Overview of Transport Side Events at UN Climate Change Conference May 2017

Scheduled Time Organizer Title/Theme/Speaker
Wednesday 10 May 2017  16:45-18:15 Kaminzimmer (113)  Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)
Daniel Francis
 European Federation for Transport and Environment (T&E)
Andrew Murphy
Accounting for Integrity: The Paris Agreement International Aviation and Double-Claiming  Experts will discuss how to ensure that emission reductions used by airlines to comply with the new Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) are not also counted by governments toward meeting their Paris Agreement contributions Speakers: Representatives from civil society government industry and the UNFCCC Secretariat/ICAO.
Thursday 11 May 2017 16:00-18:00 GIZ Office(Room BF13018) Talya Enriquez Romano
PPMC Planning Meeting Please see directions here.
Friday 12 May 2017 09:30-12:00   Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) Office  Cornie Huizenga 
 Transport Decarbonization Alliance Meeting (by invitation only)
Friday 12 May 2017 12:00-15:00 GIZ Office Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 36 Mäanderbau Room: Saal Donau BM10027/29 GIZ
Daniel Bongardt Daniel.bongardt@giz.de
The Round Table Discussion on NDC Implementation and Transparency in Transport  This event offers a forum for exchange on ongoing activities and projects. It brings together stakeholders from climate and transport initiatives in order to share experiences and identify synergies and potential for cooperation.
Monday 15 May 2017  15:00-16:30 Berlin (112)  International Union of Railways (UIC)
 Nicholas Craven
 Annela Anger-Kraavi
Climate action for transport mitigation and adaptation This event will explore actions taken by the Estonian Government to support Climate policy implementation and capacity building in addition to a global initiative taken by leaders in the transport sector regarding adaption: COP22 Declaration on Accelerated Action on Adaptation in Transport Speakers: Speakers have been invited from The Estonian Government in addition to specialist from the transport sector including rail (UIC) and the Paris Process on Mobility and Climate
Monday 15 May 2017  18:30-20:00 Bonn (181) Secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Annett Möhner
 Global Centre of Excellence on Adaptation Anticipating the urgency to implement adaptation action Speakers: Relevant speakers from the Netherlands Japan UN Environment and UNFCCC
Tuesday 16 May 2017  15:00-16:30 Berlin (112)  Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP)
 Ramon Cruz
 Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)  
Kathrine von Graevenitz
 Strengthening Leadership on Low-Carbon Transport to Deliver Long Term Climate Goals ITDP together with the Paris Process on Mobility and Climate (PPMC) (over 200 organizations working on transport & climate) identifies the need for better integration of the transport sector in the long-term national decarbonization strategies of the NDCs under UNFCCC. Speakers: Cornie Huizenga and Patrick Oliva leaders of the Paris Process on Mobility and Climate; Climate Envoys Netherlands Sweden Mexico Solomon Islands; Business sector leaders WBCSD and WEF; leaders civil society. Facilitated by Ramon Cruz  ITDP.