The webinar was chaired by Prof. Daniel Kammen, James and Katherine Lau Distinguished Professor of Sustainability at the University of California, Berkeley (USA) and Member of the VinFuture Prize Council. The Distinguished Speaker was Mr. Andrew Revkin, Director of the Initiative on Communication Innovation and Impact, Columbia Climate School, Columbia University (USA).
Special Guests included Prof. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh, Emeritus Professor at the Asian Institute of Technology (Thailand); Prof. Stuart Licht, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, George Washington University, and Founder of Carbon Corp and Carbon International (USA); and Mrs. Nguyen Thi Bich Thuy, former Chief of Staff of World Energy Council Vietnam (WEC Vietnam) and Director of Ecofes Advanced Energy Company Limited.
The webinar saw active participation from almost 200 attendees, including local and foreign scholars and specialists, who engaged in insightful and vigorous discussions. The success of the webinar serves as a reminder that the urgency of the climate change crisis is not solely an issue for authorities to address but rather a call to action for all members of society.