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IHOPE Executive Committee Meeting

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Start date:
January, 2014

End date:
January, 2014

Uppsala, Sweden  

In January, the IHOPE Executive Committee met in Uppsala. • interactive programs (e.g. website blogs on timely subjects, Twitter feed) • outreach to scholarly communities (e.g. architects/engineers, environmental/heritage organizations) • formation of a new Theme group: Re-purposing Ancient Infrastructure (interested? email Carole) • a new scale of analysis: sub-Global (to accommodate phenomena such as El Niño/La Niña, the Indian Ocean monsoon pattern) • refresh and balance (e.g. geography, gender) the Executive and Scientific Steering Committees with elections slated for early 2015 • four new SSC members (see About -> People on the website) • new IHOPE Case Studies (HERCULES, ISLANDS, more) • early career IHOPE scholars' program, including workshops and activities at conferences