Climate Change: the State of the Science
A public event for the launch of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Working Group I Summary for Policymakers, Climate Change 2013: the Physical Science Basis
In 2007, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with former U.S. Vice President Albert Gore Jr.
On 27 September 2013, IPCC's Working Group I releases the Summary for Policymakers of the first part of the IPCC´s Fifth Assessment Report, Climate Change 2013: the Physical Science Basis.
On 28 September, there will be the first public event in Sweden to discuss the report with the authors and co-chairs. We welcome your participation and questions.
13:00 Welcome and a short demonstration by Tom Tits Experiment
Dr Olov Amelin, Nobel Museum Director
13:05 Two centuries of global change
Professor Hans Rosling, Karolinska Institutet
13:25 IPCC Fifth Assessment Report Working Group I summary
Professor Thomas Stocker, Co-Chair, IPCC Working Group I,
University of Bern, Switzerland
14:00 Panel discussion with questions from the audience
The event will be held in English and streamed live online. Questions in Swedish will also be welcome during the panel discussion.
More information about IPCC:
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Stockholm Environment Institute
Swedish Secretariat for Environmental Earth System Sciences
The organizers kindly thank Tom Tits Experiment for developing the demonstration and FLIR Systems for supplying the thermal imaging equipment.
International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP)
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