Sustainable Innovation Forum Day 2 - Innovation in Action
Dec
8
8:30 am08:30

Sustainable Innovation Forum Day 2 - Innovation in Action

  • Avenue du Stade de France Saint-Denis, IDF France

Now in its sixth year, the Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF15) brings together world leaders, CEOs, senior executives, national, regional and city leaders, investors and industry experts to share ideas and accelerate innovative solutions to address climate change, accelerate green growth and sustainable development. With its unique informative but relaxed environment, the Sustainable Innovation Forum facilitates collaboration through networking, informed discussion and the creation of innovative partnerships for change.

Click here for more details and to see the agenda.

Amazon Solutions Day
Dec
7
9:30 am09:30

Amazon Solutions Day

  • 4 Rue de Chevreuse Paris, IDF, 75006 France

This event aims to develop a common view, strategy and agenda for the implementation and adaptation of SDGs in the Amazon and to identify and disseminate solutions for sustainable development in the Amazon region.

 

Sustainable Innovation Forum Day 1 - High Level Dialogue
Dec
7
8:30 am08:30

Sustainable Innovation Forum Day 1 - High Level Dialogue

  • Avenue du Stade de France Saint-Denis, IDF France

Now in its sixth year, the Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF15) brings together world leaders, CEOs, senior executives, national, regional and city leaders, investors and industry experts to share ideas and accelerate innovative solutions to address climate change, accelerate green growth and sustainable development. With its unique informative but relaxed environment, the Sustainable Innovation Forum facilitates collaboration through networking, informed discussion and the creation of innovative partnerships for change.

Click here for more details and to see the agenda.

District Energy and Buildings Efficiency Side Event
Dec
5
1:15 pm13:15

District Energy and Buildings Efficiency Side Event

District Energy and Buildings Efficiency - Cities enabling countries to meet their climate objectives will act as a bridge between the Buildings Day (Dec 3) and Energy Day (Dec 7) highlighting how improving energy efficiency in the heating, cooling and building sectors in the urban context can help cities and countries realise their sustainable development ambitions.

Taking place in the Blue Zone (OECD Pavilion). Kindly note that all speakers must be already accredited.

Saint Gobain GBC Networking Event
Dec
4
5:00 pm17:00

Saint Gobain GBC Networking Event

5:00pm - Buses leave Le Bourget.

5:30-6:15pm - Visit to Innovation Centre.

6:15-7:00pm - Presentations.

7:00pm - Cocktail reception.

8:30pm - Buses leave for Le Bourget.

Details to follow.

RICS Workshop
Dec
4
2:30 pm14:30

RICS Workshop

  • Workshops Forum

Find out how common standards for analysing building performance can support your climate targets.

Speakers:

  • Lise Kingo, United Nations Global Compact  Executive Director
  • Dr Sean Tompkins, RICS CEO
  • Ken Creighton, Chair of the International Property Measurement Standards Coalition (IPMSC)

Read more here.

Green Building Solutions Awards
Dec
3
5:00 pm17:00

Green Building Solutions Awards

  • Innovations Gallery

These annual awards celebrate concrete green building solutions that inspire professionals across the globe. Followed by a cocktail reception; by invitation only.

Buildings Day - Blue Zone
Dec
3
3:00 pm15:00

Buildings Day - Blue Zone

  • Le Bourget Paris

LPAA Buildings Action Session
15:00-18:15 Le Bourget (Blue Zone)

The building sector has an oversized environmental footprint, yet significant opportunities exist to change and to meet the challenges of climate change.  How can building sector stakeholders collaborate to better share information and knowledge, develop and share solutions generated by governments, businesses and civil society, and facilitate greater scale of actions to help transform the building sector and contribute to the 2 degree path?

 

Session 1: Setting the scene (15:00 - 15:40)

  • Welcome and Keynote speech  

 

Session 2: Taking action (15:40 - 17:40)

  • Video introduction (5 min) 

  • Panel I. Public Policies : Readiness to implement long term action plans
    Moderated by Ligia Noronha (UNEP) this panel will address the key role of jurisdictions to organize and facilitate by integrated policy package and collaborative approach the shift to low carbon and resilient build environment.

  • Panel II. Value Chain Transformation: is the building sector ready for massive deployment oflow emitting buildings and deep renovations?
    Moderated by Terri Wills (WorldGBC) This panel will address how building sector stakeholders can better work together to scale up solutions adapted to local circumstances

  • Panel III.  Bridging the investment gap: finance ready to increase investment in Building efficiency?  
    Moderated by Peter Sweatman (Climate Strategy and Partners), this panel will address the critical need to scale up the public and private financing of EE and sustainable buildings. Panelists will illustrate why buildings and EE can contribute to realizing countries’ INDCs and how the financial sector can help support them.

 

Launch of the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (17:45– 18:15)

  • Summary and Way Forward by the Government of Morocco, chair of the next COP

  • UNEP and the Government of France jointly launch the Global Alliance on Buildings and Construction

Buildings Day - Innovations Gallery
Dec
3
10:00 am10:00

Buildings Day - Innovations Gallery

  • Le Bourget

The first ‘Buildings Day’, to be held at COP21 on 3 December 2015, provides an opportunity to launch an unprecedented alliance of organisations collectively committed to:

  •  Helping to put the buildings and construction sector on the “below 2 °C path
  • Aligning existing initiatives, partnerships, commitments and programmes to achieve greater scale and increase the pace of efficiency actions
  • Catalysing  stronger collaboration and targeting sectoral and cross sectoral climate action and solutions for all

The World Green Building Council is one of the initiating partners behind Buildings Day.

A brief programme can be found below:

10:00                  Opening,  welcome and Introductions

10:15-10:45       Climate Change, SDGs and Habitat III: Buildings in the International Agenda

10:45-12:00       Session A – Goals and Solutions: The Building Sector’s <2oC degrees pathways

12:00-12:30        Break  & display of videos

12:30-13:45        Session B Government Leadership in Policy & Strategies

13:45-14:45        Session C:  Sub-National Leadership & Action

14:45                  Closing remarks and call for action

15:00-18:15        Lima Paris Action Agenda Buildings Session- Livestream from the Blue Zone

Open to all GBCs wishing to attend; get in contact for details of how to register.

Read more on the Buildings Day website or download a preliminary detailed schedule here.

COP21 : pour l’industrie immobilière « subir ou agir ? »
Dec
2
4:30 pm16:30

COP21 : pour l’industrie immobilière « subir ou agir ? »

  • Palais des Congrès

Open only to French real estate industry. In French.

Dans le cadre de la COP21 et du SIMI, conférence plénière organisée par France GBC, en partenariat avec IVANHOE CAMBRIDGE et VINCI, dans la salle des Evènements du Palais des Congrès le 2 décembre 2015 de 16h30 à 18h, Porte Maillot à Paris.

La thématique : COP21 : pour l’industrie immobilière « subir ou agir ? » réunira sur le plateau:

  • Jean-Louis Missika, adjoint au Maire de Paris
  • Jean Nouvel, architecte, prix Pritzker 2008.
  • Xavier Huillard, Président Directeur Général de VINCI
  • Eric Mazoyer, Directeur Général Délégué de Bouygues Immobilier
  • Christophe Kullmann, Directeur Général de la Foncière des Régions et Président de la FSIF
  • Terri Wills, Directrice du World GBC
Energy Efficiency In Emerging Economies
Dec
1
2:00 pm14:00

Energy Efficiency In Emerging Economies

  • COP21 Green Zone

The aim of this event is to demonstrate the contribution energy efficiency makes to the emerging economies’ strategic priorities of economic and social development.