- IA Topic : Global Change
Excerpt:On the occasion of awarding the honorary doctorate to Prof.dr. Helga Nowotny, IGS invites you to the symposium Social Science in Context - Thematic and Institutional Perspectives, which will take place 24 November, 2011 in Twente, The Netherlands.
Excerpt:Papers are invited for this three-day technical international symposium on systems engineering for sustainable adaptation to global change. The symposium will be held from 3-5 July, 2012 at Newcastle University, UK and aims to address the analysis, design, engineering and management of coupled human, environmental and engineered systems.
Excerpt:The SENSE PhD Summer School will help students to better understand the causes of global change in an integrated manner and at the same time to develop options for the governance of a transition to more sustainable development paths at the national and global levels. The Summer School will consist of intensive lectures and seminars...
Excerpt:The Amsterdam Global Change Institute (AGCI) is a new venture at VU University Amsterdam. The institute brings together five institutes and departments across the three Faculties of Earth and Life Sciences, Economics and Business Administration, and Social Sciences.
Excerpt:The 2010 Berlin Conference was the 10th conference in the well established series of European Conferences on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change. This year’s conference adressed the “Social dimensions of environmental change and governance”.