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Selected sessions as well as all press conferences during the General Assembly 2017 will be live-streamed and are also available on demand after the conference. Below you will find the overall webstreaming programme. Once the individual sessions start, a link opening the respective stream will appear.

Monday, 24 April 2017

Screaming clouds
10:30–11:00 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Cities' resilience to a changing climate
13:00–14:00 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Union symposium: ESA / NASA
13:30–17:45 / Room E2 / Details /  Stream

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Water hazards: how floods and storms impact us and how we impact water resources
09:00–10:00 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Polar regions: Arctic sea-ice future, Antarctic ice-shelf stability, and glacial landforms
10:00–11:00 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Plastic litter: how it's transported, reaches the food chain, and what we can learn from it
11:00–12:00 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Jean Dominique Cassini Medal Lecture by Luciano Iess
12:15–13:15 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream

Countdown to Cassini's Grand Finale
15:30–16:30 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Great Debate on Great Extinctions
15:30–17:00 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Vegetation-climate interactions across time scales
08:30–12:00 / Room E2 / Details /  Stream

Geoarcheology: Finding traces of human presence in caves, soils and landscapes
10:00–11:00 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Food security: how extreme weather and other hazards affect what we drink and eat
11:00–12:00 / Press centre / Details /  Stream

Alfred Wegener Medal Lecture by Murugesu Sivapalan
12:15–13:15 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream

EGU Award Ceremony
17:30–19:00 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Arctic environmental change: global opportunities and threats (joint EGU-AGU Great Debate)
08:30–10:00 / Room E2 / Details /  Stream

Make Facts Great Again: how can scientists stand up for science?
10:30–12:00 / Room E2 / Details /  Stream

Arthur Holmes Medal by Jean-Pierre Brun
12:15–13:15 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream

Transition to Next Generation Cities and Planet Earth future
15:30–17:00 / Room D1 / Details /  Stream

Is Open Science the way to go?
15:30–17:00 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream

Friday, 28 April 2017

Is 2 degrees possible without relying on carbon storage and capture?
08:30–10:00 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream

Alexander von Humboldt Medal Lecture by Johan Bouma
12:15–13:15 / Room E1 / Details /  Stream