How will we innovate our means out of the local weather disaster? It’ll take boundless innovators all over the world to resolve humanity’s best challenges. And with all that innovation comes practically limitless potential for brand new merchandise, companies, enterprise fashions, corporations and whole industries.

For greater than 11 years, analysis performed on the King Abdullah College of Science and Know-how (KAUST), situated on the Crimson Coastline of Saudi Arabia, has targeted on addressing challenges associated to the atmosphere, vitality, water and meals. At present, KAUST, the primary and absolutely co-educational analysis institute within the Kingdom, is working to leverage science and expertise to search out options to the world’s most urgent issues.

On this one-hour dialog, three KAUST professors will talk about among the most promising improvements, in addition to how it’s partnering with corporations all over the world to speed up these improvements’ improvement and deployment.

Among the many subjects we’ll cowl:

How oceans are reacting to local weather change and what meaning past rising waters. 
How we are able to higher tackle water shortage by desalination, wastewater remedy, and water reuse. 
How utilizing saltwater can develop produce at a industrial scale.

Moderator:

Joel Makower, Government Editor, GreenBiz Group

Speaker:

Mark Tester, Professor, Plant Science; Affiliate Director, Middle for Desert Agriculture, KAUST (King Abdullah College of Science and Know-how)

Extra audio system to be introduced

If you cannot tune in stay, please register and we are going to e-mail you a hyperlink to entry the archived webcast footage and sources, accessible to you on-demand after the webcast.

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