Tsinghua University is one of the partner institutions of the Lancet Countdown and Professor Peng Gong, the Chair of the Department of Earth System Science is Co-Chair of the Lancet Countdown.
Other speakers at this event included:
- - Associate Professor Wenjia Cai, author of the Lancet Countdown 2018 Report and the Briefing for Chinese Policymakers
- - Professor Chen Xu, Chairperson of University Council, Tsinghua University
- - Professor Guanhua Xu, Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, academician of the Third World Academy of Sciences, Former minister of Science and Technology of China, Member of the Earth League
- - Professor Jun Xia, Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Professor of Hydrology in Wuhan University, President of International Water Resource Association
- - Professor Yihui Ding, Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Former president of Working Group 1 of IPCC, Vice director of China National Expert Committee on Climate Change