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3GF-ASIA 2015 Programme

See below the tentative programme for 3GF Regional Meeting Asia (3GFASIA) in Guiyang on June 26 2015

Friday 26 June 2015


Lunch Break




Welcoming Remarks:

  • Mr. Zhang Xinsheng, President for IUCN and Executive Chairman of Eco-Forum Global
  • Mr. Alex Zhang, Executive Director for Eco-Forum Global

Opening by 3GF partner countries in Asia:

  • Mr. Shi Lishan, Deputy Director General, National Energy Administration, Peoples Republic of China
  • Prof. Lee Seung Hoon, Co-Chair for 3GF Advisory Board and Co-Chair of the Green Growth Committee on the Government, Republic of Korea


Green Growth in a Decade – Opportunities in Asia

Panel discussion introducing the 3GF in Asia and focusing on promising green growth opportunities and challenges in the region.

Moderator: Mr. Simon Upton, Director, Environment Directorate, OECD

Key Note: Ms. Lisbeth Jespersen, Head of Department, Global Green Growth Forum


  • Ms. Naoko Ishii, CEO and Chairperson, Global Environment Facility
  • Mr. Kjeld Stærk, President, Danfoss China
  • Mr. David Harmon, Vice President, Huawei Global Public Affairs
  • Ms. Susan Burns, CEO, Global Footprint Network
  • Mr. Colin Yang, Vice President, Trina Solar
  • Mr. Pietra Widiadi, WWF Indonesia


Sustainable Energy in China

Presentation by the China National Renewable Energy Centre (CNREC) on the issue of sustainable energy. What is the status of sustainable energy in China and how is the country boosting the push for renewable energy as part of its energy system revolution?

  • Mr. Ren Dongming, Deputy Director of CNREC, Peoples Republic of China

15.45- 16.15

Coffee Break


3GF Partnership for Green Growth: Innovation and New Business Models for Sustainable Lifestyles

With the view of integrating sustainable consumption in national green growth plans, this partnership session aims to promote sustainable lifestyles through testing and upscaling new business models with concrete examples from Vietnam.

Moderator: Mr. Neil Coles, Team Leader, Sustainable Lifestyles, Collaborating Centre on Sustainable Consumption and Production (CSCP)

Key Note: Ms. Lisbeth Jespersen, Head of Department, Global Green Growth Forum


  • Mr. Konrad Otto-Zimmermann, Chairman, ICLEI Urban Agendas
  • Mr. Zhang Yue, CEO, Broadgroup
  • Ms. Zhang Huaying, Vice President for China, Coca-Cola Company
  • Ms. Nguyen Thi Phuong Nhung, SWITCH-Asia Project Get Green Vietnam & Vietnam Cleaner Production Centre
  • Mr. Uwe Weber, Team Leader, SWITCH-Asia Network Facility

Closing Remarks

Mr. Simon Zadek, Co-Director, Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System, UNEP