Climate Innovation Summit
Inspiration and experience The Climate Innovation Summit is Europe's leading event connecting climate innovators and leaders to share best practice and create the opportunities to scale-up the solutions that accelerate climate action.
Climate-KIC’s Climate Innovation Summit is Europe's leading event connecting city representatives, policymakers, businesses, entrepreneurs, scientists and academics and more to share best practice and create the opportunities to scale-up the solutions that accelerate climate action.
This year’s summit is endorsed by the Fijian COP23 Presidency and will take place under the patronage of the Italian Ministry of the Environment, with the City of Milan and C40 as organising partners.
The critical mass of cities, and how they can be a lever for change, will be a major focus, with sessions exploring current topics including circular cities, smart infrastructure, climate risk information, resilience and adaptation planning, mobility, urban food and nature-based solutions.
Confirmed speakers include:
- Gian Luca Galletti, Minister of Environment, Italy
- Professor Carlo Carraro, President Emeritus of Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia and Vice Chair, IPCC Working Group III
- Joan Clos, Executive Director, UN-Habitat
- Mark Watts, Executive Director, C40
- Anna Scavuzzo, Vice-Mayor, Milan
For the latest agenda, venue, travel and accommodation information, please visit the summit website.