Events Archive

Carbon Management Distinguished Speaker Series: Managing Carbon on Land in the Context of Climate Change

Thursday, April 5, 2012 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall
For more information about carbon management at Columbia, please click here.

President Nasheed of Maldives

Hosted by the Center for Climate Change Law and Co-sponsored the Columbia Climate Center at the Earth Institute, the Environmental and International Environmental Law Committees of the New York City Bar Association; Yale Environmental Law Association; Yale Center for Environmental Law & Policy; and Bard MBA in Sustainability
Monday, March 29th from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall

One Planet, Too Many People?
Co-hosted by the Lenfest Center for Sustainable Energy and Co-sponsored the Columbia Climate Center, the Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering and the Department of Mechanical Engineering and made possible by the Office of Academic and Research Programs
Thursday, March 5th from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Low Memorial Library

 

Workshop on Carbon Management: Education & Practice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, November 3 & Friday, November 4, 2011
With keynote address by Rajendra Pachauri
Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Kraft Center
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Emissions Policies: Quantifying Impacts & Analyzing Strategies

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, Jed D. Satow Room

 

The Climate Crisis as a Health Crisis: Disease, Disasters and a Path to Resilience

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, April 28, 2011
Columbia University Faculty House

Lenfest Center Seminar: Evolution of United Kingdom Policy on Carbon Capture Storage (CCS)
Co-sponsored by the Center for Climate Change Law and the Columbia Climate Center
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, C555

 

Home: A Film Screening and Panel Discussion

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Co-hosted with the Columbia Maison Franciase
Monday, January 31, 2011 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, Roone Arledge Cinema

 

Educating a New Workforce: Carbon Management and Engineering
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, Board Room 503

Debate: Nuclear Energy and Climate Change
Co-hosted with the Columbia Center for Climate Change Law
Monday, November 29, 2010 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 106

Educating a New Workforce: The New Carbon Management Masters Program
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, Board Room 503

Educating a New Workforce: Carbon Management and the Law
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, Board Room 503

 

Science and Society: IPCC Reform and the Global Climate Challenge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Co-hosted with the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Affairs at Sciences Po, the Alliance Program, and the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
International Affairs Building, Kellogg Conference Center, Room 1501

Educating a New Workforce: The New Carbon Management Masters Program
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, Jed D. Satow Room

 

The Climate Challenge: Revitalizing the Debate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Co-hosted with the Consulate General of Denmark in New York
Monday, October 11, 2010
Columbia University Faculty House

 

Book Launch event: The Weather of the Future by Heidi Cullen
Thursday, September 30, 2010 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Columbia University Faculty House

 

Geoegineering the Climate: Ethics, Potential and Politics
Friday, September 24, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Alfred Lerner Hall, Jed D. Satow Room

 

Illuminating the Science: Art and Climate Change
Thursday, April 22, 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Martin E. Segal Theatre Center

 

Is There an Ethics of Climate Change? Missing Conversations, New Challenges
Thursday, April 15, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
603 Schermerhorn

 

The National Academy of Engineering Grand Challenges: An Overview and Focus on Water
Tuesday, November 24, 3:00 to 4:30 p.m.
1501 International Affairs Building

Next Steps to Meet the Climate Challenge
Part of the Earth Institute Seminars on Sustainable Development: Focus on Climate
Thursday, November 19, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Columbia University Faculty House

Managing Carbon
Part of the Earth Institute Seminars on Sustainable Development: Focus on Climate
Thursday, November 5, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Columbia University Faculty House

Behavioral Challenges and Opportunities
Part of the Earth Institute Seminars on Sustainable Development: Focus on Climate
Thursday, October 22, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Columbia University Faculty House

Overview of Climate Regulations in the U.S.
Part of the Earth Institute Seminars on Sustainable Development – Focus on Climate
Thursday, October 15, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Columbia University Faculty House

Negotiating a New International Climate Treaty
Part of the Earth Institute Seminars on Sustainable Development – Focus on Climate
Thursday, October 8, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Columbia University Faculty House

 

Master of Arts Program in Climate and Society Open House
Tuesday, October 6, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Schermerhorn Extension, Room 555

Toward a New Climate Regime
Part of the Earth Institute Seminars on Sustainable Development – Focus on Climate
Thursday, September 17, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Columbia University Faculty House

 

Climate Change, Human Rights, and Forced Migration
Thursday, September 17, 6:00 8:00 p.m.
Warren Hall, Room 208

 

Prospects for a Global Climate Treaty in Copenhagen: Will the U.S. Join the Struggle for the 21st Century?
Wednesday, September 23, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
International Affairs Building, Room 1512

 

The Waxman-Markey Climate Bill: Too Weak? Too Strong? About Right? A Three-Way Debate

Wednesday, September 23, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Jerome L. Greene Hall, Room 104

Meeting the Climate Challenge: The Columbia Climate Center Launch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2009, 4:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Low Memorial Library

Speakers:
Walter Baethgen, Director, Program for Latin America and the Caribbean, International Research Institute for Climate and Society, The Earth Institute at Columbia University
Lee C. Bollinger, President, Columbia University
Wally Broecker, Newberry Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University
Mary-Elena Carr, Associate Director, Columbia Climate Center
Patrick Kinney, Associate Professor of Environmental Health Science, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
Sabine Marx, Associate Director, Center for Research on Environmental Decisions, Columbia University
Robert C. Orr, Assistant Secretary-General for Strategic Planning, United Nations
Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute at Columbia University
Peter Schlosser, Director, Columbia Climate Center
Richard Seager, Palisades Geophysical Institute Senior Research Scientist; Doherty Senior Research Scientist, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute at Columbia University
Ted Turner, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

 

Book Launch for Climate Change: Picturing the Science, edited by Gavin Schmidt and Joshua Wolfe
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Schapiro CEPSR, Davis Auditorium

 

Focus the Nation: Panel Discussion on Reducing Emissions of Greenhouse Gases
Wednesday, February 11
Schapiro CEPSR, Davis Auditorium

 

New York City International Polar Weekend, American Museum of Natural History
Melting polar ice-sheets and global sea-level rise. A table with an activity for children.
Co-hosted by CCC and the Earth Institute.
Saturday and Sunday, February 7 and 8

 

Side event on Carbon Capture and Sequestration at Delhi Sustainable Development Summit
Hosted by GROCC, co-hosted by LCSE and the CCC
Wednesday, February 4

 

Special Seminar: IPSL Simulations of Future Climate Change: How to Understand and Constrain Uncertainties. Hervé Le Treut (Ecole Polytechnique)
Co-hosted with The Alliance Program
Thursday, November 13, 2008

 

Earth Institute Seminars in Sustainable Development: Anthropogenic Climate Change: Are We Ready
Thursday, November 13, 2008

 

Book Launch Event for Fixing Climate: What Past Climate Changes Reveal About the Current Threat – and How to Counter It by Wally Broecker and Rob Kunzig
Tuesday, May 20, 2008

 

Earth Institute Seminars in Sustainable Development: Columbia Climate Center: Meeting the Climate Change Challenge – Climate Science, applications, and policy at Columbia University
Thursday, February 21, 2008

 

Polar Weekend, American Museum of Natural History: Melting polar ice-sheets and global sea-level rise. A booth with an activity for children.
Co-hosted by CCC and the Earth Institute
Saturday and Sunday, February 3 and 4, 2008

 

Focus the Nation Teach-In: Panel Discussion on Climate Change
Co-hosted by CCC, Columbia students, and OARP
Thursday, January 31, 2008