The 10th International Conference on Urban Climate took place in New York between th 6th and 10th of August. This conference takes place every 3 years and is the most important conference of the urban climate community, with more than 500 scientists each time. The scientific innovations of URCLIM project have been presented in many talks during the conference: the new methodology of downscaling approach for climatic projections in cities by Bert Van Schaebroeck (Royal Meteorological Institute, Brussels), the analysis of the Paris case study using satellite imagery by Benjamin Le Roy (CNRM, Toulouse), the met stations of Ghent by Steven Caluwaerts (university of Ghent). Valéry Masson (CNRM, Toulouse) also presented the strategy to produce urban data maps suitable for the numerical simulations at high resolution for URCLIM.
Photos by Bert Van Schaeybroeck