Perspectives on Communication of the Climate Science I

8:00 a.m. — 8:25 a.m. A Retrospective on Early Climate Science From a Physical Scientists Point of View
Michael MacCracken
8:25 a.m. — 8:50 a.m. History of Relations Among Climate Scientists, Policy-makers and the Public in the 20th Century
Spencer Weart
8:50 a.m. — 9:15 a.m. The History of Climate Communication: A Journalist’s Perspective
Maxwell Boykoff

Perspectives on Communication of the Climate Science II

9:45 a.m. — 10:05 a.m. The History and Future of Knowledge Infrastructures in the Earth System Sciences
Paul Edwards
10:05 a.m. — 10:25 a.m. Scientific Uncertainty in Public Discourse: The Case for Leakage Into the Scientific Community
Stephan Lewandowsky
10:25 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. The Battle to Communicate Climate Change: Lessons from The Front Lines
Michael Mann

New and Bleeding Edge Topics in Climate Science I

1:00 p.m. — 1:45 p.m. State of the Climate System
Richard Alley
1:45 p.m. — 2:05 p.m. Trying to Tell the World about Nuclear Winter – Denial Ain’t Just a River in Egypt
Alan Robock
2:05 p.m. — 2:25 p.m. Communication of the Role of Internal Variability in Climate Change Projections
Clara Deser

New and Bleeding Edge Topics in Climate Science II

3:20 p.m. — 3:40 p.m. Artic Permafrost and Carbon Climate Feedbacks
Lori Bruhwiler
3:40 p.m. — 4:00 p.m. Grand Challenges at the Interface of Climate, Hydrology and Water Systems
Peter Gleick
4:00 p.m. — 4:20 p.m. Geoengineering: A Challenging Topic for Science, Communications, and Society
Phil Rasch
4:20 p.m. — 4:40 p.m. Nuclear and Climate Imagery in Historical Perspective
Spencer Weart
4:40 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. Recarbonization of the global energy system
Steven Davis

Monday, 10 June 2013

Better Climate Communication

8:00 a.m. — 8:15 a.m. Finding a Role in Climate Communications
Gavin Schmidt
8:15 a.m. — 8:30 a.m. On the Differential Diagnosis of Denial and Skepticism
M. Bryson Brown
8:30 a.m. — 8:45 a.m. Ouranos’ Experience Part 1 – From Scratch to More Than 10 Years on Explaining Climate Modeling and Climate Change
Dominique Paquin
8:45 a.m. — 9:00 a.m. Applying the Science of Risk Communication to Climate Change – An overview of the Why’s and How’s
Karen Raucher
9:15 a.m. — 9:30 a.m. How grammatical choice shapes media representations of climate (un)certainty
Adriana Raudzens Bailey

Climate Communication with the Public I

10:30 a.m. — 10:45 a.m. Loss of Public Trust by UK Climate Researchers and Implications for Future Communication
Robert Ward
10:45 a.m. — 11:00 a.m. Climate Services as a Climate Communication Channel
Claudia Wunram

Climate Communication with the Public II

1:00 p.m. — 1:15 p.m. Communicating Climate Science to Stakeholders in Plain Vanilla
Nancy Selover
1:15 p.m. — 1:30 p.m. Shifting Gears: Climate Regulation and Communication with the American Public
Hilary Zarin

New Media And New Thinking About Messages And Messengers: Innovative Ways Forward I

2:15 p.m. — 2:20 p.m. Introductory Remarks
Geoffrey Haines-Stiles
2:20 p.m. — 2:35 p.m. Preaching to the Choir And Empowering The Congregation: Using Facebook And Face Time To Counter Denial
Geoffrey Haines-Stiles
2:35 p.m. — 2:50 p.m. Bottled Lightning – Is there a Secret Sauce for Social Media?
Peter Sinclair
3:05 p.m. — 3:20 p.m. Dissecting the Joke: Using Humor to Communicate Climate Issues
Laurel Whitney
3:20 p.m. — 3:35 p.m. Doping the Atmosphere, and Other Metaphors That Stick: Taking a Page from the Madison Avenue Playbook
Bob Henson

