European Climate Action Day – Challenges and Innovative Solutions

The British, Swiss, French and the German diplomatic missions in Bengaluru invite you to be part of the European Climate Action Day on 21st September 2016, at the Taj West End hotel, Bengaluru.

Event Details

Location

Taj West End – Grand Ballroom
25, Race Course Road , Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001 India

Date

September 21, 2016 from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm Asia/India (UTC+05:30)

Cost

Registrations Closed

European Climate Action Day – Challenges and Innovative Solutions

The European Diplomatic Missions in Bengaluru will commemorate the European Climate Day in a special way, this year! The British, Swiss, French and German representations in Bengaluru invite you to be part of the European Climate Action Day on 21st September 2016, at the Taj West End hotel, Bengaluru.

Learn all about the contributions of European innovation that could help India achieve its goal and participate in panel discussions on innovative solutions to address climate change in India, especially Karnataka. Network with the experts and delegates from several European countries and be a part of the big change that we aim to bring in!

Program

Agenda

09.00-10.00:Registration
10.00-11.00: Inaugural Session and
Keynote Speeches
10.00 - 10.05Welcome Address- Ms. Anandi Iyer – Director,
Fraunhofer office India
10.05 - 10.15Brief address by each Consul
Generals
- Mr. Dominic McAllister, Deputy
High Commissioner, British Deputy High Commission

- Dr. Balz Strasser, Consul General
of Switzerland

- Mr. François Gautier, Consul
General of France

- Ms. Margit Hellwig-Bötte, German Consul General in Bangalore

Followed by lamp lighting
10.15 – 10.30Address by Keynote SpeakerDr. Prodipto Ghosh, Distinguished
Fellow at The Energy and
Resources Institute
10.30 – 10.45Address by Keynote SpeakerDr Raja Ramanna Chair Professor at NIAS and formerly, Secretary,
Ministry of Earth Sciences
10.45 – 11.00Address by Guest of HonourShri. Dinesh Gundu Rao, President of Karnataka Pradesh Congress
Committee (KPCC) and Chairman of
Climate Parliament Steering
Committee, Karnataka Chapter
11.00 – 12.00 Panel Discussion on Energy and
Water-Critical factors in Climate
Change

12.00 - 12.30 Tea Break & Announcement of the
Poster Competition Winners
12.30 – 13.30 Panel Discussion on Innovative
Solutions to Mitigate Climate
Change

13:30 – 14:30Closing Remarks- Dr. Prodipto Ghosh on the
presentations

Followed by lunch

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