Environment Seminar Series: Dr. Navin Ramankutty Export this event to calendar

Friday, October 16, 2015 — 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT

The Faculty of Environment is proud to announce the latest installment of our exciting free speaker series. 

Please join us Friday October 16, 2015 for a free lecture on the environment presented by a special guest lecturer.

Complimentary lunch will also be served at 12pm.

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Special Guest Lecture:

Understanding Communication and the Environment: Global Land Use and Food Security 

Presented by Dr. Navin Ramankutty from the Liu Institute for Global Issues and Institute for Resources, Environment & Sustainability. University of British Columbia.

Navin Ramankutty's research concerns global land use change and its implications, focusing on agricultural practice and the implications for environmental change and food security. He employs data and models to address the question of how to feed 9-10 billion people while reducing agriculture’s environmental footprint.
 
His research interests also include global agriculture and food security, land use and cover change, global environmental change, global climate change, earth system science, ecosystem services, climate-vegetation interactions, global biogeochemical cycles.
 

Speaker Series Poster

Cost 
Free
Location 
Environment 2
Room 2002
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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