January 2019 | Video

Exploring California's state and regional climate assessment process: A workshop on the 4th California climate assessment

States, counties, cities, and local stakeholders are increasingly taking the lead on climate change assessments

This past August, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine organized a two-day workshop to engage with people involved in the California climate assessment as well as those involved in assessment efforts in other states to discuss challenges and best practices. Watch the videos below and download speaker presentations on the workshop website!

Senior Director Paul DeCotis among other industry experts lead the conversation on how to initiate and execute a successful climate assessment.

Initiating, Sustaining and Evolving Climate Assessment Processes 


Reflection on Day 1 and Goals for Day 2


The workshop proceedings, which includes a written summary of all sessions, is now available for download on the National Academies Press website.

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