An impressive faculty of keynote and featured speakers have been arranged to lead the discussion. To view a brief biography of our speakers, simply click on their name.
Former US Vice President and current Chair of The Climate Reality Project
Leading urban climate governance scholar and author University of Durham, UK
French Senator leading city and civil society action on global climate responses
Internationally renowned for work on alternative economic paradigms for cities and regionsWestern Sydney University, Australia
Prolific writer on global urbanisation, author of "The New Urban Question"
Global urban thought leader and practitionerIndian Institute for Human Settlements, India
Special Advisor on Climate Change ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability Head of the Sustainable and Resilient City Initiatives portfolio in eThekwini Municipality
ACT Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment in 2016
Co-originator of the permaculture concept
Professorial Fellow, Monash University, and Chair of ClimateWorks Australia and the Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Indonesian President’s Special Envoy for Climate Change