See you next year – 13-14 November 2017, Bonn, Germany
Thank you to all those who joined us at the Four Seasons Marrakech - We hope you enjoyed this year’s highly-successful event.
The Sustainable Innovation Forum took place on 14-15 November 2016. 600+ national and local Government ministers, UN agencies, international NGOs, investors, the academic community and private sector came together to meet, network and discuss national climate targets and the drive towards the business innovations and solutions needed in order to achieve the ambitious goals of the Paris Agreement.
Highlights from the day can be seen on our live Storify blog here
Photographs from the event can be found by clicking here
Our thanks go to the Four Seasons Marrakech for hosting the event, our speaker panel as well as to all of our partners and sponsors for making this event such a huge success.
2016's Show Highlights:
CLIMATE ACTION 2016-7
10th ANNIVERSARY EDITION
FOR COP22, MARRAKECH, MOROCCO
Includes perspectives from:
Erik Solheim * Hakima El Haité * Patricia Espinosa * Dr Hoesung Lee * Janos Pasztor * Barbara Hendricks * Amina J Mohammed * Catherine McKenna * Pablo Badenier Martinez * José Sarney Filho * Guðni Th. Jóhannesson * Kimmo Tiilikainen * Peter Bakker * Siemens AG * The European Investment Bank * Mafalda Duarte * Rachel Kyte * Adnan Z Amin* Younghoon David Kim * Houlin Zhao * Eduardo Paes * Terri Wills * Dr Fatih Birol * José Graziano da Silva * The BMW Group * Climate Leadership Council * CEMIG * Vattenfall * Amundi * ACWA Power * Coca Cola
Our satisfied attendees say it best
''The 2014 SIF event brought together a diverse group of stakeholders; a most interactive and engaging conference.''Ron Cotterman Vice President, Sustainablility, Sealed Air
“The Sustainable Innovation Forum is my favourite event at the COP. Positive, practical and inspiring.”Jane Burston Head - Centre for Carbon Measurement, National Physical Laboratory
“The Sustainable Innovation Forum is one of the key side events during the COP conferences. I am very pleased to have been part of this outstanding forum, bringing together an excellent mix of speakers and participants”.Jonathan Taylor Vice-President Environment and Climate Action, European Investment Bank (EIB)
“I thought the event was excellent, bringing together some very diverse perspectives and with a welcome visibility for different age groups, especially the young professionals”.Joan McNaughton Chair, The World Energy Council
“The Sustainable Innovation Forum gave hope to everyone, as it presented the issue of climate change under the angle of profitable solutions rather than expensive problems.”Dr Bertrand Piccard Initiator, Chairman and Pilot, Solar Impulse