2008 annual SDRN conference

By SDRN on 4th August 2008
Date and Time: 
Thursday, September 11, 2008 - 09:45 to 17:45

‘Sustainable development: new issues, new challenges

The 2008 Annual  SDRN Conference took place on Thursday 11th September at the RSA, London. Many thanks to all the SDRN members that helped to make this year's SDRN Annual Conference another great success. Over 150 SDRN members attended the event to listen to a host of speakers discussing sustainable development research and policy. Special thanks to Bill Stow, Defra's DG Evidence and Strategy, for stepping in to give a Keynote address at the last minute (and for remaining so calm in the wake of IT problems) and to all our sponsors and all other speakers, discussants and session Chairs.

A final SDRN Conference Agenda and a Full Programme from the event are available to download, and all presentations from the day are also online.

The Conference once again featured the ESRC/NERC Young Researchers' Poster Session, aimed at showcasing the work of early career sustainable development researchers. This year’s competition was themed ‘Living with Environmental Change’ to mark the launch of the landmark, multidisciplinary ‘Living with Environmental Change’ (LWEC) research programme. More...

Listen again… SDRN members who were unable to attend the Conference will soon be able to listen again to the day's events via downloadable MP3 recordings of the sessions. Regretfully, due to technical difficulties, only five of the sessions were recorded in 2008.

The 2008 Conference gained coverage in SD Scene, in RELU's October Newsletter and in the Regeneration and Renewal magazine...

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Read more about our previous conferences…

Annual Conference 2007
Annual Conference 2006

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