The World in 2050 (TWI2050) – a global research science and policy initiative hosted at IIASA and involving some 20 institutions worldwide will discuss the challenges of developing transformational and equitable pathways to sustainable development within planetary boundaries necessary for the success of both the Paris Agreement and the SDGs. The panelists will discuss how the initiative aims to address a broad spectrum of transformational challenges related to these two agreements.
Keynote: Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of National Development Planning of Indonesia
• Nebojsa Nakicenovic, Deputy Director General and Deputy CEO IIASA
• Carlo Carraro, Chancellor and Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Venice
• Nathan Hultman, Director of the Center for Global Sustainability and Associate Professor, University of Maryland School of Public Policy
• Pauline Scheelbeek, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and Future Earth
Co-organized by IIASA, Future Earth, and the Universities of Venice and of Maryland