The Agenda, Speakers and Venue

DAY 2

SATURDAY 1 FEBRUARY, 2020

REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING RECEPTION

 

10:30 - 11:00
University of Edinburgh, Business School Concourse

 

Speakers and attendees register at the information table. Networking
coffee reception with Argentinian pastries served by
Zest Edinburgh.

Introduction to all participants. Brief discussion about the relevance of
Panel III and IV for sustainable development.

WELCOME CEREMONY

 

11:00 - 11:30

Panel Question: How can marine conservation be reconciled with economic & social development?

MARINE POLLUTION

 

11:30 - 13:00

TRADITIONAL LUNCH

 

13:00 - 14:00

Bandera Dominicana, the national lunchtime dish which consists of rice, beans and chicken, served by El Paso.

ban(V VG GF options available)

Panel Question: How can deforestation be reconciled with economic & social development?

DEFORESTATION

 

14:00 - 15:30

COFFEE BREAK

 

15:30 - 16:00

Speakers and attendees access to a networking coffee reception with Argentinian pastries served by Zest Edinburgh.

17:30 - 18:00

CLOSING REMARKS

WORKSHOPS

16:00 - 17:30

Design Thinking interactive workshop between speakers and attendees to find solutions for the interrelated problems identified in these panels.

From these discussions and the panels, the Committee will publish a policy brief with all your proposals so that the event produces a tiny grain of sand for a more sustainable region and world.

More details in our brochure.

18:00 - 20:00             WINE RECEPTION

DAY 2

SATURDAY 1 FEBRUARY, 2020