SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT EVENTS AT COP25

The 25th Conference of Parties (COP25) is held in Madrid (Spain) from 2nd to 13th December 2019. Various events at COP and off-site will discuss transport and climate change and work towards more ambitious transport climate actions.

If you are interested in organizing a transport event, please contact Talya Enriquez Romano:

OVERVIEW OF SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT EVENTS

The overview will be updated constantly.

Monday – December 2nd
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
 15:00 – 16:30 Transportation & Oil: Phasing Out Diesel Engines and the Fuel They Use to Meet the Paris Agreement Center for Biological Diversity (CBD), European Federation for Transport and Environment (T&E), Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) Official Side Event Room 1, Blue Zone  Andrew Murphy:

[email protected]

Tuesday – December 3rd
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
11:30 – 13:00 Transforming tourism for climate action UNWTO, UN Environment, the governments of France and Spain. Official Side Event Hall 4, Room 6, Blue Zone Virginia Fernandez-Trapa, [email protected]
11:00 – 13:00 Accelerating Sustainable Mobility in India The Department of Heavy Industry, Government of India Pavilion Event  India Pavilion  Sugato Sen, [email protected]
12:30 – 14:00 International transport: Efforts to decarbonise international aviation and maritime transport Öko-Institute, European Commission, Transport & Environment Pavilion Event EU Pavilion (Room Brussels) TBD
Wednesday – December 4th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
10.00 – 11.30 Scaling up low carbon Urban Mobility in Latin America EUROCLIMA+

(GIZ, AFD, UNE, MobilizeYourCity Partnership, SLoCaT and City of Ibagué)

Pavilion Event EUROCLIMA+ Pavilion Mark Major, [email protected]
11:45 – 12:30 Climate risk informed sustainable development: ensuring coherence of global frameworks UNDRR Pavilion Event DESA’s SDG pavilion (Blue Zone)

David Stevens, [email protected]

13:00 – 13:45 Sustainable Urban Mobility Platform for Latin America MobiliseYourCity Action Hub Event Action Hub  TBD
15:00 – 15:45 Smart Mobility for Building Sustainable Cities Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative Action Hub Event Action Hub Bernice Dapaah, [email protected]
15:00 – 16:00  Managing Climate Risk in the Transport Sector IsDB, GIZ Pavilion Event MDB Pavillion Ahmed Al Qabany,

[email protected]

Urda Eichhorst,
[email protected]

15:00 – 16:00 Pacific Decade for Sustainable Transport, What now? Pacific Islands Development Forum, Pavilion Event Moana Blue Pacific Pavilion Arpana Pratap, [email protected]
 16:45 – 18:15 Transport Mitigation Actions in Cities ITF, UITP, UIC Official Side Event Room 1, Blue Zone Wei-Shiuen Ng, [email protected]

Thursday – December 5th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
14:00 – 14:30 Meet the Author (Jari Kauppila, ITF Transport Outlook 2019) ITF Side Event ITF Exhibit Stand, Booth 9 Wei-Shiuen Ng, [email protected]
15:00 – 15:45 Cities in the Energy Transition REN21 Action Hub Event Action Hub TBD
15:00 – 15:30 Meet the ITF Secretary General Young Tae Kim  ITF Side Event  ITF Exhibit Stand, Booth 9  Wei-Shiuen Ng, [email protected]
16:00 – 17:30 Raising Urban Mobility ambition in Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) EUROCLIMA+ Pavilion Event EUROCLIMA+ Pavilion Mark Major, [email protected]
16:00 – 16:30  Spotlight on the ITF Summit 2020 “Transport Innovation for Sustainable Development”  ITF Side Event  ITF Exhibit Stand, Booth 9   Wei-Shiuen Ng, [email protected]
Transport Day 2019

 

Friday – December 6th

Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
08:30 – 13:30 Transport Day 2019  GIZ and SLoCaT Pavilion Event Chilean Pavilion Talya Enriquez Romano,

[email protected]

