11th March 2014

08:00-09:00 Registration

09:00-10:30 CIRCLE-2 Joint Initiatives and Funding [Room Oriente]

Chair: Millán Millán, Mediterranean Centre for Environmental Studies - Fundacion CEAM, Spain

CIRCLE-MED results and outlook
Maurice Imbard, Ministry for Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy, France
CIRCLE-MOUNT results and outlook
Markus Leitner, Environment Agency Austria, Austria
CIRCLE-2 Joint Initiative on Climate Uncertainties
Ana Rovisco, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal
CIRCLE-2 Climate Adaptation Infobase
Andreia Sousa, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal

10:30-11:00 Coffee-break

11:00-12:30 Parallel Sessions C

Agriculture and forests [Room Chiado]

Coastal areas, marine biodiversity and fisheries [Room Lapa]

Terrestrial biodiversity, ecosystems and nature conservation [Room Marvila]

Water resources and management [Room Oriente]

Health and Urban areas [Room Alcântara]

Economics, financial instruments and insurance [Room Alfama]

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:30 Parallel Sessions D

Uncertainty and decision-making [Room Chiado]

Climate modelling, observations and scenarios: user needs for adaptation [Room Lapa]

Adaptation strategies, adaptation monitoring, evaluation and indicators [Room Oriente]

Knowledge sharing and science-practice interactions [Room Alcântara]

Climate adaptation services [Room Alfama]

Transition societal transformation, ethics, values and equity [Room Marvila]

15:30-16:00 Coffee-break

16:00-17:30 Adaptation interfaces [Room Oriente]

Chair: Rob Schoonman, Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment, The Netherlands

How to manage productive science-practice interactions in adaptation research
Kirsten Hollaender, German Aerospace Center, Germany & Annemarie Groot, KvK Research Programme, Netherlands


From climate services to climate adaptation services
Roger Street, UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP), United Kingdom
Adaptation knowledge sharing and development – collaborating with developing countries
Rob Swart, Knowledge for Climate Research Programme, The Netherlands
Regional, national, European and international information platforms – towards a coherent European landscape
André Jol, European Environment Agency, Denmark

17:30-17:45 Closure of Day 2