Talks


Conferences and Workshops


“Ecological Liberalism and Ecological Citizenship”, 6th Annual Conference of the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics: Ethics in a Global Environment, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2021 (virtual talk).


“Limitarianism, Ecological Citizenship, and Private Property”, Why Private Property?, University of Oxford, Nuffield College, United Kingdom, 2021.

You can see my presentation here (scroll down to session 3):

“Urgence climatique et justice climatique”, Urgence climatique et éducation, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) and the French Institute in Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 2019.

You can listen to the podcast of my presentation:

You can also listen to the podcast of my closing speech with Prof. Valérie Masson-Delmotte:

“Climate Change Adaptation Finance: How to Govern and Distribute Scarce Adaptation Funding?”, General Assembly of the Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Hamburg, Hamburg University, Germany, 2019.


“The Ethics of Negative Emissions Technologies”, Ethics and Governance of Carbon Technologies: Exploring Common Linkages and Challenges, Arctic University of Norway, Norway, 2019.


“Ecological Citizenship and Cosmopolitan Citizenship”, 42nd International Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria, 2019.


“Vulnerability, Corruption and Democratization in SIDS: Ignoring Vulnerable People or Unjust Political Structures when Distributing Adaptation Finance?” (with Dr. C. Baatz), Climate Change Adaptation Finance: How to Govern and Distribute Scarce Adaptation Funding?, Kiel University, Germany, 2019.


“Democratic Government as a Criterion for Receipt of Adaptation Funding”, European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) General Conference, University of Hamburg, Germany, 2018.


“Synergies in Innovation: Mapping and Structuring the Emerging Field of Innovation Ethics”, Philosophy of Management Annual Conference, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom, 2018.


“Effective Altruism, Climate Change and Geoengineering” (with Dr. L. Broussois), Imagining a Different Future: Overcoming Barriers to Climate Justice, University of Tasmania, Australia, 2018.


“Souffrance animale et changement climatique” (with Dr. L. Broussois), 14e congrès de l’Association française de science politique (AFSP), University of Montpellier, France, 2017.


“The most good we can do or the best person we can be? Virtuous life, climate change and effective altruism” (with Dr. L. Broussois), 14th Conference of the International society for utilitarian studies (ISUS), Lille Catholic University, France, 2016.


“Questions concerning the contemporary relevance of Rousseau’s critique of social inequalities”, “Meet the author” workshop on Frederick Neuhouser’s Rousseau’s Critique of Inequality: Reconstructing the Second Discourse (Cambridge University Press, 2014), University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2015.


“La justice climatique globale et intergénérationnelle” (with Prof. S. Zurbuchen), Urgence climatique, urgences éthiques, University of Geneva, Switzerland, 2014.


“Climate justice and international negotiations”, Climate Change – Uncertainties, Thresholds and Coping Strategies. Normative Perspectives, University of Graz, Austria, 2014.


“The Ethics of Drone Warfare: Responses to Some Objections”, 51st Societas Ethica Annual Conference: The Ethics of War and Peace, Maribor, Institute Anton Martin Slomsek, Slovenia, 2014.


“Commentaire sur ‘Les théories de la guerre juste: de la dissuasion nucléaire aux conflits irréguliers’ de J.-V. Holeindre”, Théorie de la guerre juste: perspectives historiques, Crêt-Bérard, Switzerland, 2013.


“Comment on Bernauer and Gampfer’s ‘Public Preferences on the Allocation of Emission Rights’”, Annual Workshop: Climate Justice in Interdisciplinary Research, ETH Zürich, Switzerland, 2013.


“Climate change, potential catastrophes and the rights of future generations”, 50th Societas Ethica Conference: Climate Change, Sustainability and an Ethics of an Open Future, Soesterberg, Netherlands, 2013.


“Distributing the burdens of climate change: Why the developed countries should pay?”, Society for Applied Philosophy Annual Conference 2013, University of Zürich, Switzerland, 2013.


“Question de méthode : quelle relation entre la théorie idéale et non-idéale ?”, “Meet the author” workshop on Alain Renaut’s Un monde juste est-il possible ? Contribution à une théorie de la justice globale (Stock, 2013), University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2013.


“What kind of global ethics should we choose to apply our duties of climate justice?”, 7th Uppsala Forum Workshop on Global Climate Change, University of Uppsala, Sweden, 2013.


“Changement climatique et philosophie politique”, Justice climatique, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2013.


“How to write the history of philosophy? Questions of methodology”, “Meet the author” workshop on Christopher Brooke’s Philosophic Pride: Stoicism and Political Thought from Lipsius to Rousseau (Princeton University Press, 2012), University of Fribourg, Switzerland, 2012.



Research Seminars


"La citoyenneté écologique est-elle post-cosmopolitique ?", La citoyenneté, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2021 (virtual talk).


La justice climatique: quels devoirs pour quels acteurs ?”, Introduction à l’éthique internationale, Université de Montréal, Canada, 2021 (virtual talk).


“Citoyenneté cosmopolitique, citoyenneté écologique et souveraineté”, Société et souveraineté, Université Grenoble Alpes, France, 2021 (virtual talk).


You can listen to the podcast of my presentation here:

“Promoting Justice in Climate Policies”, Philosophical Issues in Modeling Climate Change, University of Bern, Switzerland, 2020 (virtual talk).


“Justice climatique, urgence climatique et éco-anxiété", Les discours sur l’éco-anxiété dans les pays francophones, Department of French, Kiel University, Germany, 2019.


“Non-Anthropocentric Climate Ethics”, Environmental Ethics, CIEE Global Institute in Berlin, Germany, 2019.


“Philosophie et changement climatique : quelle méthode pour la justice climatique ?”, Philosophie et interdisciplinarité, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2016.


“Changement climatique, santé et droits de base”, Santé, environnement et éthique, University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2015.


“Les théories de la justice climatique comme théories de la justice appliquée”, (with Prof. A. Renaut), Inégalités entre globalisation et particularisation, Paris-Sorbonne University, France, 2014.


Changement climatique et justice intergénérationnelle: nos devoirs envers les personnes futures” Journée doctorale de philosophie, University of Bourgogne, France, 2013.

Upcoming Talks

"Cosmopolitan Citizenship and Ecological Citizenship: The Interdepedency Thesis", Philosophy Society, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (September 2021).


"The Ethics of CDR Technologies", Climate Engineering in Context 2021, Potsdam, Germany (October 2021, virtual talk).


"Eco-Anxiety and Responsibility for Future Generations", Future Generations and Climate Change, Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, Italy (November 2021, virtual talk).


"Les frontières de la citoyenneté. Rawls à l'épreuve de la citoyenneté post-nationale", Héritages et usages de Rawls. Théorie de la justice 50 ans après, Saint-Quentin en Yvelines, France (November 2021).