44: Tomer Shalit of ClimateView - Open agile climate action platform for cities
Tomer Shalit is the founder of ClimateView. ClimateView was founded on the principles of agile: a philosophy built for the very purpose of tackling complex problems. When cities and nations address climate change – visualisation, collective intelligence and transparency are the main pillars they focus on.
How Tomer got Sweden as his first client
How to convince a whole country to become a customer
Tomer's background and how he first addressed the problem
Why an open collaborative platform is important
How visualisation, collective intelligence and transparency became the main focus of ClimateView
Breaking down tasks and zooming into actions
Getting interest from Sweden's transport sector and Vattenfall
[02:00] Climate emergency is getting traction, but how are cities managing?
[04:00] Sweden now has a public road map
Project management vs accountability
[05:00] Applying agile development and visualisations
[06:00] Setting up a "Project Owner" for Sweden
[09:00] Getting Sweden as a client
[11:00] Dealing with red tape in government
[13:00] Collaboration of government and private sector
[16:00] Who else can use ClimateView?
[18:00] How to take climate action
[19:00] View from 2030