Sir John Armitt & Prof Jim Hall in conversation: "National infrastructure for the recovery and the long term"

26 February 2021

Portrait of Professor Jim Hall

with Professor Jim Hall
Professor of Climate and Environmental Risks

Professor Jim Hall FREng is Professor of Climate and Environmental Risks in the School of Geography and the Environment, Lead Researcher on the Oxford Martin Programme on Transboundary Resource Management, a Senior Research Fellow in the Department o...

National infrastructure is central to the UK government’s agenda for Covid-19 recovery, levelling up and achieving net zero carbon emissions.

Can investment in energy, transport, water, waste and digital infrastructure actually deliver on these expectations… fast and affordably? In this conversation, Sir John Armitt, who is chair of the National Infrastructure Commission, joins Professor Jim Hall to explore the vision and practicalities of providing infrastructure systems that meets society’s goals.