2015 JGCRI Integrated Assessment Technical Workshop

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JGCRI 2015 Annual Integrated Assessment Workshop and GCAM Community Modeling Meeting

Agenda and Presentations


December 1-2: College Park Marriott & Conference Center, Room 2110
December 3-4: Joint Global Change Research Institute / ESSIC Conference Room

December 1, 2015 – Tuesday

Future Directions in Integrated Assessment Modeling: (Chair: Leon Clarke)

  • Bob Vallario (DOE-Office of Science): The Perspective from DOE’s Integrated Assessment Research Program – pending

Climate Impacts on Bioenergy and Agriculture: (Chair: Kate Calvin)

Multi-Model Approaches to Energy-Water-Land Linkages:

Analyzing Water from an Integrated Perspective

December 2, 2015 – Wednesday

New Developments in the Global Change Assessment Model:

Understanding the Current Climate Discussions:

The Judgement of Paris 2015 – Includes the following:

  • Allen Fawcett (US EPA): Understanding the U.S. climate pledges
  • Haewon McJeon (PNNL-JGCRI): Understanding the international climate pledges
  • Jae Edmonds (PNNL-JGCRI): Implications of the INDCs for Long-Term Climate Mitigation Panel Discussion

Accelerating Technology Deployment:

Technology, Resources, and Climate


December 3, 2015 – Thursday

Research Activities in the GCAM Community:

Overview of GCAMCombined Presentation

  • Introduction — Leon Clarke
  • Overview of GCAM — Katherine Calvin
  • Energy Supply — Marshall Wise
  • Energy Demand — G. Page Kyle
  • AgLU — Katherine Calvin
  • Emissions — Katherine Calvin
  • Climate — Corinne Hartin
  • Trade, Solution, FAQs — Pralit Patel

Future GCAM Development Directions:

December 4, 2015 – Friday