Programme Information

Day 1: February 4, 2014

Time
Session
Attendees
Location
08:00 - 17:00
Registration Open: Credential Pick Up
(Credentials can be picked up beginning Feb. 3, 2014, 08:00 - 17:00)
All Summit Attendees
Sandton Convention Center, Ground Floor
09:00 - 17:00
Pre Summit Bi-Lateral Meetings (Optional)
All C40 City Delegates
Sandton Convention Center
12:00 – 16:00
3 Concurrent Site Visits (Optional)
All Summit Attendees
Departure from Sandton Convention Center
16:30 - 17:30
Steering Committee Meeting
C40 Steering Committee Cities
Sandton Convention Center, Committee Room 2
17:30 - 18:30
Shuttle Bus Departure for Welcome Dinner
Summit Credentials are required to board transportation
All Summit Attendees
Sandton Convention Center
18:00 - 21:00
Welcome Dinner, Hosted by Executive Mayor Mpho Parks Tau, and the City of Johannesburg
All Summit Attendees
Apartheid Museum
21:00 - 22:00
Shuttle Bus Departure: Apartheid Museum to Hotels
All Summit Attendees
Apartheid Museum


Day 2: February 5, 2014

Time
Session headlines
Location
07:00 – 16:00
Registration Open: Credential Pick Up
Sandton Convention Center, Ground Floor
09:00 – 9:10
Welcome Address: Executive Mayor Mpho Parks Tau, City of Johannesburg
Ballroom 1, Level 2
09:10 – 10:45
Plenary Session 1: C40 Cities are Taking Measurable Action to Combat Climate Change & Release of the Climate Action In Megacities 2.0 Report

Opening Remarks: Michael R. Bloomberg, President, C40 Board & former Mayor, New York City

Presentation - Climate Action in Megacities 2.0: Mark Watts, Executive Director, C40

Plenary Session 1: Measure to Manage: Measurement & Data in Advancing City Climate Agendas
  • Mayor Eduardo Paes, City of Rio de Janeiro & Incoming C40 Chair
  • Mayor Annise Parker, City of Houston
  • Governing Mayor Stian Berger Røsland, City of Oslo
  • Andrew Steer, President & CEO, World Resources Institute
  • Moderator: Mark Watts, Executive Director, C40
Ballroom 1, Level 2
10:45 – 11:00
Coffee Break: All Summit Attendees
11:00 – 12:15
Plenary Session 2: City Leadership and the International Climate Agenda

Keynote Address: Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC)

Plenary Session 2: Cities and a Global Climate Agreement
  • Michael Bloomberg, President, C40 Board and former Mayor, New York
  • Lord Mayor Frank Jensen, City of Copenhagen
  • Mayor Hernan Nuñez, City of Lima
  • Deputy Mayor Michal Olszewski, City of Warsaw
  • Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC)
  • Moderator: Dr. Rohit Aggarwala
Ballroom 1, Level 2
12:15 - 14:00
Lunch & Networking
Lunch will be served for all Summit guests
Pavilion, Level 5
14:00 – 15:10
Network Breakout Sessions 1
This session has 4 parallel Breakout sessions that will often serve as ‘report-outs’ from active C40 Networks. (All Invited)
A. GREEN GROWTH NETWORK
  • Opening Remarks: Lord Mayor Frank Jensen, City of Copenhagen
  • Adugna Mekonnen Beyene, Deputy Manager, Addis Ababa Environmental Protection Authority, City of Addis Ababa
  • Josh Alpert, Policy Director, City of Portland
  • Mr. Tea-hean Rim Director General, Environment & Forest Bureau, City of Changwon
  • Karoline Amalie Steen, Head of Division, Growth, Partnerships & International Affairs, City of Copenhagen
  • Moderator: Jeremy Oppenheim, Programme Director, New Climate Economy Project
Ballroom 2, Level 2
B. SUSTAINABLE SOLID WASTE SYSTEMS
  • Christian Gaebler, Permanent State Secretary, City of Berlin
  • Laura Spanjian, Director, Office of Sustainability, City of Houston
  • Governing Mayor Stian Berger Røsland, City of Oslo
  • Moderator: Helena Molin-Valdes, Head of the Secretariat, Climate and Clean Air Coalition
Ballroom 3, Level 2
C. BUS RAPID TRANSIT & LOW CARBON FLEETS
  • Sérgio Póvoa Pires, President, Urban Planning Institute of Curitiba, City of Curitiba
  • Horacio Rodrigez Larreta, Chief of Cabinet Ministers, City of Buenos Aires
  • Dr. Choi Young Soo, Director, Climate Change and Air Quality Management Division, Seoul Metropolitan Government, City of Seoul
  • Moderator: Walter Hook, CEO, ITDP
Ballroom 4, Level 2
D. SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES
  • Sun Kanglin, Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of Beijing, Municipal People’s Congress, Beijing Municipality
  • Anna Zucchetti, President of the Board, Park Services, City of Lima
  • Vice Mayor Nádia Campeão, City of São Paulo
  • Benedict Chia, Director (Strategic Issue), National Climate Change Secretariat, City of Singapore
  • Vice Mayor Per Ankersjö, City of Stockholm
  • Moderator: Geoff Lawler, Director, City Planning and Infrastructure, City of Melbourne
Bill Gallagher Room, Level 2
15:10 – 15:25
Coffee Break: All Summit Attendees
15:25 – 16:25
Plenary Session 3: Climate Proofing the World’s Megacities: Building Adaptable and Livable Cities
  • Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb, City of Rotterdam
  • Mayor Debira Kuma, City of Addis Ababa
  • Mayor Michael Nutter, City of Philadelphia
  • Mayor Giorgio Orsoni, City of Venice
  • Mayor Ignazio Marino, City of Rome
  • Moderator: Adam Freed, Director Global Securing Water, The Nature Conservancy
Ballroom 1, Level 2
16:25 – 17:05
Ceremonial Handover of C40 Chairmanship:Michael R. Bloomberg, President, C40 Board of Directors and former Mayor, New York City & Mayor Eduardo Paes, City of Rio de Janeiro & C40 Chair

