Events

The listings below are for climate-related events across the University of Leeds.

The Priestley International Centre for Climate also runs a monthly interdisciplinary lunchtime seminar series. See Climate Exchange Seminar Series

The Priestley International Centre for Climate will have its launch on Tuesday 14 June at the University of Leeds. The event is open to university staff, PhD students and invited stakeholders. It will include: Introduction by Vice Chancellor, Sir Alan Langlands. Presentation of the inaugural Piers Sellers Prizes for solution-facing...

The Priestley Centre’s interdisciplinary seminar series, Climate Exchange, is launching this month! Details of the inaugural seminar can be found below: Date: 25 May 2016 Time: 12 – 1pm Location: Seminar Room 8.119 (a), School of Earth and Environment Speaker: Professor Piers Forster Title: How realistic is the 1.5°C target outlined in...

This year’s Pint of Science festival is taking place 23-25 May. The Pint of Science festival brings some of the most brilliant scientists to your local pub to discuss their latest research and findings with you. No prior knowledge of the subject is required. In Leeds, Mr Foleys is hosting...

Priestley Centre deputy director Professor Wändi Bruine de Bruin of Leeds University Business School will be speaking on understanding and informing consumer behaviour around energy and climate change at a networking event on Friday 29 April. Shrink to fit: Using less, generating our own and buying smart – renewable energy and the...

Wednesday 13 April 2016, 1-2pm, Baines Wing Miall LT (2.34) Speaker: Professor Baruch Fischhoff, Carnegie Mellon University Please note: Refreshments will be available afterwards Decision science approaches any problem through three interrelated activities: formal analysis of the decision involved, characterizing how thoughtful, well-informed individuals would view it; descriptive research, examining how...