Agenda and Programme

ICTs and Clean Tech Special Track

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13 March – 19 March

Monday 13 March

Past Sessions

Smart and Sustainable cities - Sustainable energy in uncertain times, helped by ICT

09:00 – 09:45 (UTC+01:00) Room 11+12
The U4SSC is the United Nations United for Smart and Sustainability initative. The State of Geneva (canton de Genève) recently passed the UN ITU U4SSC audit for Smart and Sustainable cities. We will share key findings from this verification. We will…
Interactive, Immersive and Accessible Storytelling
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

10:00 – 10:45 (UTC+01:00) Collaborate Stage
Education plays a vital role in preparing children and young people for the future, equipping them with important skills, knowledge, and values. However, complex subjects such as diversity, sustainability can be difficult to teach. Storytelling helps…
The International Standard Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) and the UN Action Plan on Early Warnings for All
Alert-Hub Org CIC (Community Interest Company)
Alert-Hub .Org

15:00 – 15:45 (UTC+01:00) Collaborate Stage
The goal of the UN Action Plan on Early Warnings for All is to ensure that every person on Earth is protected by an early warning system in the next five years. This an expansive vision and a huge undertaking with implications on many aspects of ICTs…
Climate Change and how to promote DRR (Disaster risk reduction)
UNDRR - ABU - ITU - Eurovisioni

16:00 – 16:45 (UTC+01:00) Collaborate Stage
The session will present the initiatives currently conducted by UNDRR, ABU/WBU and ITU-T in the field of technologies and learning experience that could help in preventing disasters, in reducing effects of natural and human provoked disasters and…

Thursday 16 March

Past Sessions

Artificial intelligence for Climate Change in Africa
Digital Coalition

16:00 – 16:45 (UTC+01:00) Room 11+12
Africa is one of the most vulnerable continents in the world to climate change, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). In 2022, every part of the continent was affected by extreme weather events, ranging from wildfires in…

Friday 17 March

Past Sessions

Enabling the Net Zero Transition – Harnessing ICT solutions to reduce GHG emissions

11:00 – 11:45 (UTC+01:00) Room 11+12
Organizations across sectors are establishing strategies to increase their decarbonization efforts. Many parties have brought forward the potential of ICT solutions to reduce the GHG emissions of other sectors and foster the transition to Net Zero.…