2012 News - IIASA Director/CEO, Professor Dr. Kabat

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16 October 2012
IIASA and the UN: The water energy nexus

IIASA Director & CEO Prof. Pavel Kabat met on Monday, 15 October with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.  More

03 October 2012
Water likely to limit future food production

Current water supplies are not enough to support increased food production for a larger future population, according to new research conducted in collaboration with IIASA by Wageningen University researcher Hester Biemans, who defends her PhD thesis this week.  More

17 September 2012
Water as a global system: Kabat keynote at IWA

IIASA scientists are examining water problems from a new perspective – looking at a global resource from an interdisciplinary and international perspective.  More

11 September 2012
After 40 years, Russia remains leading partner in IIASA

IIASA Director and CEO Pavel Kabat visited Moscow from 9 to 15 September 2012, to meet with IIASA network members in the Russian Federation.  More

10 September 2012
Water Constraints on Future Food Production symposium

Wageningen University and Research Centre, Netherlands, invites you to attend a symposium on Water constraints on future food production on Friday, 5 October 2012.  More

08 September 2012
Official Visit to Republic of Korea

From 4th to 8th September 2012, IIASA’s Director and CEO, Professor Pavel Kabat made an official visit to the Republic of Korea accompanied by his Special Advisor, Chin-min Lee.  More

17 August 2012
IIASA Director/CEO hosts Turkish Ambassador to International Organizations in Vienna

Turkish Ambassador to the International Organizations in Vienna, H. E. Tomur Bayer, and his science advisor Dr. Bahire Gül Göktepe met with IIASA Director/CEO Prof.Pavel Kabatand his Special AdvisorChin-Min Lee on 17 August.  More

27 June 2012
Worlds Within Reach: Conference registration now open

The IIASA Worlds Within Reach: From Science to Policy Conference will analyze sustainability and development challenges.  More

03 June 2012
US and European energy supplies vulnerable to climate change – Nature Climate Change study

Laxenburg, Austria, Wageningen, The Netherlands 03 June 2012 – Higher water temperatures and reduced river flows in Europe and the United States in recent years have resulted in reduced production, or temporary shutdown, of several thermoelectric power plants, resulting in increased electricity prices and raising concerns about future energy security in a changing climate.  More

25 May 2012
Summit on Strengthening Energy Safety

AnEnergy Summitunder the auspices ofVaclav Klaus, President of the Czech Republic, took place in PragueCastle on24-25 May to explore and prepare for the dynamic changes to Europe’s gas markets.  More

24 May 2012
President of Austria meets IIASA Director

The Federal President of Austria, Dr. Heinz Fischer, and Dr. Rauchensteiner, Presidential Adviser on Science and Culture, met with IIASA Director/CEO Prof. Pavel Kabat and Special Advisor Chin-Min Lee on 24 May.  More

19 April 2012
World Water Think Tank meets at IIASA

Ensuring there is a sufficient and reliable supply of water to meet the food, energy, and social needs of future generations, without compromising sustainability goals, is the focus of a meeting held at IIASA, Laxenburg, 19-21 April.  More

11 April 2012
IIASA Director hosts Chinese Ambassador to Austria

The Chinese Ambassador to Austria, H.E. Ambassador Jingye Cheng and First Secretary Li Wen, visited IIASA in Laxenburg, 11 April.  More

10 April 2012
Japanese Ambassador to Austria visits IIASA

The Japanese Ambassador to Austria, H.E. Ambassador Shigeo Iwatani, met on 10 April with IIASA Director Pavel Kabat and Special Advisor Chin min Lee.  More

13 March 2012
IIASA at the 6th World Water Forum Marseille 2012

IIASA’s Pavel Kabat and Nebojsa Nakicenovic gave keynote presentations and participated in discussions at the 6th World Water Forum 12-17 March, Marseille, France.  More

22 February 2012
IIASA Directors meet with President of the Austrian Academy

IIASA Director Pavel Kabat and Deputy Director Nebojsa Nakicenovic, met on 21 February with the President of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW), Helmet Denk, and ÖAW representatives, IIASA Council Member for Austria Prof. Gerhard Glatzel and immediate past Council Member, Prof. Kurt Komarek.  More

08 February 2012
Austrian Science and Research Minister Töchterle visits IIASA

Laxenburg, Austria – 08 February: The Austrian Federal Minister for Science and Research, Dr. Karlheinz Töchterle, will today visit the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), at Schloss Laxenburg.  More

01 February 2012
Water and climate expert to lead global research institute

Laxenburg, Austria – 01 February: Water and climate expert Professor Pavel Kabat has been appointed Director of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria, effective today, February 1, 2012.  More

16 January 2012
Economies in transition - 20 years after conference

The President of the Czech Republic Václav Klaus was among the distinguished speakers and participants at the Economies in Transition Conference, organized by IIASA and the New Economics School, Moscow, 13-14 January.  More

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