Well this is delicious irony reported on the BBC news website…
“Fraudsters are targeting climate scientists with fake conferences in a bid to make cash and obtain details.
Scientists are sent e-mail invitations and directed to a fake conference website – often written using language taken from real scientific meetings.
Typically they are told their travel costs will be refunded – but they have to pay first to reserve a hotel room.
London appears to be their venue of choice…….
One currently live website advertises a conference in February, run by the “Global Warming Volunteer Group” and claiming to “focus on the risks and opportunities posed to society by global warming and… promote the exchange of ideas and learning across the Globe”.
The venue is given as the Crown London Hotel – whose address is the same as the real-life Crowne Plaza…………..”
To learn more click on the link…. Scammers
It makes you admire the nerve of some people wanting their share of the new renewable’s economy.
This certainly deserves the Polar Bear dance of joy.