"Now for the long term" by Sir John Beddington & Lord Rees

Past Event

05 December 2013, 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Lecture Theatre, Oxford Martin School
34 Broad Street (corner of Holywell and Catte Streets), Oxford, OX1 3BD

Summary: Lord Martin Rees and Professor Sir John Beddington discuss the outcomes of the Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations. How can policymakers and business leaders think about the future and embed long-range thinking within strategies, institutions and decision making.


  • Professor Sir John Beddington, Senior Adviser, Oxford Martin School
  • Martin Rees, (Lord Rees of Ludlow), former President of the Royal Society; Fellow of Trinity College, University of Cambridge and Commissioner, Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations

Chair: Professor Ian Goldin, Director, Oxford Martin School and Deputy-Chair, Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations

This seminar will be available to watch live on line here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-kXBE24BTo

The seminar is free and open to all; however booking is recommended.