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Fear and Hope in the Climate Conversation

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Fear and Hope in the Climate Conversation

The Climate Museum is pleased to present a panel discussion entitled “Fear and hope in the climate conversation.” This official Climate Week affiliate event will take place on Tuesday, September 19, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at 800 Third Avenue.

 

The following speakers are confirmed:

Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Aviation

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Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Aviation

This will be a panel with important stakeholders from aviation sector, with a main goal to discuss and assess the climate change adaptation and mitigation measures taken at airports. This panel will involve a case study from the climate change adaptation plan that is being developed for the Istanbul New Airport Project, and other aviation climate issues.

For more information, please contact ulku.ozeren@igairport.com or can.aras@igairport.com.

This event is invite only.

Assessing the Current State of Carbon Disclosures

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Assessing the Current State of Carbon Disclosures

When it comes to carbon disclosure, companies struggle to provide meaningful, reliable metrics. Investors struggle with assessing climate risk within their portfolios. What does robust carbon disclosure look like today? What should it be in the future? How can companies close the information gap? And, how can investors get an accurate picture of climate risk?

Climate Hub - Day 2

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Climate Hub - Day 2

The Climate Hub is an internal discussion space between members and partners to develop strategies and plans more than anything else. It is also an open space to connect with various climate actors and it will host several events throughout Climate Week.

Tuesday Sept. 19th:

- NDC enhancement group workshop (9:00am to 1:00pm)

- Sustainable Finance Strategic coordination group (1:30pm to 5:45pm)

- 1.5/PCC Strategy Meeting (4:00pm to 6:00pm)

These events are invite only.

2017 Concordia Annual Summit - Day 2

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2017 Concordia Annual Summit - Day 2

Bringing together the world’s preeminent thought leaders, influencers and decision makers from across the public, private and nonprofit space, the 2017 Concordia Annual Summit serves as a nonpartisan forum for exploring today’s most pressing global challenges and driving collective action.

Tour of the Future City Lab

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Tour of the Future City Lab

This event will consist of a 45 minute tour with the curator of the Future City Lab at the Museum of the City of New York, an innovative, interactive exhibition that invites visitors to consider the big challenges facing New York City today and to imagine approaches and solutions for a better future.

Clean Energy: Bolstering our National Security at Home and Abroad

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Clean Energy: Bolstering our National Security at Home and Abroad

While the military clearly recognizes the threat of climate change to our national and global security, they are also one of the largest users of fossil fuel in the world. These concerns, combined with the vulnerability of bases relying on vulnerable electric grids and the tactical exposure associated with transporting fuel into battle, have spurred the military to shift to more secure forms of energy. Whether its massive solar arrays on bases, distributed microgrids, or better batteries, the military is leading the way on innovation and deployment of advanced energy.

Learning to Play in the Sandbox: Cooperating for Climate Resilience

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Learning to Play in the Sandbox: Cooperating for Climate Resilience

A key conclusion from the book Adapting to Change: The Business of Climate Resilience, released during Climate Week 2016, is that, to tackle complex challenges such as climate change, we have to learn to cooperate, collaborate and generally work better together. No one sector can combat the threat to our environment. Success requires the partnership of an untold number of experts from virtually every discipline.

Urban Innovation for Livable Cities - Copenhagen's Public-Private Partnership Model for Urban Planning

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Urban Innovation for Livable Cities - Copenhagen's Public-Private Partnership Model for Urban Planning

As part of Climate Week NYC 2017, this conference aims at comparing Copenhagen's solutions to stormwater management and sustainable urban development to that of progressive North American cities facing similar challenges.

Cities for Global Impact – Advancing the SDGs through Urban Action

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Cities for Global Impact – Advancing the SDGs through Urban Action

Danish Cleantech Hub is proud to host the high-level conference Cities for Global Impact – Advancing the SDGs through Urban Action as part of Climate Week NYC. The two high-level conference panels will discuss Healthy Cities for Better Living and <