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Complexity and resilience in cities

Organiser Future Resilient Systems programme – Singapore-ETH Centre
Location Singapore
Date October 13th, 2017
Title

A complexity curriculum for high school education

Organiser United World College South East Asia
Location UCWSEA East & Dover
Date October 6-7, 2017
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Urban resilience workshop

Organiser Chief Resilience Officer Melaka
Location Melaka, Malaysia
Date October 5th, 2017
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Apprendre la resilience avec le jeu Nexus!

Organiser Villes et territoires résilient – Les colloques de Cerisy
Location Cerisy la Salle
Date July 26th, 2017
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Resilience Garage – four taster sessions with Seoul, Glasgow, Panama City and Dallas

Organiser 100RC Global Resilience Summit
Location New York City
Date July 26th, 2017
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A resilient approach to innovation

Organiser COTEC annual meeting
Location Porto
Date May 15th, 2017
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Video

Title

A masterclass in resilience

Organiser 100 Resilient Cities
Location London & New York
Date May 8th, June 20th 2017
Title

La resilience et les systèmes complexes: Une approche pratique.

Organiser Resilience Academy – 100 Resilience Cities
Location Paris
Date May 4th, 2017
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Title

Resilience and risk management – a practical tool

Organiser International Risk Governance Council
Location IASS Potsdam
Date March 16th, 2017
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Reducing methane emissions from the oil and gas industry

Organiser CCAC side event at COP22
Location Marrakech
Date November 16th, 2016
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Title

Integrating complexity into a high school curriculum

Organiser Mahindra United World College
Location Pune
Date November 7th, 2016
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Title

Future Proofing: Horizon Scanning and Scenario Planning for Sustainability

Organiser Sustainability Leadership Forum – Atlanta hosted by Birla Carbon Topic
Location Atlanta
Date January 26th, 2017
Title

Collaborative Governance for Complex Systems – A conversation with Peter Ho and Ann Florini

Organiser TRI-SECTOR FORUM 2016
Location Singapore Management University
Date April 28th, 2016
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Mexico City Resilience Garage

Organiser Rockefeller Foundation 100 Resilient Cities
Location Laboratorio para la ciudad, Mexico City
Date April 19-22, 2016
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Title

Decentralisation as a source of order in the energy transition

Organiser ENECO
Location Lage Weide power plant, Utrecht
Date April 12th, 2016
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Title

A systems lens on the energy transition in the Netherlands

Organiser PBL – Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency
Location Bilthoven
Date March 3rd, 2016
Title

Nexus! The Resilience Game

Organiser Rockefeller Foundation
Location New York City
Date January 11th, 2016
Title

Mitigating methane emissions

Organiser Veolia Institute
Location COP21, Le Bourget Paris
Date December 8th, 2015
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Title

A few degrees less (in dutch)

Organiser VPRO Tegenlicht meet-up
Location Pakhuis de Zwijger, Amsterdam
Date November 25th, 2015
Video

Title

Nature and the art of policy making

Organiser World Forum on Natural Capital
Location Edinburgh
Date November 23rd, 2015
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Title

Oil and Gas Methane Emissions: Impacts, Sources, and Solutions

Organiser Mitigating methane emissions: From science to innovative solutions
Location Veolia Institute, Paris
Date November 9th, 2015
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Title

Sustainability – narratives and policy

Organiser OECD – Complexity of the Economy: Research and Policy Implications
Location Paris
Date October 26th, 2015
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Singapore Resilience Garage

Organiser Civil Service College and Rockefeller Foundation 100 Resilient Cities
Location Singapore
Date September 22nd, 2015
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Title

Oil and Gas Methane: An Untapped Opportunity for Near-Term Greenhouse Gas Reductions

Organiser Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)
Location Potsdam
Date September 1st, 2015
Title

Towards an adaptive government

Organiser Ministry of Internal Affairs and Kingdom Relations
Location Amersfoort
Date August 31st, 2015
Title

The Dutch Energy Transition

Organiser Royal Dutch Shell
Location The Hague
Date August 28th, 2015
Title

A systems framing of Natural Capital

Organiser Natural Capital Coalition
Location London
Date June 26th, 2015
Title

The resilient organization

Organiser KEA Copenhagen School of Design and Technology
Location Copenhagen
Date June 4th, 2015
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Title

