Space data for environmental and climate financial risk disclosure services
Event summary and materials
The Space4Climate group ran a breakfast briefing event in partnership with the London Climate Change Partnership on the 19th December 2017 comprised of briefings on Climate-related Financial Disclosure recommendations and current satellite data platforms and products that can support UK based environmental, geo-spatial and financial services organisations in their delivery of environmental and climate financial risk disclosure services.
The delegate e-pack containing the programme, speaker biographies and delegate list is available here
Climate-related Financial Disclosure
Implementing the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures –implications for asset owners and financiers – Dr Ben Caldecott, University of Oxford and chair of the UK Green Finance Taskforce workstream on implementation of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures. Slides available here
Satellite climate data platforms and products
- New qualities to city sensing and natural capital assessment from space – Professor John Remedios, Director of the National Centre for Earth Observation slides available here
- WISC – A Copernicus Climate Change Windstorm Service for the Insurance Sector – Alan Whitelaw, CGI IT UK Limited slides available here
- Combining satellite data with environmental data analytics to manage risk and improve business operations – Vicky Lucas, The Institute for Environmental Analytics slides available here
- The Climate Data Store: European gateway to big data on past, present and future climate – Geoff Busswell, Telespazio-VEGA UK slides available here
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