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WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders Webinar series “Engineering the Future” – Climate Action

October 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Description

The WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders is pleased to invite you to the webinar series “Engineering the Future” – Climate action.

Speakers, representing different levers – engineering, technology, finance, governance, collective action – will discuss the key challenges, opportunities and the role of new technologies, innovative engineering in reaching climate neutrality. Aim is to share the knowledge and inspire young engineers from Africa, Americas, Middle East, Asia / Pacific, Europe to proactively contribute to SDG 13 Climate Action.

These series of webinars seek to highlight the role of engineering design and systems-based approaches in risks identification, mitigation, and reduction, as well as recovery. It will highlight the key challenges to address and opportunities for better engineering systems across multiple sectors.

Background

This webinar follows UN SDG 13 and WFEO Declaration on Climate Emergency, in particular Section 3: “Strive for an engineering community where a diverse and inclusive membership can work collaboratively towards innovative climate mitigation strategies, engaging women and young engineers in particular to combat climate change.”

Webinar details

Date and Time: Monday, 12 October 2020 at 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm CET via Zoom

Moderator: Milda Pladaitė, WFEO YE/FL member.

Speakers:

Register in this page to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar via Zoom.

We are looking forward to your participation.

 

For more information:

Webinar registration page

WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders website

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Tags:
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Venue

Online

Organizer

WFEO Committee on Young Engineers / Future Leaders
Website:
http://www.wfeo.org/committee-young-engineers-future-leaders/