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Dabo Guan

Tsinghua University

Dabo Guan is a Chair Professor in Climate Change Economics at the School of International Development at the University of East Anglia. He specialises in environmental economics for international climate change mitigation and adaptation in both developed and developing countries. He was a Lead Author for the Working Group III of the 5th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Dabo’s special expertise in the driving forces behind environmental and economic policies in China makes him particularly well placed to act as a bridge between the interests and sustainability efforts of both China and Western countries.

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Up to 20 scientists and leading experts from all over the world and a wide range of disciplines are invited to share insights into their future-changing work at the Falling Walls Conference on 9 November, in front of 700 international guests. In an inspiring, information-packed 15 minutes each, speakers present the core of their breakthroughs – which walls are they helping to tear down and how will it transform our lives?

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