The main Italian Research Institutes on Climate Change involved in the scientific program.
Parallel sessions to foster the scientific debate among scientists, policy and decision makers (Italians and foreigners), NGOs members and other stakeholders whose activities are focused on climate change.
A keynote lecture on programs and strategies to bridge Paris Agreement into action.
Poster sessions for a dynamic debate on the latest research projects on the multidisciplinary dimension of climate change studies.
IV Annual Conference
Climate challenges and solutions under the 2°C target
The IV Annual Conference of the Italian Society for Climate Sciences (SISC) will take place on October 19-20, 2016 Aula Magna, Facoltà di Ingegneria e Architettura Via Marengo 2/Piazza d’Armi, Cagliari, (Italy).
The conference, entitled “Climate challenges and solutions under the 2°C target”, is organized by SISC in cooperation with other Italian Institutions and aims to foster the scientific debate among scientists, policy and decision makers (Italians and foreigners), NGOs members and other stakeholders whose activities are focused on climate change, as well as its relationships with the environment and socio-economic systems, opportunities and solutions helping in respecting the recent Paris agreement.
CONFERENCE STRUCTURE– Preliminary program
The 2016 SISC Annual Conference will open with a Plenary Lecture on the topic: “EU commitments, programs and strategies to bridge Paris Agreement into action, focusing on the cross-sectoral cooperation” given by Prof. A. Karpati, Climate-KIC Head of Policy.
This is the temporary list of the Parallel sessions that are confirmed.
The list is in progress, and includes only confirmed sessions. It will be updated day by day.
- Transforming consumption and production paradigms to support sustainable societies – Sustainable futures in practice
Organized by Pierpaolo Duce, IBIMET – Istituto di Biometeorologia (CNR)
- New data and data-driven modelling for climatic investigations
Organized by Antonello Pasini, IIA – Istituto sull’Inquinamento Atmosferico (CNR)
- Regional and Environmental Impacts in a Changing Climate
Organized by Cristina Sabbioni, ISAC – Istituto di Scienze dell’Atmosfera e del Clima (CNR)
- Climate Smart solutions for Agriculture and Forestry: a way to cope with climate change
Organized by Monia Santini, CMCC, Costantino Sirca/Valentina Mereu CMCC, Università di Sassari
- Contributions by non-state actors for more effective policies at sub-national level
Organized by Mita Lapi, FLA- fondazione Lombardia per l’Ambiente
- Sperimental Impacts and mitigation strategies in coastal areas
Organized by Renzo Mosetti, OGS – Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica
- Challenges and opportunities for mitigation and adaptation in a post-Paris context
Organizzata da Francesco Bosello, CMCC/FEEM/Università degli Studi Milano
- Climate of the Past, from archives to data interpretation
Organized by Carlo Barbante, IDPA – Istituto per la dinamica dei processi ambientali (CNR)
- Feasibility and implications of low-carbon scenarios
Organized by Stefano Caserini, POLIMI– Politecnico di Milano
An alphabetical ordered list of the accepted posters can be downloaded here.
For more details on registration fees, please visit the Conference webpage.
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