Workshop

Science for Climate Change Adaptation: Enhancing Decision-Support Capability

calendar
Aug 5th, 2012 - Aug 10th, 2012
location
Aspen

Adaptation to projected climate change impacts is increasingly being discussed alongside mitigation efforts. The overall goal of this workshop was to address the question of what is “adaptation science” and what research is needed to meet the information requirements for different types of adaptation challenges.

Keywords: adaptation; climate variability & change, climate impacts, vulnerability, risk assessment

Science for Climate Change Adaptation: Enhancing Decision-Support Capability group photo

After Rio+20: Science and Governance for our Future Earth

Presented By Diana Liverman
Date August 7, 2012

Agenda

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Day 1August 6, 2012

9:00 am Welcome

9:30 am Workshop Overview

12:15 pm Discussion

3:00 pm Discussion

4:45 pm Section 1 Discussion & Wrap

Organizers

Gerald Meehl

National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Senior Scientist
starEvent Co-Chair

Richard Moss

Pacific Norhtwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Senior Scientist at PNNL and Non-resident Fellow at Princeton University
starEvent Co-Chair

Attendees

United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)
Climate Program Director
Climate Service Center
Director
Carnegie Mellon University
University of Arizona
Professor
University of Maryland
University of Leeds
Professor
Pacific Norhtwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Laboratory Fellow
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Senior Climate Change Specialist
Columbia University
Senior Research Scientist
University of Arizona
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Arizona State University
University of Arizona
Director, Center for Climate Adaptation Science and Solutions (CCASS)
National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP)
Chief, Development Branch, Climate Prediction Center
University of Michigan
University of Arizona
Professor
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Chief, Climate and Health Program
Susanne Moser Research & Consulting
Director and Principal Researcher
Oregon State University
Director/Associate Dean
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Senior Scientist
Stratus Consulting Inc
Principal
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Director
United States Global Change Research Program (USGCRP)
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Corporate Research Fellow