Past Events


January 23, 2017: Cynthia Rosenzweig gives the Walter Orr Roberts Lecture at the 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting – Seattle, WA.



November 30, 2016: Launch of the North American UCCRN Regional Hub at Drexel University – Philadelphia, PA

November 14-16, 2016: UCCRN and NASA co-host a workshop on mitigating climate risks in New York City and Rio de Janeiro  – New York City, NYC

October 17-19, 2016: UCCRN member Jeffrey Raven presents Key ARC3.2 findings at the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure – Shenzhen, China

September 5-9, 2016: Urban Transitions Global Summit 2016 – Shanghai, China

August 19, 2016: Launch of the East Asian UCCRN Regional Hub at the Shanghai Forum on Climate Change and Cities – Shanghai, China

July 20, 2016: UCCRN ARC3.2 members Chantal Pacteau, Jeffrey Raven and Mattia Leone present at the International Conference on Technological and Environmental Design for Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Areas – Naples, Italy

July 4-7, 2016: UCCRN presents at the ICLEI Resilient Cities Congress – Bonn, Germany

April 25, 2016: UCCRN co-hosts a workshop on “Transforming Infrastructure in NYC for Sustainability: Critical Needs and Opportunities” – New York City, NY

March 15, 2016: UCCRN Latin American Hub hosts a ‘Cities of the Future + Health’ workshop – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil



December 2015: COP21 – Paris, France

December 8, 2015: UCCRN and I4CE Provide Scientific Brief for Lima-Paris Action Agenda Cities & Sub-National Focus – Paris, France

December 7-10, 2015: UCCRN collaborates on a workshop on Tools and Indicators for Assessing Urban Resilience organized by the Global Carbon Project at the University of Tokyo – Tokyo, Japan

December 4, 2015: UCCRN Launches ARC3.2 Summary at Climate Summit for Local Leaders – Paris, France

November 2015: UCCRN Presents at Geography 2050 – New York City, NY

October 13, 2015: Launch of the Latin American UCCRN Regional Hub at the Seminário Construindo Cidades Resilientes: Gestão do Risco de Mudanças Climáticas para a Saúde Urbana – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

September 2-5, 2015: World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation – Manchester, UK

August 2015: Cynthia Rosenzweig Discusses Climate Change for Star Talk Live – Brooklyn, NY

July 7-10, 2015: Launch of the European and first UCCRN Regional Hub at the UNESCO Our Common Future Under Climate Change Conference  – Paris, France

May 2015: UCCRN Partners Present at 2015 European Climate Change Adaptation Conference – Copenhagen, Denmark

April 2015: UCCRN Representative, Julia Eiferman, Presents a Session on Urban Climate Change Resilience to rising young Southeast Asian leaders  – Siem Reap, Cambodia

April 24-30, 2015: The International Institute for Environment and Development’s (IIED) 9th Annual International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA9) – Nairobi, Kenya



December 2014: COP20 –  Lima, Peru

September 2014: Served on the Impacts Task Team for the Cities Action Session during the UN Climate Summit – New York, NY

September 28-30, 2014: ARC3-2 Midterm Authors Workshop — London, UK

July 2014: UCCRN signs MOU with Durban Adaptation Charter to provide climate science knowledge to local governments

July 30-August 1, 2014: Third International Conference on Climate Change &  Social Issues – Colombo, Sri Lanka

June 2014: UCCRN participates in Paris Policy Forum on Urban Green Growth in Dynamic Asia at the OECD Conference Centre –  Paris, France

June 2014: UCCRN co-sponsors “What Nature in the City?” Conference – Paris, France

June 4-7, 2014: Natureparif Congress   (Co-sponsored by UCCRN) – Paris, France

June 2-3, 2014: ARC3.2 Thematic Workshops – Economics, Finance, and the Role of the Private Sector & Housing and Informal Settlements – Bonn, Germany

May 29-31, 2014: ICLEI Resilient Cities 2014 – Bonn, Germany

May 12-16, 2014: Third International Climate Change Adaptation Conference – Fortaleza Ceará, Brazil

April 11th, 2014: UCCRN co sponsors GIZ SessionTomorrow is too late: how to make cities and metropolitan regions more resilient” – Bonn, Germany

April 10th, 2014: ARC3-2 Latin American Authors Meeting – Medellín, Colombia

April 9, 2014: UCCRN side-session: in the Urban Library Room – Medellín, Colombia

April 5-7, 2014: World Urban Forum 7  – Medellín, Colombia

March 19-21, 2014: UCCRN sponsors International Conference and Utility Exhibition on Green Energy for Sustainable Development  – Pattaya City, Thailand

March 12, 2014: Stakeholder workshop – Housing and Informal Settlements in a Changing Climate – Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

February 4-6, 2014: C40 Mayors Summit  – Johannesburg, South Africa

January 28-30, 2014: Building Climate Solutions –The National Council on Science and the Environment’s 14th National Conference and Global Forum  – Washington, D.C.

