Forbes Insights Futures In Focus is about tomorrow’s world and how visionaries and leaders are thinking about it, helping us design for it, and guiding us towards it so that we can thrive. Nothing is certain about the future except the need to design differently for it than the world we live in today. Host is Michael Gale, best-selling author of The Digital Helix.
Climate change and its implications have been the third rail for much of the world for a long time. No one economy and no one government has ever locked into a sustainable model between government and business. Now might be the moment where that third rail concept is solved. Today’s discussion on a personal and scientific level with one of the world’s leading climate scientists, Dr. Jeff Arnold who is the chief climate researcher for the US army core of engineers is a unique insight into how the moment may now have transpired to make a change.
There are four factors colliding here for real change: Raw processing power, a new generational focus, commercial interests, and pure evidence.
Dr. Arnold talks as a scientist in the global community of climate change professionals about a refreshing view to what could be very possible by 2030 with three driving factors, connecting together in a positive and effective manner.