Transformation and Resilience on Urban Coasts

EVENTS

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table_logo 26th February 2015 Stakeholders Meeting Kolkata, India Documents
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table_logo 23 September 2014 Belmont Forum projects meeting, Rotterdam, 23 September 2014 Rotterdam, The Netherlands Documents
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table_logo 10 FEB 2014
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12 FEB 2014
TRUC Project Kickoff Meeting at Kings College London Somerset House, East Wing, room SW1.09, Henry M Weinrebe Suite Documents
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table_logo JUNE 2015 Stuttgart Meeting   Documents

Draft Agenda

09 February, Sunday
Optional evening drink and/or meal for any early arrivals – please contact Mark by 6 February to confirm

 

10 February, Monday

09.00 – 10.00 modelling group pre-meeting [Joern, Sue, Steve and Masumi]

10.00 – 10.30 Tea and informal welcome

10.30 – 10.45 Welcome – Nick Clifford (Head, Department of Geography)

10.45 – 11.30 Introductions, agreement on agenda, core aims and approaches behind TRUC, Mark Pelling

11.30 – 12.30 The TRUC theoretical framework I: Key terms and aims of a framework, Bill Solecki and Mark Pelling

12.30 – 13.00 The TRUC theoretical framework II: Key models, Bille Solecki and Mark Pelling

13.00 – 14.30: Lunch

14.30 – 16.30 The TRUC framework III: Implications for empirical work, chaired by Mark Pelling.

16.30 Conclusion to the day.

17.30 Strand Palace Hotel, meet promptly for evening trip by ferry to Greenwich, dinner at the Trafalgar Tavern, Park Row, SE10 9NW

 

11 February, Tuesday

09.00 – 9.30 Tea

09.30 – 10.00 Methodological Framework, an overview of time line and deliverables, led by Mark Pelling

10.00 – 11.15 Biophysical modelling for air temperature, data needs, analytical approach, outputs, led by Sue Grimmond (35 minute presentation, 40 minute discussion and responses form case study teams)

11.15 – 12.30 Flood risk modelling, data needs, analytical approach and outputs, led by Masumi Yamamoro and Steve Kraines (35 minute presentation, 40 minute discussion and responses from case study teams)

12.30 – 14.00 Lunch

14.00 – 15.15 Vulnerability modelling, data needs, analytical approach and outputs, led by Joern Birkmann (35 minute presentation, 40 minute discussion and responses from case study teams), coffee at 14.45

15.15 – 16.30 Scenario modelling and analysis of decision-making patterns, led by Joern Birkmann (35 minute presentation and 40 minute discussion and responses from case study teams)

16.30 – 17.30 The TRUC website and communication plans led by Ramesh Ramachandran (20 minute presentation and open discussion on case study needs), scope for syllabus development (Alice Newton).

19.00 Strand Palace Hotel, leave from reception.

19.15 Cafe Pacifico, 5 Langley Street, WC2H 9JA (see conference pack map)

 

12 February, Wednesday

09.00 – 09.30 Tea

09.30 – 10.00 Introductions and welcome to John Rees, external advisory board chair.

10.00 – 10.30 Challenges of integrating theoretically derived research questions with the interdisciplinary methodology and policy relevance, Mark Pelling to Introduce and Chair, Key reflections from Day 1 and 2 from Bill, Sue, Masumi and Julius with open discussion including observer views. To highlight points of action and general concerns to explore in the case study city presentations.

10.30 – 11.00 Lagos, hazard and vulnerability profile, key stakeholders and engagement plan, data availability, led by Julius Agboola

11.00 – 11.30 London, hazard and vulnerability profile, key stakeholders and engagement plan, data availability, led by Sue Grimmond

11.30 – 12.00 New York, hazard and vulnerability profile, key stakeholders and engagement plan, data availability, led by Bill Solecki

12.00 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 14.00 Kalkuta, hazard and vulnerability profile, key stakeholders and engagement plan, data availability, led by Ramesh Ramachandran

14.00 – 14.30 Tokyo, hazard and vulnerability profile, key stakeholders and engagement plan, data availability, led by Masumi Yamamuro and Steve Kraines

** potential skype intervention on Shanghai as a case study from Zhongyuan Chen

14.30 – 15.00 Coffee

15.00 – 15.30 Reflections on aims, methods, engaging policy makers and other challenges or opportunities by external observers, chaired by John Rees

15.30 – 16.00 Final discussion, next steps and toast to successful collaboration! Meeting closed.

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