ITU and TechAmerica to organize a joint side event during the June UNFCCC Climate Change Talks
ITU and TechAmerica are organizing the side event “Linking
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) with the Cancun Agreements”.
The event will take place on 7 June 2011 from 18.15 to 19.45,
in Bonn (Germany) during the June UN Climate Change Talks.
The event will discuss inter alia how ICTs can help adapt and mitigate
climate change and what existing ICTs are affordable for developing countries.
The event will also provide an opportunity to exchange views on how ICTs can
help to implement the Cancun Agreements and will look at the new technologies
to promote green ICTs and innovation.
The panel of the discussion will consist of the following speakers:
- Ms. Cristina Bueti, ITU-T Climate Change Programme
- Mr. James Lovegrove, Managing Director of Tech America
- Ms. Helen Asiamah, Deputy Director, Environmental Protection
- Moderator: Mr. Kevin Grose, Coordinator, Information
Services Climate Change Secretariat UNFCCC
Venue: Room METRO (Ministry of Transport)
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