Engage Your World: Moving Beyond GDP: Telling the Real Story of National Progress - A Talk by Robert Smith

Join the College of Communication and Information, the College of Social Sciences and Public Policy and the Center for Global Engagement for an Engage Your World event. It will take place on Thursday, February 2 at 5:30 p.m. in The Globe Auditorium.

Robert Smith, founder of Midsummer Analytics in Ottawa, Canada, is an experienced investigator and a consultant with an international reputation for his work on environmental and economic issues. He has a broad knowledge of the science, policy and economics related to natural capital, climate change, natural resources, ecosystems, wastes, environmental technologies and environmental expenditures. In addition, he has deep knowledge of official statistics, including the national accounts. He is especially known for his work developing and promoting the concept of natural capital and its use as a basis for measuring sustainable development.

This event also counts toward one of the intercultural event requirements for the Global Citizenship Certificate.

Thursday, February 2 at 5:30pm

Global and Multicultural Engagement Building (GME)
110 S Woodward Ave., Tallahassee, FL