Past Events

March 28, 2019 - March 29, 2019
The pace of global change poses multiple risks to communities and ecosystems, but also presents unprecedented opportunities to address those risks and cultivate a more resilient and prosperous future. This Global Change Forum explored opportunities within agriculture, finance, energy, weather extremes, critical environmental threshholds, and national security.
December 05, 2018 - December 12, 2018
Events and activities of the MIT delegation, including Joint Program, CEEPR and MITEI 
November 01, 2018
There are considerable forces shaping the future of agriculture. Identifying research needs on sector-specific climate effects and risks is both urgent and essential. Researchers at the MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change have many years of experience identifying challenges for the agricultural sector, and can provide expert guidance to assess risk and create new opportunities.
June 04, 2018
The latest in our workshop series on leading-edge, actionable global change research focuses on energy-at-scale. In this invitation-only, lecture-free workshop, participants will engage with Joint Program experts in an interactive dialogue highlighting key challenges and opportunities in large-scale, low-carbon energy technology deployment.
March 26, 2018 - March 28, 2018
More than 300 companies have committed to implementing science-based targets as a measurable, verifiable way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions at levels consistent with the aims of the Paris Agreement. This Global Change Forum explored the foundations of science-based targets and the challenges of implementing them.  
January 31, 2018
Joint Program-affiliated researcher Sarah Fletcher, other MIT grad students/postdocs discuss water resource challenges.