Reminder RCN-GCP Online Collaboratory March 25, 26, 27 :Urban Metabolism & Environmental Footprints

The Global Carbon Project (GCP) is an international partner of our Research Coordination Network (RCN). Prof Shobhakar Dhakal of the GCP will be visiting with our RCN at the U of Minnesota (UMN) from March 25 to 28, 2015. Abel Chavez and Anu Ramaswami are taking this opportunity to convene a working group meeting to review data sources and start coordinate data/methods from global cities around urban metabolism and foot printing, addressing issues of metrics, comparisons and city typology. Several working group members are presenting from their online locations such as Professors Marian Chertow and Professors John Fernandez, who are joining in from Yale and Spain. Call in numbers for all RCN members interested in joining our discussions and Dr. Dhakal’s formal presentation are below:

Presentation Schedule

Wednesday, March 25

RCN International Data Sources for Metabolism and Footprinting, by Abel Chavez, Western University.

9:30 – 10:30 AM Central Standard Time      Room: HHH 186

GoToMeeting information:

To join via the internet: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/976875373

Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) — a headset is recommended. Or, call using your telephone:

United States (Long distance): +1 (571) 317-3131

Access Code: 976-875-373
More phone numbers: https://global.gotomeeting.com/976875373/numbersdisplay.html

Thursday, March 26

RCN: The Global Carbon Project, International Urban Carbon data and Findings of the Inter-Government Panel on Climate Change, by Shobhakar Dhakal, Asian Institute of Technology

9:00 – 10:00 AM Central Standard Time      Room: HHH 180

GoToMeeting information:

To join via the internet: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/184296245

Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) — a headset is recommended. Or, call using your telephone:

United States (Long distance):  +1 (872) 240-3212

Access Code: 184-296-245
More phone numbers: https://global.gotomeeting.com/184296245/numbersdisplay.html

Friday, March 27

RCN: Online discussion on City Typology, Marian Chertow, Yale University & John Ferndandez, MIT

9:00 – 12 PM Central Standard Time           Room: HHH 186

GoToMeeting information:

To join via the internet: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/832322853

Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) — a headset is recommended. Or, call using your telephone.

United States (Long distance):  +1 (657) 220-3412

Access Code: 832-322-853
More phone numbers: https://global.gotomeeting.com/832322853/numbersdisplay.html

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