Transaltantic Green Platform 2009

 

WEDNESDAY JUNE 3 2009

18:00

Check in and Welcome Reception

18:30
22:30

DINNER DEBATE Can the Transatlantic Business Dialogue contribute to make Copenhagen conference successful?

Introduction Keynote address by
» Khalida Bouzar, Deputy Director of the Division of Technology, Industry and Economics UNEP
» Jean-Claude Gruffat, Citi Country Officer France and President of the American Chamber of Commerce in France
Debate
Moderator Katharina Krell, Executive Manager of Greenovate! Europe
For Europe
» Wolfgang Bloch, Vice President / Head of Environmental & safety department Siemens AG
» Samuele Furfari, Advisor to the European Commission
» Gustaf Landahl, Head of dept. Planning & Environment, City of Stockholm
» Finn Mortensen, Executive Director, Climate Consortium Denmark
» Per Olofsson, CEO Climate Well
For US
» Bill Becker, Executive Director of the US Presidential Climate Action Project
» Jeffries Briginshaw, EU Executive Director, TransAtlantic Dialogue
» Paul Dickerson, Clean Tech Practice Group Partner, Haynesboone (TBC)
» Andy Montgomery, CEO El Paseo Bank
» Mike Sloan, President of Virtus Energy Research Associates, Inc.
• Conclusion: Keynote address by
» Rodney Ellis, Senator of Texas
» Chantal Jouanno, French minister for Environment (TBC)
» Gary Locke, United States Secretary of Commerce (TBC)

THURSDAY JUNE 4 2009

8:30

Official Opening Session
Patrice Lefeu and Jean-Bernard Guerrée, Co-founders of the Transatlantic Green Platform

8:45
12:45

GREEN CORPORATE PRESENTATIONS

13:00
14:30

Networking Lunch

15:00
16:30

ROUND TABLE Global cities – Green opportunities : When Technology supports Northern and Southern Growth?

Introduction Keynote address by
» Khalida Bouzar, Deputy Director of the Division of Technology, Industry and Economics UNEP
» Kimon Onuma, FAIA - President and Founder
Speakers
» Bill Becker, Executive Director of the US Presidential Climate Action Project
» Afif Chelbi, Minister for Industry, Energy and SMEs, Tunisia
» Porf. Dr DA Jianwen, Deputy Chairman of Chinese People’s Political
Consultative Conference (CPPCC)-Zibo Committee and Deputy of the National People’s Congress
» Rodney Ellis, Senator of Texas
» Jim Ferguson, Councilman of The City of Palm Desert
» Gustaf Landahl, Head of dept. Planning & Environment, City of Stockholm
» Ana Lehmann, Vice President of Norte Region (Portugal)
» Bakul Rupani, Town Planner of Ralkot City (India)
» Philip Tuttle, Managing Partner of Houston Fund
» Kim Walesh, Chief Strategy, City of San Jose (California, USA)
Closing remarks Jean-Michel Severino, Managing Director of AFD
Moderator Philippe Vanrie, CEO of EBN and Alexis Gazzo, Ernst & Young

16:30
18:00

ROUND TABLE Global cities – Green Growth:When Technology brings new solutions?

Introduction
» Joost Bomhoff, Executive Director of Unibail-Rodamco Group
» Philippe Carli, CEO of Siemens France and of Energy SWE cluster
» Marianne Csaky, Director, Global Environmental Affairs, Continental Airlines, Inc
» Arne Mogren, Head of Climate policy office, Vattenfall
» Finn Mortensen, Executive Director, Climate Consortium Denmark
» Christer Öjdemark, CEO and President of Envac AB
» Per Olofsson, CEO Climate Well
» Cécilia Vacherand, Marketing Manager, Cisco Systems, Inc
» Barry K. Worthington, Executive Director, United States Energy Association
» Thierry Lepercq, CEO of solairedirect
» Denis Guibard, VP Sustainable Development, France Telecom - Orange*
Moderators
» Astrid Severin, Executive Manager, Greenovate! Europe
» Emir Macari, Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science at the California State University, Sacramento

18:30
22:30

OFFICIAL CLOSING SESSION
• Moderators
» Astrid Severin, Executive Manager, Greenovate! Europe
» Emir Macari, Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science at the California State University, Sacramento

18:30
18:40

REPORTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS TO OFFICIALS
Roundtable 1 Jean-Michel Severino, Managing Director of AFD
Roundtable 2 Philippe Carli, CEO of Siemens France and of Energy SWE cluster

18:40

KEYNOTE ADDRESS
David Fisher, Architect, Dynamic Architecture

18:50
19:15

OFFICIAL ADDRESSES
» Afif Chelbi, Minister for Industry, Energy and SMEs, Tunisia
» Rodney Ellis, Senator of Texas
» Anne-Marie Idrac, French Minister of State to the Minister for the Economy,
Industry and Employment, with responsibility for Foreign Trade
» Gary Locke, US Commerce Secretary (TBC)

19:15
19:30

TGP AWARDS CEREMONY
Moderators
» Jean-Pascal Tranié co-founder Aloe private Equity Group
» Mitch Blumberg, Co-Founder President Member of Board of Directors of iAudioCampus.com
» Anne-Marie Idrac, French Minister of State to the Minister for the Economy,
Industry and Employment, with responsibility for Foreign Trade
» Khalida Bouzar, Deputy Director of the Division of Technology, Industry and Economics UNEP
» Ana Lehmann, Vice President of Norte Region (Portugal)

 
 
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