The programme matrix - ecocity 2013

Theme Financing Governing Shaping Thinking
Fostering solidarity
AFD
Fri 11am
AFD Special session (French Development Agency) – Climate strategy to curb social inequality?
SF1
Fri 11am
Decentralized cooperation: a way to settle the ecological debt?
SF2
Fri 2pm
Solidarity among local economic players: success stories and models
SF4
Thu 09am
Health and the sustainable city: benefits of a preventive approach
SF5
Thu 4pm
Fostering the mutualisation of housing with housing frameworks
SG1
Fri 3pm
Fostering solidarity through time-based city planning
SG2
Fri 11am
Cooperation among the various territorial levels, a key element for sustainable cities
SG3
Wed 4pm
Special session Eurocities: Smart Cities - smart citizens
SG4
Wed 2pm
Local farming: towards a new urban-rural solidarity
SG5
Wed 4pm
The world-city: social diversity at the heart of the sustainable city
SD1
Thu 4pm
Examples of employment opportunities in the sustainable city
SD2
Wed 4pm
Social housing: how can it serve as an economic and environmental stimulus for cities?
SD3
Wed 2pm
Experiences of creative social innovation
SD4
Fri 2pm
CANCELLED
SP1
Wed 4pm
Toward a people-centered sustainable city
SP2
Wed 2pm
Special session UN Habitat - Measuring City Resilience, Prosperity and Sustainability
SP3
Wed 11am
The fight against social exclusion at the heart of the urban project
SP4
Thu 11am
From competition to collaboration between territories
SP5
Fri 2pm
Facing the demographic challenges of cities
Meeting the energy challenges of the city
TF1
Wed 4pm
How do pioneering cities finance their energy transition?
TF2
Thu 2pm
lternative funding of energy: collaborative consumption, shared energy
TF3
Wed 5pm
How to monetize energy savings?
TF4
Fri 3pm
Financing energy transition: what are investors waiting for ?
TF5
Fri 09am
Special session - About SDGs
TG1
Wed 2pm
Renovation of old buildings: the energy challenge
TG2
Thu 09am
Cities and the democratic constraints of energy transition
TG3
Fri 2pm
Centralised or decentralised networks: issues of energy governance for the city
TG4
Fri 11am
Energy Descent Action Plan: citizen-based transition management
TG5
Fri 3pm
Special session UN Habitat - Towards Habitat III
TD1
Thu 11am
The tools of urban energy management
TD2
Wed 11am
Low energy design inspired by ancient building traditions
TD3
Thu 16pm
Accelerating behavioural changes: the holy grail of energy strategy
TD4
Wed 16pm
Geo-informatics: powerful transitional instrument or gadget ?
TD5
Fri 2pm
Renewable energy and energy transition: leveraging local resources
TP1
Thu 17pm
Autonomy or centralisation: what energy-related strategy for the sustainable city?
TP2
Thu 09am
A territorial approach to city energy transition strategyes
TP3
Fri 09am
Energy-related strategies for city renovation and construction
TP4
Thu 09am
Dealing with the rebound effect in sustainable cities
TP5
Wed 11am
Special session: The port, a key partner in shaping the sustainable city
Mobilising enabling factors
RF1
Fri 11am
Local currencies: green cities' gold
RF2
Thu 14pm
Public-private partnerships in cities: advantages, challenges and shortcomings
RF3
Wed 4pm
Crowd-funding and co-investment: the future of funding?
RF5
Thu 11am
Social economy: the lifeblood of cities?
RG3
Thu 5pm
Evolution of behavioural patterns: how to generate sobriety and implication in the transition?
RG1
Fri 2pm
Conflict resolution in the sustainable city: democracy or demagogy?
RG2
Fri 3pm
Ecology and democracy: success of citizen power, new role for local authorities
RG4
Thu 2pm
Universities: resource hubs to speed up change
RG5
Wed 11am
How to effectively share the governance of sustainable city projects?
