14. September 2022

Time
Content
8:30 - 9:00
Welcome coffee and registration
9:00 - 9:05
Official welcome by the organisers
Ine Vandecasteele (EEA) Vasileios Latinos (ICLEI)
9:05 - 9:15
Opening statement by the City of Athens
Speaker
Kostas Bakoyannis, Mayor of Athens
9:15 - 10:30
PLENARY 1
A strategic perspective towards a climate resilient and inclusive future
Speakers
Kostas Bakoyannis (City of Athens) Voula Patoulidou (City of Thessaloniki) Ben Caspar (European Commission) Pénélope Komites (City of Paris) Fiona Twycross (Greater London Authority)
10:30 - 11:30
PLENARY 2
Focus on Athens: from dealing with heat and wildfires to regenerating the city centre
Speakers
Eleni Myrivili (City of Athens) Elissavet Bargianni (City of Athens) Stefanie Lindenberg (European Investment Bank) Elisa Maluenda (City of Valencia)
11:30 - 12:45
MARKETPLACE
12:45 - 14:00
LUNCH
14:00 - 15:30
PARALLEL SESSIONS
Masterclass on Urban Heat: from Anaysis to Action
Speakers
Eleni Myrivili (City of Athens) Efren Feliu (Tecnalia) Nieves Pena Cerezo (Tecnalia) Kristen Guida (Greater London Authority) Ad Jeuken (Deltares)
How is your city adapting? An open conversation on implementing and accelerating climate adaptation!
Speakers
Fermín Cerezo Peco (Servei d'Innovació, Valencia) Eleni Mougiakou (Commonspace, Athens) Arnoud Molenaar (City of Rotterdam)
A post-indrustrial revolution with nature!
Speakers
Iva Bedenko (CIty of Zagreb) Laura Guaita (KEAN) Anacleto Rizzo (IRIDRA SRL)
15:30 - 16:00
COFFEE BREAK
16:00 - 17:30
PARALLEL SESSIONS
Resilient Governance: Chief Resilience Officers' roundtable
Speakers
Ares Gabas (City of Barcelona) Kathy Oldham (City of Manchester) Noemie Fompeyrine (City of Paris) Pénélope Komites (City of Paris) Arnoud Molenaar (City of Rotterdam) Ahmed AbuLaban (City of Ramallah)
Living with water: planning for coastal adaptation, smart cities and resilient territories
Speakers
Regine Resbeut (City of Cannes) Susana Sousa Gonçalves (City of Matosinhos) Judith Moreno (City of San Sebastian) Chrysi Laspidou (University of Thessaly)
Using data for accelerated climate action and resilience
Speakers
Anna Williams (Google)

15. September 2022

8:30 - 9:00
Welcome coffee
9:00 - 11:00
WORKSHOPS
Utilising NBS for an equitable transition towards urban resilience
Speakers
Lene Vinther Larsen (City of Aarhus) Julia Georgi (City of Pireaus) Marc Barra (City of Paris)
Transformative pathways for a more resilient, regional development in Europe and beyond
Speakers
Johannes Klumpers (European Commission) Konstantina Karydi (Resilient Cities Catalyst)
Ukraine Cities on the path of resilient & sustainable post war Recovery
Speakers
tbc
11:00 - 13:00
STUDY VISITS
Site visit 1 - tbc
Site visit 2 - tbc
Site visit 3 - tbc
13:00 - 14:30
LUNCH
14:30 - 16:00
PARALLEL SESSIONS
It's time to take (climate) action: the European Policy Support Facility co-organised by the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy
Speakers
Stella Psarropoulou (City of Thessaloniki) Emilio Servera (City of Valencia)
Digital Twins to Future-Proof Europe’s Buildings and Neighbourhoods
Speakers
tbc
Making Cities Resilient 2030: Resilience Hubs: from expectation to reality
Speakers
Ares Gabas (City of Barcelona) Kathy Oldham (City of Manchester) Magnus Qwant (City of Malmö) tbc (City of Wroclaw)
16:00 - 16:30
COFFEE BREAK
16:30 - 17:30
PLENARY 3
Financing a resilience partnership in Europe and beyond
Speakers
tbc
17:30 - 19:00
CLOSING COCKTAIL