Climate Change Collaboratory


Type Research Project

Duration April 1, 2010 - March 31, 2011

http://www.modul.ac.at/nmt/triple-c
  • Applied Information Technology AE (Details)
  • Research Institute for Computational Methods FI (Details)

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  • Duong, Johannes (Former researcher)
  • Lang, Heinz-Peter (Former researcher)
  • Syed, Kamran Ali Ahmad (Former researcher)
  • Weichselbraun, Albert (Details) Project Head
  • Wohlgenannt, Gerhard (Former researcher)
 

Abstract (English)

The Climate Change Collaboratory aims to strengthen the relations between Austrian scientists, policy makers, educators, environmental NGOs, news media and corporations - stakeholders who recognize the need for adaptation and mitigation, but differ in world-views, goals and agendas. The collaboratory manages expert knowledge and provides a platform for effective communication and collaboration. It assists networking with leading international organizations, bridges the science-policy gap and promotes rich, self-sustaining community interaction to translate knowledge into coordinated action. Innovative survey instruments in the tradition of "games with a purpose" will create shared meaning through collaborative ontology building and leverage social networking platforms to capture indicators of environmental attitudes, lifestyles and behaviors.

Partners

  • MODUL University Vienna - Austria

Publications