fellow, Public Health Nutrition Research group, Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen.

HouseMRL meeting rooms 1 & 2, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC) .

ClockWednesday 30 October 2013, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Predicting wildlife dynamics in a changing environment

UserDr Ben Collen, Centre for Biodiversity & Environment Research, UCL.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 23 October 2013, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Hardwick Wood, past and present

UserVince Lea, voluntary warden for Hardwick Wood.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 17 October 2013, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Lessons from the Dodo: restoring species and ecosystems on Mauritius

UserProf. Carl Jones, Scientific Director of the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation, and International Conservation Fellow at the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 16 October 2013, 17:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Toward an understanding of the barriers to and facilitators of dietary change

UserPetra J Rydén Ph. D., RD, lecturer Department of Food and Nutrition Umea University.

HouseATC 6B Seminar Room, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre.

ClockFriday 11 October 2013, 14:30-15:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Saving Asia's vultures

UserKevin Hand, wildlife tour leader for ACE Cultural Tours.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 10 October 2013, 19:30-21:00

Global Food Futures

Launch of the Global Food Futures Year

UserDr Camilla Toulmin, Director of the International Institute of Environment and Development (IIED).

HouseSainsbury Laboratory University of Cambridge, Bateman Street.

ClockTuesday 08 October 2013, 18:00-20:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Overlooked wildlife

UserBrian Eversham, Chief Executive of the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 03 October 2013, 19:30-21:00

Winton Programme for the Physics of Sustainability

Winton Symposium on Materials Discovery

UserFor full list of speakers visit http://www.phy.cam.ac.uk/materialsdiscovery.

HouseCavendish Laboratory, Pippard Lecture Theatre,.

ClockMonday 30 September 2013, 09:00-18:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

An Epidemiologist’s View of Obesity Prevention Research

UserJune Stevens, Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology, AICR/WCRF Chaired Professor, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill .

HouseMRL meeting rooms 1 & 2, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC) .

ClockWednesday 25 September 2013, 12:30-13:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

The undernourished child with an overweight mother: a statistical artifact or an emerging public health concern?

UserDr Colleen Doak, Department of Health Sciences, Section of Infectious Disease, VU University Amsterdam.

HouseLarge Seminar Room, Cambridge Institute of Public Health.

ClockFriday 05 July 2013, 11:00-12:00

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

Lifestyle and cancer prevention – the elephant in the room

UserProfessor Annie S Anderson, Professor of Public Health Nutrition, Centre for Public Health Nutrition Research, Centre for Research into Cancer Prevention and Screening, University of Dundee..

HouseMRL meeting rooms 1 & 2, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC) .

ClockWednesday 03 July 2013, 12:30-13:30

MRC Epidemiology and CEDAR Seminars

The BioSHaRE project

UserProfessor Ronald Stolk, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Gronigen.

HouseMRL meeting rooms 1 & 2, Level 4 Institute of Metabolic Sciences, Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre (ATC) .

ClockMonday 17 June 2013, 12:00-13:00

Winton Programme for the Physics of Sustainability

Innovating Technologies for the Poorest 2 Billion

UserProfessor Ashok Gadgil Division Director, Environmental Energy Technologies Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Professor of Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley.

HouseCavendish Laboratory, Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 16 May 2013, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

A shag in Madingley and a porpoise at Earith: the 'Fauna Cantabrigiensis' of the Rev Leonard Jenyns (1800-1893)

Note: This talk will be held in room LAB107 in the Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University.

UserTim Sparks.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 107), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 04 April 2013, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Visit to the University Herbarium

Note: CNHS members only, as numbers are restricted.

User..

HouseCambridge University Botanic Garden.

