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Tipping Points - from climate crisis to positive transformation

12th – 14th September 2022

University of Exeter, Exeter UK

We have left it too late to tackle climate change incrementally.
It now requires transformational change, and a dramatic acceleration of progress.

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Reduced rate for individuals from low income countries, students and charities.
Registration deadline 21st August.

Welcome

Join us for a unique meeting that will:

  • Improve warnings of the imminent risks of catastrophic climate tipping points.
  • Accelerate positive tipping points to avert the climate crisis.

To achieve our ambitious goals this special conference at Exeter University’s Forum will be dynamic and interactive. It will use facilitated workshops to foster collaboration and action to continue beyond the event.

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Tim Lenton

Director of the Global Systems Institute (GSI)

Joint meeting convenors

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Johan Rockström

Director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

Joint meeting convenors

Why attend?

  • Learn how long is left in the ‘safe zone’
  • Drill into the implications of latest science on global climate tipping points and planetary boundaries
  • Take part in ‘state-of-the-art’ plenaries and action-orientated workshops.
  • Co-develop new approaches for triggering positive tipping points for a socially just transformation.
  • Identify opportunities for positive tipping points in finance, landscape restoration, food systems, finance, communications, behaviour change and the role of social movements.
  • Join a growing alliance of partners working together on tipping points

Over 3 days participants will go on a journey from facing up to the risks from climate change tipping points to being empowered by the opportunities in triggering positive social tipping points.

Key themes are:

  • Climate tipping points risks and how to manage them
  • Interacting tipping points across climate, ecological and social systems
  • Identifying positive tipping points across sectors and societies
  • How to trigger positive tipping points
A list of partners that are associated with the meeting at the University this September
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Reduced rate for individuals from low income countries, students and charities.
Registration deadline 21st August.