I regularly speak at events, run workshops and present work on climate communication, co-production, climate adaptation and resilience. Do get in touch if you would like me to present at one of your events

Conference presentations (Selection)

  • Howarth, C., Kantenbacher, J., Guida, K., Roberts, T., Rohse, M. (2019) Improving resilience to hot weather in the UK: The role of communication, behaviour and social insights in policy interventions. RGS-IBG Conference
  • Howarth, C. & Anderson, A. (2019) Increasing local salience to climate change: the un-tapped impact of media-science interface. RGS-IBG Conference
  • Howarth, C. (2018) Imagining low carbon identities: Framing narratives around the United Kingdom’s fifth carbon budget. RGS-IBG Conference
  • Howarth, C., Kythreotis, A. (2018) Transforming and co-producing climate adaptation in the UK: the Climate Change Risk Assessment and implications for climate governance. RGS-IBG
  • Howarth, C. (2018) Co-producing climate solutions: the academic-practitioner interface in the IPCC process. IPCC Cities conference, Edmonton Canada.
  • Howarth, C. and Brooks, K (2017) Improving decision making on disaster risk reduction: exploring results from the Nexus Shocks project, UKADR conference, UK
  • Howarth, C. (2016) Overcoming barriers to decision making in response to climate and weather related shocks: findings from the Nexus Shocks Network, RGS-IBG Conference
  • Howarth, C. (2016) Co-producing local responses to climate change: reducing fragmentation and disconnection from the IPCC Process, British Sociological Association Conference
  • Howarth, C. & Viner, D. (2015) Co-producing climate communication: incorporating practitioner knowledge in the IPCC Process. Our Common Future Conference, France
  • Howarth, C. & Viner, D. (2015) Co-producing climate communication: incorporating practitioner knowledge in the IPCC Process. European Climate Change Adaptation conference, Copenhagen
  • Sharman, A. & Howarth, C. (2015) Building bridges between climate scientists and sceptical voices: Implications for public perceptions of climate change. BSA Conference, Glasgow.
  • Howarth, C. & Viner, D. (2015) Co-producing climate communication: incorporating practitioner knowledge in the IPCC Process. GSI 2nd Annual Conference, Cambridge
  • Howarth, C. (2014) Climate action and engagement: the need for effective climate communication. 5th European Communication Conference (ECC).
  • Howarth, C. (2011) Changing travel behaviour: the impact of targeting tailored climate change information. Behavior, Energy and Climate Change Conference, Washington DC.
  • Howarth, C., Waterson, B. & McDonald, M. (2010) Can information on climate change overcome perceived barriers to travel behaviour change? The Young European Arena of Research, Brussels
  • Howarth, C., Waterson, B. & McDonald, M. (2010) Perceived behavioural control & the role of information on in increasing sustainable travel. Universities’ Transport Study Group,
  • Howarth, C. Waterson, B. & McDonald, M. (2009) Public Understanding of Climate Change And The Gaps Between Knowledge, Attitudes & Travel Behavior. Transportation Research Board, Washington DC

Invited keynote / panellist (selection)

  • 2019, ‘Improving resilience to hot weather in the UK: The role of communication, behaviour and social insights in policy interventions’, UK Climate Change Preparedness: Embedding a Holistic Approach to Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, Public Policy Exchange, London UK
  • 2018, ‘Interconnectivities and resilience: The Practitioner response to build solutions’, Special Panel co-convenor with Mott MacDonald, IPCC Climate Cities Conference, Edmonton Canada
  • 2017, ‘Science Policy Interface panel discussion’, NERC DTP Conference, London UK
  • 2016, ‘Raising the profile & influence of environmental science: engagement’ NERC Comms Huddle
  • 2016, ‘Science policy interface & decision-making’, Communicating climate change: making evidence accessible workshop, London
  • 2016, ‘Communicating science: Beyond the science-policy interface’ RMetS conference, Manchester
  • 2015, ‘Informing decision making in response to nexus shocks’ Nexus Network Conference
  • 2015, ‘Public engagement on the road to Paris’, Climate Outreach report launch
  • 2015, ‘The role of practitioner evidence in the IPCC process’, Natural England
  • 2015, ‘Climate action and engagement: The role of co-production, UCL STEaPP.
  • 2015, ‘Climate action and engagement: The need for effective climate communication’, UEA.
  • 2014, ‘The Practitioner-Academic Divide: barriers to information exchange’, CIWEM conference, London.
  • 2013, ‘The need for climate communications’, JPI Climate Future Research Leaders event, Oslo.

Organisation of scientific meetings (selection)

  • 2020, Organiser, ‘Communicating climate research to policy audiences’, Royal Geographical Society Climate Change Research Group, London (2020).
  • 2018, Organiser, ‘Responding to hot weather events in cities’, London Climate Change Partnership
  • 2018, Organiser, ‘Communicating and engaging with non-academic audiences’, University of Surrey
  • 2018, Co-Organiser, Reframing risk communication on climate change, UCL, UK
  • 2017, Co-Organiser, University of Surrey Transportation Research Workshop, Guildford, UK
  • 2017, Workshop co-organiser, ‘The role of scientific advice in informing climate policy and public engagement’, BSA Climate Change Study Group
  • 2016, Workshop co-organiser, ‘Publishing excellent articles on environment and society’, British Sociological Association (BSA) Climate Change Study Group
  • 2014, Workshop co-organiser, IPCC Report Launch events, DECC, London
  • 2013, Co-Organiser, Global Sustainability Inaugural Conference, Anglia Ruskin University