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.

Highlights:

  • 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


Useful links:


Climate View - https://www.climateview.global/
Tomer Shalit -https://se.linkedin.com/in/tomer-shalit-6153a91


Time Stamp:


[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

Listen to this episode now:

Apple Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/44-tomer-shalit-climateview-open-agile-climate-action/id1290523873?i=1000444806544

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/2MjMUUk4ZaEz6eaQxZozQb

Google Podcast: https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hdWRpb2Jvb20uY29tL2NoYW5uZWxzLzQ5Mjk5ODAucnNz&episode=dGFnOmF1ZGlvYm9vbS5jb20sMjAxOS0wNy0xODovcG9zdHMvNzMyMDAyNg

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