Join the ‘Road to CAS (Climate Adaptation Summit)’ webinar


Join the ‘Road to CAS (Climate Adaptation Summit)’ webinar

In anticipation of the digital Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) in January, WUR organizes an online ‘Road to CAS’ event on ‘Finding Nature-based solutions together’. Researchers will give presentations and/or will be participating in the paneldiscussion with the online audience. Other webinars that same day are organised by the city of Amsterdam, NL Commissie UNESCO among others. Take a look at the programme and sign up.

Organised by Wageningen University & Research

Thu 22 October 2020 09:30 to 11:00

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New date virtual Climate Adaptation Summit

The international Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) which would originally take place in the week of 19-23 October 2020, has, because of the Corona crisis, been rescheduled into a digital event, taking place on the new date Monday 25 January 2021.  

Road to CAS event, 22 October 2020

See the WUR webinar below and check the website for the full program with all the webinars of that day. Our one and a half hour webinar on Nature-Based Solutions starts at 9.30


9.30 Opening by moderator Dr. Reinier Hille Ris Lambers MBA, Programme Leader Biodiverse Environment
9.35 A Nature-based vision for The Netherlands in 2120, Tim van Hattum MSc, Programme Leader Green Climate Solutions
9.50 Nature-based solutions for coastal protection, Dr. Martin Baptist, Coastal ecologist
10.05 Nature-based solutions for climate resilient food systems, Dr. Annemarie Groot, Researcher Climate change adaptation in agro food sector
10.20 Nature-based solutions in urban areas, Sabine van Rooij MSc. Researcher nature-based solutions
10.35 Panel discussion with online participants & closing remarks. Panel: Romie Goedicke (Senior Expert Green Economy, IUCN NL), Drs. Jacqueline Duiker (Manager Sustainable Value Creation VBDO), Sacha Stolp (Director of Innovation, City of Amsterdam)
10.55 Closing remarks: Take home messages

English will be the main language during this event.