Climate Leaders Forum Melbourne, February 2020

Climate Leaders Forum Melbourne 2020

Date & Time: Friday, 14 February 2020 | 8:00-10:00 AM
Location: Level 5, 204 Lygon St, Carlton City, Australia PC 3053

Climate Leaders Forum, Melbourne

Drawdown Australia – Rapid transition to a below zero emissions society

South Pole Australia extends an open invitation to all who are passionate about climate change, energy and sustainability to join us for a morning to mingle with like-minded peers. The goal is to facilitate and enable exchange between climate leaders on how to accelerate the transition to a ‘below zero emissions’ society. The first Australian session in 2020 will focus on finding tools, insights and collaboration to solve Austalia’s Climate Challenges

What are the most effective climate actions to achieve this ambitious goal? Given the present bushfires in Australia, what are the natural base solutions available to go below zero emissions? How is technological innovation accelerating this transition? Join us and find out more with challenges from these exciting speakers covering a range of different perspectives:

Focus SDGs: SDG 7 Affordable Clean Energy , SDG13 Climate Action, SDG 15 Life on Land and SDG 17 Partnerships for the Goals.

Guest speakers
Gene Blackley

Gene Blackley

Founder and Climate Solutions Advocate, Drawdown Australia

Topic: Solutions for full scale social and economic transitions, at emergency speed, to a ‘below zero emissions’ society.

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Kiya Taylor

Kiya Taylor

Chief Marketing Officer, UPowr

Topic: Innovation and technology to accelerate towards a ‘below zero emissions’ society.

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Special Guest

Paul Dettmann

Managing Director, Cassinia Environmental

Topic: Natural solutions to maximum protection for all people, species, and civilisation.

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Hosted by
Jorge Acevedo

Jorge Acevedo

Renewables and Carbon Account Manager, South Pole Australia

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Jay van Rijn

Jay van Rijn

Senior Renewables and Carbon Account Manager, South Pole Australia

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Rhyannon Galea

Rhyannon Galea

Rhyannon Galea, Carbon Portfolio Manager, South Pole Australia

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