Integrating Resilience Thinking Into Practice

Organiser Rockefeller Foundation
Location New York City
Date May 28th, 2015
Title

A systems perspective on Dutch public housing policy

Organiser AEDES board of directors
Location The Hague
Date March 19th, 2015
Title

Complexity, ethics and ABNAMRO

Organiser The Hague Symposium on Ethics & Finance
Location Senate Chamber – The Hague
Date April 15th, 2015
Presentation

Title

Complexity and the Art of Public Policy

Organiser Spui25 – University of Amsterdam
Location Amsterdam
Date February 17th, 2015
Title

Challenging the future: the role of scenarios in sustainable transport

Organiser RACE2050 – The European Economic and Social Committee
Location Brussels
Date January 29th, 2015
Title

Why complexity science is important for high school education

Organiser International Baccalaureate Organisation
Location The Hague
Date November 25th, 2014
Title

Interview: CCAC – A partnership to reduce emissions from the Oil & Gas industry

Organiser BNR Radio (in Dutch)
Location Amsterdam
Date November 24th, 2014
Soundtrack Link to interview – min. 13:44 to 21:32
Title

Energiewende: Incremental Change or System Transition?
Keynote & Panel Discussion

Organiser A joint event of the Hertie School of Governance and TU-Campus EUREF
Location Berlin
Date November 14th, 2014
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Title

The essence of scenarios

Organiser Singapore Management University
Location Singapore
Date October 29th, 2014
Title

Complexity and the Art of Public Policy

Organiser Civil Service College
Location Singapore
Date October 24th, 2014
Title

Urban resilience

Organiser Opening keynote at the conference on Sustainable Urban Transition in the Øresund Region
Location Copenhagen
Date September 30th, 2014
Title

Complexity and the Art of Public Policy

Organiser Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, George Mason University
Location Fairfax, VA
Date September 19th, 2014
Title

Complexity and the Art of Public Policy

Organiser Harvard Kennedy School
Location Cambridge, MA
Date September 16th, 2014
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Title

Tackling methane emissions

Organiser Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS): Shale Gas in Europe – A transdisciplinary approach
Location Potsdam
Date May 22nd, 2014
Title

Opening speech: Resilience in an urban world

Presentation

Panel moderation: New Climate Economics for an urban world

Presentation

Workshop: Putting Resilience into practice

Organiser Powering Progress Together – Shell 2014
Location Rotterdam
Date May 15th, 2014
Title

Complexity and the Art of Public Policy – Debate with Eric Beinhocker

Organiser Blavatnik School of Government and the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment
Location Oxford
Date May 8th, 2014
Title

Complexity and the Art of Public Policy – Debate with Alexander Rinnooy Kan

Organiser De Balie
Location Amsterdam
Presentation (in Dutch)
Date May 1st, 2014
Title

Complexiteit en Openbaar Beleid

Organiser Symposium: Aspecten van complexiteit, voorafgaand oratie Lex Hoogduin
Location Aula, State University Groningen
Date April 22nd, 2014
Title

The Essence of scenarios – Learning from the Shell experience

Organiser Amsterdam University Press Book launch
Location NRC Amsterdam
Date March 4th, 2014
Title

Tackling methane emissions

Organiser Opening Plenary – Society for Petroleum Engineers Europe Conference
Location Vienna
Date February 24th, 2014
Title

A corporate framing of resilience and complexity

Organiser Grip on Complexity – Royal Academy of Sciences/National Science Foundation
Location Amsterdam
Date December 5th, 2013
Interview
Speech
Title

Laissez-faire activism – the complexity frame for public policy

Organiser Governance and Complexity – Center for Strategic Futures
Location Singapore
Date July 2013
Title

Economy, environment and society: bridging the gaps

Organiser European Sustainable Cities & Towns Conference
Location Geneva
Date April 2013
Title

Une nouvelle voie de croissance pour l’Europe

Organiser Conseil Scientifique et Industriel des TABLES RONDES DE L’ARBOIS
Location Aix-en-Provence
Date April 2013
Title

Is Green Growth Possible?

