2012 Workshop and Resources

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Washington Knowledge Sharing events - November 12-13

Two knowledge sharing workshops were held in Washington, D.C. this November, on consecutive days:

12 November - hosted by NREL and REEEP: "Linked Open Data – learn how to make open data work for your organization" For more information, visit the workshop website http://en.openei.org/wiki/Open_Data_Workshop_2012.

13 November - a two-part Workshop hosted by the World Bank: "Discovering the New World: A live demonstration of the State of the Art in Climate Data and Knowledge Tools"

Part 1 was an open workshop as part of the World Bank's Climate Change Knowledge Forum. There was 30 in the room (half Bank, half outsiders), and a further 15 joining the slightly crackly webcast – which can be accessed at: http://worldbankva.adobeconnect.com/p3lrvh96iii/ The presentations given are available below.

Part 2 was a 'Knowledge Sharing Clinic' where six knowledges initiatives shared their real world challenges in a peer review setting.

November 13 Workshop Invitation

2012 Climate Knowledge Brokers Workshop, Bonn

The 2012 Annual Climate Knowledge Brokers Workshop took place in Bonn, Germany, from 18th-20th May. Thirty-six participants attended, representing 26 CKB initiatives. A full report on the Workshop including an updated Map of Climate Knowledge Broker initiatives, and plans for the year to come, is presented below.

2012 Workshop Report