13:15 – 14:45 GEF Experience in Mitigation-

Promoting Urban Sustainability

Through the Scaling of Electric

Mobility

UEMI, Wuppertal Institute Official Side Event  Room 3 Rob de Jong,

[email protected]

Oliver Lah,

[email protected]

13:45 – 15:15 Global Dialogue for Sustainable Transport: National Pathways and Transport Actions ITF, the Ministry of Environment of Chile and the Association of Generators of Chile Pavilion Event  Chilean Pavilion Wei-Shiuen Ng, [email protected]
15:30 – 17:00 Green Hydrogen for Climate Action Generadoras, GIZ Pavilion Event Chilean Pavilion Jorge Gomez, [email protected]
17:15 – 18:45 Sector coupling: The driver for a sustainable energy transition towards net zero carbon? GIZ, BMU, MinE, Generadoras Pavilion Event Chilean Pavilion Marlen Goerner, [email protected], Florian Kohlhammer, [email protected]
18:30 – 20:00 Advancing Sustainable Cities:

Renewables as the key to the

climate, energy and mobility

transition

UEMI, Wuppertal Institute Official Side Event  Room 4 Rob de Jong,

[email protected]

Oliver Lah,

[email protected]

Saturday – December 7th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
10:00 – 13:00 Marrakech Partnership Transport Action Event  ITF, SLoCaT, within MPGCA Action Event Room 6 Wei-Shiuen Ng, [email protected]

 

Talya Enriquez Romano,
[email protected]

10:00 – 11:00 Transport, Climate Action and Sustainable Development: Enhancing NDC and VNR Synergies IsDB, SLoCaT Pavilion Event MDB Pavilion  Karl Peet, [email protected]
13:15 – 14:45 Transforming Transportation Together: Perspectives from Countries, Cities, and Companies Transport Decarbonisation Alliance Pavilion Event Benelux Pavilion Chris Dekki,

[email protected]

13.00 – 15.00 Turnaround 8.0: Young Woman

as Climate Changemakers

Session

UEMI, Wuppertal Institute Official Side Event  TBD Debashish Bhattacharjee,

debashish.bhatt[email protected]

15:00 –  15:45 Gender and sustainable, low-carbon transport SLoCaT and ITF Action Hub Event Action Hub Talya Enriquez Romano,

[email protected]

15:00 – 16:30 Mobility and climate change: the integral approach of cities POLIS, Rupprecht, Madrid, EUROCITIES, UITP Pavilion Event Spanish Pavilion, Blue Zone Mark Major, [email protected]
15:00 – 17:00 Raising the ambition of NDCs : through long-term sectoral deep decarbonization analysis (Freight) and engagement with the private sector IDDRI Pavilion Event France Pavilion Yann Briand, [email protected]
15:30 – 16:30 U.S. Climate Alliance Transport Event U.S. Climate Alliance TBD U.S. Climate Action Centre, Blue Zone Julie Cerqueira, [email protected]
Monday – December 9th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
9:00 – 10:30 Social cost of carbon as a key criterion in the evaluation of public investment projects in Latin America EUROCLIMA+, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Pavilion Event EUROCLIMA+ Pavilion Jimy Ferrer,  [email protected]
10:30 – 11:30 Advancing climate change goals through national sub-national integration and greening the cities NDC Partnership Pavilion Event NDC Partnership Pavilion TBD
11:30 – 13:00 Meeting the ambition of member countries for climate action IsDB Pavilion Event MDB Pavilion TBD
11:45 – 13:15 Environmentally Sustainable Transport – NDCs, e-mobility and Sustainable Transport Eco-Mo Foundation and UNCRD Pavilion Event Japan Pavilion Masaru Kumai, [email protected]
12:00 – 13:00 Zero emission road transport: funding the ZEV transition UK Pavilion Event UK Pavilion Dale Hall, [email protected]
12.30 – 13.45 Smart urban transitions:

innovative and efficient

mobility solutions

UEMI, Wuppertal Institute Pavilion Event German Pavilion Oliver Lah,

[email protected]

