#What If: SDG 7- Global Innovation for Energy Sustainability
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7 is to “Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.”
There are several developments worldwide that are driving SDG 7 forward, such as renewable energy, energy efficiency, and smart infrastructure. In addition to technological progress, international cooperation and investment is equally important to support this goal.
Please join us on April 23rd for the online event “SDG 7 - Global innovation for energy sustainability,” co-hosted by Energy Tech Meetup and Venture Café Tokyo. This will be a discussion on the multiple dimensions and progress of SDG 7 with international speakers and cases.
19:00 Introduction from Energy Tech Meetup
19:05 Fabian Schipfer (TU Wien) "International cooperation on sustainable energy innovation towards a well-below 2°C world"
19:13 Masaru Yarime (HKUST) "Stimulating Data-Driven Innovation for Sustainable Energy: Opportunities and Challenges in Smart Cities"
19:21 Per Lundqvist (KTH) "Transforming the Swedish Energy System – Towards 100% renewable energy through digitalization, energy efficiency and energy storage"
19:28 Christian Schmitz (PDIE Group) “Building Purpose Driven Ecosystems for Renewable Energy on a Global Scale”
19:35 Panel discussion
Fee: Free of Charge
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