PIEL Conference “Climate Talks After Paris: Beyond the Pledges” – Programme 15th April 2016

09:30 – 09:50 Registration
09:50 – 10:00 Welcome Reception
10:00 – 10:50 Keynote Speech
Kirsty Scheeberger
Former advisor at UNFCCC Secretariat, Vice-Chair of UKELA and Co-founder of Beautiful Corporations
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 – 12:40 Panel I: "In whose name? Public participation in climate change policies and regulations"
Dr. Emily Barritt (Moderator)
Researcher at Cambridge Centre for Environment and Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
Alistair McGlone
Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee Member, McGlone and Associates Director
Gita Parihar
Head of Legal at Friends of the Earth England, Wales & Northern Ireland
Kurt Winter
Climate Change Lawyer and Litigator at ClientEarth
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 Panel II: "Green Technology: regulation challenges and future potential"
Richard Macrory CBE (Moderator)
Barrister and Professor of Environmental Law at University College London
Martin Nesbit
IEEP Senior Fellow and Head of Environmental and Climate Governance Programme
Angela Francis
Economist at Green Alliance
Linda Siegele
Guest Lecturer at SOAS and Advisor for Alliance of Small Island States
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:45 Panel III: "Carbon Markets in the post-Kyoto era"
Feja Lesniewska (Moderator)
Senior Teaching Fellow both in the School of Law and CISD
Navraj Singh Ghaleigh
Senior Lecturer in Climate Law at the University of Edinburgh
Matt Gray
Consultant Analyst at IEA Climate Change Unit
Ben Garside
Correspondent and Co-founder at Carbon Pulse
16:45 – 17:00 PIEL 10th Anniversary speech and closing words
17:00 Drinks Reception


For further details regarding the topics discussed at the 2016 PIEL Conference, click here.

For information about the 2016 PIEL Committee, click here.

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