Oxford University Fellow presents Library Webinar

Melbourne-born Dr Toby Ord from Oxford University has presented the Parliamentary Library’s second webinar.

Conducted in association with Victorian Parliamentarians for STEM, the webinar considered whether future pandemics could pose a threat to humanity’s entire future.

Dr Ord is a Senior Research Fellow in Philosophy at Oxford University. His work focuses on the big picture questions facing humanity. What are the most important issues of our time? How can we best address them?

He has advised the World Health Organization, the World Bank, the World Economic Forum, and the UK Prime Minister’s Office and Cabinet Office. His work has been featured more than a hundred times in the national and international media.

 

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