Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions presents Climate Change: Why do We Know What We Know? Dr. Thomas Stocker, University of Bern and Co-Chair, Working Group I of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change will be speaking about climate change on Tue. June 7, 2011 from 7:30 – 9:00 pm.
This is a free public lecture by world-leading Swiss climate scientist, Dr. Thomas Stocker. He holds one of the most prestigious jobs in the scientific world as Co-Chair of IPCC Working Group I which assesses the physical science basis that underpins our understanding of climate change and global warming. Dr. Stocker also heads the Division of Climate and Environmental Physics at The University of Bern, which is at the cutting edge of climate research.
His talk, ‘Climate Change: Why do we know that we know’, will explain the physical science basis of climate change. This event is an important opportunity for British Columbians to learn about the latest scientific discoveries, and to ask questions on the IPCC, the leading international body for assessing climate change.
Location: Fletcher Challenge Canada Theatre, SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings St., Vancouver BC
For more information please call 250-853-3678