ONE Networking Event

13th November 2018, 4-6pm Natural History Museum, Parks Road, Oxford

The afternoon event, to be held in the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, will feature: a keynote from Prof David Tilman (University of Minnesota) a leading expert in the fields of ecology, evolution and resource competition; a panel discussion; and updates on each of the ONE networks.

The main event will be held in the Lecture Theatre, followed by a networking opportunity in the museum.

We encourage anyone who works in the fields of Biodiversity, Climate, Energy, Food and Water, across Oxford University to attend.


16:00 Introduction - Professor Sir Charles Godfray (Director, Oxford Martin School)

Keynote Lecture
Solving Extinction, Health and Climate Problems: The Central Roles of Food and Agriculture
Professor David Tilman (University of Minnesota)
16:45 Questions and Panel Discussion
Chair: Professor Sir Charles Godfray
Professor David Tilman
Professor Lord John Krebs (Department of Zoology)
Professor Kathy Willis (Principal, St Edmund Hall)
Dr Claire Craig (Royal Society)
17:15 Introduction to the research landscape and the role of ONE
Professor Jim Hall (Environmental Change Institute)
17:20 Updates on ONE networks and strategy
Biodiversity: Professor Yadvinder Malhi (Environmental Change Institute)
Climate: Dr Helen Johnson (Department of Earth Sciences)
Energy: Professor Nick Eyre (Environmental Change Institute)
Future of Food: Professor Sir Charles Godfray (Oxford Martin School)
Water: Dr Dustin Garrick (Smith School for Enterprise and the Environment)
17:45 Perspectives and opportunities for interdisciplinary research on energy and the environment
Professor Patrick Grant (Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research)
Professor Sarah Whatmore (Head of Social Sciences Division)
17:55 Closing remarks and invitation to drinks and networking Professor Jim Hall (Environmental Change Institute)
18:00 Drinks and networking

All staff and research students working across the environment are invited to become members of the ONE networks. Please contact the co-ordinators if you would like to be added to the networks: Biodiversity | Climate | Energy | Future of Food | Water.