Responsible Business Forum on Climate Innovation 2019

BUILDING A ZERO-CARBON, CLIMATE-RESILIENT FUTURE

23 - 24 MAY 2019, HAIKOU

AGENDA

BUILDING A ZERO-CARBON, CLIMATE-RESILIENT FUTURE

morning
0730 – 0845 Registration and Networking
0900 – 0905

Welcome

Facilitator: Malcolm Preston, Adjunct Professor, Kellogg School of Management & Guest Faculty, Harvard Business School

0905 – 0920 Opening remarks
0920 – 0930

Guest of Honour address

0930 – 1020

Opening discussion panel

Building a zero-carbon, climate-resilient future

Chair: Malcolm Preston, Adjunct Professor, Kellogg School of Management & Guest Faculty, Harvard Business School

1020 – 1030

Keynote address

1030 – 1100 Networking Coffee Break
1100 – 1110

Keynote address

1110 – 1200

Science-based targets as drivers of innovation

1200 – 1250 Catalysing climate action through private sector innovation
1300 – 1400 Lunch
afternoon
1400 – 1600

Working Groups: Building a zero-carbon, climate-resilient future

  1. Buildings and urban infrastructure
  2. Carbon and energy
  3. Food and agriculture
1600 – 1630

Networking Coffee Break

1630 – 1700

Building a zero-carbon, climate-resilient future

Sharing and feedback session from working groups

1700 – 1710

Keynote address

1710 – 1755

Plenary discussion panel

Blockchain, future energy networks and climate change

Chair: Changhua Wu, Director, China and Asia, TIR Consulting

1755 – 1800 Closing
1800 – 2000 Networking drinks and dinner
morning
0730 – 0845 Registration and networking
0730 – 0845 Breakfast Discussions
0900 – 0905

Introduction

Facilitator: Malcolm Preston, Adjunct Professor, Kellogg School of Management & Guest Faculty, Harvard Business School

0905 – 0920 An introduction to China’s emission trading scheme
0915 – 1005

Plenary discussion panel

Financing a climate-resilient future

1005 – 1015 Networking coffee break
1045 – 1245

Working Groups: Building a zero-carbon, climate-resilient future

  1. Forests and ecosystems
  2. Manufacturing
  3. Transport and mobility
1245 – 1400 Lunch
afternoon
1400 – 1445

Plenary discussion panel

The future of energy efficiency

1445 – 1500

Plenary discussion panel

The circular economy and climate-smart cities

1500 – 1530

Building a zero-carbon, climate-resilient future

Sharing and feedback session from working groups

1530 – 1540 Closing summary and next steps

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