NewClimate Institute at the Global Climate Action Summit 2018

 

 

Events with NewClimate Institute participation


Affiliate event: Under2 coalition general assembly [invitation only]
NewClimate Institute and its partners will present the results of the Global climate action from cities, regions and businesses report at the annual General Assembly of the Under2 Coalition.

This meeting, which requires invitation, is there to discuss and agree the priorities of the Under2 Coalition over the next 12 months.
 

Wednesday 12 September
10h00 – 15h30
San Francisco
Cities4climate: The future is us [invitation only]
Co-hosted by C40 Cities, the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy and the City of San Francisco, Cities4Climate: The Future is Us will bring together mayors, business leaders, changemakers, entrepreneurs and climate experts from around the world to showcase the innovative ways cities are cleaning the air we breathe and building healthier, more resilient communities.

At the event, Patti Harris, CEO of Bloomberg Philantropies, will present the results of the Climate Opportunity-Report.
 

Wednesday 12 September
13h00 – 16h30
San Francisco City Hall
Affiliate event: Assessing the impact of tangible climate action of states, regions, cities businesses and investors and its future potential
NewClimate Institute and its partners will present the results of the Global climate action from cities, regions and businesses report at the “Assessing the impact of tangible climate action of states, regions, cities businesses and investors and its future potential” event.

Find all details about the event here .
 

Thursday 13 September
13h00 – 17h00
Marriot Marquis
Affiliate event: Decarbonisation: A checklist for healthy energy systems [registration required]
The Climate Action Tracker, an established scientific assessment of global climate action, will outline the necessary actions and policy measures to accelerate the Paris Agreement’s implementation, focussing on a key area of the summit: Healthy Energy Systems. We will highlight the opportunities in bending the curve of emissions based on our research and experiences from selected states, regions, cities and company representatives. Please register here.
 
Speakers: Prof. Dr. Niklas Höhne (NewClimate Institute), Jasmin Cantzler (ClimateAnalytics), Markus Hagemann (NewClimate Institute), Yvonne Deng (Ecofys, a Navigant company).

Paul Wheelhouse (Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands The Scottish Government), Tim Ash-Vie (Director, Unter 2 Coalition), Maria Mendiluce (Managing Director, World Business Council For Sustainable Development), Kevin Austin (Deputy Executive Director, C40), Seth Monteith (Program Manager, Advisory & Research, ClimateWorks Foundation).

Thursday 13 September
16h00 – 17h45
ClimateWorks Foundation,
San Francisco

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