Dr. Jon Price – President GSA
Ort: Telegrafenberg, Haus H, GFZ Potsdam
Termin: 14. April 2016, 14:00 Uhr
2015 GSA Presidential Address – The World is Changing
Our science is increasingly global, as we recognize the challenges of understanding interconnected Earth systems, meeting the rising global demand for mineral and energy resources, handling tradeoffs regarding sustainable development, and reducing the risks of natural disasters that impact the global economy. The geosciences are vital to meeting these societal challenges. The future is bright for the geosciences, from many perspectives.
Demand is high for nearly every mineral and energy resource. This high demand provides many opportunities for geoscientists to contribute throughout the life cycles of these resources (from exploration and mining to reclamation and recycling) and to continually improve environmentally responsible and economi-cally sustainable extractive activities. Mehr erfahren …