ClockThursday 21 March 2013, 19:00-21:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Cambridge College Retrofit and Energy Efficiency

UserPeter Armitage, PhD Student, University of Cambridge.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 14 March 2013, 13:30-15:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Re-wilding: putting natural processes back on track

**Last talk in Series!**

UserFrans Vera, Director, The Foundation of Natural Processes, The Netherlands.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2013, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foresight in Ancient Mesopotamia

UserProfessor Francesca Rochberg, University of California, Berkeley.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 08 March 2013, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foresight and Self-Control

UserProfessor Terrie Moffitt, Duke University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 01 March 2013, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Energy Retrofit

UserDr Anna Mavrogianni and Dr Rokia Raslan.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 28 February 2013, 13:30-15:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Making Poverty History – what role for biodiversity conservation?

UserDr Dilys Roe, International Institute for Environment & Development (IIED).

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2013, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foreseeing Space Weather

UserDr Jim Wild, Lancaster University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 22 February 2013, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foresight in Music

UserProfessor Nicholas Cook, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 15 February 2013, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foresight in Scientific Method

UserProfessor Hasok Chang, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 08 February 2013, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Diseases of ash and other trees round the world

Note: This talk will be held in room MEL001 in the Mellish Clark Building, Anglia Ruskin University.

UserOliver Rackham.

HouseMellish Clark Building (MEL 001), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 07 February 2013, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Thinker-doers: Adding value in a climate crisis

UserGracen Johnson, MPhil Student, Land Economy Faculty.

HouseDirac Room, Fisher Building, St Johns College.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2013, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foresight and Fiction

UserRobert J Sawyer, Author.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 01 February 2013, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foresight in Journalism

UserMs Bridget Kendall, BBC.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 25 January 2013, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Molecular biology and sustainable agriculture

**First for Lent Term**

UserProfessor Sir David Baulcombe, Department of Plant Sciences.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 23 January 2013, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Foresight in Ancient Civilisations

UserProfessor Sir Geoffrey Lloyd, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 18 January 2013, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

Chasing Ice and Q&A Session at the Arts Picturehouse

UserDr Ed King, British Antartic Survey glaciologist.

HouseArts Picturehouse Cinema, 38-39 St. Andrews Street.

ClockSaturday 15 December 2012, 15:00-17:15

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Averting biodiversity collapse in tropical forest protected areas

**last for Michaelmas Term**

UserProf. Bill Laurance, Distinguished Research Professor & Australian Laureate, JCU, Australia.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 12 December 2012, 17:00-18:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Computational Building Performance Analysis

UserSam Wilkinson, PhD Candidate, University College London.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 29 November 2012, 13:30-15:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

'Prosuming' Conservation: interrogating the value of conservation in the web 2.0 age

UserProf. Bram Buscher, Associate Professor of Environment and Sustainable Development at the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2012, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Food for Thought: ‘Effects of Ocean Acidification on Marine Organisms’

User Emma Cross, PhD Student, Dept. of Earth Science, British Antarctic Survey..

HouseWordsworth Room, St John's College, First Court (on left hand side).

ClockWednesday 28 November 2012, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

The state of the world's birds: how science underpins conservation and advocacy.

UserDr Stuart Butchart, Global Research and Indicators Co-ordinator, BirdLife International.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2012, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Food for Thought: ‘Carbon Foot-Printing’

UserJon Coello, PhD Student, Dept. of Engineering & the Environment, University of Southampton..

HouseWordsworth Room, St John's College, First Court (on left hand side).

ClockWednesday 21 November 2012, 13:00-14:00

Global Sustainability Institute lunchtime seminars

Art and the environment

Lunch will be provided

UserDave Pritchard, CIWEM Arts and Environment Network Steering Group.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building 222, Anglia Ruskin University, East Rd, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 19 November 2012, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

The Bioregional Economy - A talk by Molly Scott Cato

UserMolly Scott Cato, professor of Strategy and Sustainability at Roehampton University, Green Party spokesperson on economics and a Director of Transition Stroud..

HouseSt. Philip’s Church Centre, 185 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 3AN.

