Programme Day 1

Tuesday August 18 2020

12.30 – 13.15 Opening
by Bert Enserink, director of the Master Programme Engineering and Policy Analysis (EPA)
and Aukje Hassoldt, Dean of the faculty of Technology, Policy and Management (TPM)

G)RAND Challenges after TPM
Stijn Hoorens, Director RAND Europe in Brussels, graduate of the Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management (TPM) in 2001
13.15 – 14.15 Economics
Why we need to model how much we value avoiding climate change effects in the future, and what does it tell us that current models don't?
Shridhar Kulkarni (Presentation)

Financing green-innovation diffusion: an evolutionary modelling approach
Georgios Papazotos

Financing the circular economy: The role of financial institutions in ‘greening’ the European Steel Industry
Katerina Makrogamvraki (Pitch)

Evaluating capacity development in the water sector from an institutional perspective
Dana van der Zee (Pitch)

Macroeconomic convergence in the Eurozone: A policy search through agent-based computational economics under deep uncertainty
Philip Seijger (Pitch)
14.15 – 14.45 Break  to have walk
14.45 – 15.45 Resilience
Perspectives of climate adaptation in the private sector
Emma Castaños (Presentation)

Institutional interactions in climate adaptation of interdependent transport infrastructures
Batoul Mesdaghi (Pitch)

Flood risk management in Kerala: multi-level governance approach for resilience
Vyshnavi Vipin Ullattil (Pitch)
15.45 – 16.00 Short break
16.00 – 17.00 Creating reproducible data science workflows with DVC and Metaflow
Workshop by researcher Mikhail Sirenko, EPA graduate and researcher at the faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, link