Programme

World Climate Summit & La Galerie by WE 2017

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Kameha Grand Bonn 14-16 November 2017

14 November 2017

-Day 1 will focus on energy and low-carbon, promoting business-driven solutions to climate change and facilitating large-scale collaboration across sectors and industries. There will be high-level plenary sessions, keynotes, project-oriented workshops, purpose-driven networking and matchmaking, breakouts and private business meetings. The Low-Carbon theme will drive conversation and topics surrounding decarbonisation, low-carbon solutions, renewable energy, clean technologies, carbon markets, climate adaptation and mitigation. 

 

 

08:00-10:00…………………………………………………………………………………..Registration

10:00-11:10…………………………………………………………………………………….Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony: Building A New Coalition: The Role of Alliances and Bottom-Up Actions in the New Era of Climate Leadership

Location: Kameha Universal

11:10-12:10…………………………………………………………………………………….SnCF Launch

SnCF Launch: Official Launch of the Sub-National Climate Fund (SnCF)

Location: Kameha Universal

12:10-12:30……………………………………………………………………………………Coffee Break

12:30-13:30……………………………………………………………………………………Plenary 1

Plenary 1: No More Business As Usual: Seizing Opportunities in the New Climate Economy

Location: Kameha Universal

13:30-14:30……………………………………………………………………………………Lunch

14:30-15:30……………………………………………………………………………………Plenary 2 & Breakout 1

Plenary 2: Unlocking the Secret to Green Innovation: Technologies, Business Models, New Demands

Location: Kameha Universal

Breakout 1: Accelerating the Clean Energy Transition while Meeting Energy Demands in a Growing World

Location: Kameha Spirit

15:30-15:50……………………………………………………………………………………Coffee Break

16:00-17:00……………………………………………………………………………………Breakout 2 & Breakout 3

Breakout 2: Mobilising Public and Private Investments for Low-Carbon Infrastructure and Climate Resilient Development

Location: Kameha Universal

Breakout 3: Low-Carbon Mobility and Transport 

Location: Kameha Spirit

17:00-19:00……………………………………………………………………………………Networking and Reception

15 November 2017

Day 2 will provide a transaction-focused convening platform for mobilising private and public finance and investments. There will be open plenaries, solutions-oriented breakouts and negotiation sessions. The Climate Finance theme will focus discussion and topics surrounding NDCs plans and preparation, macroeconomic policies, investment environments, private sector plans, investment pipelines and climate projects.     

 

 

08:00-10:00……………………………………………………………………………………Registration

10:00-11:10……………………………………………………………………………………..Opening Session & CIP Launch

Opening Session: Scaling Up Climate Finance through Markets, Innovation and Leadership

CIP Launch: Official Launch of the Climate Investment Platform (CIP)

Location: Kameha Universal

11:10-12:10……………………………………………………………………………………Plenary 1

Plenary 1: Mapping the Broader Climate Ecosystem: Latest Trends from Governments, Business and Finance

Location: Kameha Universal

12:10-12:30…………………………………………………………………………………….Coffee Break

12:30-13:30……………………………………………………………………………………Breakout 1 & Breakout 2

Breakout 1: Cracking Sub-National Climate Finance for Cities: Encouraging Investments and Developing Bankable Projects Hosted by Beya Capital 

Location: Kameha Universal

Breakout 2: How to Identify and Build Bankable Projects: Investors, Project Developers and Governments Convene to Clarify Needs and Expectations Hosted by Beya Capital

Location: Kameha Spirit

13:30-14:30……………………………………………………………………………………Lunch

14:30-15:30……………………………………………………………………………………Plenary 2

Plenary 2: New Financial Actors in the Climate Economy: Blockchain Technology and Fintech, Foundations Crowdfunding, and More

Location: Kameha Universal

15:30-15:50……………………………………………………………………………………Coffee Break

16:00-17:00……………………………………………………………………………………Breakout 3 & Breakout 4

Breakout 3: Impact Investing: The Next Frontier for Climate Hosted by CPI 

Location: Kameha Universal

Breakout 4: Blended Finance and the Capital Stack: Share Risk, Scale Investments and Build Replicable Models for Climate Solutions Hosted by Beya Capital

Location: Kameha Spirit

17:00-19:00……………………………………………………………………………………Networking and Reception

16 November 2017

Day 3 will create a global meeting place for stakeholders in the resource-efficient and circular economy. There will be high-level plenaries, the exhibition of resource-efficient solutions through La Galerie by WE and networking opportunities through the digital business matchmaking platform by WE Connect. The Climate & Resource Efficiency theme will pose in-depth discussion about responsible production, consumption, agriculture, food and water.

 

 

 

08:00-10:00……………………………………………………………………………………Registration

10:00-11:10……………………………………………………………………………………..Opening Plenary 

Opening Plenary: Planetary Boundaries? The Low-Carbon Economy in the Context of World Resource Use

Location: Grand Event

11:10-12:10…………………………………………………………………………………….Plenary 1

Plenary 1: Water in the Circular Economy: Industry-Driven Solutions to Consumption and Waste

Location: Grand Event

12:10-12:30……………………………………………………………………………………Coffee Break

12:30-13:30……………………………………………………………………………………Plenary 2

Plenary 2: From Farm to Fork: Innovations in Food Technology and Food Production

Location: Grand Event

13:30-14:30……………………………………………………………………………………Lunch

14:30-16:30……………………………………………………………………………………Networking Activities