The Climate Change Challenge and Your Business
With increasing media attention and public awareness, climate change is one of the most important challenges we face today. Mark Maslin will explain the fundamental facts, why governments are concerned and are taking real action, how businesses can respond to this challenge and opportunity and how it will affect our daily lives.
Mark Maslin FRGS, FRSA is a Professor of climatology at University College London. He is the Director of the London NERC Doctoral Training Partnership, a Royal Society Wolfson Research Scholar, a Royal Society Industrial Fellow working with Rezatec Ltd a company he co-founded. Maslin is a leading scientist with expertise in global and regional climatic change and has published over 160 papers in journals such as Science, Nature, and The Lancet. He has written 10 books, over 50 popular articles and appears regularly on radio and television including: Climate Change – The Facts, Dispatches, Newsnight, Time Team, The Today Programme, In Our Time, the Briefing Room as well as the BBC, Channel 5, CNN, World Service, and Sky News. His books include ‘Climate Change: A Very Short Introduction’ (OUP, 2014), The Cradle of Humanity (OUP, 2017) and bestseller The Human Planet co-authored with Simon Lewis (Penguin, 2018). He was one of the lead authors on the 2009 Lancet report “Managing the Health effects of climate change’ and is part of the annual Lancet Countdown on health and climate change whose latest report will be published in Oct 2019. He was included in Who’s Who for the first time in 2009.