Parallel session 21 – Tools and knowledge to support adaptation

Thursday 2 October 2014 – Day 3, 11.00-12.30 pm
Room 5
Chair: Harmut Fuengeld (RMIT)
Decision Making for Adaptation: the AR5 Update
Roger Jones
Victoria University, Australia
Supporting adaptation decision-making: National, sector and regional approaches for Australia
Bob Webb
ANU, Australia
Virtual world technologies to enhance climate risk management on Australian sugar cane farms
Kate Reardon-Smith*1, Shahbaz Mushtaq1, Roger Stone1, Neil Cliffe1, Helen Farley1, Jenny Ostini1, Joanne Doyle1, Neil Martin1, Tek Maraseni1, Torben Marcussen1, Adam Loch2, Janette Lindesay3, Matt Kealley4
1University of Southern Queensland, Australia, 2University of South Australia, Australia, 3Australian National University, Australia, 4Canegrowers Australia, Australia
A Knowledge Strategy for climate change impacts and adaptation in New South Wales, Australia
Christopher Lee, Angela McCormack, Matthew Riley*, Jo White, Katherine Wilson, Peter Smith
NSW Office of Environment and Heritage, Australia
Vulnerability to Ross River Virus in a Temperate Island State: An indirect health implication of a changing climate
Anna Lyth*1,2, Neil Holbrook1
1University of Tasmania, Australia, 2University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
Adaptive learning in NRM for climate change adaptation
Melanie Cox*, Silvia Serrao-Neumann, Darryl Low Choy
Griffith University, Australia