ClockThursday 15 November 2012, 19:30-22:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Giving wildlife an edge on the Middle Level waterways

UserCliff Carson, Environment Officer, Middle Level Commissioners.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 15 November 2012, 19:30-21:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Sustainability Measures in Universities: Cambridge as a Case Study

UserDavid Green, Superintendent of Engineering Workshops, University of Cambridge.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 15 November 2012, 13:30-15:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Shifting baselines and habitat restoration: Setting appropriate goals

UserDr Line zu Ermgassen, visiting Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept Zoology, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2012, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Smarter ways to monitor wildlife

UserProf Kate Jones, Joint UCL and ZSL Chair, Ecology and Biodiversity, Institute of Zoology, ZSL.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2012, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Saving the Tasmanian devil from a transmissible cancer

UserDr Elizabeth Murchison, Junior Research Fellow, King's College, Cambridge & Research Fellow in Cancer Genetics & Genomics, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute..

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2012, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

What is a fungal foray?

Note this is on FRIDAY 19th October (not Thursday as usual).

UserHélène Davies.

HouseLord Ashcroft Building (LAB 027), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 19 October 2012, 19:30-21:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

GreenBRIDGE 2012 Symposium Summary

UserAaron Gillich (PhD Candidate, University of Cambridge).

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 18 October 2012, 13:30-15:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Tropical forests in the Anthropocene: what does this mean for conservation?

UserDr Simon Lewis, Royal Society Research Fellow, School of Geography, University of Leeds.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2012, 17:00-18:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

How might we make space for nature in landscapes of the future?

** First talk of term **

UserDr Ben Phalan, Conservation Science Group, Department of Zoology.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2012, 17:00-18:00

Winton Programme for the Physics of Sustainability

Winton Inaugural Symposium on Energy Efficiency

UserFor a list of confirmed speakers, visit event website: http://www.phy.cam.ac.uk/energyefficiency.

HouseCavendish Laboratory, Pippard Lecture Theatre,.

ClockMonday 01 October 2012, 09:00-18:30

Global Sustainability Institute lunchtime seminars

Water meter debate: vital for adapting to climate change or doomed to failure?

Lunch will be provided

UserAndy Brown (Anglian Water) and Dr James Jenkins (University of Hertfordshire).

HouseLord Ashcroft Building 222, Anglia Ruskin University, East Rd, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 24 September 2012, 13:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Behaviour and Energy Use

UserIrina Shaorshadze, Margaret Thorley, Dr Rosie Robison, Aaron Gillich.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 14 June 2012, 12:00-14:30

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

PlanEAT: Dinner and a Movie

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseRoss Street Community Centre.

ClockFriday 08 June 2012, 18:30-21:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Sensing the Historic Environment – Its Nature and Relevance

UserProf. DEAN HAWKES, Dr. HENRIK SCHOENEFELDT, Prof. COLIN PORTEOUS,.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 31 May 2012, 12:00-14:30

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

What makes us happy?

UserProfessor Felicia Huppert, The Well-being Institute.

HouseCambridge Arts Picturehouse, St. Andrews Street.

ClockFriday 18 May 2012, 18:30-21:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Special GreenBRIDGE Seminar - Key-requirements for Evaluating Smart and Sustainable Development in Cities and Communities

UserDr Patrizia Lombardi - Politecnico di Torino, DIST – Interuniversity Department of Regional and Urban Studies and Planning.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockWednesday 16 May 2012, 17:00-19:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Building Energy Performance for Refurbishment – Baselines, Monitoring and Benchmarks

UserKerry Sykes from the University of Cambridge, George Bartley from Building Sustainability.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 03 May 2012, 12:00-14:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Evening visit to the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

Note earlier time. Admission by ticket only (see details of event).

UserKen McNamara.

HouseSedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences.

ClockThursday 22 March 2012, 19:00-21:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Climate models and uncertainty

UserErica Thompson (Imperial College London) and Emma Boland (University of Cambridge).

HouseCoslett 408 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockMonday 19 March 2012, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

Story of Stuff - The Next Chapter

UserBev Sedley, Trustee CCF.

HouseFriends Meeting House, 12 Jesus Lane.

ClockWednesday 14 March 2012, 19:30-21:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

REDD: a good idea, impossible to implement?

Last in Series for 2012!

UserArild Angelsen, Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB).

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 14 March 2012, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The After Life

UserProfessor Clive Gamble, University of Southampton.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 09 March 2012, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

GreenBRIDGE Society Presents: Energy Consumption in the UK Non-Domestic Building Stock

UserDr James Keirstead, Research Fellow, Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Imperial College London.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 08 March 2012, 11:45-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Artificial Life

UserProfessor Chris Bishop, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 02 March 2012, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

Advanced Recycling

UserMark Buckton, Cambridge City Council.

HouseSt Luke’s Church Centre, Victoria Road, Cambridge CB4 3DZ.

ClockThursday 01 March 2012, 19:30-21:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Life and Death of a Cell

UserProfessor Ron Laskey, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 24 February 2012, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

GreenBRIDGE Society Presents a Special Event: Post Durban Panel Discussion

UserSpeakers include: Prof. Doug Crawford-Brown, Jazmin Burgess, Dr Alison Cooke.

HouseBuckingham House, Murray Edwards College.

ClockFriday 24 February 2012, 17:00-19:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

GreenBRIDGE Society Presents: Promoting Sustainability Through Knowledge Exchange

UserNicholas Ridley, Managing Director of NC Real Estate Consulting Ltd and Ex-President of British Council for Offices.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 23 February 2012, 11:45-14:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

Science and Technology in Parliament

UserDr Stephen Allen, Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology.

HouseHelmore 201 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockMonday 20 February 2012, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

The Economics of Happiness

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCambridge Arts Picturehouse, St. Andrews Street.

ClockSunday 19 February 2012, 02:30-04:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Life in Conflict

UserDr Mark de Rond, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 17 February 2012, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Wombats, Weapons & Water: the making of international conservation treaties.

UserCatherine MacKenzie, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 15 February 2012, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Life in the Ancient World

UserDr Michael Scott, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 10 February 2012, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Cambridge University Environmental Consulting Society: Green League Table Decomposed

UserDr Ben Russell, Research Fellow, Cambridge Centre for Micromechanics (CCM).

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 09 February 2012, 11:45-14:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

How high should Climate Change taxes be?

UserChris Hope, Cambridge Judge Business School.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 08 February 2012, 17:00-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Spark of Life

UserProfessor Frances Ashcroft, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 03 February 2012, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Life in Ruins

UserDr Robert Macfarlane, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 27 January 2012, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Applying Sustainability in Universities

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP.

ClockThursday 26 January 2012, 12:00-14:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

iTrade Wildlife: detecting rare online behaviour

First in Lent Term's Series

UserDavid Roberts, DICE, University of Kent.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 25 January 2012, 17:00-18:00

Global Sustainability Institute Seminars & Events

I don't believe in Climate Change

UserDr David Viner, Red Kite Enterprise and Environment.

HouseHelmore 201 (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus).

ClockMonday 23 January 2012, 13:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

From Genomes to the Diversity of Life

UserProfessor Michael Akam, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 20 January 2012, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Biodiversity offsets and the journey to No Net Loss.

Last talk of term

UserKerry ten Kate, BBOP Forest Trends.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 30 November 2011, 17:00-18:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Energy Consumption in the UK Non-Domestic Building Stock

Unfortunately, this talk has had to be postponed until later in the academic year

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 24 November 2011, 12:00-14:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

A botanist on Mull

UserLynne Farrell, Botanical Recorder for Mid-Ebudes.

