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Upcoming Events

GEO Mountains General Meeting 2020

27/11/2020 15:00 17:00


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Free, Registration required

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Online / Virtual Event

The MRI Coordination Office is pleased to invite all GEO Mountains (formerly GEO-GNOME) members / participants and other interested parties to attend the GEO Mountains General Meeting 2020. The meeting will provide an opportunity for the initiative co-leads and scientific officer to share recent activities and future plans with the community, as well as discuss possibilities for collaboration and engagement.

GEO Mountains LogoAgenda

1. Introductions and welcome
Carolina Adler and Elisa Palazzi, GEO Mountains Co-Leads


2. Background, historical context, and key recent developments (Adaptation at Altitude)
Carolina Adler


3. The revised Implementation Plan 2020-2022: Objectives, tasks, and how you can help!
James Thornton, GEO Mountains Project Officer


4. Recent and ongoing activities

  • Paper on Essential Mountain Climate Variables
    James Thornton
  • GEOSS Community Portal and GEO Knowledge Hub updates
    James Thornton
  • Ongoing project: Using AI to validate and downscale ecosystem-related Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) in mountain environments
    Ruth Sonnenschein, Eurac Research
  • Other activities
    James Thornton

5. Forthcoming regional consultations on portal and data needs
James Thornton


6. Rebranding, new website, and communication
James Thornton


7. Open Q&A
Carolina Adler, Elisa Palazzi, and James Thornton                       


The meeting will be held virtually.  Interested participants are invited to register using the registration button below. The connection link will be circulated amongst registered participants via email prior to the meeting.

Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions you may have about this event. 

For more information about GEO Mountains (formerly GEO-GNOME) please see the GEO Mountains initative webpage. 

Download the Event Flyer. 

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