Meet the Panellists
Prof. Chris Field is the Faculty Director at Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment. Prof. Field’s climate change research focuses on solutions that improve lives now, decrease the amount of future warming, and support vibrant economies. He is deeply involved in national and international efforts to advance understanding of global ecology and change, and served from 2008 – 2015 as co-chair of Working Group II of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Associate Prof. Katharine Mach is Associate Professor at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. A/Prof. Mach’s research assesses climate change risks and response options to address increased flooding, extreme heat, wildfire, and other hazards. She is the 2020 recipient of the Piers Sellers Prize for world leading contribution to solution-focused climate research. She was actively involved as co-director of Working Group II of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change from 2010 – 2015.
Dr. Hezri Adnan is Distinguished Fellow at the Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia. Dr. Adnan has a PhD in Public Policy from the Australian National University, and specialises in sustainable development solutions in areas like green economy and natural resources governance. He served as a Member of the United Nations’ International Resource Panel (IRP) from 2015 to 2018. He is also the former CEO of the Langkawi Development Authority.
Prof. Koh Lian Pin is the Director at the NUS Centre for Nature-based Climate Solutions. Prof. Koh is one of the most highly cited conservation scientists in Asia, a TED-Global speaker, Founding Director of ConservationDrones.org, and a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader. He has most recently been appointed a Nominated Member of Parliament. He brings 16 years of international research experience in the field of sustainability and environmental science. In 2020, he returned to Singapore under the National Research Foundation’s Returning Singaporean Scientists scheme to join NUS.
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