English
Graphic

Agenda and presentations

Download the programme in PDF

See all the pictures of the event on Flickr

KEYNOTE SPEECH : "From bottom-up to top-down and vice versa, Linking energy and climate policies at European, national and local levels"

Ralf Schüle, Wuppertal Institute

OFFICIAL OPENING AND WELCOME TO THE RENDEZVOUS

Bo Frank, Mayor of Växjö
Lars Bergwall, President of Klimatkommunerna, Chairman of the Council Environmental Committee, City of Lund
Eckart Würzner, Lord Mayor of Heidelberg, President of Energy Cities

KEYNOTE SPEECH : "Speed up, the energy transition is too slow !"

Maria Wetterstrand, moderator of the Rendezvous
Swedish Green Party politician (miljöpartistisk). She was Member of Parliament between 2001 and 2011 and spokesperson for the Green Party from 2002 to 2011.

STORYTELLING OF VÄXJÖ : A CITY DETERMINED TO CHANGE

Anna Tenje, Chair of technical board
Julia Ahlrot, Head of environmental sustainability
Download the presentation

District heating and cooling in Växjö (Wednesday studytour to Sandviksverket CHP plant)

SWEDISH EXPERIENCES AND CHOICES – DISCUSSING AND LEARNING
Parallel discussion groups :

Environmental management : Structuring the process and involving municipal staff
Yvonne Träff, City of Lidköping
Mobility and electric vehicles : How to create infrastructure and demand – examples of green highways in Sweden
Anne Sörensson & Karin Thomasson, City of Östersund
Local business : How to cooperate with local businesses to reach energy and climate goals
Björn Sigurdson, City of Uppsala
Charlotta Hedvik, City of Stockholm
Urban planning : How to use planning as a tool in the transition to a sustainable community
Malin Norling, City of Malmö
Biogas - New possibilities for transport and energy
Mikael Lantz, Lund University
Gasification of forestry residues for automotive fuel production
Sue Bengtsson, University of Linneaus
Carbon tax : A chance or an obstacle to foster energy efficiency ?
Susanne Akerfeldt, Swedish Ministry of Finance
How do we involve citizens in the transition to a sustainable city ?
Jon Möller, City of Stockholm
Thinking and feeling about environmental problems - what about actual behavior ?
Magnus Hagevi & Glen Sjöstrand, University of Linneaus

ROUND TABLE – ENERGY-EFFICIENT BUILDINGS : THE EU’S NUMBER 1 PRIORITY
Is the EU legislation – the Energy Efficiency Directive in particular - enough
interlinked with local initiatives ?

Stephan Brandligt, City of Delft
Ralf Schüle, Wuppertal Institute
Caroline Simpson, Renovate Europe, EuroAce
Antonio Borghi, Urbact II programme

OPEN NETWORKING SESSION – LET’S TALK ABOUT BUILDINGS !
Renovation of public buildings : How to support local authorities and collaborate
with Member States in this exciting journey ?

Wood as a key to sustainable innovation in buildings Eva Gustafsson, Södra
Inventing Nearly Zero Energy Buildings for tomorrow Raphael Bointner, Vienna University of Technology
Are our buildings “smart” enough ? The role of ICT in energy efficient buildings Paul Fleming, DeMontfort University, Leicester
District heating : A hot topic ! Ulf Hansson, Energy Agency for Southeast Sweden Anna Karlsson, City of Kalmar
Think different, build different : Passive Houses Grégoire Clerfayt, Brussels-Capital Region
Municipal energy standards for buildings on public land Martin Thomsen, City of Odense
Smart Cities and Communities Xavier Normand, City of Grenoble
Special networking event for associations and networks of local authorities
Renovation of public buildings : How to support local authorities and collaborate with Member States in this exciting journey ?

THE LOCAL ENERGY TRANSITION IN ACTION
Special networking session for mayors and elected officials

Moderated by Maria Wetterstrand

With the participation of :

Kamil Okyay Sındır, Mayor of Bornova
Evelyne Huytebroeck, Minister for the Environment of the Region of Brussels-Capital
Eckart Würzner, Lord Mayor of Heidelberg
Bo Frank, Mayor of Växjö
Jean-Patrick Masson, Deputy Mayor of Dijon
Ovidiu Cretu, Mayor of Bistrita

ROUND TABLE – MONEY FROM EUROPE : WHAT IS AT STAKE FOR LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN THE NEW FINANCIAL PERIOD 2014-2020 ?

Introduction : Kristina Dely, Energy Cities
Guest : Stefano Panighetti, European Commission, DG Energy

ROUND TABLE – HOW CAN ENERGY PERFORMANCE CONTRACTING (EPC)
ACCELERATE THE RENOVATION OF THE BUILDING STOCK ?

Introduction : Stefano Panighetti, European Commission, DG Energy

Panel :

Georges Bullion, DYNACITE, representing CECODHAS Housing Europe
Brigitte Ducourtil, Région Rhônes-Alpes
Inete Ielite, City of Riga

OPEN NETWORKING SESSION – LET’S TALK FINANCING

Energy Performance Contracting Inete Ielite, City of Riga Stefan Olsson, Energy Agency of Southeast Sweden
Restor Hydro – small hydro cooperatives involving citizens Tomas Söderlund, European Small Hydropower Association
Structural and Cohesion Funds Carine Puyol, Union Sociale pour l’Habitat, representing CECODHAS Housing Europe
UK Green Deal Martin Davies, Milton Keynes
Intracting Nino Schäfer, City of Stuttgart
Revolving fund & soft loans for citizensJohan Van Reenen, City of Delft
CEB-ELENA Sébastien Relland, Council of Europe Development Bank
Special networking event for associations and networks of local authorities : Ensure that the money reaches your members !

Conclusion and outlook to the Rendezvous 2014 in Riga, Latvia
Olga Veidina, Deputy Mayor of Riga
Juris Radzevics, Executive Director of the City of Riga

  RSS Fil RSS
Members
Carte des membres
BIENVENUE AUX NOUVEAUX MEMBRES :
Union of Communities of Armenia (AM) Armenia | Agencia de Energia & Ambiente da Arrabida - Energy agency Portugal | Mariupol Ukraine | Cities Northern Netherlands (NL) Belgium | Lisboa e-nova - Energy agency Portugal
Retrouvez Energy Cities sur
Line
Principaux projets
Line
Dernières actions
Line
separator
Vous êtes ici : Energy Cities, Local authorities in energy transition. > English > Actions > Annual Conferences

A propos
En bref
Gouvernance
Les membres
L'équipe
Offre d'emploi
Stages
Venir nous voir
Positions
Adherer
Comment adhérer ?
Nous avons adhéré
Actions
Initiatives & Campagnes
Projets
Ateliers
Webinaires
Conférence Annuelle
Voyages d'étude
Ressources
Transition énergétique
Actions des villes
Publications
EC INFO magazine
Newsletter Energy Cities
Actu "Territoires en Transition"
BLOG
Medias
Communiqués
Articles
Outils de communication

 
Adresses Energy Cities - Besançon Energy Cities - Bruxelles