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Urban Albedo: digital tools for urban resilience and growth

September 5, 2018

The Urban Albedo project, which aims to create an urban albedo calculation tool to help planners, urban designers, architects, engineers, and others cool the city through good design and selection of building materials. This event, marking the first day of Green Great Britain Week, provides an opportunity for urban practitioners and planners to learn about … … Find out more

Heat Risk in London Group

April 30, 2018

Featured presentations from the GLA GI focus map, a new heat-related Surrey University fellowship, and a project on urban albedo.   For more information, contact Kristen.

Earth Observation Data and City Adaptation Monitoring

February 2, 2018

We’re delighted to invite partners and stakeholders to a workshop bringing together world-class expertise in Earth Observation research and decision-makers from across sectors to support climate change adaptation in London. The workshop, convened by the London Climate Change Partnership and the Space4Climate group, will include three keynote talks to set the context and then a … … Find out more

URBANFLUXES demonstration meetings

November 20, 2017

URBANFLUXES project information The URBANFLUXES project will run two demonstration meetings on December 6, one for scientists and technical stakeholders, and one for decision-makers concerned with reducing urban heat, improving thermal comfort, and improving energy efficiency. H2020-Space project URBANFLUXES (URBan ANthrpogenic heat FLUX from Earth observation Satellites) investigated the potential of Copernicus Sentinels to distinguish … … Find out more

Breakfast briefing: Environmental Risk Disclosure Services

December 19, City Hall Space4Climate and LCCP will run a breakfast briefing and networking event for environmental consultancies and providers of geo-spatial data about climate- and environment-related risk disclosure. We’ll be looking at how best to support organisations with voluntary reporting of climate risk, and showcase ways in which satellite data is being used to understand environmental … … Find out more

Infrastructure interdependencies workshop March 10

February 14, 2017

LCCP, in partnership with London Resilience and TfL, are pleased to host a half-day workshop on 10 March 2017 at City Hall, where we will use London Resilience’s Anytown methodology to explore interdependencies within the critical systems that our city depends on for its day-to-day functioning. Understanding and being able to articulate these interdependencies and potential cascading … … Find out more

Resilience 15: The opportunity for a flood-resilient and adaptive built environment

February 5, 2016

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Resilience15 assessed government policy and funding priorities as well as the business case for flood resilience investment. … Read more

Retrofit performance gap conference for landlords

September 18, 2015

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Millions of pounds is being spent improving homes with insulation, renewables and other measures. Some homes are not performing to the standard expected. This National Conference focuses on the issues and practical solutions to the performance gap. … Read more

The Global Resilience Summit: Securing the Future of Our Cities

August 13, 2015

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The Global Resilience Summit is your chance to gain unique insight into challenges around cyber, counter-terrorism and resilience, how they impact on your business, and what you can do to prepare. … Read more

Climate Change: Innovation for Resilience & Adaptation

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The Business Council for Sustainable Development hosted a workshop that presented some of the solutions being adopted by business, in cities and key installations, examine how these can be replicated, and provide an opportunity to discuss opportunities in business. … Read more

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