Summer School in Energy Economics
Date:18 February 2019, 9:00am - 21 February 2019, 4:00pm
The Summer School programme outlines key issues facing New Zealand, including dependence on imported liquid fuel, developing and integrating renewable sources of energy, public transport and climate change. The School is divided into two parts. The first part will review economic models for analysing energy policy, including basic models of supply and demand, and dynamic models demonstrating the role of uncertainty in energy policy analysis.
Our Water Future: putting water at the centre of our city
Date:21 February 2019, 5:00pm - 21 February 2019, 7:00pm
Facilitated by our MC Te Radar, our panel of experts will kick start the conversation to help identify challenges and find new strategies and solutions to promote sustainable management of Te Mauri o te wai - the life supporting capacity of Auckland’s water. Water quality is becoming an issue for Auckland. From believing that water was plentiful and free to now facing the impacts of water scarcity, poor water quality and the effects of climate change, but what can we do about it? A value-based approach connects our decisions back to what matters most.
Date:12 February 2019, 7:00pm - 28 May 2019, 9:00pm
Last Tuesday of each month | 26 March. Demented yeast and obese flies: model organisms in biomedical research Massey University Auckland scientists and guest speakers take you into the fascinating world of scientific discoveries. Most lectures are held on the Massey Auckland campus, Albany in the Sir Neil Waters lecture theatre.