HouseLord Ashcroft International Business School (LAB 005), Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 17 November 2011, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Conservation Seminars

Mapping Africa's natural capital: progress, problems, potential

UserRuth Swetnam, Conservation Science Group, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 16 November 2011, 17:00-18:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Carbon Markets and Eastern Europe

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 10 November 2011, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Summer School Proceeedings

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 13 October 2011, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

"Transparency Creates Values: Corporate Environmental and Social Disclosure in China"

Open to all. No registration required. Refreshments will be provided.

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseEngineering Department LR6.

ClockSaturday 08 October 2011, 14:00-16:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Qualitative Methods for Technical Topics II: issues workshop

Talk postponed until Michaelmas 2011

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 16 June 2011, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Qualitative Methods for Technical Topics I: a survey of local practice

Part II is postponed until Michaelmas 2011

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 02 June 2011, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Experiential Learning, Ecological Literacy and Sustainable Design Training

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 19 May 2011, 12:00-14:00

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

Why We Resist The Truth

UserClive Hamilton, Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics, Canberra.

HouseMichaelhouse, St. Michael’s Church, Trinity Street, Camb CB2 1SU.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2011, 19:30-21:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Science and Beauty of Nebulae

UserDr Carolin Crawford, Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 11 March 2011, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Terror by Beauty: Russo-Soviet perspectives

UserProfessor Evgeny A Dobrenko, University of Sheffield.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 04 March 2011, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Beauty & Happiness: Chinese perspectives

UserProfessor Jason Kuo, University of Maryland.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 25 February 2011, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

How to Enhance Value to Historic Context Through Contemporary Interventions

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 24 February 2011, 12:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Beauty & Attraction: in the eyes of the beholder

UserProfessor Jeanne Altmann, Princeton University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 18 February 2011, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Carbon Footprint

Zero Carbon Britain 2030

UserGodfrey Boyle (Professor of Renewable Energy and director of the Energy and Environment Research Unit at the UK Open University. Visiting professor at The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI) University in New Dehli,India) and Alex Randall (Media Officer.

HouseSt Luke’s Church Centre, Victoria Road, Cambridge CB4 3DZ.

ClockFriday 11 February 2011, 19:30-21:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Sound of Beauty

UserDr Elizabeth Eva Leach, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 11 February 2011, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Implementation of System-Wide Reduced Carbon Emissions Solutions

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 10 February 2011, 12:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Quantum Beauty

UserProfessor Frank Wilczek, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 04 February 2011, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Beauty & The Grotesque

UserJose Hernandez, Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando (Madrid).

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 28 January 2011, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Carbon Capture from Solid Fuels

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 27 January 2011, 12:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Beauty & Truth

UserProfessor Lord Robert May of Oxford, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 21 January 2011, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

The key stakeholders' response to climate change

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 25 November 2010, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Energy consumption from dwellings : do we understand it?

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 11 November 2010, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Conservation + Sustainability: Can Conservation and Retrofits Work Together?

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 28 October 2010, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Social scientific methods for understanding climate change policy

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 14 October 2010, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Taking Stock: Methods for Built Environment Research

Pecha Kucha evening will be on the 29th April and include complimentary wine and cheese for all participants of the conference

UserNick Baker, Alan Blackwell, Paul Chamberlain, Robert Evans, Wybo Houkes, Michael Pollitt.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockFriday 30 April 2010, 09:00-17:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Sustainable Development: Answers from Different Actors, such as State, NGOs and Business

Open to all. No registration required. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be served during the seminar

UserKsenia Gerasimova.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 15 April 2010, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Energy Efficient Cities

Complimentary tea coffee and biscuits will be served

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 18 March 2010, 12:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk and (Human-induced) Climate Change

UserProfessor Bob Watson, University of East Anglia.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 05 March 2010, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk and Natural Catastrophes

UserProfessor Mark Bailey, Armagh Observatory.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 26 February 2010, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk, Security and Terrorism

UserProfessor Lucia Zedner, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 19 February 2010, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk and Humanities

UserProfessor Mary Beard, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 12 February 2010, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk and Government: The architectonics of blame-avoidance

UserProfessor Christopher Hood, University of Oxford.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 05 February 2010, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Scenarios for strategic planning in the built environment

Tea, Coffee and Biscuits will be served throughout the presentation

UserJeff Vickers.

