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White Rose Brussels Office Seminar

Location
The Renaissance Hotel, 19 Rue du Parnasse, Brussels
Date
8th April 2016
Time
09:00 - 14:00

09:00 Registration and Coffee

09:30 Welcome Address

Introduction by Dr Phil Holliday, European Public Affairs Director, White Rose.

Welcome by Professor Koen Lamberts, Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of York

09:35 Session 1: Sustainability

Chair: Ulf Björnholm Ottoson, Head of Office, Brussels Liaison Office to the EU

Institutions, UN Environmental Programme

Speakers: Professor Alastair Lewis, University of York

Professor Lenny Koh, University of Sheffield

Professor Oliver Carsten, University of Leeds

Panel Discussion

10:25 Coffee Break

10:45 Session 2: Food Security

Chair: Dr William Keegan, Senior Economics Commentator, the Observer

Speakers: Professor Tim Benton, University of Leeds

Professor Jurriaan Ton, University of Sheffield

Professor Paul Walton, University of York

Panel Discussion

11:35 Coffee Break 11:55 Session 3: Health and Wellbeing

Chair: Emma Carey, UK Research Office

Speakers: Professor Damien Lacroix, University of Sheffield

Professor Kate Pickett, University of York

Professor Helen Whelton, University of Leeds

Panel Discussion

12:45 Conclusion

Professor Koen Lamberts, Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of York

Wrap-up by Dr Phil Holliday, European Public Affairs Director, White Rose Brussels Office

12.55 Buffet Lunch and Networking

14.00 End

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