During the 7th meeting of the Technology Executive Committee (TEC), an in-session workshop on technology needs assessments (TNAs) will be held on 6 September 2013 (14.00-19.00 local Bonn time) at the Hilton Hotel, Bonn, Germany. Observers not physically present in the room are invited to participate virtually with the help of the live webcast and Twitter.
The overall objective of the workshop is to share experiences and lessons learned from the TNA process between various stakeholders with a view to supporting action on mitigation and adaptation. In particular, the in-session workshop aims to address the following questions:
Viewers can participate via Twitter by using the hashtag #climatetech to keep track of discussion. To ask the panel of experts a question or leave a comment, viewers may use the same hashtag in their Twitter posts and can also send their questions or comments to @UN_climatetalks. The entire event will be available on webcast.
Specifically the panel of experts will respond to questions and comments at:
Mr. Jonathan Duwyn, Programme Officer, UNEP
Mr. Vladimir Hecl, Programme Officer, UNFCCC
Mr. Tim Sill, member of the Technology Executive Committee
Mr. Gabriel Blanco, Vice-Chair of the Technology Executive Committee
Mr. Sudhir Sharma, Senior Adviser, UNEP Risoe Centre