Global Warming Forum

Event Date: September 27, 2010
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Global Warming Forum
NPR host Moira Gunn will moderate as experts from around the world explore trends, causes, and the role of humans as contributors to global warming. The forum will be held at 8:00 p.m., Monday Sept. 27, and is free and open to the public.

8:00 p.m., Monday, Sept. 27, 2010
Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center

Moira Gunn, host of NPR’s Tech Nation and BioTech Nation, will moderate the upcoming Purdue University event, “Global Warming Forum: Examining a Hot Topic.” Experts from around the world will participate in the discussion, which will explore trends, causes, and the role of humans as contributors to global warming.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will also examine the implications for policy and action as well as questions about how a foundation of scientific data can lead to different opinions and conclusions.

Panelists

  • Susan Avery
    President and Director, 
    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
  • Kenneth Haapala
    Economist, Past President, 
    Philosophical Society of Washington
  • S. Fred Singer
    Chairman, Science & Environmental Policy Project
  • Robert H. Socolow
    Co-Director, The Carbon Mitigation Initiative, 
    Princeton University

Sponsors

College of Engineering
College of Science
Global Policy Research Institute