High-Level Event | SUN, 12 NOV
10am Eastern/4pm Central European
Streaming from Bonn, Germany during COP23
This high-level event featuring speakers from the United Nations, Western Digital, Skoll Global Threats Fund and more will kick off the Sustainable Innovation Forum with discussions on and examples of data-driven innovations to accelerate climate solutions.
The objective of the event is to facilitate partnerships between governments, innovators and climate experts by providing a forum to share cutting-edge ideas, inform policy, inspire collective action, and explore concrete ways to replicate and scale data innovations for Sustainable Development Goal 13: Climate Action.
The event will feature the winners of the Data for Climate Action Challenge, an unprecedented open data innovation competition to leverage big data and analytics for the social good.
Keynote: Climate Action and the 2030 Agenda
:15 | High-Level UN Representative
A Data Revolution for Climate Action
:15 | UN Global Pulse
D4CA and the Data Ecosystem for Sustainable Development
:15 | Western Digital & Skoll Global Threats Fund
Panel Discussion: Effective Partnerships for Addressing the Climate Challenge
:25 | Challenge Dataset Providers
Rising to the Climate Challenge
:25 | Climate Spokesperson
Panel Discussion: The Future of Big Data and Climate Action
:25 | Climate & Data Scientists
Data for Climate Action Challenge Grand Prize Awarded
:10 | Master of Ceremonies
Data Innovation Showcase
:15 | United Nations Agencies
* Program subject to change. Check back for updates.