Add to Calendar   10/08/2016 09:00 AM 10/08/2016 02:00 PM America/New_York After Fossil Fuels-Oct 8

October 06, 2016 – 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
October 07, 2016 – 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
October 08, 2016 – 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

After Fossil Fuels: The Next Economy

 

At the close of the hottest summer in recorded history, there is now widespread understanding that climate change is already upon us.

 

But will the post-fossil fuel economy be prosperous, fair, durable, and resilient? What political economic and social changes must we make to ensure its success?

 

A remarkable gathering of many of the world’s leading thinkers, political figures, economists, investors, philanthropists, business leaders, educators, and public intellectuals will explore those questions in depth at this three-day conference. They will discuss what changes are urgently needed to spur a successful transition to a sustainable, resilient, prosperous, and equitable economy driven by safe, renewable energy.

 

The goals of this unique conference are bold: to transcend ideological and political differences, to highlight effective strategies, and to mobilize support for building the next economy.

 

Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH 

More information: http://new.oberlin.edu/events-activities/after-fossil-fuels/index.dot

Oberlin College 10/08/2016 09:00 AM

After Fossil Fuels-Oct 8

October 06, 2016 – 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
October 07, 2016 – 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
October 08, 2016 – 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

After Fossil Fuels: The Next Economy

 

At the close of the hottest summer in recorded history, there is now widespread understanding that climate change is already upon us.

 

But will the post-fossil fuel economy be prosperous, fair, durable, and resilient? What political economic and social changes must we make to ensure its success?

 

A remarkable gathering of many of the world’s leading thinkers, political figures, economists, investors, philanthropists, business leaders, educators, and public intellectuals will explore those questions in depth at this three-day conference. They will discuss what changes are urgently needed to spur a successful transition to a sustainable, resilient, prosperous, and equitable economy driven by safe, renewable energy.

 

The goals of this unique conference are bold: to transcend ideological and political differences, to highlight effective strategies, and to mobilize support for building the next economy.

 

Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH 

More information: http://new.oberlin.edu/events-activities/after-fossil-fuels/index.dot

WHEN
October 08, 2016 at 9am - 2pm
WHERE
Oberlin College

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