Upcoming events

The Final Conference of the GREEN-WIN Project: Action for Climate - Narratives, Win-Win Solutions and Climate Finance

13 March 2018 to 14 March 2018
| Casa Convalescència, Barcelona, Spain

The final conference of the GREEN-WIN project will be held at the Casa Convalescència ( in Barcelona, 13 – 14 March, 2018.

Past events

Global Coastal Adaptation Workshop

30 November 2017 to 01 December 2017
| Deltares, Delft, Netherlands

Coastal areas are coming under increased pressure from sea-level rise and coastal developments. Adaptation measures are expected to bring high economic benefits over the longer term particularly in urban areas, yet despite their economic attractiveness, financing and implementation of such...

ESCAP SDG Week : Innovation – integration – inclusiveness. Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific

27 November 2017 to 01 December 2017
| Bangkok

Asia and the Pacific has made impressive progress towards achieving a number of sustainable development goals including poverty alleviation, education and economic growth. At the same time, the region needs to accelerate concerted efforts across all sectors to achieve the SDGs by 2030.

Arts and Mathematics: Artistic transformations and modelling based on real-time data

23 November 2017 | Panthéon Sorbonne, Paris

The purpose of this conference is to foster the emergence of new forms of creation, representation and analysis based on the interface between art and mathematics. Particular attention is paid to the possible applications of these innovations to the analysis of socio-economic transformations in...

Arts et mathématiques: Transformations artistiques et modélisations des données du réel

23 November 2017 | Panthéon Sorbonne

L’objet de ce colloque est de favoriser l’émergence de nouvelles formes de création, de représentation et d’analyse s’appuyant sur l’interface entre art et mathématiques. On s’intéressera particulièrement aux applications possibles de ces innovations à l’analyse des transformations socio-...

COP23 Side Event – 1.5 & 2°C Strategies, SDGs and Green Growth – EU Research Projects CD-LINKS and GREEN-WIN

15 November 2017 | Bonn, Germany

Based on two EU-funded projects CD-LINKS and GREEN-WIN, the latest findings for ratcheting up the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) toward the 1.5 & 2°C goals from the ...

GCF @ COP23 in Bonn: discussing green growth and how to turn climate risks into opportunities

13 November 2017 to 17 November 2017
| Bonn, Germany

The Global Climate Forum e.V., the University of Zurich and IIASA, together with partners from several joint H2020 research projects, are organizing 4 side events during the second week of COP23 in Bonn. We will discuss different perspectives on green growth and how to turn climate risks into...

Co-Creating Value in the Sharing Economy

10 November 2017 | Live Talk

The rise of internet-based sharing economy in the last few years is arguably the most transformative change affecting modern cities. New forms of consumption, production and regulation are emerging during this disruptive process, challenging traditional understanding of business, economy and...

Workshop: Enabling Environments for Starting Up Green Businesses

23 October 2017 | Virtual Workshop (

The event will be an interactive online meeting where green business professionals and experts will discuss the common enabling factors and challenges for small green businesses and recommended actions to enable and enhance green business development.

Emergent Models for Local Energy Security and Resilient Livelihoods

12 July 2017 | University of Cape Town (UCT), Cape Town, South Africa

The “Emergent Models for Local Energy Security and Resilient Livelihoods” workshop will be a dynamic, creative conversation, unpacking the potential of distributed, green business models to deliver sustainable and equitable energy, water and waste management. These models may have to move beyond...

The Risk Transition: Shifting Investment to a Low Carbon Economy

05 July 2017 | University College London, United Kingdom

The transition to a low-carbon economy entails diverse uncertainties and risks. The long-term, pervasive and in many cases highly uncertain nature of climate change and its surrounded perceived risks, make this transition uniquely challenging to rational and well-informed policy and investment...