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Space data for environmental and climate financial risk disclosure services

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London's Living Room

110 The Queen's Walk

London

SE1 2AA

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London is a base for world class financial services, environmental consultancies and geo-spatial innovation. The Space4Climate group is working with the London Climate Change Partnership to ensure these industries are aware of, and can make use of, advances in Earth Observation climate data, helping ensure that the UK continues to provide leadership in the environmental, capital and financial services needed for the transition towards global environmental sustainability.

This breakfast briefing event will comprise of briefings on Climate-related Financial Disclosures and current satellite data platforms and products that can support UK based environmental, geo-spatial and financial services organisations in their delivery of environmental and climate financial risk disclosure services.

Programme

8am Security check, registration and breakfast reception

8.15am Welcome and introductions

8.20am Climate-related Financial Disclosure

  • Implementing the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures –implications for asset owners and financiers - Dr Ben Caldecott, University of Oxford and chair of the UK Green Finance Taskforce workstream on implementation of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures.

Q&A

8.45am Satellite climate data platforms and products

  • New qualities to city sensing and natural capital assessment from space - Professor John Remedios, Director of the National Centre for Earth Observation
  • WISC – A Copernicus Climate Change Windstorm Service for the Insurance Sector, Alan Whitelaw, CGI
  • Combining satellite data with environmental data analytics to manage risk and improve business operations Vicky Lucas, The Institute for Environmental Analytics
  • The Climate Data Store: European gateway to big data on past, present and future climate, Geoff Buzzwell, Telespazio-VEGA UK

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9.20 Facilitated networking

  • match those offering climate datasets, analytics and, or, infrastructure to access satellite data with those in environmental/geo-spatial/financial services industries seeking new datasets and advanced analytics
  • identify any skills development and, or, training needs for business growth in this area
  • identify any priority knowledge gaps that would support service provision for climate-related financial and environmental risk disclosure

10am Event close

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110 The Queen's Walk

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SE1 2AA

United Kingdom

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