Zero Carbon Research - Our Common Responsibility

Event Name
Zero Carbon Research - Our Common Responsibility
24 March 2023
09:30 am - 12:30 pm
Parramatta City Campus

Address (Room): Level 9, Confrence Rooms 1 & 2, Peter Shergold Building, Parramatta City Campus


It’s not too late to sign up for the Zero Carbon Research – Our Common Responsibility event on March 24th. Whether you are an ECR or an established researcher, undertake research in a lab or out in community, there is scope to make a contribution.

With a stellar mix of leading inter-disciplinary researchers who will discuss how they envisage researchers at Western can tackle this challenge, this event will help you to explore how your research expertise can contribute to decarbonising our way of life.

Our leading expert panellists are:

  • Rebecca Patrick, Deakin University: Climate Change and Human Health
  • Lauren Rickards, La Trobe University: Social Dimensions of Climate Change
  • Zora Vrcelj, Victoria University: Low Carbon Engineering and Infrastructure
  • Ben Smith, WSU: Ecosystem Carbon Modelling
  • Greg Morrison, WSU: Climate-sensible Urban Transformation

Speakers: Rebecca Patrick, Deakin University: Climate Change and Human Health; Lauren Rickards, La Trobe University: Social Dimensions of Climate Change; Zora Vrcelj, Victoria University: Low Carbon Engineering and Infrastructure; Ben Smith, WSU: Ecosystem Carbon Modelling; Greg Morrison, WSU: Climate-sensible Urban Transformation

Web page:

Name: Sebastian Pfautsch

Phone: 0457444774

School / Department: School of Social Sciences