Global Approaches to Advance Interdisciplinary Earth Sciences at the Intersection of Science, Policy, and Society II

Tuesday, 16 December 2014: 10:20 AM-12:20 PM
Chairs:  R J Gurney, University of Reading, School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Reading, RG6, United Kingdom, Maria E Uhle, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, United States and Gyami Shrestha, US Carbon Cycle Science Program, Washington, DC, United States
Primary Conveners:  R J Gurney, University of Reading, Reading, RG6, United Kingdom
Co-conveners:  Maria E Uhle, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, United States and Gyami Shrestha, US Carbon Cycle Science Program, Washington, DC, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Nancy Cavallaro, USDA/NIFA, Washington, DC, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

10:20 AM
Climate and Southern Africa's Water-Energy-Food Nexus
Declan Conway1, Timothy Osborn2, Steve Dorling3, Claudia Ringler4, Bruce Lankford5, Carole Dalin1, James Thurlow4, Tingju Zhu4, Delphine Deryng6, Willem Landman7, Emma Archer van Garderen7, Tobias Krueger8 and Karen Lebek8, (1)London School of Economics, London, WC2A, United Kingdom, (2)University of East Anglia, Climatic Research Unit, Norwich, United Kingdom, (3)University of East Anglia, School of Environmental Sciences, Norwich, United Kingdom, (4)International Food Policy Research Institute, Environment and Production Technology Division, Washington, DC, United States, (5)University of East Anglia, School of International Development, Norwich, United Kingdom, (6)University of East Anglia, Climatic Research Unit, Norwich, NR4, United Kingdom, (7)CSIR, Natural Resources and the Environment, Pretoria, South Africa, (8)Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
10:35 AM
Coastal Blue Carbon: Climate and Coastal Resilience National and International Policy Opportunities
Ariana Sutton-Grier1,2 and Amanda McCarty1, (1)NOAA Washington DC, Silver Spring, MD, United States, (2)University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States
10:50 AM
Supporting Greenhouse Gas Management Strategies with Observations and Analysis – Challenges and Opportunities
James H Butler, NOAA, Boulder, CO, United States and Oksana A Tarasova, World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
11:05 AM
Exploiting and developing interoperability between multidisciplinary environmental research infrastructures in Europe – step toward international collaboration
Sanna Sorvari1, Ari Asmi2, Jacco Konijn3, Antti Pursula4, Wouter Los3, Paolo Laj5 and Werner Leo Kutsch6, (1)Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland, (2)University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, (3)University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, (4)CSC - IT Center for Science Ltd, Helsinki, Finland, (5)Université Grenoble-Alpes, CNRS, LGGE, Grenoble, France, (6)ICOS Headoffice, Helsinki, Finland
11:20 AM
Water Resource Management Mechanisms for Intrastate Violent Conflict Resolution: the Capacity Gap and What To Do About It.
Jennifer Corinne Veilleux, Oregon State University, Geography, Corvallis, OR, United States and Mark Workman, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
11:50 AM
Learning from Past Infrastructure to Embrace Friction and Create the Research Data Alliance
Mark A Parsons, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, United States
12:05 PM
E-Infrastructure and Data Management for Global Change Research
M Lee Allison, Arizona Geological Survey, Tucson, AZ, United States, R J Gurney, University of Reading, Meteorology, Reading, RG6, United Kingdom, Roberto Cesar, USP University of Sao Paulo, FAPESP Science Program, São Paulo, Brazil, Roberto Cossu, European Space Agency, Villanueva De La Can, Spain, Birgit Gemeinholzer, Univeristy of Giessen, Giessen, Germany, Toshio Koike, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, Mustapha Mokrane, The International Council for Science, World Data System, Paris, France, Dale Peters, University of Kwazulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa, Stefano Nativi, CNR Institute of Atmospheric Pollution Research, Prato, Italy, Robert Samors, GEO Group on Earth Observations, Geneva, Switzerland, Andrew Treloar, Australian National Data Service, Melbourne, Australia, Jean-Pierre Vilotte, Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, Paris, France, Martin Visbeck, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany and Hans Christoph Waldmann, COOPEUS- University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany