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Participants specializing in various disciplines, often from the natural and social science fields, are invited to attend these events. Public Lectures held during the workshops are open to the public. If you are interested in learning more please contact us
Impacts of Land Use and Land Management on Earth System Evolution, Biogeochemical Cycles, Extremes and Inter-Sectoral DynamicsSeptember 15, 2019 to September 20, 2019Science Session
September 18, 2019 Walter Orr Roberts
AGCI Publishes in Water Resources ResearchApril 18, 2019
Soil moisture is a critical component when researching how climate change is impacting mountain hydrology and ecology. In our recently published paper in Water Resources Research, we explain AGCI's role in providing basline data for how we collect and share soil moisture and weather observations.
Nature News features 'Organizing Inclusive Scientific Meetings'April 02, 2019
Read this interview with one of the co-authors of our new Organizing Inclusive Scientific Meetings
guide in Nature News: "How to counter ‘manels’ and make scientific meetings more inclusive."
'Organizing Inclusive Scientific Meetings' is now available!April 02, 2019
In partnership with 500 Women Scientists and the Earth Science Women's Network, we held a workshop in 2018 focused on how to organize more inclusive scientific meetings and conferences. The meeting resulted in the development of a guide to follow when planning and organizing scientific meetings, and it can now be read, downloaded, and referenced online.
AGCI Workshop Featured in the Aspen TimesSeptember 19, 2018
The Aspen Times
In an article discussing drought in the Roaring Fork Valley, CO, the Aspen Times features AGCI's workshop When the Rain Stops: Drought on Subseasonal and Longer Timescales. The article quotes workshop co-chair Angeline Greene Pendergrass in its discussion over the future climate projections for Colorado, amidst the topics of wildfires, recreation, and water restrictions.
Roger Pulwarty on Flash Droughts and AdaptationSeptember 11, 2018
Roger Pulwarty, AGCI's 2018 Walter Orr Roberts public lecturer in association with the AGCI workshop When the Rain Stops: Drought on Subseasonal and Longer Timescales, is interviewed by Aspen Public Radio in advance of his public lecture titled, From Droughts to Floods and Back Again? Learning and Adapting in an Uncertain Climate, hosted at the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies.
Article Published in the Journal Science based on 2016 AGCI WorkshopJune 29, 2018
An article was published in the journal Science today based on the key takeaway's from the 2016 AGCI Workshop Getting Near Zero: Decarbonizing the Last 20%. The workshop was co-chaired by Ken Caldeira, Steve Davis, and Nate Lewis, and identified technology solutions to the most difficult to decarbonize parts of the economy, including heavy industry, cement, long distance heavy transport, and aviation.
AGCI has become an intellectual proving ground, a ferment for new ideas and concepts, and a place where the different disciplines actually talk, and progress. Hal Harvey
What We Do
AGCI has been the most prominent place for developing interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary dialogues between scientists and practitioners.Guy Brasseur
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims. R. Buckminster Fuller