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Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) and Climate Risk Information (CRI) joint Partner day

7 June 2017

This event will seek to bring Climate-KIC partners working in the city space together to identify challenges and provide solutions for financing climate resilient cities.

At this Partner Day you can expect to:
• Hear what both LoCaL and CRI aim to achieve through their flagship priorities- and how you can contribute
• Connect and network with other partners working on low carbon and climate resilient cities
• Help to identify and develop synergies between ongoing projects and develop new ideas for financing climate resilient cities.

Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) aims to engage partners that want to:
Influence the global agenda on unlocking climate finance for cities by providing thought leadership & knowledge related to sustainable urban infrastructure
Mobilise cities and the financial sector to develop & implement bankable projects in cities, channel more funds into sustainable infrastructure
Develop financial mechanisms dedicated to sustainable infrastructure projects
Provide tools to better integrate environmental (including co-benefits of climate action) impact in urban infrastructure projects

Climate Risk Information (CRI) aims to work with the OASIS community and engage new partners that want to:
Demonstrate the use of climate risk models and data for concrete end-user applications in the following areas: Cities, Land Use and Health
Develop an e-marketplace for risk data and models
Support enabling activity such as capacity-building and financial innovation

Programme (tbc)

9.45 Welcome and refreshments

10.15 Introduction to the Low Carbon City Lab and Climate Risk Information Flagships

10.55 Partner networking and speed dating

10.45 Refreshments

11:20 Parallel Sessions
• Integrating adaptation finance into cities
• Risk Assessment/Insurance in the city space

12.15 2017 Ideas Market Place

13:00 Lunch and Networking

14:00 Plenary: Adaptation Finance in Cities

14:20 Parallel Sessions
• Integrating adaptation finance into cities (tbc)
• Risk Assessment/Insurance in the city space (tbc)

15:00 World Café- Ideation Event

16:00 Wrap-up and Next Steps

Join us

Attendance to the partner day is free and open to all Climate-KIC partners and interested future partners. Registration is required to gain access to the event.

Date: Thursday 22 June 2017
Time: 9.45 -16.30
Venue: Paris, France (venue TBC)

REGISTER NOW

We are looking forward to welcoming you to a day of productive discussion and exchange!

For any further information please contact: Skylar.bee@climate-kic.org

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