Thursday, October 11, 2018
6:00 pm
Athenaeum

Caltech Associates Panel Discussion: From Science to Solutions, A Panel on Climate Change

with Tapio Schneider, Theodore Y. Wu Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering and JPL Senior Research Scientist

6:00 p.m. Reception with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and buffet stations
7:15 p.m. Panel discussion

What does the future hold for our earth's climate? Will we continue to experience more extreme weather events—like heat waves, floods, wildfires, and hurricanes? Our communities, industries and infrastructure depend on having accurate climate information. Advances in computing and observations from space have brought breakthroughs in the accuracy of climate predictions within reach.

Join our panel of experts to hear about breakthroughs that enable us to better predict our common climate future; Tapio Schneider, Theodore Y. Wu Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering and Jet Propulsion Laboratory Senior Research Scientist, Andrew Stuart,
Bren Professor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, Paul Wennberg, R. Stanton Avery Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry and Environmental Science and Engineering Executive Officer for Environmental Science and Engineering Director, Ronald and Maxine Linde Center for Global Environmental Science, and moderator Usha Lee McFarling, Science journalist.

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This event is open to members of the Caltech Associates and guests. For more information and to learn how to join, please visit our website or contact the Associates office at (626) 395-3919.

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