[podcast] Track 0 Panel Discussion Highlights

The Track 0 panel, includes expert speakers from the Energy sector, Finance, International policy, Cities and the Building sector will address the core challenge of our time:

The energy sector will need to transform with unprecedented pressures: commercial threats; meeting the energy demands of rapidly expanding urban populations; playing its role in lifting living standards; and radically reducing carbon emissions to meet the 2oC threshold set to be enshrined in the 2015 International Climate Change agreement.

Chair:

Dr Nawal Al-Hosany
Director of Sustainability at Masdar and Director of the Zayed Future Energy Prize

Speakers:

  • Anthony Mallows,Director,MasdarCity
  • Farhana Yamin, CEO of Track0,
  • Majid Al-Suwaidy, Director for Division of Climate Change and Natural Resources of the UAE
  • Mark Watts, Executive Director, C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group
  • Sean Kidney, CEO & Co-Founder, Climate Bonds Initiative
  • Sir David King, UK Permanent Special Representative for Climate Change

Recorded at the World Future Energy Summit 2012