Climate, Energy, Environmental Transitions in Europe

IED Conference, Monday, 29 August 2022 (16:00 - 18.00)
Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Sala degli Arazzi, Venice, Italy

Between the 2015 Paris Agreement and the EU "Fit for 55" Strategy, in the global context and the dramatic consequences and shifts generated by the Ukraine war

Welcome Remarks:

  • Giovanni Bazoli, Chairman Fondazione Giorgio Cini 


  • Luigi Brugnaro, Mayor of Venice (tbc)

Introductory remarks:

  • Francesco Rutelli

Keynote speeches: 

  • Paolo Gentiloni, EU Commissioner for Economic Affairs (videomessage)

  • Enrico Giovannini, Minister of sustainable infrastructures and mobility

  • Amitabh Kant, CEO National Institution for Transforming India (NITI):
    Energy Transition and Climate: the role of India


  • Ulrike Müller , Member of the European Parliament 

  • Iván Martén, President of ORKESTRA (Basque Institute of Competitiveness)

  • Ana Luiza Thompson Flores, Director of the UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe, Venice

  • Marzio Galeotti, Professor of Environmental and Energy Economics (University of Milan);  

  • Barbara Quacquarelli, Associate Professor of Organisation Studies (Università di Milano-Bicocca)

  • Antonio Navarra, President CMCC (Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change)

  • Giulio Boccaletti, Honorary Research associate, Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment (Univer¬sity of Oxford); author of the book “Water: A Biography"

Conference in English

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