The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will place an increased focus on cities during its Sixth Assessment Cycle (2015-2022) and to undertake a special report on cities during the Seventh Assessment Cycle. In order to help build the literature that will assessed in the Cities Special Report, the IPCC has agreed to a co-sponsored conference on Cities and Climate Change Science from 5-7 March 2018 in Edmonton, Canada. The aim of this conference is to develop a new global research agenda for cities and climate change.
The IPCC have issued a call for proposals for sessions and abstracts for this conference, see more information here. The proposals for sessions and abstracts will need to be submitted on the Cities IPCC Conference website, which will be active from 1 September 2017. The deadline for submissions will be 6 October 2017. Questions about submissions can be addressed at the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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