Cities & Climate Change
Science Conference

March 5-7, 2018

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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On March 5-7, 2018

The CitiesIPCC Cities and Climate Change Science Conference aims to inspire the next frontier of research focused on the science of cities and climate change. The conference is organized by CitiesIPCC and will be held in Edmonton from March 5-7, 2018.

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@cathyoke @YEGMayorOffice @ICLEI @doniveson @YEGclimate @FCM_online @CityofEdmonton @AshokSridharan1 @Cities_IPCC @FutureEarth Congrats @cathyoke & @ICLEI! Together, we’re helping create a critical new scientific dialogue to help cities #innovate4climate. We invite all cities worldwide to sign the Edmonton Declaration to improve data gaps & develop innovative climate solutions:

Brenna Walsh sharing the details of the Research and Action Agenda in Cities and Climate Change Research session at ICLEI #cities #climaechange #buildmomentum #worktogether

Debra Roberts urges city reps to take a look at the CitiesIPCC Research Agenda & look at how to use their resources to help implement it #citiesipcc #cities #climatechange #sciencepolicypractice #evidencebasedpolicy #ICLEI2018

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"Cities are taking up the challenge of climate change, but they need knowledge and finance to take decision" Seth Schultz @ICLEI Congress in Montréal @FutureEarth @Cities_IPCC

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Partners Statement

On March 7, 2018, On the last day the CitiesIPCC Cities and Climate Change Science Conference in Edmonton, 10 of the leading urban and scientific global organizations presented “The Science We Need for the Cities We Want: Working together to implement the global research and action agenda on cities and climate change” a joint statement describing how they will work together to support the implementation of the global research and action agenda on cities and climate change.

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Conference Photographs and Webcast Recordings

Watch webcasts of the CitiesIPCC Conference plenaries and associated opening and closing press conferences and view photographs




Participant Posters and Presentations

View Cities IPCC Conference participants’ posters and presentations slides presented during the parallel sessions including the Youth Session white paper.

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Read an Update on the Research Agenda Timeline


Conference Location

9797 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB T5J 1N9

The Shaw Conference Centre is Situated in the city’s vibrant downtown core atop the banks of the North Saskatchewan River, the central location offers easy access to Edmonton’s major hotels, restaurants, theatre venues, river valley and shops.

Partners & Organizers

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