January 27, 2014: The official UCCRN video was launched at the National Council for Science and the Environment conference – Washington, D.C.



November 11-22, 2013: Cities Day at COP19  – Warsaw, Poland

October 30, 2013: UCCRN and ARC3-2 Present at ICLEI Local Solutions for Africa – Dae es Salaam, Tanzania

September 26, 2013: UCCRN Members, Radley Horton, Debra Roberts, and Hervé Letreut, Present ARC3 Findings and Conduct Scoping Sessions for ARC3-2 at Ecocity World Summit – Nantes, France

September 17-19, 2013: ARC3-2 Initiating Workshop – New York City, NY

May 31 – June 2, 2013: ICLEI Resilient Cities 2013 – Bonn, Germany

April 16-17, 2013: UCCRN Co-Sponsors Workshop on Climate Adaptation in African Cities at Royal Holloway, University of London – London, UK

March 18-20, 2013: European Climate Change Adaptation Conference: Integrating Climate into Action  – Hamburg, Germany

March 12-13, 2013: UCCRN Co-Hosts Workshop on “Climate Compatible Urban Development: Towards Developing An Assessment Framework For Cities” – Bangkok, Thailand.


November 14-15, 2012: Expert Workshop on Cities and Climate Change Adaptation at Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ  – Leipzig, Germany.

November 2, 2012: Cynthia Rosenzweig on NBC News with Brian Williams Discusses How to Protect Against the Next Sandy

November 2, 2012: UCCRN Scientist Radley Horton Discusses New York City’s Climate Vulnerabilities on NPR’s Talk of the Nation – ScienceFriday

November 1 2012: After Sandy, Cynthia Rosenzweig and DemocracyNow! Discuss Impacts of Climate Change on NYC Infrastructure

October 31, 2012: UCCRN Scientist Radley Horton Talks with NPR’s Fresh Air About Rising Sea Levels and Future Storms

September 1-7, 2012: World Urban Forum 6 – Naples, Italy

August 29-31, 2012: ARC3 at the Second Nordic International Conference on Climate Change Adaptation – Helsinki, Finland

June 18, 2012: Rio+20 The Mayors Summit – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

May 12-15 2012: Scoping Session at ICLEI Resilient Cities 2012 – Bonn, Germany

April 11, 2012: UCCRN co-hosted the commemorative event “From Sendai to Rio: Cultivating a Disaster Resilient Society for Sustainable Development” – New York, NY

February 28, 2012: AAG Annual Meeting – New York, NY


November 24, 2011: Southeast Asian launch of ARC3 – Jakarta, Indonesia

October 15, 2011: South Asian launch of ARC3 at the International Climate Change Conclave – Hyderabad, India

October 21, 2011: New York Launch of ARC3 – New York, NY

June 3 – 5, 2011: Official Launch of ARC3 at ICLEI Resilient Cities 2011 – Bonn, Germany

May 31 – June 3, 2011: UCCRN members Cynthia Rosenzweig and Shagun Mehrotra launch ARC3 at the C40 Large Cities Climate Summit – São Paulo, Brazil


April 10, 2010: Dr. Cynthia Rosenzweig talks about urban climate change solutions at Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI



December 17, 2009: Interview: Cynthia Rosenzweig and Shagun Mehrotra at the Hub Culture Climate Pavilion – Copenhagen, Denmark

June 28 – 30, 2009: UCCRN members Cynthia Rosenzweig, Shagun Mehrotra and Joseph Gilbride present their research at the Fifth Urban Research Symposium – Cities and Climate Change: Responding to an Urgent Agenda – Marseille, France.

May 21, 2009: Hosted the “Mayors’ IPCC” Symposium” at the Shilla Hotel – Seoul, South Korea

May 18-24, 2009: UCCRN member Stephen Hammer helps conducts Mayoral Training in China – Beijing, China

May 18 – 21, 2009: C40 Summit – “Cities’ Achievements and Challenges in the Fight against Climate Change” – Seoul, South Korea


February 4-5, 2008: Urban Climate Change Crossroads Conference – Rome, Italy


May 10-11, 2007: UCCRN was officially launched at the UCCRN International Symposium – New York, NY