RD1
Thu 09am
Citizen mobilization, the cornerstone of the sustainable city
RD2
Thu 2pm
The city as a lab: examples of successful mobilisation
RD3
Thu 4pm
Training the next generations of sustainable city players
RD4
Fri 09am
Culture as the driving force of sustainable cities
RD5
Thu 4pm
The possibilities of ecocitizenship mapping
RP1
Wed 5pm
Beyond the Agenda 21s, does the Aalborg Charter require new mechanisms ?
RP2
Wed 2pm
The city as a theater: making the sustainable city spectacular
RP3
Wed 11am
The sustainable city in the digital age
RP4
Wed 5pm
How to approach urban development in low-income neighbourhoods?
RP5
Thu 09am
How useful are sustainable cities reference frameworks and standards?
Organizing the sustainable city
OF1
Fri 3pm
Real estate hampers sustainable cities. What's the way out?
OF2
Thu 5pm
Urban services: what is the right price?
OF3
Wed 5pm
Mobility solutions in times of crisis: the big shift
OF4
Fri 09am
Local environmental taxation: incentives and/or subsidies?
OF5
Fri 11am
Coping with the conundrum of soaring needs and crumbling resources
OG1
Fri 3pm
Designing and updating the sustainability indicators of the city
OG2
Fri 3pm
Green infrastructure: securing, organising and strengthening nature in the city
OG3
Thu 4pm
Beyond planning: analysing and monitoring results
OG4
Wed 5pm
Do urban planners need a B plan? Is the integrated approach a myth?
OG5
Fri 09am
Can citizens self-organise the sustainable city?
OD1
Wed 5pm
How can cities adapt to climate change?
OD2
Thu 11am
Streamlining the city through social and environmental engineering
OD3
Thu 11am
Digital technology in the city: progress and concern
OD4
Wed 2pm
Slowing down to accelerate the ecological transition of cities
OD5
Wed 5pm
Special session - Sustainable cities in the Mediterranean
OP1
Thu 09am
How to think the city on a long-term basis?
OP2
Wed 11am
Urban infrastructure and brownfields regeneration
OP3
Wed 11am
Special session - LOCUS - Global Awards for sustainable architecture
OP4
Fri 09am
Contrasting views on the sustainable city
OP5
Thu 2pm
Wealth indicators: a democratic issue?
Reducing the environmental footprint
EF1
Fri 09am
New funding mechanisms for the ecological transition
EF2
Thu 4pm
New partnerships for financing local action
EF3
Thu 11am
EF3 How to apply the polluter pays principle to the redevelopment of brownfields?
EF4
Fri 14pm
Climate financing, illusion or hope for the cities of the South?
EF5
Thu 5pm
Remunerating the ecosystemic services of biodiversity: victory or fig leaf?
EG1
Wed 5pm
Water and soil pollution: can environmental engineering to help decision-makers
EG2
Wed 11am
Standards and labels: what environmental impact?
EG3
Thu 5pm
What is the right scale to measure the city carbon footprint?
EG4
Thu 5pm
Planning and monitoring city climate actions
EG5
Wed 2pm
Urban density as a solution to reduce our environmental footprint
ED1
Thu 2pm
Peri-urban agriculture, lever of resilience and reduction of the environmental footprint
ED2
Fri 2pm
Waste reduction via an integral environmental approach
ED3
Thu 5pm
Watershed Management: a common challenge for town and country
ED4
Fri 11am
Fostering biodiversity in cities: from soil to sky
ED5
Thu 5pm
Airpocalypse: Tackling urban air pollutants
EP1
Wed 4pm
Strategies for the preservation of territorial bio-resources
EP2
Fri 11am
Material flows as resources: contribution of the circular economy and ecological cycles
EP3
Thu 11am
Zero-carbon city: from a prospective approach to concrete action
EP4
Thu 2pm
City size and environmental footprint, how to solve the equation?
EP5
Thu 4pm
Special session - Urban Climate Change Research Network