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 04 February 2010, 12:00-14:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk and the Brain: The neural basis of decision making under uncertainty

UserProfessor John O'Doherty, Trinity College Dublin.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 29 January 2010, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk: Science and the Media

UserDr Ben Goldacre, The Guardian.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 22 January 2010, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Risk: Trying to quantify our uncertainty

UserProfessor David Spiegelhalter, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 15 January 2010, 17:30-18:30

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

An interdisciplinary approach for decarbonising the built environment

http://www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/page/388/programme-2009-10.htm

UserTina Fawcett (Environmental Change Institute Oxford).

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 29 October 2009, 12:00-14:00

Sustainability in the Built Environment (GreenBRIDGE)

Heritage and Sustainable Development

UserTatiana Vakhitova (Centre for Sustainable Development).

HouseCRASSH Seminar Room 17 Mill Lane.

ClockThursday 15 October 2009, 12:00-14:00

Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research Seminar Series

A Green New Deal: Climate Change Mitigation as an Economic Stimulus

This talk is part of the Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research (4CMR) seminar series. Please bring your lunch.

UserDr Alex Bowen, Principal Research Fellow, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment.

HouseLand Economy Laundress Lane seminar room 1.

ClockFriday 05 June 2009, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research Seminar Series

The Effect of Energy Prices on Operation and Investment in OECD Countries: Evidence from the Vintage Capital Model

This talk is part of the Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research (4CMR) seminar series

UserDr Karsten Neuhoff & Dr Jevgenijs Steinbuks. Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge.

HouseLand Economy Laundress Lane seminar room 1.

ClockFriday 29 May 2009, 14:30-15:30

Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research Seminar Series

On the rebound: could energy efficiency improvements backfire?

UserHugh Parnell - Cambridge Energy Forum (CEF), Dr Terry Barker - 4CMR, Dr Philip Sargent - CEF, Steven Sorrell - University of Sussex, Blake Alcott, Prof Roger Kemp - Lancaster University, Dr Tim Foxon - University of Leeds, Tina Dallman - UK govmt DEFRA.

HousePitt Building, Trumpington Street.

ClockThursday 14 May 2009, 13:30-17:10

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Boundaries of Darwinism

UserProfessor John Dupre, University of Exeter.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 06 March 2009, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Is Human Evolution Over?

UserProfessor Steve Jones, University College London.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 27 February 2009, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Evolution and Conservation of Biodiversity

UserProfessor Craig Moritz, University of California.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 20 February 2009, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Darwin and Human Society

UserProfessor Paul Seabright, University of Toulouse.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 13 February 2009, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Darwin in the Literary World

UserProfessor Rebecca Stott, University of East Anglia.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 06 February 2009, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Global Darwin

UserProfessor Jim Secord, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 30 January 2009, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Darwin's Intellectual Development

UserProfessor Janet Browne, Harvard University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 23 January 2009, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Making of the Fittest

UserProfessor Sean Carroll, University of Wisconsin.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 16 January 2009, 17:30-18:30

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

What to do with the CO2 we can’t eliminate?

