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26th January

Energy Security and UK Energy Policy

Professor Ian Fells, (Emeritus Professor of Energy Conversion at Newcastle University Science advisor to the World Energy Council and energy advisor to the European Union, European Parliament and the House of Lords)

2nd February

Sustainability and the Perfect Storm 

Professor Sir John Beddington (Government Chief Scientific Adviser and Head of the Government Office for Science)

23rd February

Sustainable Energy – an industry view on the obstacles and opportunities

Professor Ellen Williams (BP Chief Scientist Formerly Director of University of Maryland Material Research Science and Engineering Centre)

2nd March

A Sustainable Future – The Leadership Challenge of our time

Dr Goran Carstedt (Chairman of the Natural Step International and Senior Director of the Clinton Climate Change Initiative Formerly President of IKEA North America and Head of Volvo cars)

9th March

Managing the risks of regional climate change using knowledge action networks

Professor Charles Kennel (University of California, San Diego formerly , Director of the Scripps Institute of Oceanography , associate Administrator for NASA and chair of the NASA Advisory Council

16th March

Decarbonising the Transport system 

Professor David Cebon and Professor Nick Collings (Cambridge University Engineering Department) Mark White (Jaguar Land Rover)

4th May

Urban Water Security - A possibility or a pipedream

Dr Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy (Director, School of Global Sustainability, University of South Florida)