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Program Overview 5th General Assembly of ECRA

A Changing Climate Our Shared Responsibility for a Resilient and Sustainable Future

Do you want to learn more about the latest scientific findings on climate change and its impacts? Do you want to connect with experts and stakeholders who are working together to find solutions for a resilient and sustainable future? If yes, then you are cordially invited to attend the General Assembly of ECRA (European Climate Research Alliance) on 5-6 March 2024 in Brussels, at Square Brussels, Belgium as we explore the theme “A Changing Climate: Our Shared Responsibility for a Resilient and Sustainable Future.”

Our Program Day 1 – Tuesday, 5 March 2024 14:00-18:00 CEST

Venue: The Arc, Square Brussels, Belgium (visit online)

  • 14:00-14:30 – Registration and Welcome Coffee

 

  • 14:30-14:45 – Opening Statement
    • Prof. Peter Braesicke (Chair ECRA)

 

  • 14:45-15:45 – Overview of the ECRA Collaborative Programmes (Cps)
    • CP-SLC: Sea Level Change and Coastal Impacts
      • Ingo Sasgen and Marta Marcos
    • CP-CHC: Changes in the Hydrological Cycle
      • Ralf Ludwig (Moderator) and Elisa Palazzi
    • CP-HIE: High Impact Events and Climate Change
      • Martin Drews and Thomas Kuhn
    • CP Polar: Polar Climate Insights and Impacts
      • Einar Örn Ólason & Thomas Bracegirdle

 

  • 15:45-16:15 – Refreshments

 

  • 16:15-17:20 – Keynote Presentation
    • European Commission, DG RTD
      • Philippe Tulkens
    • EUMETSAT
      • Paolo Ruti
    • ERCEA
      • Eleni Zika and David Gallego Torres

 

  • 17:10-17:25 – Prof. of Environmental Economics
    • Phoebe Koundouri

 

  • 17:20-18:00 – Panel Discussion
    • Philippe Tulkens, EC
    • Len Shaffrey
    • Phoebe Koundouri, University of Athens, Greece
    • Eleni Zika & David Gallego Torres
    • Peter Braesicke
    • Moderation: Ralf Ludwig, LMU

 

Let us introduce you Our speakers

We are delighted to show you the faces behind the General Assembly 2024.

Our Program Day 2 – Wednesday, 6 March 2024

Venue: The Arc, Square Brussels, Belgium (visit online)

  • 09:00-09:30 – Registration and Welcome Coffee

 

  • 09:30-09:45 – Opening Statement
      • Len Shaffrey ( Co-Chair ECRA)

 

  • 09:45-10:45 – BLOCK 1: How are things changing
    • 09:45-10:00 Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
      • Lena Feld
    • 10:15-10:30 senior researcher at Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center
      • Richard Davy
    • 10:15-10:30 University of Torino
      • Olivia Ferguglia

 

  • 10:45-11:15 – Coffee break

 

  • 11:30-13:00 – BLOCK 2: Why are things changing?
    • 11:15-11:30 Karina von Schuckmann
    • 11:30-11:45 DMI
      • Steffen & Shuting
    • 11:45-13:00 Climate Psychology Alliance
      • Judith Anderson

 

  • 13:00-14:30 – Lunch Break

 

  • 14:30-18:00 – BLOCK 3: How might things change in the future? 
    • 14:30-15:30 Prof. of Strategy at ESB Business School, Partner of Climate Interactive
      • Florian Kapmeier

 

  • 15:30-16:00 – Coffee Break
    • 15:30-16:00 Testing the EnRoads Model in Studio 311
      • Florian Kapmeier

 

  • 16:00-16:30 – Prof. of Coastal Morphodynamics, Risks & Management, Climate Change
      • Jose Jimenez

 

  • 16:30-17:00 – Managing Director of Circular Economy Accelerator GmbH
      • Andreas Mucke

 

  • 17:00-17:15 – Conclusions & Closing remarks
      • Peter Braesicke & Len Sheffrey

 

  • 17:15-18:00 – OPEN Network
      • all

 

  • 18:00 – END of Event