Events

Upcoming OxCAN Events

  • Sustainability in the Arts
    Sustainability in the Arts
    23 Jun, 18:00 – 19:00 BST
    Zoom
    Hear how Oxford alumni, Will Reynolds' company Metta Theatre are greening their own working practices, working with others in the sector through their Metta Green environmental consultancy, and inspiring personal heartfelt responses to the climate and ecological crises with their audiences
  • Decarbonise Oxford Launch Event
    Decarbonise Oxford Launch Event
    29 Jun, 18:00 – 19:00 BST
    Zoom
    A chance for alumni to join the student-led "Decarbonise Oxford" campaign and support Colleges as they plan for Net Zero.
  • OxCAN Connect (Tuesday PM) - "our local net zero stories"
    OxCAN Connect (Tuesday PM) - "our local net zero stories"
    06 Jul, 18:00 – 19:00 BST
    Zoom
    This is our monthly informal networking event, a chance to meet other Alumni. Each month we pick a topic to prompt discussion. This month's topic is "our local net zero stories". How is your organisation or community getting on?
  • OxCAN Connect (Saturday AM) - "our local net zero stories"
    OxCAN Connect (Saturday AM) - "our local net zero stories"
    10 Jul, 11:00 – 12:00 BST
    Zoom
    This is our monthly informal networking event, a chance to meet other Alumni. Each month we pick a topic to prompt discussion. This month's discussion topic is "our local net zero stories". How is your organisation or community getting on?

Past Events

  • OxCAN Connect: Implications of IEA’s Net Zero by 2050 report. June Session (Saturday morning)
    OxCAN Connect: Implications of IEA’s Net Zero by 2050 report. June Session (Saturday morning)
    05 Jun, 11:00 – 12:00 BST
    Zoom
    This is our monthly informal networking event, a chance to meet other Alumni. Each month we pick a topic to prompt discussion. This month we will look at the IEA's landmark "Net Zero by 2050" report.
  • OxCAN Connect: Implications of IEA’s Net Zero by 2050 report. June Session (Tuesday evening)
    OxCAN Connect: Implications of IEA’s Net Zero by 2050 report. June Session (Tuesday evening)
    01 Jun, 18:30 – 19:30 BST
    Zoom
    This is our monthly informal networking event, a chance to meet other Alumni. Each month we pick a topic to prompt discussion. This month we will look at the IEA's landmark "Net Zero by 2050" report.
  • Sustainable Lifestyles: Are Our Cut Flowers Costing the Earth?
    Sustainable Lifestyles: Are Our Cut Flowers Costing the Earth?
    26 May, 18:00 – 19:00 BST
    Zoom
    In the first of OxCAN’s sustainable lifestyles series that focuses on small changes individuals can make to reduce their environmental impact, Dr Sarah Benson will explain ways we can all continue to enjoy our favourite bunch while being kinder to the planet.
  • Race to Zero: The Inside Track, with Professor Thomas Hale
    Race to Zero: The Inside Track, with Professor Thomas Hale
    20 May, 17:00 – 18:00 BST
    Zoom
    What is the UN’s Race to Zero campaign, how do we get there, and what are the obstacles? Learn more about the public policy challenge of our lifetimes with Professor Thomas Hale, one of the world's leading thinkers on the topic.
  • OxCAN Connect - May (Saturday morning)
    OxCAN Connect - May (Saturday morning)
    08 May, 11:00 – 12:00 BST
    Zoom
    We’re delighted to re-launch our monthly informal networking events, OxCAN Connect. For this first month, we'll start with a brief update on our plans, then break out to discuss "How can OxCAN have the most positive impact?"
  • OxCAN Connect - May (Tuesday evening)
    OxCAN Connect - May (Tuesday evening)
    04 May, 18:30 – 19:30 BST
    Zoom
    We’re delighted to re-launch our monthly informal networking events, OxCAN Connect. For this first month, we'll start with a brief update on our plans, then break out to discuss "How can OxCAN have the most positive impact?"
  • OXCAN Strategic Action Forum
    OXCAN Strategic Action Forum
    12 Jan, 17:30 – 19:30
    See the Eventbrite link below!
    OXCAN is hosting a strategic action forum to discuss our mission and focus projects for climate action at Oxford University and across the globe. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/oxcan-strategic-action-forum-tickets-133386471527?fbclid=IwAR2h4QkdaIq6qthjz8OY-stJzwwDAi8PRStNS9WiyM0pvtHHN59lUlIgv_I
  • OxCAN Connect December
    OxCAN Connect December
    01 Dec 2020, 18:00 – 19:00 GMT
    Airmeet
    Join us for the second OxCAN Connect! An interactive monthly series from the OxCAN Team
  • Getting the Airline Industry to Net Zero
    Getting the Airline Industry to Net Zero
    25 Nov 2020, 18:00 – 19:00 GMT
    Zoom
  • Fireside Discussion: The Role of the Financial System in Achieving Net Zero
    Fireside Discussion: The Role of the Financial System in Achieving Net Zero
    18 Nov 2020, 18:00 – 19:00 GMT
    Zoom
    This fireside chat will explore how the financial system can directly influence the decarbonisation effort.
  • London OxCAN Meetup
    London OxCAN Meetup
    10 Nov 2020, 17:30 – 18:30 GMT
    Zoom
    Come and meet up other Oxford alums working in London across the spectrum of climate-focused disciplines and discuss how we can use this powerful community to hasten climate action.
  • OxCAN Connect Launch
    OxCAN Connect Launch
    03 Nov 2020, 18:00 – 19:00 GMT
    Airmeet
    Join us for the launch of OxCAN Connect! A new interactive monthly series from the OxCAN Team
  • How to Improve Climate Education for 14-18 Year Old's
    How to Improve Climate Education for 14-18 Year Old's
    27 Oct 2020, 16:00 – 20:00 GMT
    Zoom
    A meeting for those who are receiving questions about climate change from their students/children. The aim of this meeting is to share thoughts, ideas and resources, and to discuss how can best use Oxford's output on climate change. Please register on Eventbrite.
  • OCS Event: US Election & Climate Policy
    OCS Event: US Election & Climate Policy
    26 Oct 2020, 20:00
    YouTube Livestream
    Join the Oxford Climate Society for their Michaelmas Event with Maggie Thomas (Climate Policy Advisor to Senator Elizabeth Warren), Julian Brave NoiseCat (VP Policy and Strategy, Data for Progress) and Kate Guy (Senior Fellow, Center for Climate and Security)
  • Retrofitting Traditional Homes
    Retrofitting Traditional Homes
    22 Oct 2020, 18:00 BST
    Zoom
    Is there a trade-off between our heritage and the environment? How do we juggle heritage and conservation of traditional Georgian, Victorian, or even Edwardian houses, for example, against environmental concerns? This discussion is open to all members. Please register on Eventbrite.
  • OxCAN Launch Session 2
    OxCAN Launch Session 2
    08 Sep 2020, 17:00 – 18:30
    Zoom
    Join us at launch of OxCAN where we ask: What is the potential of alumni to tackle the climate crisis? Join our expert panelists of alumni to delve into this question together and start building the Oxford Climate Alumni Network.
  • OxCAN Launch Session 1
    OxCAN Launch Session 1
    08 Sep 2020, 10:00 – 11:30
    Online event
    Join us at launch of OxCAN where we ask: What is the potential of alumni to tackle the climate crisis? Join our expert panelists of alumni to delve into this question together and start building the Oxford Climate Alumni Network.