The Environment Society hold regular academic, social, and networking events for members and others interested in contributing.

A new regular event will be the Round Table discussions, a series of informal presentations given by members on their areas of specialty and interest. Forthcoming prospective topics: Comparison of Environmental Issues in the Middle East and Australia; the Oil and Gas Industry;

Events in 2009:

March

Follow the link above for an audio podcast as well as the powerpoint slides of the presentation along with further information on the event and Desertec.

  • Friday, March 6th: Green Forum
    • 3pm-4pm   Introduction to Green Careers
      • LSE Careers Center
      • LEAD International
      • Global Action Plan
    • 4pm-6pm    Panel: What is the role of carbon markets in the global economy?
      • SustainAbility, Merrill Lynch, European Climate Exchange, Ecoagriculture Partners
    • 6pm-8pm    Green Networking Fair
  • see this link for more information

February

  • Intercollegiate pub quiz against University College London and Royal Holloway

January

  • Round Table on Poznan 2008 – an insiders view of the UN climate change conference presented by members who were present.

Events in 2008:

  • Film screening of The Inconvenient Truth
  • Fortnightly Green Drinks and discussions on:  “Weak and Strong Sustainability”; “The US Elections”; and “The Effect of the Credit Crunch”.