Events

Pending Puzzles: It’s not Easy Being Green

04 Mar 2024
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Welcome to the second event of the Pending Puzzle series, where we engage in interdisciplinary dialogue with experts in the field More →

Discussion Event: Social Enterprises, ESG and Corporate Purpose

13 Nov 2023 - 12 Nov 2023

CCE Discussion Event with Professor Ernest Lim, Vice Dean of the Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore, who spoke on social enterprises and law. 13 November  2023, Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge. More →

Discussion Dinner: Professor Robert Eccles

12 Oct 2023
7:30pm - 1:00am

Discussion Dinner with Professor Robert Ecces, visiting professor at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School,
12 October, Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge More →

Lecture: The Politicization of ESG

12 Oct 2023
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Public Lecture with Professor Robert Eccles, visiting professor at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School12 October 2023, University of Cambridge FULL HOUSE – The Centre had the honour of hosting Professor Robert Eccles and welcoming over 100 academics, practitioners,… More →

Discussion Tea: Futures Work and Climate Action

25 Sep 2023
3:00pm - 5:00pm

CCE Discussion Event with Professor Hideaki Shiroyama and Professor Yee Kuang Heng, University of Tokyo
25 September 2023, Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge More →

Discussion Dinner: with Professor Dan Puchniak

18 Sep 2023
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Discussion Dinner with Dan Puchniak, Professor of Law at Singapore Management University
Christ’s College, University of Cambridge, 18 September 2023 More →

Discussion Event: Contracts, Climate and Biodiversity

06 Sep 2023
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Contracts provide businesses, individuals, and governments the ability to create legally-binding commitments that may help address environmental issues. In this discussion, we will consider how contracts could help businesses address biodiversity loss and navigate emerging policy responses to this crisis.… More →

Inaugural International Conference on ESG and Climate Governance

26 Jun 2023 - 28 Jun 2023

The inaugural International Conference on ESG and Climate Governance, bringing together academic experts, practitioners and board directors, will take place at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, between 26 and 28 June 2023. Sim Kee Boon Institute (SKBI) for Financial Economics at… More →

CCE Fireside Chat: How digitalisation can help us adapt to climate change

27 Apr 2023
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us for this Fireside Chat with CCE Hoffmann Fellow – Dr Daoping Wang. Dr Wang, along with a colleague will be chatting with Emily Farnworth, Director of CCE about how digitalisation can help us adapt to climate change. More →

CCE Fireside Chat: Advancing climate action on different frontiers

26 Apr 2023
5:30pm - 7:00pm

Join us for this Fireside Chat with Navin Rauniar, partner at Tata Consultancy Services, and Anu Brar, Senior Deputy Advocate General of Punjab. In a chat with Emily Farnworth, Director of CCE, Navin and Anu will offer their perspectives on… More →

CCE Fireside Chat: Using the law to protect our nature and climate

24 Apr 2023
5:30pm - 7:00pm

Join us for this Fireside Chat with Jenni Ramos, lawyer at the Commonwealth Climate and Law Initiative. Jenni will be chatting with Harriet Harthan, Head of Content for CCE, about how the law can help protect nature and the climate.   More →

Climate Change: Can we Escape the Tragedy of the Commons?

23 Mar 2023
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Emily Farnworth and fellow speakers at this discussion event More →

Women in Law: Finding Resilience in Different Pathways

08 Mar 2023
6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Hughes Hall Law Society celebrating International Women’s Day with a roundtable featuring women from around the world sharing their stories of resilience. Speakers include: Emily Farnworth – Emily is a Director at the Centre for Climate Engagement. Prior to this… More →

Education subject area event: learning, awareness, and climate engagement

01 Feb 2023
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Climate change and the current emergency is at the forefront of our lives.  At Hughes Hall, and as part of the Bridge Initiative, the Centre for Climate Engagement (CCE) was established to increase awareness of climate change mitigation and adaptation… More →

Cambridge Zero Research Symposium – Climate & Disease

07 Dec 2022
1:00pm - 5:15pm

Call For Papers and Attendance This Michaelmas term, Cambridge Zero in collaboration with Hughes Hall Centre for Climate Engagement are running four half day research symposia. The aim of these symposia is to showcase the ground-breaking research related to sustainability, climate change,… More →

Cambridge Zero Research Symposium – Behavioural Change & Education

21 Nov 2022
1:00pm - 5:15pm

Call For Papers and Attendance This Michaelmas term, Cambridge Zero in collaboration with Hughes Hall Centre for Climate Engagement are running four half day research symposia. The aim of these symposia is to showcase the ground-breaking research related to sustainability, climate change,… More →

Cambridge Zero Research Symposium – Carbon Capture & Climate Repair

08 Nov 2022
1:00pm - 5:15pm

Call For Papers and Attendance This Michaelmas term, Cambridge Zero in collaboration with Hughes Hall Centre for Climate Engagement are running four half day research symposia. The aim of these symposia is to showcase the ground-breaking research related to sustainability, climate change,… More →

Cambridge Zero Research Symposium – Economy & Society

28 Oct 2022
1:00pm - 3:15pm

Call For Papers and Attendance This Michaelmas term, Cambridge Zero in collaboration with Hughes Hall Centre for Climate Engagement are running four half day symposia. The aim of these symposia is to showcase the ground-breaking research related to sustainability, climate… More →

Fireside Chats: Climate Law in Practice

27 Oct 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join the first in our series of monthly fireside chats with a diverse range of legal professionals committed to using their skills to accelerate climate action. In this series, you will have the chance to ask questions and discuss how… More →

Law for Climate Action: Using legal levers to address climate action

14 Oct 2022
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Cambridge Zero Climate Change Festival Panel Event, hosted by the Centre for Climate Engagement. In this session, we will give an overview of the Centre for Climate Engagement’s programme of work focused on law for climate action. We will explain… More →

CGI Global Summit 2022: Ambition to Action

12 Oct 2022

The Climate Governance Initiative (CGI) is hosting the Global Summit 2022: Ambition to Action, a 24-hour virtual conference on Wednesday, 12th October, 2022 spanning the globe and bringing together highly motivated board members and other eminent speakers who champion effective climate governance. More →

Transport: the business opportunity of the net zero transition in the East of England

29 Sep 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

The Centre for Climate Engagement and Institute of Directors (IoD) East of England are collaborating on an event series throughout 2022, with quarterly events for non-executive directors, board members and business leaders in the East of England to accelerate business… More →

Climate Action: the green technology opportunity in the UK’s net zero transition

14 Jul 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

The Centre for Climate Engagement and IoD East of England are collaborating on an event series throughout 2022, with regular events for non-executive directors, board members and business leaders in the East of England to accelerate business climate action in the region. This next event will focus on Green Technology and how this sector plays an important role in the net-zero transition, as well as the opportunities available to businesses in this sector. More →

Fireside Chats: Climate Law in Practice

28 Apr 2022
5:30pm - 6:30pm

Are you a law student interested in advancing climate action through your career? Are you interested in meeting leading law practitioners who can share their experiences and learnings?  We are pleased to invite you to register to join us in the next in… More →