Noted physicist-turned-ecologist and BIDS Faculty Affiliate John Harte, a senior researcher at UC Berkeley's Energy and Resources Group, spoke recently to the Humanist Science Committee in Salida, Colorado, offering "a fresh take on the dire topic of climate change." Read the Environmental Health News summary article here:
This lecture provided an overview of the European Union’s policy for blockchain technologies. A blockchain network for cross-border cooperation in the public sector is emerging, and the proposed Crypto Assets Market Regulation and regulatory sandboxes will enhance legal certainty. Environmental concerns, however, remain an issue and call for a thoughtful policy response.
BIDS Visiting Fellow Anni Hellman, a 2021-2022 EU Fellow with the Berkeley Institute of European Studies, presented this talk on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, at 12:00 – 1:00 PM Pacific. The event was held both in person and over Zoom. Pre-registration was required. This event was free to attend. Read more in this CLTC News summary article.
A ‘Digital Twin Ocean’ is planned as part of the European Green Deal and the European Digital Strategy, and as part of a wider ambition to deliver a Digital Twin Earth under the ‘Destination Earth’ Initiative.