Welcome to the event Be The Change which shares facts about climate science and learnings but also the awe of the planet seen from space by NASA and the European Space Agency.

Date: Thursday 24 January 2019
Time:  6pm–8:30pm
Venue: Biograf Victoria, Götgatan 67, Stockholm

With several expeditions from 8 000 meter mountains Swedish high altitude climber Carina Ahlqvist tells stunning stories and show her cooperation with NASA and ESA through the years. Join the talks and inspiration with leaders and researchers from Al Gore’s Climate Reality Project and Stockholm Resilience Centre.

”Be the change you want to see in the world.”

The event is organized by Carina Ahlqvist, Climate Advocate and high altitude climber, and CO-moderated by Erik Huss, Climate Communicator at Fores and CEO at Husstainability.

Program

6 pm–7 pm Insights
7 pm–7:30 pm Break & mingle
7:30 pm–8:30 pm Inspiration

At stage

  • Carina Ahlqvist, Member in The Explorers Club New York, shares her experiences from five climate expeditions to 8000 m mountains.
  • Jeffrey Kargel, Adjunct Professor, Senior Research Scientist, NASA (video link from USA)
  • Frank Paul, Senior researcher at the University of Zürich (Switzerland), Science Lead of the ESA project Glaciers –CCI Climate Change Initiative (video link from Switzerland).
  • Per Olsson, leading the SRC research stream Resilience Science for Transformations, working with agency and system entrepreneurship, social-ecological innovations, and transformations to sustainability.
  • Christina Carlmark, Climate Reality Leader, Al Gore’s Climate Reality Project.

Moderators: Carina Ahlqvist and Erik Huss

Registration

Read more and register for the seminar here.