College tour Bas Eickhout

Is Europe on track to meet its climate goals in 2030? What role will biofuels play in the energy transition? And what is like to switch to a career in international politics as a scientist? You will have the opportunity to ask all of your questions to Bas Eickhout, Member of European Parliament for the European Green Party, at the next LIFE Collegetour!

The LIFE Collegetour, in the format of the tv programme, will be streamed on September 8th at 16:30 on a location in both Leiden and Delft (t.b.d. where), followed by drinks. The presenter will be prof.dr.ir. Paulien Herder, professor in Energy Systems Engineering and dean of the Faculty of Applied Sciences of the TU Delft. Fill in this form to register and send in your question! You can claim a spot in Leiden or Delft or choose to watch the livestream comfortably from your own home.

Bas Eickhout studied Chemistry and Environmental Science at Radboud University in Nijmegen. After his studies, he worked for the RIVM and the Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL). He was a co-author of the IPCC report on climate change, for which the organization received the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize together with Al Gore. Since 2009, he has been a member of the European Parliament, specializing in climate, (bio)energy and sustainable agriculture policy.