Video address with President William J. Clinton

C40 Vision for 2014 – 2016: Mayor Eduardo Paes, City of Rio de Janeiro & C40 Chair
Ballroom 1, Level 2
18:00 – 19:00
Shuttle Bus Departure for Dinner Reception
Summit Credentials are required to board transportation
Sandton Convention Center
18:30 – 21:00
Dinner Reception:, hosted by Michael R. Bloomberg, President C40 Board, former Mayor, New York City: All Summit Attendees
Urban Tree
20:15
Shuttle Buses begin departure from Dinner back to Hotels and Convention Center
Urban Tree, Hotels/Convention Center


Day 3: February 6, 2014

Time
Session headlines
Location
7:00 - 12:00
Registration Open: Credential Pick Up
Sandton Convention Center, Ground Floor
8:30 – 8:35
Welcome: Mayor Eduardo Paes, City of Rio de Janeiro & C40 Chair
Ballroom 1, Level 2
8:35 - 8:50
C40 Executive Director’s Report: Mark Watts, Executive Director, C40
Ballroom 1, Level 2
8:50 - 9:50
Plenary Session 4: Healthier, Wealthier Cities: Linking Growth, Prosperity & Livability
  • Mayor Guy Morin, President of the Executive Council, Canton of Basel-Stadt, City of Basel
  • Executive Mayor Mpho Parks Tau, City of Johannesburg (Confirmed)
  • Mayor Gregor Robertson, City of Vancouver
  • Hon. Minister Trevor A. Manuel, MP Minister and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission, South Africa
  • Moderator: Jay Carson, Bloomberg Philanthropies
Ballroom 1, Level 2
9:50 – 10:05
Coffee Break: All Summit Attendees
10:05 – 11:15
Network Breakout Session 2
This session will have 4 parallel Breakout sessions that will, as possible, serve as ‘report-outs’ from C40 Networks.
A. CLIMATE RISK ASSESSMENT
  • Dr. Leah Oyake-Ombis, Head of Environment, City of Nairobi
  • Leah Cohen, Deputy Director for Federal Policy, New York City
  • Rodrigo Rosa, Special Advisor to Mayor Paes, City of Rio de Janeiro
  • Sandro Caparelli, Senior City Official Urban Sustainability, City of Venice
  • Moderator: Bruce Hewiston, IPCC
Ballroom 2, Level 2
B. PORTS
  • Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb, City of Rotterdam
  • Zhou Qiang, Secretary General of Shanghai Municipal Development & Reform Commission, Shanghai Municipality
  • Christine Loh, Under Secretary for the Environment, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
  • Matt Peterson, Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Los Angeles
  • Moderator: Terri Wills, Global Initiative Director, C40
Ballroom 3, Level 2
C. MEASUREMENT & REPORTING
  • Brian Swett, Director, Boston Environment Department, City of Boston
  • Mayor Didas Massaburi, City of Dar es Salaam
  • Trevor Fowler, City Manager, City of Johannesburg
  • Tanya Müller, Secretary of the Environment, Mexico City
  • Sadhu Johnston, Deputy City Manager, City of Vancouver
  • Connor Riffle, Director, Cities & Data Product Innovation, CDP
Ballroom 4, Level 2
D. SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCE
  • Mayor Guy Morin, President of the Executive Council, Canton of Basel-Stadt, City of Basel
  • Anton O. Kulbachevskiy Head of Department for Natural Resources & Environmental Protection, City of Moscow
  • Michal Olszewski, Deputy Mayor, City of Warsaw
  • Keith Anderson, Director, District Department of the Environment, City of Washington D.C.
  • Moderator: Bruce Schlein, Director of Corporate Sustainability, Citi
Bill Gallagher Room, Level 2
11:15 - 11:30
Coffee Break: All Summit Attendees
11:30 - 12:30
Plenary Session 5: Smart Planning & Infrastructure: Building Intelligent, Livable Cities & Neighbourhoods
