July 6, 2021 | Event

October 21st & 22nd
A 2-day workshop to discuss how society can tackle the uncertainties associated with climate change.

The aim of this workshop is to bring together researchers from different fields (including, but not limited to climate physics, economics, and data sciences) to discuss for instance how society can tackle the uncertainties associated with climate change.

Main organizers

Simon Scheidegger (UNIL, Department of Economics; E4S)
Doris Folini (ETHZ, Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science)
Felix Kübler (UZH, Department for Banking and Finance)

Date

Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd of October 2021

Time

Morning sessions: from 8.30 to 12.00
Afternoon sessions: from 13.30 – 17.00

Venue: TBC

At the moment, this event is – conditional on the Covid situation –  planned to be held in person. In case this is not possible, it may happen in a hybrid-or complete remote format.

Confirmed invited speakers

Philippe Ciais (LSCE)
Annica Ekman (Stockholm University)
Kenneth Gillingham (Yale)
Lars Hansen (U Chicago – remote)
Larry Kotlikoff (Boston University)
Gregoire Mariethoz (UNIL)
Rick van der Ploeg (University of Oxford)
Tony Smith (Yale)


With the support of