Observatory launch webinar

11 Jul 2022
Observatory launch webinar

This webinar hosted on 5th July 2022 marked the launch of the Public Engagement Observatory’s new dedicated website and -open-access database, which allows everyone to openly access, explore and contribute to its mappings of diverse public engagement with energy and climate change.

An introduction to the Public Engagement Observatory and its website was followed by responses from specialists in public engagement, energy and climate change, before opening up to wider questions and answers


  • Prof Jason Chilvers – Professor of Environment and Society at UEA, UKERC
    Co-Director and Public Engagement Observatory lead
  • Prof Becky Willis – Professor in Energy and Climate Governance, University
    of Lancaster
  • Prof Jim Watson – Professor of Energy Policy, Director of the UCL Institute
    for Sustainable Resources
  • Simon Burall – Senior Associate of Involve and Programme Director of
  • Dr Jacob Ainscough – Senior Research Fellow, University of Lancaster
  • Dr Helen Pallett – Lecturer in Human Geography of the Environment at UEA and
    UKERC Public Engagement Observatory deputy-lead