27 Jul 2016


ICN has been selected amongst more than 200 candidates and will host a workshop of international cleantech cooperation at the NGO conference “Climate Chance” which takes place in Nantes, France on 26-28 September 2016. The objective is to promote the solutions that cleantech clusters can bring to the table before COP22 later this year.

ICN will host a workshop at the conference on Monday 26 September at 13:30 to 15:00. ICN will focus on benefits and challenges associated with international cluster cooperation as well as demonstrating how cluster cooperation can be an important tool for living up to the objectives outlined in the Paris treaty of COP 21. The preliminary agenda for the workshop is the following:

Topic Presenter Organization Time
Introduction: Challenges and possibilities of international cleantech cooperation Frederik Thure ICN 13:30-13:40
Benefits of international cleantech cooperation: A cleantech clusters’perspective I Régis Largillier Tenerrdis 13:40-13:50
Benefits of international cleantech cooperation: A cleantech clusters’perspective II Fred van Beuningen Cleantech Delta 13:50-14:00
Q&A debate on clusters’ role in the green economy Panel debate Panel debate 14:00-14:15
An industry partners’ perspective TBA TBA 14:15-14:30
C40 cities challenges: Cleantech companies as solution providers Régis Largillier Tenerrdis/ICN TF C40 14:30-14:45
Q&A debate on industry cooperation and conclusion Panel debate Panel debate 14:45-15:00

Check here for more information regarding the full program of the conference.

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