2018 Cities & Climate Change Science Conference

The Cities and Climate Change Science Conference was hold on March 5-­7, 2018 in Edmonton (Canada). More than 700 individuals came together all over the world to share their knowledge and fostered 25 innovative ideas on cities and climate change On the occasion of this international conference. Several UCCRN European hub’s members participated in the event, amongst these, Chantal Pacteau on behalf of CNRS.

UCCRN endorsed the joint statement "the science we need for the cities we want: working together to implement the global research agenda on cities and climate change" (https://citiesipcc.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/The-Science-We-need-for-Cities-We-want_March-7_Edmonton-1.pdf)

List of UCCRN activities happening during the conference:

Monday March 5th:

  • 6:00pm-9:00pm: Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, Wedgwood Room; Pop-up presentations encouraged (sign up here) - All welcome
  • 10:00am-7:00pm: UCCRN Booth at the Change for Climate Solutions Showcase (Shaw Hall A) -All welcome

Tuesday March 6th:

  • 12:30-1:00pm: Media Event for Press Release at Shaw Conference Center Press Conference Room  (Room 4, Meeting Level) - presentation by co-editors - All welcome
  • 10:00am-7:00pm: UCCRN Booth at the Change for Climate Solutions Showcase - (Shaw Hall A) All Welcome

Wednesday March 7th:

  • 10:45-11:30: Shaw Conference Center City of Edmonton (EPCOR) Stage Presentation - Insights from World Researchers (Shaw Hall A; presentation by Co-editors and lead authors -  All Welcome
  • 10:00am-5:30pm: UCCRN Booth at the Change for Climate Solutions Showcase (Shaw Hall A) -All Welcome 

 

Website: https://citiesipcc.org

Date: 
March 5-7, 2018