Expert lectures: Societal Aspects of Climate Change
On 13, 18 and 25 May 2022 LIAS organised three expert lectures in the framework of the project 'Societal aspects of climate change'. In the Hollands College Robert Jeszke (Poland), Florian Kaiser (Germany) and Lindsay Bremner (UK) were speaking successively about the role energy conversion, behavioural change and big cities play in the climate issue.
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These lectures are followed by a panel discussion and were open to the public.

Programme & Registration

Friday 13 May 2022

'Coal Phase out is Key to the World Climate Strategy' with Prof. Robert Jeszke (The National Centre for Emissions Management KOBiZE, Poland), respondents Eswaran Somanathan & Jos Delbeke

Wednesday 18 May 2022

'Can we Influence Behavioural Change' with Prof. Florian Kaiser (Universität Magdeburg, Germany), respondents Ángela Inés Cadena, Fekadu Beyene Aleka & Siegfried Dewitte

Wednesday 25 May 2022

'Climate Change and Urbanisation' with Prof. Lindsay Bremner (Westminster University, UK), respondents Luciana Travassos & Hilde Heynen.


The intention is to gather scientific insights about major societal challenges in LIAS on the basis of international and interdisciplinary consultation.

Luc Sels

Rector KU Leuven and Co-Chair LIAS Foundation