Wed, Jun 19th 11:00am (MONT-ROYAL I)
  Climate Resilience DWG g2m
OGC Climate Resilience Domain Working Group facilitates discussion to enable OGC activities to support achieving climate resilience on a global scale.
Project: Climate Resilience DWG  (read more...)
Reserved By: Ryan Ahola
Facilitator: Sina Taghavikish
Highlights:
The session will include a discussion of future actions the DWG can complete. Past sessions have highlighted an interest in the following topics. Discussion to focus on priorities and how to move forward.
- Indicators for Climate Risk (links to proposed Geospatial Reporting Indicators SWG)
- Semantic Data Models for Climate Change Risk
- Modelling Climate Change Risks/Incidents/Hazards

Session Agenda Items
  1. Speaker: 
    David Jensen (United Nations)
    Presentation: 
    Information and discussion about the Global Environmental Data Strategy (15 min)
  2. Speaker: 
    Jonathan Gadoury (Intact Financial Corporation)
    Presentation: 
    Overview of the Intact Centre for Climate and Geospatial Analytics challenges in using open data, standards and platforms to conduct spatial risk mapping and to understand climate risk (15 min)
  3. Speaker: 
    Barry O’Rourke (Compusult)
    Presentation: 
    Utilizing OGC API Services within the Community Resilience, Preparedness and Response System project for Newfoundland and Labrador (15 min)
  4. Speaker: 
    Dean Hintz & Kailin Opaleychuk (Safe Software)
    Presentation: 
    Real-time weather alerts and forecasting related to extreme weather events (heat, drought, flooding, wildfires) (15 min)
  5. Speaker: 
    All (OGC)
    Presentation: 
    Discussion of Future Actions for the DWG (30 min)