New Media And New Thinking About Messages And Messengers: Innovative Ways Forward II

4:30 p.m. — 4:45 p.m. The Weather Underground experience
Jeff Masters
4:45 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. How Can Scientists and Non-Governmental Organizations Better Collaborate to Improve Climate Science Communication?
Amanda Staudt
5:00 p.m. — 5:15 p.m. A Survey on Theatrical, Musical and Film Takes on Climate Change and the Challenges These Genres Have with Scientific Exposition
Lynda Williams

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Climate Change in the Classroom

8:00 a.m. — 8:15 a.m. What Do College Students Think (and Know) About Global Warming?: A Case Study
Daniel Bedford
8:15 a.m. — 8:30 a.m. Climate and Energy Literacy: A New Direction for Science Education in the 21st Century
Minda Berbeco
8:30 a.m. — 8:45 a.m. Raising Climate Literacy: AMS Education Program Efforts
James Brey
8:45 a.m. — 9:00 a.m. Insights into How College-Age Students at a Southeastern Research University Think About Climate Change Concepts
Cherilynn Morrow
9:00 a.m. — 9:15 a.m. Climate Change Literacy Through Writing: Successes in an Undergraduate Writing Course
Jennifer Small
9:15 a.m. — 9:30 a.m. Using Student Generated Blogs to Create a Global Perspective on Climate Change
Keah Schuenemann

Communicating with Policy Makers

10:15 a.m. — 10:30 a.m. Ouranos’ experience part 2- A guide for decision-makers in climate change adaptation: lessons on how to communicate information through the understanding of user needs.
Isabelle Charron
10:45 a.m. — 11:00 a.m. Addressing Climate Change Denial in the Age of “Academic Freedom” Bills
Minda Berbeco
11:00 a.m. — 11:15 a.m. A Sense of Urgency: Prediction and Its Influence on Policy-Making
Kent Peacock

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Toward an Integrated Approach to Climate Education, Communications and Outreach

8:00 a.m. — 8:15 a.m. The Climate ECO-system: Toward an Integrated Approach to Climate Education, Communications and Outreach- Roundtable Discussion and Workshop Proposal
Mark McCaffrey
9:00 a.m. — 9:15 a.m. Communicating Collapse, Climate, and Complex Society: the Case of the Ancient Maya
Sheryl Luzzadder-Beach
9:15 a.m. — 9:30 a.m. Science Visualization For System One Communication of Climate Science: Utilizing the Right Brain
Joe Witte

Virtual Session: Psychological Determinants of Communicating Climate Change

1:00 p.m. — 1:20 p.m. A New Conversation with Conservatives About Climate Change: Values Frames & Narratives
Adam Corner
1:20 p.m. — 1:40 p.m. The Psychology of Climate Change Adaptation: Prevention is Better Than Cure?
Stuart Capstick

4.3 Shifting the Paradigm in Climate Communication and Education

2:00 p.m. — 2:15 p.m. The Importance of Consensus Information in Reducing the Biasing Influence of Worldview on Climate Change Attitudes 
John Cook
2:15 p.m. — 2:30 p.m. Why the Climate Makes Climate Change Communication So Difficult
Simon Donner
2:30 p.m. — 2:45 p.m. Stealing From the Storytellers: How Simple Narrative Techniques Can Help Scientists Communicate Better 
John Calderazzor
2:45 p.m. — 3:00 p.m. Might Begin More Careful In Our Communications Help To Improve Public Understanding About Climate Change? 
Michael MacCracken
3:00 p.m. — 3:15 p.m. Can The Economic Value of Climate Science Be Determined and Communicated?
Brue Wielicki
3:15 p.m. — 3:30 p.m. Visioning Climate Impacts: The Future is Now
Melanie Fitzpatrick