Conference Title: Launch of MESH: a new network for the UK Climate Services Community
Dates: 6pm, 18th October 2018
Location: Royal Society of Arts, London


Space4Climate and the London Climate Change Partnership are launching MESH; a networking community for the UK climate services.

MESH will be beneficial to all UK industry, research and policy professionals with climate expertise, across all sectors and career stages.

Be part of MESH from the start by attending the launch event on 18th October in London.

Programme

18:00 Registration and drinks reception

18:15 Introducing MESH – Briony Turner, Space4Climate and Ben Smith, GCAP

18:25 Bringing together the UK Climate Services community -BEIS

18:30 Showcase talks:

  • Sector based approach to city resilience – Kristen Guida, London Climate Change Partnership
  • Advances in safeguarding investment -integrating climate risk into the African Development Bank and the European Investment Bank – Ben Smith, Globcal Climate Adaptation Partnership
  • Insights from creating the UK’s second National Adaptation Programme 2018-2023 – Nick Jackson, Climate Adaptation team, Defra
  • [Awaiting talk title]

19:00 Networking

The event will be followed by the chance to network over drinks.