UserMr. Derek McLeish (Carbon Sciences Inc).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockWednesday 24 September 2008, 14:15-15:00

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

The Future of Electric Vehicles & Fuel Cells

UserMr Richard Blundell (Think UK) and Mr Michael Evans (CMR Fuel Cells).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockWednesday 24 September 2008, 12:30-13:15

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

The Possibilities – Changing How We Approach Design

UserMr. Ross Lovegrove (Lovegrove Studios).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockWednesday 24 September 2008, 11:45-12:30

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Public Policy

UserSpeaker TBC (AEA Technology).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockWednesday 24 September 2008, 10:30-11:15

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Education of Climate Change at Cambridge & Beyond

UserProfessor David Mackay (Cambridge University).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockWednesday 24 September 2008, 09:45-10:30

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Behaviour Change and the Role of NGOs

UserMr Duncan McLaren (Friends of the Earth Scotland) and Mr Gavin Starks (AMEE).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockWednesday 24 September 2008, 09:00-09:45

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Solar Power: Incentives for Scaling Up

UserPanel (chair: Prof. Peter Guthrie).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockTuesday 23 September 2008, 15:00-15:45

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Large Scale Deployment of Solar Energy, Working with Policy and Investment

UserProf. Doenitz (MAN/ Solar Millennium), Dr. Joachim Reiss (Q-Cells) and Dr. Harry Zervos (IDTechEx).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockTuesday 23 September 2008, 14:00-15:00

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Energy Efficient Cities - An Integrated Approach to Achieving Low Carbon

UserProf. Ann Dowling (University of Cambridge) And Clare Shuttleworth (White Young Green).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockTuesday 23 September 2008, 11:00-11:45

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Venture Capital, Risk and the Business of Global Climate Change - A Global View

UserMr. Bernie Bulkin (Vantage Point Venture Capital) and Prof. Michael Manielli (ZYen, London Accords).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockTuesday 23 September 2008, 09:45-10:30

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Policies for an Environmentally Sustainable Economy

UserMr. Roman Webber (Deliotte) and Paul Ekins (Green Fiscal Commission).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockTuesday 23 September 2008, 09:00-09:45

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Nuclear Power – What else?

UserDr Fabian Roques (CERA).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockMonday 22 September 2008, 15:15-16:00

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Overview of Alternative Technology Expansion & Its funding

UserFilipe Santos (Martifer Solar) and Sarah Forrest (Goldman Sachs).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockMonday 22 September 2008, 13:15-14:00

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Sustainable Energy Without the Hot Air

UserProf David Mackay (Cambridge University).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockMonday 22 September 2008, 11:30-12:15

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

The Economics of A Zero Carbon Society

UserDr Terry Barker (Tyndall Centre, 4CMR).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockMonday 22 September 2008, 10:45-11:30

Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society

Global Context of Energy Crisis

UserProf Robert Watson (DEFRA).

HouseLaw Faculty, LG19, 10 West Road.

ClockMonday 22 September 2008, 09:30-10:15

Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research Seminar Series

Policies for Reducing Personal Carbon

Registration Required:

UserDr Terry Barker, 4CMR, and others.

HousePitt Building, Trumpington Street.

ClockFriday 16 May 2008, 13:45-18:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

Understanding Humans - Serendipity and Anthropology

UserProfessor Richard Leakey, Stony Brook University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 07 March 2008, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Cosmological Serendipity

UserSimon Singh, Author, Journalist, TV producer.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 29 February 2008, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Serendipity as a Force in Physics

UserProfessor Sir Richard Friend, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 22 February 2008, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Serendipity in Political Life

UserOliver Letwin, Member of Parliament.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 15 February 2008, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Unanticipated Pleasures of the Writing Life

UserSimon Winchester, Author of 'The Map that Changed the World'.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 08 February 2008, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

HIV and the Naked Ape

UserProfessor Robin Weiss, University College London.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 01 February 2008, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

The Stratigraphy of Serendipity

UserProfessor Susan Alcock, Brown University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 25 January 2008, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

Serendipity's Guide to the Galaxy

UserProfessor Andy Fabian, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 18 January 2008, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research Seminar Series

Drinking in the last chance saloon: what hope for 2° C?

UserDr Kevin Anderson, University of Manchester & Dr Terry Barker, University of Cambridge.

