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Seminar: Health, Climate Change and the Megalopolis

10 March 2009


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The UCL Environment Institute will be holding a seminar titled 'Climate Change and the Megalopolis' on Wednesday 18 March 2009. Speakers include:

•    Dr David Satterthwaite (UCL Development Planning Unit)
•    Dr Ka-Man Lai (UCL Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering)
•    Dr Ben Croxford (UCL Bartlett School of Graduate Studies)

The seminar will be held in Room G07 in the Pearson Building. There is an informal lunch at 1pm, followed by presentations and discussion from 2-5 pm.

The seminar forms part of an interdisciplinary series on 'Sustainability and the Megalopolis: Facing the Urban Realities of the 21st Century'. The seminars will focus on challenges of urban growth to issues such as health, security, culture and ecology.

All seminars will take place on Wednesday afternoons throughout the spring and summer terms.

If you would like to attend, please register for the seminar by emailing Karolina Kendall-Bush.

For more information on the UCL Environment Institute, follow the link at the top of the page.