Cities and Climate Change Science Conference

Mon, 03/05/2018
When: 
March 5-7, 2018
Who: 
IPCC
Municipality: 
Edmonton, Canada

Join IPCC in May 2018 for the Cities and Climate Change Science Conference. The conference aims to inspire the next frontier of research focused on the science of cities and climate change. The primary goal of the conference is to assess the state of academic and practice-based knowledge related to cities and climate change, and to establish a global research agenda based on the joint identification of key gaps by the academic, practitioner and urban policy-making communities. 

Event Description: 
The partner organizations of the "Cities and Climate Change Science Conference: Fostering new scientific knowledge for cities based on science, practice and policy" are pleased to announce a call for proposals for sessions and abstracts. The conference will take place between March 5-7, 2018 in Edmonton, Canada (for more info please email info@citiesipcc.org). A full website with additional information will be launched by September 1, 2017. 
 
The conference aims to inspire the next frontier of research focused on the science of cities and climate change. The primary goal of the conference is to assess the state of academic and practice-based knowledge related to cities and climate change, and to establish a global research agenda based on the joint identification of key gaps by the academic, practitioner and urban policy-making communities. 
 
Conference Themes
  • Cities & climate change (Imperatives for action)
  • Urban emissions, impacts and vulnerabilities (Science and practice of cities)
  • Solutions for the transition to low carbon and climate resilient cities (Science and practice for cities)
  • Enabling transformative climate action in cities (advancing science and advancing cities)

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Date: 
Monday, March 5, 2018 (All day) to Wednesday, March 7, 2018 (All day)