Past Event

Enhancing climate policy through co-creation

First PARIS REINFORCE Stakeholder Council Dialogue

Date: November 21, 2019, 8:30 am Topic: Energy & Climate

PARIS REINFORCE is a three-year, Horizon 2020 project funded by the European Commission. The project has the aim of enhancing climate policymaking particularly with reference to a more efficient science-policy interface. In order to do so, PARIS REINFORCE can call upon the modelling capabilities of an ensemble of Integrated Assessment Models (IAMs) as well as other energy systems, sectoral and general equilibrium models.

The project seeks to actively involve stakeholders in multiple aspects of these modelling processes, from the formulation of relevant policy questions to the definition of modelling assumptions. The purpose of this meeting is to offer an introduction to the project (what it hopes to achieve, how it will look to do so) as well as to foster stakeholder-led discussions over the most relevant climate-economy areas for models to investigate.

This meeting was the first of a series of stakeholder events to be held over the next three years.

PRESENTATIONS

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[PR Brussels 2019] Session 0 – Introduction

[PR Brussels 2019] Session 1 – Can our models deliver what you need

[PR Brussels 2019] Session 2 – Co-designing the open-access, data-exchange I2AM PARIS platform

[PR Brussels 2019] Session 3 – Global threat, global pathways

[PR Brussels 2019] Session 4 – Paris consistent Europe

[PR Brussels 2019] Session 5 – Socioeconomic & SDGs

Schedule

Nov 21, 2019

8:30 – 9:00

Welcome and registration

9:00 – 9:20

Opening remarks

DG RTD/CLIMA officers

9:20 – 09:40

An introduction to PARIS REINFORCE

Haris Doukas, Associate Professor, National Technical University of Athens

09:40 – 10:40

Can our models deliver what you need?

Ajay Gambhir, Advanced Research Fellow, Imperial College London

Jorge Moreno, Junior Researcher, Basque Centre for Climate Change

Georg Zachmann, Senior Fellow

Dirk-Jan van de Ven, Postdoc Researcher, Basque Centre for Climate Change

10:40 – 12:00

Co-designing the open-access, data-exchange I2AM PARIS platform

Esther Galende, Basque Centre for Climate Change

Vangelis Marinakis, Senior Researcher, HOLISTIC

Alexandros Nikas, Senior Researcher, National Technical University of Athens

Alevgul Sorman, Basque Centre for Climate Change

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 13:55

Global threat, global pathways: designing policy-relevant scenarios

Alexandre Koberle, Imperial College London

Alexandros Nikas, Senior Researcher, National Technical University of Athens

Glen Peters, Research director, CICERO Centre for International Climate Research, Oslo, Norway

Marc Vielle, Researcher at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

13:55 – 14:50

A Paris-consistent Europe: aligning national (NECPs), regional (EU NDC) & global action

Rocco De Miglio, E4SMA

Haris Doukas, Associate Professor, National Technical University of Athens

Andrea Herbst, Fraunhofer ISI

Joeri Rogelj, Lecturer in Climate Change and the Environment at Imperial College London, and Senior Research Scholar at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis

14:50 – 15:45

Sustainable climate action: socioeconomic implications, distributional effects & SDGs

Annela Anger-Kraavi, Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Sustainability Leadership, at the University of Cambridge, and Chief Executive of the Cambridge Trust for New Thinking in Economics

Baptiste Boitier, SEURECO

Lorenza Campagnolo, Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change

Zsolt Lengyel, Institute for European Energy and Climate Policy

15:45 – 16:15

Wrap-up & Next steps

Haris Doukas, Associate Professor, National Technical University of Athens

Zsolt Lengyel, Institute for European Energy and Climate Policy

Georg Zachmann, Senior Fellow

Speakers

Haris Doukas

Associate Professor, National Technical University of Athens

Ajay Gambhir

Advanced Research Fellow, Imperial College London

Georg Zachmann

Senior Fellow

Dirk-Jan van de Ven

Postdoc Researcher, Basque Centre for Climate Change

Jorge Moreno

Junior Researcher, Basque Centre for Climate Change

Alexandros Nikas

Senior Researcher, National Technical University of Athens

Vangelis Marinakis

Senior Researcher, HOLISTIC

Glen Peters

Research director, CICERO Centre for International Climate Research, Oslo, Norway

Alexandre Koberle

Imperial College London

Marc Vielle

Researcher at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Andrea Herbst

Fraunhofer ISI

Rocco De Miglio

E4SMA

Annela Anger-Kraavi

Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Sustainability Leadership, at the University of Cambridge, and Chief Executive of the Cambridge Trust for New Thinking in Economics

Baptiste Boitier

SEURECO

Lorenza Campagnolo

Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change

Zsolt Lengyel

Institute for European Energy and Climate Policy

Joeri Rogelj

Lecturer in Climate Change and the Environment at Imperial College London, and Senior Research Scholar at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis

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Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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