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Event Overview

 

October

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Schedule of Special Events to be held during the sessions
of the UNFCCC Subsidiary Bodies
from 20 to 31 October 1997, Bonn.
This table will be updated on a daily basis
.

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
MONDAY

20 Oct 97

13:15 - 14:00 "Information on the preparation of national communications by Parties"

UNFCCC

Ms. Barbara Black

Tel. (49-228) 815-1601

Fax. (49-228) 815-1999

  13:30 - 14:30 "Methodological Issues/Temperature Adjustments"

UNFCCC

Mr. Dennis Tirpak

Tel. (49-228) 815-1424

Fax. (49-228) 815-1999

  18:15 - 21:00 "AIJ - Roundtable"

UNFCCC

Ms. Barbara Black

Tel. (49-228) 815-1601

Fax. (49-228) 815-1999

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
TUESDAY

21 Oct 97

13:15 - 15:00 "Open House on GEF assistance in the climate change sector." (GEF/UNFCCC) Ms. Barbara Black

Tel. (49-228) 815-1601

Fax. (49-228) 815-1999

  13:15 - 15:00 U.S. Country Studies Program Mr. Jerry Pell

jerry pell@hq.doe.gov

  18:00 - 20.00 "Climate change and the Commonwealth: A presentation of experts' reports on issues for the Heads of Governments meeting

(RIIA)

Mr. Michael Grubb

Tel. (44-171) 957 5711

Fax. (44-171) 957 5710

  18:00 - 20:00 "Capital Stock Turnover-Technology Policies and Response Strategies"

Climate Technology Initiative (CTI)

Ms. Mary Preville

Tel. (33-1) 4057-6563

Fax. (33-1) 4057-6759

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
WEDNESDAY

22 Oct 97

13:15 - 15:00 "A new South North Dialogue: Good practices Technology Cooperation"

Climate Action Network South Asia (CANSA)/CTI

"C02 and removals by forest sinks"

New Zealand Delegation

Mr. Atiq Rahman

Tel. (880-2) 9113682

Fax. (880-2) 811344

  18:15 - 20:00 "Joint Action for Climate Protection of Major German Groups"

Germanwatch

Mr. Christoph Bals

Tel. (49-228) 60-4920

Fax. (49-228)267-9819

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
THURSDAY

23 Oct 97

13:00 - 14:00 " National Circumstances and Differentiation"

Icelandic Delegation

Mr. Jon Ingimarsson
  13:15 - 15:00 " Wuppertal's Activities Related to Climate Change"

Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy

Mr. Hermann Ott

Tel.(49-202) 280-6315

Fax. (49-202) 249-2108

  13:15 - 15:00 "Challenges in Kyoto Protocol Negotiations"

US Council for International Business

Ms Norine Kennedy

Tel. 1 212 354 4858

FAX 1 212 575 6327

  13:15 - 15:00 "Workshop on emissions trading"

Mr Michael Walsh
Centre Financial Products

Fank Joshua
UNCTAD

Doug Russell
Earth Council

Mr David Doniger
USEPA/DOE

Mr. Frank Joshua

Tel. (41-22) 917-5834

Fax. (41-22) 907-0274

  18:15 - 20:00 "The Sustainable Energy Development Authority: Catalyst for Greenhouse Gas Reductions"

Sustainable Energy Development Authority (SEDA) and US Business Council for Sustainable Energy

Ms. Cathy Zoi/

Mr. Gavin Gilchrist

Tel. (61-2) 9291-5260

Fax. (61-2) 9299-1519

Mr Gaye Lonard, SEDA

61 2 9291 5270

  18:15 - 20:00 "Contraction and Convergence"

Global Commons Institute (GCI)

Mr. Aubrey Meyer

Tel. (44-181) 451-0778

Fax. (44-181) 830-2366

  18:30 - 20:00 "Explanation of Japanese Proposal"

The Japanese Delegation

Mr. Kamiyama

Tel. 0172-2159 449

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
FRIDAY

24 Oct 97

13:15 - 15:00 "Workshop on emissions trading"

Richad Sandor
Centre Financial Products

Fank Joshua
UNCTAD

Doug Russell
Earth Council

Mr David Doniger
USEPA/DOE

Mr. Frank Joshua

Tel. (41-22) 917-5834

Fax. (41-22) 907-0274

  13:15 - 15:00 "HFCs-unnecessary global warming"

e5/Greenpeace/Calor Gas

Mr. Paul Blacklock

Tel. (44-1926) 318-891

Fax. (44-1926) 318-706

  18:00 - 20:00 "QELROs with specific time-frames and max CO2 concentration levels suggested by the analysis of atmospheric data and the thermodynamics of efficiency gains"

Global Dynamics Institute

Mr. Alberto Di Fazio

Tel. (39-6) 494-0758

Fax. (39-6) 494-0758

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
MONDAY

27 Oct 97

13:15 - 15:00 "The Transport sector - a Stumbling Block to Meeting Targets"

European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT)

Mr. Jack Short/

Ms. Mary Crass

Tel. (33-1) 4524-9718

Fax. (33-1) 4524-9742

  13:15 - 15:00 "Understanding Concerns about Activities Implemented Jointly/Joint Implementation"

Joint Institute for Energy and Environment

Dr. Russell Lee

e-mail: sdb@ornl.gov

  13.30 - 15.00 "Growth Baselines in reducing emissions and increasing investments in developing countries"

Centre for Clean Air Policy

Mr Edward Helme/ Ms Christine Denuel

E-mail:Christine. Denuel@ccap.org

  14:00 -15:00 "A Pragmatic response to climate change"

Mr Bob Reinstein, Canadian Electricity Association

Mr Bob Reinstein

Tel.(35-89) 698 5420

Fax.(35-89) 621 1436

  18:00 - 20:00 "Brief update on AIJ projects"

World Bank

Ms. Kerri Poore

Tel. (1-202) 473-2896

Fax. (1-202) 522-3256

  18.15 - 20.00 "Policies and measures to reduce CO2 emissions by 2005 at 1990 levels in USA and Japan- Introduction of two new WWF studies".

