SLOT: Public awareness and education
THEME: The Sustainable Innovation Forum is a pivotal business forum to take place alongside the UNFCCC COP process. Organised by Climate Action in partnership with UNEP, this key business event will mobilise and connect high-level influencers including policy makers and C-level representatives from business, financial institutions and the third sector to catalyse innovation and facilitate public-private collaborations to address climate change. The 2013 forum held alongside COP19, will take place on the 20 November at the Intercontinental Hotel, Warsaw. Speakers include Achim Steiner, UNEP Executive Director, Connie Hedegaard, European Commissioner for Climate Action and Lord Nicholas Stern.
The forum will close with an exclusive screening of the highly acclaimed ‘Chasing Ice’ film, hosted by UNEP.
For more information and to register, go to: http://www.cop19.org
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ANTICIPATED ATTENDANCE: 400
AGENCIES INVOLVED: Join delegates from HSBC, Shell, the IFC, World Energy Council, International Chamber of Commerce, IMF, IETA, ICLEI, Daiwa Capital Markets, UNDP, Maersk, Veolia, NHS, Ceres, REEEP, UN Capital Development Fund, Philips Lighting, Avaya, Sasol, New Holland Agriculture, Orange, WWF, UNHABITAT, Siemens, Verne Global, the World Bank and many more.