Top scientists presenting their research on sustainable development!
The Stockholm Seminars series cover a broad range of sustainability science perspectives with a focus on the dynamics and stewardship of social-ecological systems.
The seminars are organised by the Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Albaeco, Future Earth and the Stockholm Resilience Centre.
Since its start in 2000 more than 100 of the world’s leading scientists and experts have taken part in this seminar series, including Nobel Laureates.
The seminars are open and free of charge.
Please note that due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, no seminars are currently scheduled.
Enhancing food system resilience, with exampes from the UK and Australia
Seminar with John Ingram, University of Oxford, 12 December, 14.00-15.00
Deep learning for a better understanding of the Earth System?
Stockholm Seminar 21 August with Markus Reichstein, director of the Biogeochemical Integration Department at the Max-Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, Jena
The role of narratives in social resilience
Stockholm Seminar with Michèle Lamont, Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Harvard University, 28 May 2019
Water as the bloodstream of the biosphere
Special event celebrating the 200th Stockholm Seminars, Friday 22 March
Ecological apocalypse can also be a source of hope: cascading regime shifts within and across scales
Stockholm seminar with Juan Rocha, researcher at the Stockholm Resilience Centre, Wednesday 6 March
Reflections on a transdisciplinary journey in conservation science
Stockholm Seminar with professor Dirk Roux, Specialist Scientist for South African National Parks, Friday 30 November
The state of sustainability science
Seminar with William Clark, Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy and Human Development, Harvard University, Thursday 4 October 2018, 14.00-15.00
Can competition promote cooperation?
Seminar with Juan-Camilo Cardenas, Professor at the Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia), 14 September, 13:00-14:00
Modeling Energy and Environmental Behavior from Individual to Aggregate Levels: Challenges, Opportunities, and Tools
Seminar with Elke U. Weber, Princeton University, Monday 17 September, 11:00-12:00
Promoting human and environmental health by tailoring evidence-based action to local context
Seminar with Ross A. Hammond, Director of the Center on Social Dynamics & Policy, Brookings Institution, 19 June 2018
Research news | 2021-07-03
Groundbreaking book on methods to study social-ecological systems
Open-access book covers 28 broad groups of methods, featuring contributions from almost a hundred authors in 16 countries
Research news | 2021-06-23
Better scenario building can help curb global threat of invasive species
Invasive species remain largely ignored in current future analyses. Experts present first set ever of alternative futures for global biological invasions
Research news | 2021-06-22
New software helps design sustainable cities
Natural Capital Project have developed a software that shows city planners where to invest in nature to improve people’s lives. It will also save billions of dollars
Research news | 2021-06-21
Proximity to green boosts building projects
Proximity to ecosystem services raises the value of residential and commercial areas around cities. Future projects should focus more to keep it that way
Research news | 2021-06-18
How much is the right amount of meat?
Celebrating World Sustainable Gastronomy Day, centre doctoral student Kajsa Resare Sahlin on why we need to better understand how much ‘less’ meat actually is and what ‘better’ means
Research news | 2021-06-18
The accidental chef
How a former PhD student’s book on food and life in the Pamir Mountains won the world’s most prestigious culinary book award