International Conference on Climate Change Adaptation:
Green Revision for Resilient Cities

7 March 2019 Thursday
08:30 – 09:00
09:00 –09:30
  Opening Speeches
  Izmir Metropolitan Municipality
  Dr. S. Sırrı Aydoğan
Landscape Research Society 
  Prof.Dr. Hakan Alphan

09:30 – 10:15
  Green Revision: A Framework for the Resilient Cities
  Prof. Dr. Hakan Alphan (Landscape Research Society)

10:15– 11:00

  Izmir and Climate Change Projections
  Prof. Dr. Süha Berberoğlu (Çukurova University Faculty of Architecture)
11:00– 11:30 
  Coffee Break/ Turkish Folk Dance
11:30– 13:00 
Climate Change, Turkey and Local Governments
                  Chair Person: Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Assistant Secretary General Yıldız Devran

  11:30– 12:15 Prof. Dr. Nüzhet Dalfes
  “Climate  that we changed: What awaits us?”
  12:15– 13:00 Dr. Nuran Talu
  “Urban Adaptation Plannıng”
13:00– 14:00
   14:00– 15:30        
  Session 2: Urban Ecosystems
                   Chair Person: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem Çoşkun Hepcan

  14:00– 14:45 Prof. Dr. Jürgen Breuste
  “Benefits from Nature in Resilient Cities”
  14:45– 15:30 Prof. Dr. Vasilije Isajev
  “Importance of Suburban Forests for Improving the Environment Quality of the City of Belgrade”

8 March 2019 Friday
09:00– 10:30                   

  Session 3: Ecosystem Services and Natural Resource Management
                   Chair Person: Prof. Dr. Süha Berberoğlu

  09:00 – 09:45 Assoc. Prof. Frank van der Meulen
  “Building with Nature, viable long term strategy for coastal management?”
  09:45– 10:30 Prof. Dr. Felix Kienast
  “Promoting urban green and rewilding areas: benefits for nature and society”

10:30– 11:00
  Coffee Break
11:00– 12:30                 
  Session 4: Urban Green Areas
                   Chair Person: Prof. Dr. Hakan Alphan

  11.00– 11:45 Prof. Dr. Cristian Ioja
  “Specific Traits of Green Areas Across Urban Functions”
  11.45– 12.30 Dr. Esra Başak
  “Ecosystem Services Applications From Turkey and How They Apply to Balcova Setting: Approaches      for Integrated Valuation”

12:30– 14:00
14:00– 15:30
  Session 5: Experience in Turkey
                   Chair Person: Prof. Dr. Şerif Hepcan

  14:00– 14:30 Dr. Başak Avcıoğlu Çokçalışkan
  “Natural Solutions for Climate Change: Ecosystem Services”
  14:30– 15:00 Semiha Demirbaş Çağlayan
  “PAD’s Experience on Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Areas”
  15:00– 15:30 Gökçen Kunter Karaduman
  “Climate Adaptation Trainings: Capacity Building and Children Education”