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EU Green Deal and NECPs

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Scotland House Brussels

6 Rond-Point Robert Schuman

Renewable Energy House, Rue d'Arlon 63, 1040 Bruxelles (Day 2)

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The event will discuss the progress towards the European Union's mid-and long-term climate and energy objectives.

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Date: Tuesday 21st January 2020

Time: 9:30-16:00

Location: Scotland House Rond-point Robert Schuman 6, 1040 Bruxelles

Background: As part of the European Union’s 2030 climate and energy package, EU member states are required to develop energy and climate strategies to plan and to report on their 2030 climate and energy objectives (NECPs). Following the launch of the European Green Deal, this event will discuss the progress towards the European Union’s mid-and long-term climate and energy objectives and take stock of the NECPs preparation across the EU Member States.

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Programme:

9:30-10:00 Registration

10:00-10:10 Welcome by Sabine Frank, Director, Carbon Market Watch

10:10-10:30 Keynote speech by Michiel Schaeffer, Climate Analytics

10:30-12:00 Panel discussion: EU green deal: from the strategy to the implementation

Moderator: Sabine Frank, Director, Carbon Market Watch

Diederick Samson, Head of the cabinet of Commissioner Frans Timmermans, European Commission

Patrick Ten Brink – EEB Director of EU Policy

William Todts – T&E Executive Director

Martin Porter – Executive Chair – Corporate Leaders Group, Brussels

Ludovic Voet – Confederal Secretary – ETUC

12:00-13:30 Lunch break

13:30-15:30 Panel discussion: Are NECPs fit for the EU green deal?

Moderator: Davide Sabbadin, Policy Officer for Climate, EEB

Ditte Juul Jørgensen, Director-General, European Commission DG Energy

Lian Merkx, Programme Manager Energy Transition, Association of Dutch municipalities

Quentin Genard – E3G Acting head of Brussels office

Wolfgang Vittorio D'Innocenzo, Energy Attaché - Permanent Representation of Italy to the EU

Pieter Liese, Member of the European Parliament, Group of the European People's Party

15:30 Final remarks by Sam Van den plas – Carbon Market Watch Policy Director

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DAY 2

Date: Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Time: 10:30-14:30

Location: Renewable Energy House, Rue d'Arlon 63, 1040 Bruxelles

Programme:

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee

11:00 - 12:45: EU projects' debate on the future of European climate policy

Representatives from EU funded projects will present their project results and discuss how their future activities will be plugged in the EU and national political framework including:

Alexandra Papadopoulou, University of Athens - C Track 50 (H2020)

Arianna Vitali Roscini, BPIE - Senior Project Manager - BuildUpon (H2020)

Mathias Claeys Bouaert, CAN Europe - Network Outreach Coordinator - Life Unify (LIFE)

Daniel Becker, Navigant - Director - BEACON (EUKI)

Jeremie Fosse, Ecounion - Proseu (H2020)

Damiano Di Simine - Legambiente - Sharing Cities (H2020)

Tomislav Pukšec, University of Zagreb - Assistant Professor - Pentahelix (H2020)

12:45 - 13:00 Final Remarks by Agnese Ruggiero - CMW Policy Officer

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

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Scotland House Brussels

6 Rond-Point Robert Schuman

Renewable Energy House, Rue d'Arlon 63, 1040 Bruxelles (Day 2)

1040 Bruxelles

Belgium

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