Finding solutions for urban resilience to nature’s challenges

The São Paulo Research Foundation, FAPESP and the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation, TEKES invite you to the

Finding solutions for urban resilience to nature’s challenges
Brazilian–Finnish Workshop

The event aims at fostering the development of new partnerships with research in Finland, besides promoting the results from researches granted by FAPESP in areas like urban resilience, meteorology and water and energy to governmental agencies and to companies of the field.

November, 28th - 9 am to 17 pm
November, 29th - 9 am to 16 pm

Venue: FAPESP – Rua Pio XI, 1500 – alto da Lapa – São Paulo 

Registration: www.fapesp.br/eventos/brafinnishws/registration 
 

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

Monday, November 28th – “Mapping the challenges”

09:00

Registration

10:00

Opening and greetings from the organizers

Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz, Scientific Director of FAPESP, Brazil

Ari-Matti Harri, Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI), Cityzer project funded by Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation (TEKES), Finland PDF

10:20

Orientation to urban resilience

State-of-the art in Brazil, Paulo Saldiva, Institute of Advanced Studies of the University of São Paulo (IEA-USP), Brazil PDF

State-of-the art in Finland, Jatta Jussila-Suokas, Innovation director Haaga-Helia, University of Apllied Sciences (UAS), Cityzer project, Finland PDF

11:00

Coffee break

11:20

Water-related resilience challenges in São Paulo region

Monica Porto, Secretaria de Saneamento e Recursos Hídricos de São Paulo, Brazil  PDF

Humberto Rocha, The Institute of Astronomy, Geophysics and Atmospheric Sciences of University of São Paulo (IAG-USP), Brazil  PDF

Ivanildo Hespanhol, Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo (POLI-USP) / Centro Internacional de Referência em Reúso de Água (CIRRA/IRCWR), Brazil PDF

12:05

Energy supply and resilience challenges in cities in Brazil

Ildo Sauer, Instituto de Energia e Ambiente da Universidade de São Paulo (IEE-USP)

Gilberto Jannuzzi, Mechanical Engineering Faculty, University of Campinas (FEM–Unicamp), Brazil PDF

Patricia Diehl Madeira, Agência Climatempo, Energy Sector, Brazil PDF

12:50

Lunch (restaurants around FAPESP)

13:50

Air pollution, Brazil

Maria de Fatima Andrade, The Institute of Astronomy, Geophysics and Atmospheric Sciences of University of São Paulo (IAG- USP), Brazil PDF

Sciences, University of São Paulo (IAG–USP), Brazil

14:20

Smart Cities, Brazil

Antonio Carlos Zuffo, School of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Urban Design, University of Campinas (FEC-Unicamp), Brazil

Maria Alexandra Viegas Cortez da Cunha, Fundaҫão Getúlio Vargas, Brazil PDF

Filipe Rocha - Public Policy Projects for Smart Cities – Modoup Gestão e Projetos, Brazil PDF

15:05

Demography and urban challenges, Brazil

Maria Camila Loffredo D’Ottaviano, Architecture and Urbanism College, University of São Paulo (FAU/USP), Brazil PDF

Ricardo Ojima, Departamento de Demografia e Ciências Atuariais, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (DCAA – UFRN), Brazil PDF

Valtair Ferreira Valadão - Companhia de Engenharia de Tráfego (CET), Brasil PDF

15:50

Coffee break

16:10

Plenary session
Chair – Reynaldo Luiz Victoria, Centro de Energia Nuclear na Agricultura, University of São Paulo (CENA-USP)

General discussion and comments on the presented topics

17:10

Closing words (Chair of the day)

 
Tuesday, November 29th – “Innovating solutions and finding further R&D needs”

09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

09:30

Opening and goal setting for the day

Ari-Matti Harri, Finnish Meteorological Institute, CITYZER project funded by TEKES, Finland PDF

09:40

Funding opportunities for bilateral RDI projects

Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz, Scientific Director of FAPESP, Brazil

10:00

Monitoring and analyzing natural disasters in Brazil

Jose Marengo, Centro Nacional de Monitoramento e Alertas de Desastres Naturais (CEMADEN), Brazil PDF

10:30

Nowcasting precipitation to improve resilience to floods, mudslides and drought
Ari-Matti Harri, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Cityzer project funded by Tekes, Finland PDF

11:00

Forecasting urban air quality using ENFUSER
Ari Karppinen, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finland PDF

11:30

Resilience challenges in agriculture

Paulo Arruda, Institute of Biology, University of Campinas (IB-Unicamp), Brazil  PDF

12:00

Lunch (restaurants around FAPESP)

13:30

Resilience to natural disasters
José Marengo, Centro Nacional de Monitoramento e Alertas de Desastres Naturais (CEMADEN), Brazil PDF

14:20

Plenary session

Chair: Danielle Bressiani, Pesquisa & Desenvolvimento da Climatempo Brazil

General discussion and comments on the presented topics

16:00

Closing and coffee

Event free for charge

Official language: English (simultaneous translation will be provided)

Mais informações: (11) 3838-4362 / vera@fapesp.br

Parking: Pio Park – Rua Pio XI, 1320  |  Tonimar – Rua Jorge Americano, 89