Organiser WIFO
Location Vienna
Date January 2013
Title

Croissance verte: les Allemands savent-il quelquechose que nous ne savons pas?

Organiser Les Grandes Conferences de l’OCP
Location Paris
Date December 2012
Title

Aviation technology and biofuels

Organiser AirportNext Conference Schiphol
Location Schiphol
Date June 2012
Title

Who will invest in tomorrow’s energy?

Organiser Keynote speech Energie Nederland conference
Location The Hague
Date June 2012
Title

From Rio to Rio – the impact of LEAD’s 20 years on leadership for sustainable development

Organiser World Summit on Sustainable Development
Location Rio de Janeiro
Date June 2012
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Title

A New Growth Path for Europe – Greening Poland’s and Germany’s Economies

Organiser Business Exchange on Practical Experiences and Policy Frameworks – Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
Location Warsaw
Date February 2012
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Title

A New Growth Path for Europe – Greening the Economy in Germany and Hungary

Organiser Business Exchange on Practical Experiences and Policy Frameworks – German-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce
Location Budapest
Date January 2012
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Title

Economic models and global challenges

Organiser BEPA, the Bureau of European Policy Advisors , European Commission, Berlaymont
Location Brussels
Date October 2011
Title

A New Growth Path for Europe

Organiser OECD
Location Paris
Date April 2011
Title

A new growth path for Europe

Organiser Ministry of Economic Affairs Agriculture and Innovation
Location The Hague
Date March 2011
Title

A new growth path for Europe. Generating prosperity and jobs in the low-carbon economy

Organiser Smith School Seminar Series, Smith School of Enterprise and Environment, University of Oxford
Location Oxford
Date March 2011
Title

Learning with Futures

(with Angela Wilkinson)

Organiser WRR – Scientific Council for Government Policy
Location The Hague
Date June 2010
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Title

Interconnectivity: implications for leadership and social networks

Organiser INAC (executive search worldwide) 37th annual conference
Location The Hague
Date June 2010
Title

The Oxford Scenarios: BEYOND THE FINANCIAL CRISIS

Organiser RiskCapital 2010
Location Frankfurt
Date June 2010
Title

The Oxford Scenarios: BEYOND THE FINANCIAL CRISIS

Organiser Cambridge Sustainability Programme
Location Cambridge
Date May 2010
Title

The energy and environment policy process

Organiser GSD BIG STEP conference
Location Brussels
Date April 2010
Title

The Future of energy – Shell scenarios

Organiser LEAD International Conference
Location Beijing
Date November 2009
Title

The Oxford scenarios: Beyond the financial crisis

Organiser Keynote Address Global Economic Forum
Location Kiel
Date August 2009
Title

Perspectives on Carbon Capture and Storage

Organiser An Eye on the Future: the World Bank in a Changing World
Location Amsterdam
Date July 2008
Title

How do companies make decisions under uncertainty?

Organiser Certain or uncertain: an adventure around uncertainty and science – Netherlands Royal Academy of Science (KNAW)
Location Amsterdam
Date April 2008
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Title

The Future of energy – Shell scenarios

Organiser Honours Class Erasmus University Economics Faculty
Location Rotterdam
Date December 2006
Title

LNG and security of supply

Organiser IEA Gas Security Workshop: Coping with Security Challenges of Natural Gas Markets
Location Paris
Date June 2006
Title

LNG Regasification: The Hidden Issues

Organiser GasTech
Location Bilbao
Date March 2005
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Title

Sustainability, Innovation and Complexity: the dynamics of implementing sustainable development objectives in a company

Organiser Complexity, Ethics and Creativity Conference at the London School of Economics
Location London
Date September 2003
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Title

The critical role of global corporations – How does global business impact society?

Organiser Dräger Foundation – VII Zavikon Conference
Location Dresden
Date February 2003
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Title

The Earth Summit listened to the voices of Big Business, not the needs of the planet

Organiser Oxford Union debate
Location Oxford
Date October 2002
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Corporate Social Responsibilty

Organiser ACDE Christian Employers
Location Buenos Aires
Date May 2002
Title

A corporate perspective on Sustainable development

Organiser World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD)
Location JOHANNESBURG
Date September 2002
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