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YSS 2020: Program of the meeting

Broadcasting begins at 09:10, please join the meeting using your personal Zoom link
* Note that we include a 5 minute buffer after each talk to fix potential technical issues

09:10-09:25 – Welcome words from organizing committee

09:25-10:10 – Dr. Daniel Huppmann (IIASA)
Climate change mitigation & sustainable development – Qualitative and quantitative analysis in the IPCC SR15
View full abstract and read more about Dr. Huppmann’s research here

10:15-10.55 – Prof. Rupert Seidl (TUM)
Climate change and forest ecosystems: Challenges and solutions
View full abstract and read more about Prof. Seidl’s research here

11:00-11:30 – Coffee break

11:30-12:10 – Dr. Lynn Kaack (ETH Zurich)
Tackling climate change with machine learning
View full abstract and read more about Dr. Kaack’s research here

12:15-12:55 – Dr. Lisa Bock (DLR)
Evaluation of a new generation of global climate models (CMIP6)
View full abstract and read more about Dr. Bock’s research here

13:00-14:30 – Lunch break

Use the lunch break to participate in our raffle; three great prizes are awaiting you!

14:30-15:10 – Prof. Sean O’Donnell (Drexel University)
Connecting climate change with the nervous system-mechanisms, evolution and attitudes
View full abstract and read more about Prof. O’Donnell’s research here

15:15-16:00 – Prof. Joanna Kargul (CeNT UW)
Biosolar technologies for production of fuels and chemicals
View full abstract and read more about Prof. Kargul’s research here

16:00-16:30 – Coffee break

16:30 – 17:10 – Prof. Linda Steg (University of Groningen)
What motivates consumers to act sustainably
View full abstract and read more about Prof. Steg’s research here

17:15-17:45 – Panel discussion

17:45-18:00 – Closing remarks