He has been pivotal in establishing research around carbon budgets and the transformation of different societal sectors to acceptable mitigation levels based on politically agreed goals.

 sixteen of the seventeen warmest years on record having occurred since 2000
Sixteen of the seventeen warmest years on record have occurred since 2000. Photo NASA

This annual memorial lecture is in honour of Gordon Goodman, founding director of the Beijer Institute at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences from 1977–1989 and the Stockholm Environment Institute from 1989–1991.

This is a great opportunity to meet a prominent thinker and scientist in the field of climate. The lecture is open to the public and is held at 13.30 PM on the 21st of September at the Royal Academy of Sciences.

Read more about the lecture and register here