The Energy Water Food Stress Nexus
Panel Discussions

Discussion // The Energy Water Food Stress Nexus

Nexus Discussion organised by the Royal Geographical Society and IBG

The world's energy, water and food systems are tightly interlinked. How will these vital resources cope in the coming decades from a growing and more prosperous global population?

Speakers

  • Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer of Royal Dutch Shell
  • Tim Brown, CEO of IDEO, a global innovation and design firm
  • Kim Noone, Director of the Swedish Secretariat for Environmental Earth System Sciences (SSEESS) at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Professor of Meteorology at the Department of Applied Environmental Science at Stockholm University, and affiliated with the Stockholm Resilience Centre
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Climate Change

ECCA 2019 // European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

ECCA 2019 is an opportunity to share and learn from professionals in adaptation, while discovering new products and research as well as alternative approaches to engaging with stakeholders. The food-water-energy nexus is listed as one of the topics under the Global Climate Challenges chapter. Closing date for submissions is 31 Oct 2018.

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Events

Zambia Water Forum

The 8th Zambia Water Forum and Exhibition seeks to raise awareness on the importance of Sanitation and good hygiene practices. The objective of the Forum is to bring together various national and international experts to discuss the impact of sanitation on water security.

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Conferences, Forums and Symposiums

IAMG2019 // 20th Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences

The conference will cover the usual topics in geo-mathematics, geostatistics, and geomodeling but in particular will bring to fore geomodeling issues at the intersection of food, water, and energy. The challenge of meeting the increased demand for food, water, and energy and the resultant stress on our geo-sphere is broadly accepted as one of the major scientific challenges facing mankind. The feedback processes intrinsic to this tri-partite cycle are best-studied using sophisticated...

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