The iLEAPS Global Colloquium series started in 2022 is a prestigious and collaborative platform that brings together leading scientists, researchers, and experts from around the world to engage in discussions and share insights on issues related to land-atmosphere interactions, ecosystem processes, and the impact of human activities on the environment. These colloquia provide a unique opportunity for participants to explore cutting-edge research, exchange ideas, and contribute to the development of innovative solutions for addressing pressing environmental challenges. Through a combination of keynote presentations, panel discussions, and interactive sessions, the iLEAPS Global Colloquium series serves as a catalyst for collaborative research and the generation of knowledge that is crucial for informing policies and strategies aimed at promoting sustainable land use and mitigating climate change.

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iLEAPS Global Colloquium Series, Februar 2024 - Dr. Gabriel Filippelli

Dr. Gabriel Filippelli is a Chancellor’s Professor of Earth Sciences and Executive Director of the Indiana University Environmental Resilience Institute. Filippelli is a biogeochemist with broad training in climate change, exposure science, and environmental health. Author of over 200 publications, in 2022 Filippelli also published the book Climate Change and Life with Elsevier and edited Climate Resilience in Indiana and Beyond with Indiana University Press. He is the Editor-in-Chief for the journal GeoHealth, a Fellow of the International Association of Geochemistry, a 2022 Fulbright Distinguished Chair, and former National Academy of Sciences Jefferson Science Fellow, where he served as a Senior Science Advisor for the U.S. Department of State.