SC 8.9 Use and usability of climate information in adaptation planning

Thursday 12 May, 08.45 – 10.30, Beurs Lounge

Chair Roger Street, UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP), United Kingdom
Rapporteur Johanna Wandel, University of Waterloo, Canada

Climate projections: the missing link of regional and local adaptation processes?
Sandrine Dhenain, TEC Conseil, France

Understanding the value of seasonal climate forecasts for agriculture: a Devon, UK case study
Marta Soares, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Comparing the decision-relevance of alternative ensembles of climate information
Robert Lempert, RAND, USA

The identification of threshold-specific changes in local climate for risk assessment and adaptation
David Stainforth, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom

Interactive visualisation of climate impacts, an interactive session
Luuk Masselink, Wageningen UR, the Netherlands