14:00 – 15:00 Cities and transport UK Pavilion Event UK Pavilion Giorgio Parolini, [email protected]
14:00 – 15:00 Sailing to zero: Solutions for clean shipping Bellona Europa Pavilion Event Nordic Pavilion TBD
14:00 – 15:30 ACT now! Partnerships for energy-efficient urban mobility BMZ, SLoCaT Pavilion Event German Pavilion TBD
16:30 – 17:30 EV100: Business as “Ambassador for Change” The Climate Group, UK Pavilion Event UK Pavilion Ralph Palmer, [email protected],

Giorgio Parolini, [email protected]

18:30 – 20:00 UNFCCC Side Event on transparency in transport and development of GHG Buildings Compendium UNFCCC, GIZ Pavilion Event UNFCCC Pavilion Marlan Pillay,
[email protected]
Urda Eichhorst,
[email protected]
Tuesday – December 10th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
09:30 – 17:30 The 10th Annual Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019 Climate Action

(BMW Group)

Affiliate Side Event Novotel Madrid Campo de las Naciones, Madrid, Spain  Rachel Cooper, [email protected]ction.org
10:45 – 12:00 Key challenges and solutions in the transition to electric mobility IEA, Korea Environment Corporation (KECO), Korea Environment Institute (KEI) Pavilion Event Korea Pavilion Jinsun Lim, [email protected]
11:00 – 12:30 Power-to-X:The missing building-block for full decarbonisation BMU, GIZ (TraCS), Öko-Institut Pavilion Event German pavilion Daniel Bongardt,

[email protected]

14:45 – 15:55

 Niulakita Declaration, for the decarbonization of the shipping sector Maritime sector contribution to the global efforts to address climate change  France  Pavilion Event  French Pavilion

[email protected]

15:00 – 17:00 Implications of sustainable mobility ecosystem in climate action Ministry of Railways, Government of India, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry Pavilion Event India Pavilion  Mallika Bose, [email protected]
17:30 – 19:00 Economics of Climate Change in Latin America and the Caribbean and green fiscal policy as an instrument for decarbonization EUROCLIMA+, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Pavilion event  EUROCLIMA+ Pavilion  Jimy Ferrer, [email protected]
18:30—20:00 Climate resilient transport infrastructure for sustainable trade, tourism and development in SIDS  UNCTAD and UNEP, with support from Germany and in collaboration with OECS Commission, Commonwealth Secretariat, UNFCCC, and ISO. Official Side Event  Room 5 Regina Asariotis, [email protected]
Wednesday – December 11th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
09:30 – 17:30 The 10th Annual Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019 Climate Action

(BMW Group)

Affiliate Side Event Novotel Madrid Campo de las Naciones, Madrid, Spain  Rachel Cooper, [email protected]
13:15 – 14:45 Gender-responsive urban climate policies and NDCs GenderCC, Equidad, Despacio/Women in Motion Official Side Event Room 3, Blue Zone TBD
16:00 – 17:30

Preparing bankable projects: financing NDC´s in Latin America

EUROCLIMA+

(GIZ, INCAE Business School and CEPAL)

Pavilion Event EUROCLIMA+ Pavilion Mark Major, [email protected]
Thursday – December 12th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
10:00 – 11:00 Climate Technology Transfer: Institutional Capacity in LAC and the Case of the Transportation Sector NUMO, IDB, GEF Pavilion Event Pavilion of the Americas, Blue Zone Sebastian Castellanos, [email protected]
 13:15 – 14:45 Our house is burning. Scientific

effective targeting to put out

the fire

UEMI, Wuppertal Institute Official Side Event  Room 1, Hall 4 Oliver Lah,

[email protected]

Friday – December 13th
Time Title of the Event Organizers & Co-organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
 11:30  – 13:00  Implications of sustainable mobility ecosystem in global climate action Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry, SLoCaT, ITDP Pavilion Event Room 6 Rita Roy Choudhury [email protected]