5thGEOSS Science and Technology Stakeholder Workshop
Linking the Sustainable Development Goals to
Earth Observations, Models and Capacity Building

December 9-10, 2016, Berkeley, California, USA

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Overview December 9-10, 2016

Note that the Session titles are preliminary and may change to some extent in the next weeks.

Friday, December 9, 2016
08:30-09:00Registration; Room: 145
09:00-10:30Session 1: Societal Knowledge Needs for Sustainable Development
Co-Chairs: Hans-Peter Plag and Norman Miller; Room: 135
10:30-11:00Coffee Break
11:00-12:30Session 2: Interconnection and Interaction of SDGs
Chair: Rick Lawford; Room: 135
13:30-15:30Session 3: Monitoring Progress Towards Goals: The Information Needs and Gaps; Room: 575
Co-Chairs: Giovanni Rum, Argyro Kavvada
15:30-16:00Coffee Break
16:00-17:30Session 4: Evidence-Based Policy Options for Implementing Goals: Knowledge Needs and Gaps
Co-Chairs: Jay Pearlman, Richard Bernknopf; Room 575
Saturday, December 10, 2016
09:00-10:30Session 5: Adding Models to Earth Observations
Chair: James Syvitski; Room: 575
10:30-11:00Coffee Break
11:00-12:30Session 6: Building Capacity for Evidence-Based Policies for Sustainable Development; Room: 575
Co-Chairs: Douglas Cripe, Argyro Kavvada
13:30-1600Session 7: Developing a Collaborative Platform: The role of the GEOSS Knowledge Base
Co-Chairs: Hans-Peter Plag, Stefano Nativi; Room: 575