Workshop Sessions 1-6

Monday, 24. April 2017
02:00 pm – 03:20 pm

Workshop 1: Building a Coalition for the Operationalization of Planetary Boundaries: Starting Points
Chair: Dr. Sarah Cornell, Research Coordinator Planetary Boundaries, Stockholm Resilience Centre

Workshop 2: Legitimization of Setting Planetary Boundaries: Scientific Findings and Normative Choices
Chair: Prof. Detlef van Vuuren, Senior Researcher, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency / Professor in Integrated Assessment of Global Environmental Change, Utrecht University

Workshop 3: Building on Experience: Lessons learned from initial operationalizations
Chair: Dr. Jörg Mayer-Ries, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety / Senior Fellow, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies

Workshop 4: Planetary Boundaries for SMEs: Starting points and added value
Chair: Prof. Dr. Markus Große Ophoff, Director of Environmental Communications, German Federal Environmental Foundation / Honorary Professor for Event Management and Sustainability Communication, University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück

Workshop 5: Implications of the Planetary Boundaries concept for new models of wealth
Chair: Prof. Dr. Hans Diefenbacher, Chair in Economics, University Heidelberg / Deputy Director, Forschungsstätte der Evangelischen Studiengemeinschaft e.V. (FEST)

Workshop 6: Public Understanding of the Planetary Boundaries. Experiences and Challenges for Communicators and Educators.
Chair: Prof. Dr. Kai Niebert, Anthropocene Learning Lab, Universität Zürich