Region 6 Transportation-Climate Summit
Hosted by the Southern Plains Transportation Center and the South Central Climate Science Center
Sept. 30, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The National Weather Center, Norman, Oklahoma.
Gerald Miller, SPTC Associate Director, University of Oklahoma
8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Overview of SPTC and SC-CSC Activities and Opportunities
Musharraf Zaman, SPTC Director and Renee McPherson, Director of Research for the South Central Climate Science Center
9 - 9:30 a.m.
Approaches to Asset Management and Adaptation to Climate Variability and Extreme Weather
Michael Meyer (Senior Advisor to Parsons Brinckerhoff)
9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
Regional Weather Variability and Weather Forecasting
Dr. Harold Brooks (NOAA National Severe Storm Laboratory)
10:45 - 11:30 a.m.
Climate Variability and Long-Term Trends in the Southern Great Plains
Dr. Katharine Hayhoe (Texas Tech and SC-CSC)
1:15 - 2 p.m.