  • Mayor Gustavo Fruet, City of Curitiba
  • Mayor Charlie Hales, City of Portland
  • Mayor Miguel Ángel Mancera, Mexico City
  • Mayor Giuliano Pisapia, City of Milan
  • Moderator: Rodrigo Rosa, Special Advisor to the Mayor, City of Rio de Janeiro
Ballroom 1, Level 2
12:30 – 13:45
Lunch
Pavilion Level 5
13:45 – 14:55
Network Breakout Sessions 3
This session will have 5 parallel breakout sessions that will, as possible, serve as ‘report-outs’ from C40 Networks.
A. BUILDING ENERGY EFFICIENCY
  • Matthew Pencharz, Mayor’s Senior Advisor, Environment and Energy, Greater London Authority, City of London
  • Katherine Gajewski, Director Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, City of Philadelphia
  • Claudio Baffioni, COO, Environmental Observatory for Climate Change, City of Rome
  • Monica Barone, Chief Executive Officer, City of Sydney Council, City of Sydney
  • Miwa Jinno, Director of International Environment Cooperation, Urban and Global Environment Division, Bureau of the Environment, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, City of Tokyo
  • Moderator: Roger Platt, Senior Vice President, Global Policy & Law, U.S. Green Building Council
Ballroom 2, Level 2
B. CONNECTING DELTA CITIES
  • Sarwo Handayani, Deputy Governor, City of Jakarta
  • Cedric Grant, Deputy Mayor, City of New Orleans
  • Moderator: Paula Verhoeven, Director of Sustainability & Climate Change, Rotterdam
Ballroom 3, Level 2
C. TRANSPORTATION DEMAND MANAGEMENT
  • Roger Kim, Senior Advisor, City of San Francisco
  • Garreth Bloor, Councillor, Mayoral Committee Member, Economic, Environmental and Spatial Building Portfolio, City of Cape Town
  • Pierfrancesco Maran, Commissioner for Environment, City of Milan
  • Susana Muhamad, Secretary General, City of Bogota
  • Moderator: Holger Dalkmann, Director, EMBARQ
Ballroom 4, Level 2
D. INTELLIGENT CITY INFRASTRUCTURE
  • Eveline Jonkhoff, Strategic Advisor of Sustainable DevelopmentCity of Amsterdam
  • Lucia Athens, Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Austin
  • Julia López Ventura, Coordinator of the Barcelona Smart City Strategy, City of Barcelona
  • Masato Nobutoki, Executive Director, Climate Change Policy Headquarters (CCPH), City of Yokohama
  • Moderator: Martin Powell, Head of Urban Development, Siemens
Ballroom 1, Level 2
E. CITY OF JOHANNESBURG SESSION
  • Roslynn Greeff, Councillor, Member of Mayoral Committee: Development Planning, City of Johannesburg
  • Christine Walters, Councillor, Member of Mayoral Committee: Transportation, City of Johannesburg
  • Nonceba Molwele, Councillor, Member of Mayoral Committee: Social Development, City of Johannesburg
  • Matshidiso Mfikoe, Councillor, Member of Mayoral Committee: Environment & Infrastructure, City of Johannesburg
  • Moderator: Sithole Mbanga – CEO: SA Cities Network
Bill Gallagher Room, Level 2
14:50 – 15:10
Coffee Break: All Summit Attendees
15:10 – 15:50
Plenary Session 6: Setting Achievable and Actionable Targets for Urban Sustainability

Address: Dr. Joan Clos, Executive Director, United Nations Human Settlements Programme

    Panel:
  • Mayor Eduardo Paes, City of Rio de Janeiro & C40 Chair
  • Executive Mayor Mpho Parks Tau, City of Johannesburg
  • Dr. Joan Clos, Executive Director, United Nations Human Settlements Programme
  • Moderator, Mark Watts, Executive Director, C40
Ballroom 1, Level 2
15:50 – 16:00
Closing: Executive Mayor Mpho Parks Tau, City of Johannesburg & Mayor Eduardo Paes, City of Rio de Janeiro & C40 Chair
Ballroom 1, Level 2