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Project Title: Geoengineering Climate: Technical Evaluation and Discussion of Impacts

PIN: DELS-BASC-12-04         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Division on Earth and Life Studies

Sub Unit:
Board on Environmental Change and Society
Ocean Studies Board

Dunlea, Edward

Subject/Focus Area:
Earth Sciences; Engineering and Technology

Geoengineering Climate: Technical Evaluation and Discussion of Impacts
July 16, 2013 - July 17, 2013
National Academy of Sciences Building
2100 C St. NW
Washington D.C.

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Shelly Freeland
Phone: 202-334-2649
Fax: 202-334-3825


July 16, 2013
National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20418
Room 125

1:30 pm Discussion – Focus of the Study
Goals for discussion:
- More clearly understand perspectives of report sponsors – what are the most important issues to be covered in the report?
- Explore nuances of committee’s task – what should be included in report?
1:30 PM Welcome Marcia McNutt, Committee Chair
1:40 PM NOAA perspective Rick Rosen and Dian Seidel, NOAA
1:50 PM NASA perspective David Considine, NASA
2:00 PM Open discussion Committee and Guests
3:00 PM Break
3:15 PM Discussion – Perspectives from the Community
Goals for discussion:
- Hear from community – what issues are important to other communities (e.g., scientific community, policy community, etc.)?
- Explore committee’s task – how can report be of use to a broader community?
3:15 PM Jane Long, Bipartisan Policy Center Task Force on Geoengineering (via telecon)
3:45 PM Robert Socolow, Princeton University
4:15 PM Thomas Karl USGCRP and Thomas Armstrong OSTP/USGCRP (via telecon)
4:45 PM Open discussion
5:30 PM Open session ends

RSVP is required to attend this meeting.

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Marcia McNutt
Waleet Abdalati
Ken Caleira
Scott Doney
Paul Falkowski
Steve Fetter
James Fleming
Steven Hamburg
M. Granger Morgan
Joyce Penner
Raymond Pierrehumbert
Philip Rasch
Lynn Russell
John Snow
David Titley
Jennifer Wilcox

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
COI/bias discussion and introductions.

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: July 26, 2013