Final OrientGate conference

Dec 2, 2014
The final conference of the OrientGate project took place in Lecce, Italy, on December 2 and 3, 2014.

The event "Integrating Climate Knowledge into Planning" provided an opportunity to review the activities and achievements of the various work packages. The meeting began at 14:00 on Tuesday, December 2, with a roundtable discussion on the topic of addressing climate change through regional cooperation. The discussion covered the lessons learned and experience gained by the partners, as well as opportunities for cooperation in the future.

The second day of the conference was dedicated to presenting the OrientGate data platform and the results of the six pilot studies undertaken during the project. The focus was on adaptation in the forestry and agricultural sectors, adaptation in the water sector, and urban adaptation and health. The meeting finished at 17:00. Further details are available in the agenda

The event took place in a recently retrofitted former industrial building, Officine Cantelmo, Viale Di Pietro, Lecce.