World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)

Mr Stephan Singer

Tel. (49-69) 60 50 0377

Fax. (49-69) 61 7221

  18:15 - 19:15 "Aviation and the Global Climate"

Air Transport Association of America/Global Climate Coalition

Mr. Michael Wascom

Tel. (1-202) 626-4033

Fax. (1-202) 626-4208

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
TUESDAY

28 Oct 97

13:15 - 15:00 "Independent evaluation of OECD national communications"

Climate Action Network Europe

Ms. Delia Villagrasa

Tel. (32-2) 231-0180

Fax. (32-2) 230-5713

  13:15 - 15:00 "Clearing the air: nuclear power and climate change"

The Uranium Institute - The International Association for Nuclear Energy

Mr. Martin Taylor

Tel. (44-171) 225-0303

Fax. (44-171) 225-0308

  18:00 - 19:00 "Workshop on CO2 Reduction Potential in Japan"

(CASA)

(CASA)
  18:00 - 19:00 "Climate change from an insurance industry perspective"

Insurance Industry Initiative for the Environment, UNEP

Mr. Schanzenbächer

Tel. (41-22) 979-9178

Fax. (41-22) 796-9240

  19:00 - 20:00 "Yes to Kyoto"

e5/European Business Council for a Sustainable Energy Future

Mr. Christoph Bals

Tel. (49-228) 60-4920

Fax. (49-228)267-9819

  18:00- 20:00 "Business and Climate Change - Case
studies in Greenhouse Gas Reduction"

International Chamber of Commerce and World Business Council on Sustainable Development including a short presentation by IEA on a new publication:

"CO2 Emissions from Fuel Combustion: A New Basis for Comparing Emissions of a Major Greenhouse Gas."

Ms. Denise O'Brien

Tel. (33-1) 4953-2828

Fax. (33-1) 4953-2859

Ms. Julia Curtis

Tel. (33-1) 4057 6722

FAX. (33-1) 4057 6509

julia.curtis@iea.org

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
WEDNESDAY

29 Oct 97

13:15 - 13:45 " Australia's Greenhouse Challenge Programme"

Presenation by the Australian Delegation

Mr. Lachlan Strachan

Tel (49-228) 810 3149

Fax. (49-228) 376 268

  13:15 - 15:00 "Highlights and outcomes of Workshop on "Mutually Beneficial Incentives" to promote AIJ."

UNEP/IEA

Ms. Julia Curtis

Tel. (33-1) 4057 6722

FAX. (33-1) 4057 6509

julia.curtis@iea.org

  13:15 - 15:00 "Methodological issues on sinks"

Delegation of Netherlands

Mr. Hans Nieuwenhuis

Tel. (31-70) 339- 2386

Fax.(31-70)339-1310/1312

  18:00 - 19:00 "Impacts of Sea Level Rise"

AOSIS

AOSIS
  18:00 - 20:00 "Climate Change Mitigation Through Forestry: Report of an Experts' Workshop"

Solar Electric Light Fund

Mr. Mark Trexler

Tel. (1-503) 786 0559

Fax: (1-503) 786 9859

  18:15 - 20:00 Cost-Effective Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction:
Case Studies from the Developing & Transitioning World

International Institute for Energy Conservation (IIEC)

Mr. Patrick Keegan

Tel. (1-202) 842-3388 Fax. (1-202)842-1565

  18:15 - 20:00 "Issues related to competitiveness concerns"

Centre for International Environmental Law (CIEL)
(CLOSED)

Mr. Don Goldberg

Tel. (1-202) 785-8700

Fax. (1-202) 785-8701

Date Time Event Organizer Contact
THURSDAY

30 Oct 97

13:00 - 15:00 "A Case study in Emissions' Trading"

Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)

Ms. Annie Petsonk

Tel. (1-202) 387-3500

Fax. (1-202) 234-6049

  18:15 - 20:00 "A Climate Change Decision Support System for Mitigation Assessment for Hungary"

Presentation by the Hungarian delegation in collaboration with Resource Analysis

Ms. Christiane Kloeditz

Tel. (15) 219 15 16

Fax. (15) 2124 892

  18:00-20:00 "Safe Emission Corridors: Consequences of the Japanese and other Protocol proposals "

University of Kassel

Prof. J. Alcamo

Tel. (49-561) 804-3898

  18:15 - 19:15 "Public Transport: Combating climate change"

International Union of Public Transport

Mr. Andy Anderson

Tel.: (44-171) 918 4532
Fax: (44-171) 918 3395

  19:15 - 20:00 "Emissions trading and commitment levels: numerical results and implications"

(RIIA)

Mr. Michael Grubb

Tel. (44-171) 957 5711

Fax. (44-171) 957 5710