Past Event

Wild Weather

Tue, Dec 13 2011 - 6:00pm

Wild Weather

Chris Field, Director, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science
Dave Friedberg, Founder & CEO, The Climate Corporation
Karen O'Brien, Professor of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo
Michael Oppenheimer, Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs, Princeton

Massive blizzards are slamming the East Coast and epic droughts are parching the Southwest. Though scientists are careful to say no single storm can be attributed to climate change, their models indicate more droughts, floods and other extremes are headed our way. How can farmers, companies and governments manage weather risk? Join our discussion to find out what Mother Nature has in store.

Location: SF Club Office 
Time: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 p.m. program,  7 p.m. reception 
Cost: $20 standard, $12 members,$7 students (with valid ID)
Also know:  In association with Science & Technology MLF