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Sachin Garg <[log in to unmask]>
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Mason Big Data Network <[log in to unmask]>
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Wed, 21 May 2014 10:15:05 -0400
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UN Global Pulse and the Secretary Generalís Climate Change Support Team 
are hosting the Big Data Climate Challenge (BDCC) to bring forward 
data-driven evidence of the economic dimensions of climate change. The 
Big Data Climate Challenge is an initiative of the Secretary-Generalís 
Climate Summit to be held in September 2014.

More details at: http://www.unglobalpulse.org/big-data-climate

We encourage multidisciplinary initiatives from all relevant fields to 
apply to the Big Data Climate Challenge. This includes but is not 
limited to: energy, smart cities, transportation, natural resource 
management, agriculture and food systems, ecology, complex systems, 
green data centers, recycling, material sciences, climate risk 
management, disaster risk reduction and resilience, architecture and 
design, behavioral science, climate finance, and economic drivers such 
as carbon markets and subsidies. We welcome any climate-related project.


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Sachin Garg <[log in to unmask]>
Doctoral Student & Graduate Research Assistant
School of Public Policy, George Mason University
3351 Fairfax Drive MS 3B1, Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: +1-703-993-8647  Cell: +1-703-996-9445

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