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Queen’s Lecture with Dr. Emily Shuckburgh

Technische Universität Berlin, British Council, British Embassy | Emily Shuckburgh

Join us for this year’s Queen’s Lecture "A Blueprint for a Green Future" with Dr. Emily Shuckburgh, mathematician and climate scientist.

The Queen’s Lecture has been taking place with some interruptions since 1965 when The Queen gave it as a gift to the City of Berlin during her State Visit. Every year a British scientist talks about a prominent topic. This year the Queen’s Lecture will take place completely virtual due to the COVID-19 situation.

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Emily Shuckburgh

University of Cambridge

Director, Cambridge Zero

She is a mathematician and climate scientist and a Fellow of Darwin College, a Fellow of the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, an Associate Fellow of the Centre for Science and Policy and a Fellow of the British Antarctic Survey. She leads the UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training on the Application of AI to the study of Environmental Risks (AI4ER). Until April 2019 she led a UK national research programme on the Southern Ocean and its role in climate (ORCHESTRA), and was deputy head of the Polar Oceans Team and head of the Data Science Group at British Antarctic Survey. In the past she has worked at École Normale Supérieure in Paris and at MIT. She is a fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society and co-chair of their Climate Science Communications Group. She has also acted as an advisor to the UK Government on behalf of the Natural Environment Research Council. In 2016 she was awarded an OBE for services to science and the public communication of science. She is co-author with HRH The Prince of Wales and Tony Juniper of the Ladybird Book on Climate Change.

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