University of Sheffield

The University of Sheffield prides itself on making a difference and has a longstanding reputation for delivering world class research and innovation. Our research addresses the major challenges facing society and our ideas are leading academic debates internationally and shaping policy across the globe. Our researchers are collaborating across traditional academic disciplines and joining forces with an international network of non-academic organisations. Our work chimes synonymously with the ethos of this event: working together to tackle the big challenges.

Energy futures: how can we keep the lights on?

"Although 'battle' suggests destruction, these were some of the most constructive debates I've taken part in. This was civilised conflict in the best sense of both words."
Julian Baggini, author, Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind, and The Ego Trick

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