Flagship Initiative for Climate Change
R&D Project - National
- Contact person: Alkis Simitsis
- Thematic tags: time series , Spatial data infrastructures , Scientific computing , Open Science , Open Data , Machine learning , Geospatial data , Data management
- Start date: 01-10-2019
- Funding: 3.1 MEuros
- IMSI funding: 115.1 KEuros
- Partners: National Observatory of Athens, Centre for Nuclear Research Demokritos, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Νational Centre for Social Research, Research Centre for Atmospheric Physics and Climatology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens , National Technical University of Athens, Technical University of Crete, University of Crete, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and Athena R.C.
Climpact is a flagship initiative on climate change to coordinate a Pan-Hellenic network of institutions responsible for the integration, harmonization, and optimization of existing climate services, early warning systems and measurements from relevant national infrastructures in Greece. The initiative brings together a National Network of 11 scientific organizations to study and analyze at scale scientific indicators and measures related to Climate Change, aiming at generating innovative scientific tools, methods, and technology to mitigate the results of the Climate Change.