Erwin Jackson

Erwin Jackson, Deputy CEO, The Climate Institute.

With over 25 years practical experience in climate change policy and research, Erwin one of Australia’s most experiences climate policy advocates. This work has been undertaken in Australia, Europe, North and South America, the Pacific and Antarctica. He has represented non-governmental groups and advised government and business in national, regional and international fora, including being a non-governmental expert reviewer of the reports of the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. He has sat on research advisory committees on low emission technology deployment for the CSIRO and the University of Queensland’s Centre for Low Emission Technology. Erwin was a member of the Victorian Premiers Reference Group on Climate Change.

Erwin has written, researched and produced many publications on climate change and energy policy including a number of review papers in scientific journals such as the Medical Journal of Australia.  He presents regularly to senior business and government policy forums and is a regular commentator in the national and international media on climate change issues.