Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Events: 2007

The Shah Family Fund Lecture: "Catastrophic Risk: Past and Future" »

November 13, 2007 8:00 am PST

There are disasters, and there are catastrophes — synonymous terms, one “ill-starred”, the other to “overturn” and beloved of early geologists. This year's Shah Distinguished Lecture addresses the development and future of catastrophe risk...

GCEP Energy Seminar: "H2 Storage in Organic Heterocyclic Liquids" »

November 9, 2007 8:00 am PST

In this seminar, two alternative strategies for hydrogen storage were discussed. In the first, hydrogen is stored by catalytic hydrogenation/dehydrogenation in an organic liquid. Organic liquids are innocuous hydrogen storage materials (HSMs)...

Von Gugelberg Lecture--Social Responsibility Is Now a Business Imperative »

October 23, 2007 8:00 am PDT

“Companies still thinking about the environment as a social responsibility rather than a business imperative are living in the dark ages,” said Carter Roberts, President and CEO of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Roberts delivered the annual...

Stanford Roundtable "Courting Disaster: The Fight for Oil, Water and a Healthy Planet" »

October 4, 2007 9:15 am PDT

On October 13, 2007, Stanford President John Hennessy, journalist Carlos Watson, and a panel of leading figures in international affairs, energy development, media, and government joined an audience of more than 5,500 people in Maples Pavilion...

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