HouseMill Lane Lecture Halls, Room 1.

ClockMonday 26 November 2007, 13:45-15:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Carbon Detox

UserGeorge Marshall, COIN (Climate Outreach Information Network).

HouseDebating Chamber, Union Society.

ClockTuesday 20 November 2007, 18:45-20:30

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Panel Discussion on the UK Climate Bill

UserDr Terry Barker, Dr David Frame, Tim Helweg-Larsen.

HouseLG18, Law Faculty, 10 West Road (Sidgwick Site).

ClockTuesday 23 October 2007, 14:45-16:30

Cambridge Natural History Society

Fungi and Woodland History

UserProfessor Oliver Rackham.

HouseDavid Building, Anglia-Ruskin University.

ClockFriday 12 October 2007, 19:30-21:00

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Agrofuels and the risk of ecosystem collapse

UserDeepak Rughani, BioFuelWatch.

HouseFriends Meeting House, 12 Jesus Lane.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2007, 19:00-20:30

Stephen Stretton's list

An Environmental Case for Nuclear Energy? Talk and kick-off meeting

UserStephen Stretton: Cambridge Zero Carbon Society & Environmentalists for Nuclear Energy.

HouseBowett Room, Queens College.

ClockThursday 15 March 2007, 19:30-20:45

Darwin College Lecture Series

SPECIES IDENTITY: WHEN IT MATTERS

UserPeter Crane, University of Chicago.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 09 March 2007, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Nuclear power in the light of climate change

UserKeith Barnham (Imperial College London), Dave Elliott (Open University), Steve Kidd (World Nuclear Association), Bill Nuttal(Cambridge University Judge Business School).

HouseLaw Faculty LG17.

ClockWednesday 07 March 2007, 18:45-20:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

IMMUNOLOGICAL SELF

UserPhilippa Marrack, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Denver, Colorado.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 02 March 2007, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

IDENTITY AND THE MIND

UserRaymond Tallis, Manchester University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 23 February 2007, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Carbon Calculation and your personal footprint

UserRosemary Randall and Andy Brown, Cambridge Carbon Footprint.

HouseQueen's College, Bowett's Room.

ClockThursday 22 February 2007, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

IDENTITY AND THE LAW

UserLionel Bently, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 16 February 2007, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

MATHEMATICAL IDENTITY

UserMarcus du Sautoy, Oxford University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 09 February 2007, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

IDENTITY OF MEANING

UserAdrian Poole, University of Cambridge.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 02 February 2007, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

VISUALISING IDENTITY

UserLudmilla Jordanova, King's College London.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 26 January 2007, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

MUSICAL IDENTITY

UserChristopher Hogwood.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 19 January 2007, 17:30-18:30

Cambridge Zero Carbon Society

Zero Carbon City Dongtan

UserDr Neil Kirkpatrick, Associate Director, Arup.

HouseChemical Engineering Department LT1.

ClockMonday 27 November 2006, 19:30-21:00

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVAL INTO THE FUTURE

UserDiana Liverman, Oxford University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 10 March 2006, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVING LONGER

UserCynthia Kenyon, University of California, San Francisco.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 03 March 2006, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVING POVERTY AND FAMINE

UserAndrew Prentice, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 24 February 2006, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVING NATURAL DISASTERS

UserJames Jackson, Cambridge University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 17 February 2006, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVING DISEASE

UserRichard Feachem, Global Fund.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 10 February 2006, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVAL OF LANGUAGES

UserPeter Austin, School of Oriental & African Studies London.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 03 February 2006, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVAL OF CULTURE

UserEdith Hall, Durham University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 27 January 2006, 17:30-18:30

Darwin College Lecture Series

SURVIVAL OF EMPIRES

UserPaul Kennedy, Yale University.

HouseLMH, Lady Mitchell Hall.

ClockFriday 20 January 2006, 17:30-18:30

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