Tsinghua University and Synocus Group have developed a new network called the World Alliance of Low Carbon Cities (WALCC). In connection with the WALCC, the 2nd Low Carbon City Development World Forum will be held in Beijing, China on 14th – 15th, May, 2012. This is a high-level conference which will be attended by leading researchers, companies and city delegations with a strong interest in furthering the development of low-carbon cities. The 2nd Low Carbon City Development World Forum also serves as the 6th Sino-Finnish Innovativeness Forum.

2nd Low Carbon City Development World Forum Agenda

May 14, 2012

May 15, 2012

Morning

Words of Welcome

Opening Addresses from Chinese ministries

Opening Address from Finnish Representatives

Keynote presentation

Plenary sessions: Urban Planning

Plenary sessions: Urban Transportation

Plenary sessions: Green Building

Plenary sessions: Renewable Resources

Lunch

Lunch

Afternoon

Countries sessions (Finland, China, Japan)

City presentations

Company presentations

Constitution of the Board

Election of International Advisory Committee

Dinner

Site Visit to ENN’s Low-Carbon Research Institute

City presentations

Company presentations

Panel Discussion on Future Low- Carbon Development

Closing Remarks

Dinner

Several presentation opportunities are still open for participants. Please contact the organizing committee for availability.

The 2nd Low Carbon City Development World Forum is free of charge for participants. However, participants need to cover flights and accommodation themselves. The forum’s organizing committee will provide participants with recommendations.

The forum agenda is available here

To participate in the 2nd Low Carbon City Development World Forum, please fill out the registration form.

For further information, please contact: Ms. Dan Lei, +358 50 556 2274, dan.lei(at)synocus.com Mr. Kehui Pan, +86 139 1166 5451, pankehui(at)126.com or Mr. YanBing He, + 86 755 2603 6861 he.yanbing(at)sz.tsinghua.edu.cn.