The second Mesh event took place on the 28th February in Bristol at We the Curious.

Programme

18:00 Registration and drinks reception

Welcome: Beth Greenaway, Head of Earth Observations and Climate, UK Space Agency 

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

Welcome:  Beth Greenaway, Head of Earth Observations and Climate, UK Space agency and Ben Smith, Director, GCAP

18:25 Showcase talks:

  • Richard Flemming, Space4 Climate/TCARTA: ‘Using earth observation for monitoring and managing changes to near shore and coastal environments’
  • Nick Pyatt, Trioss: Developing integrated climate resilience at County level: a case study from Somerset
  • Met Office (Speaker TBC): Use and application of the UKCP18 climate projections.
  • Alison Sneddon, Practical Action: Findings from the Climate Information Services Research Initiative
  • Colin Taylor, Professor of Earthquake Engineering at the University of Bristol, and UKCRIC Bristol Strategy Lead: From the subsurface of Bristol to the city as a living laboratory, how the next generation of labs will transform city resilience 

19:00 Community announcements (if you have a climate-services related announcement to make, please alert the organiser info@meshclimate.net no later than the 27th February)

19:05 Networking – drinks and canape reception