Honorary Speaker: Jørgen Randers

Professor Emeritus at BI Business School in Oslo, Jørgen Randers will be the honorary speaker of the IUCNAEL Colloquium 2016.

Randers is a Norwegian academic working on issues of climate strategy. He was one of the first academics to anticipate the issue of climate change with the release of his groundbreaking book “Limits of Growth” in 1972. At the IUCNAEL Colloquium he will address the issue of the need for legislation in order to mitigate climate change.