Global Smart Energy Summit
The two-day program features industry and political leaders exploring ways to tackle the economic crisis and the climate crisis at the same time.
The GLOBAL SMART ENERGY SUMMIT 2020 will bring together leaders in business, civil society, policy makers and academia to provide a significant contribution to public debate on government stimulus packages and climate change action.
Hear from more than twenty keynote speakers and chairs including international experts and political influencers, eminent Australians, CEOs of leading Australian businesses and renewables firms, and community and social change leaders.
The event will be free to attend and is expecting 10,000 delegates.
The DAY 1 program features:
+ Walburga Hemetsberger – CEO Solar Power Europe
+ Thorsten Herdan – Deputy Secretary of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany
+ Stefan Schurig – Secretary General, Foundations Platform F20
+ Rt Hon Kwasi Kwarteng MP – UK Minister for Business, Energy and Clean Growth
+ Sam Kimmins – Global Head of RE100
+ James Ellsmoor – Director Solar Head of State
+ Lord Deben – Chairman, UK Committee on Climate Change
The DAY 2 program features:
+ Mark Carney – UN Climate Envoy & Finance Adviser, COP26
+ Malcolm Turnbull – 29th Prime Minister of Australia;
+ Jeffrey D Sachs – Director, Centre for Sustainable Development, Columbia University
+ Bill McKibben – Founder 350.org
+ Frank Bainimarama – Prime Minister of Fiji
+ Upendra Tripethy – Director-General International Solar Alliance
+ Mike Cannon-Brookes – Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Atlassian