Parallel session 27 – Tools and knowledge to support adaptation

Thursday 2 October 2014 – Day 3, 1.30-3.00 pm
Room 5
Chair: Liese Coulter (Griffith University)
Communities of practice – catalsyts for innovation
Celeste Young
Victoria University, Australia
Case Study: The role of information management in communities of practice
Samuel Mackay*, Andrew Bowness, Rebecca Brown, Malcolm Wolski
Griffith University, Australia
How well are we adapting? The story of Western Melbourne’s journey towards effective adaptation
Heather McClaren*1, Fiona Silke3, Susie Moloney2, Sophie Millin2, Hartmut Fünfgeld2, Andrew Glover2, Alianne Rance3,2
1Western Alliance for Greenhouse Action, Australia, 2Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University, Australia, 3Net Balance, Australia
Open Resilience – The Climate Change of Everything
Karl Mallon*1, Philip Roeth2
1Climate Risk, Australia, 2Sydney Water, Australia
A new application for Integrated Regional Vulnerability Assessments?
Aaron Coutts-Smith
Office of Environment and Heritage, Australia
Applying and elaborating the dynamic adaptive pathways approach
Judy Lawrence*1, Marjolijn Haasnoot2
1New Zealand Climate Change Research Institute, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 2DELTARES, The Netherlands