The Observatory cordially invites you to the above free public event, koha welcome. Please feel free to circulate/pass this invitation to others whom you feel might be interested, attached is a poster should you wish to use it.
The event begins at 6pm, but seated by 5:50 please.
111 Seaview Road, Grace Vineyard, New Brighton,
The event is expected to end by 7:45 pm.
The Four speakers are:
- John Potter: Massey, Washington and Canterbury Universities, ex Chief Science Advisor to NZ Ministry of Health, will be speaking on Thought for Food: What we eat affects planetary and human health.
- (Philip) Christopher Reid: Plymouth University and Marine Biological Association UK, will be speaking on Climate change impacts: A New Zealand way forward.
- Fiona van Petergem: Transition Engineering, Regenerative Business Development and University of Canterbury will be speaking on Transition Engineering: adaptation pathways to a sustainable future.
- Simon Watts: BOEE and National University of Singapore will be speaking on Adapting to climate change while remaking the economy: Communities own their stories and shape their futures.
It is suggested you download the SLIDO app to your smartphone [from either the Playstore (Android) or App Store (iPhone) before you get to the venue]. The Slido event code and guidance will be given at the venue, and there is help under this event at www.boee.nz