Investing in change: The path to a decarbonised world

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May ’18
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1:00 pm

Which areas is it fair and reasonable for a university to invest in?

What does forward-looking and ethical investment mean for an organisation like ANU?

How should organisations like ANU structure their investment portfolios in anticipation and support of the low-carbon transition of the world economy?

This public forum will bring together expert panellists to explore these questions.

Opening address: Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS, President and Vice-Chancellor, ANU and 2011 Nobel Laureate Physics.

Moderated by: Professor Frank Jotzo, Director, Centre for Climate Economics and Policy, ANU Crawford School.

Confirmed Panellists:
• Mr Howard Bamsey, Executive Director, Green Climate Fund.
• Ms Emma Herd, Chief Executive Officer, Investor Group on Climate Change.
• Professor John Hewson AM, Chair, Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, ANU Crawford School.
• Ms Bella Himmelreich, ACT Coordinator, Fossil Free Unis Australia

This event is organised by the Centre for Climate Economics and Policy and the Climate Change Institute.

Registration via Eventbrite is essential. Please make sure that you only register if you genuinely intend to come to the event. If you register and then later find that you’re unable to attend, go to your Eventbrite account to cancel your ticket as soon as possible so that your seat is freed up for someone else.  

Date:           Wednesday, May 30, 2018, 1:00-2:30pm

Location:   Molonglo Theatre, Level 2, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, Australian National University, Acton, ACT 2601

Register:     Eventbrite

 

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