The Global School Virtual Event Series is a year-long public forum highlighting the significant role of The Global School at WPI in addressing global grand challenges.
This first event of the series will focus on Community Climate Adaptation. The keynote session includes Dr. Franco Montalto and Maria Belen Power in a lively moderated discussion with podcaster and national climate adaptation influencer, Doug Parsons.
WPI students and faculty will also present Lightning Talks about their projects related to Climate Change Adaptation.
- Greenhouse Gas Emissions Measurements in Eilat, Israel
- A Justice-Centered Approach to Climate Resilience Planning
- Coastal Resilience in Boston
- Wildfires and Climate Change
- Climate Change Adaptation Using Serious Games in Albania
- Sustainable Campus Design in Mozambique
- Watershed Scale Adaptation
This event will be available via the Zoom link below or live streaming on YouTube at https://youtu.be/jVLSdwJfS6U