Episodes

Sept. 9, 2020

Ep8: Roger Dennis 'The Price of Resilience'

What does a futurist do? Does it include dealing with jetpacks? Or is it more about helping organisations to become more resilien…

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Sept. 2, 2020

Ep7: Bertrand Piccard 'A Good and Exciting Life'

According to Wikipedia, Bertrand Piccard is a Swiss psychiatrist and balloonist. This is something of an understatement. Bertrand…

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Aug. 26, 2020

Ep6: Christiana Figueres 'To Paris and Beyond'

What does it take to turn a demoralised organisation around? How to convince 195 states to sign up to the Paris agreement? What d…

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Aug. 19, 2020

Ep5: Kirsty Gogan 'Fighting for Nuclear'

What role (if any) should nuclear play in a low carbon future? Should we build more large-scale light-water reactors despite high…

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Aug. 12, 2020

Ep4: Barbara Buchner 'Counting the Climate Cash'

How much is being invested in climate action around the world? Where and in which sectors are the investments concentrated? How m…

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Aug. 5, 2020

Ep3: Antony Slumbers 'Real Estate in the Crosshairs'

Why human skills matter in an intensely more technological world? Are we going to return to our offices when the pandemic is over…

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July 29, 2020

Ep2: Rachel Kyte "Investing in climate leadership "

What is stopping us from providing affordable and reliable energy for all? What is the role of graduate education in addressing t…

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July 22, 2020

Ep1: Prof. Cameron Hepburn "Building back better"

What makes a green stimulus? What might a better metric for economic performance than GDP look like? Who is the faster cyclist, M…

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