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CUTransitions Talks: Modelling transitions - overview and future avenues

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Date: Monday 5 August 2019
Venue: Centre for Urban Transitions EW building Swinburne University of Technology John Street, Hawthorn

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Modelling has been a consistent, if small, niche within the sustainability transitions research community. Dr Fjalar de Haan presents an overview of research done under the banner of transitions modelling, with an emphasis on work he have been involved in. He will also discuss future avenues and the role of data.

Keynote speaker

Dr Fjalar de Haan is a theoretician, developing computational and mathematical approaches for a scientific understanding of transitions to sustainability. Fjalar has an MSc in theoretical physics and did his PhD on transitions. He worked on health-care, water and energy, with international, interdisciplinary teams, with industry, and on curiosity-driven solo projects.

About CUTransition Talks

CUTransitions Talks are lunchtime learning sessions of 30 minutes followed by 30 minutes discussion. Registrations essential via sparkinson@swin.edu.au.

Contact Information: Sharon Parkinson
Email: sparkinson@swin.edu.au