Global Warming: Environment, Arts, Legislations and Research


WHEN November 19, 2016
5-6:30 PM WHERE NYUAD Campus, Conference Center WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute Open to the Public

This panel explores issues of global warming and rising water levels, in connection with the research and artistic movements that have emerged in response to these issues. The speakers also share their insight on the UAE’s response to climate change.

This panel discussion is organized in conjunction with Holoscenes, a powerful performance piece presented by the NYUAD Arts Center on the theme of climate change and rising water levels. 

Panel Members
  • Lars Jan, Director; Writer; Visual Artist; Founding Artistic Director, Early Morning Opera (EMO)
  • Aisha Al Abdooli, Director of Environmental Awareness; Chief Innovation Officer, Ministry of Climate Change and Environment UAE
Moderated by
  • Sophia Kalantzakos, Global Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies and Public Policy, NYU
Hosted by
  • NYU Abu Dhabi Institute

In Collaboration with

The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi

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