ICC Commission on Environment and Energy Meeting

Paris, France, • English

The Secretariat of the Commission on Environment and Energy is pleased to invite ICC members to its spring Commission meeting to take place on 12-13 April 2018 at the Economic, Social and Environmental Council in Paris.


The meeting will bring together global business leaders as well as climate and sustainability experts from around the world to discuss and debate key climate, environment and sustainability policy issues of importance to business and to develop policy recommendations and tools to promote sustainable, inclusive economic growth and responsible business engagement in line with the UN climate and sustainability goals. This is also an opportunity to network with peers, enhance skills; share best practices; and gain insights into climate, environment and sustainability policy developments affecting all sectors.


DAY 1: 12 April 2018
10:00 – 10:30Welcome remarks and opening of the meeting
10:30– 11:30Presentation of ICC policy strategy and Commission on Environment and Energy strategy
***Coffee break 11:30 – 11:45***
11:45– 12:45 ICC engagement at COP24
***Lunch 12:45 – 14:15***
14:15 – 14:45Arbitration of climate disputes
14:45 – 15:15 Vision 2020 – Net GHG Neutrality
15:15 – 15:45Just transition and response measures
***Coffee break 15:45 – 16:00***
16:00 – 16:30Science based targets
16:30 – 17:00The role of innovation in supporting climate action
17:00 – 17:30Climate justice
DAY 2: 13 April 2018
10:10 – 11:15 Sustainable Finance
***Coffee break 11:15 – 11:30***
11:30 – 12:00G20/B20
12:00 – 12:45ICC engagement on environment – UN Environment
***Lunch 12:45 – 14:15***
14:15 – 14:45ICC engagement on environment – Pact for the Environnement
14:45 – 16:00Sustainable Development Goals
16:00 – 16:15Any other business


Mark RadkaChief of Energy, Climate, and Technology Branch

UN Environment

Nicolas DelaunayResource Mobilisation and Partnership Manager

Global Water Partnership [TBC]

Gerry OstheimerGlobal Lead

Sustainable Energy for All

Logistical notes

The meeting will take place at The Economic, Social and Environmental Council
(ESEC) in Paris, located at 9, place d’Iena 75016 Paris, right next to ICC Headquarters


Code: EEC_Meeting2018

A lunch will be organised on 12 and 13 April in the Eiffel Restaurant in the same building as the meeting takes place. Participants are also invited to join the Secretariat for dinner on 12 April. Please consult the website for further information

For more information, please contact

  • Majda Dabaghi
  • +33 1 49 53 29 75
  • Senior Policy Executive, Environment and Energy
  • Sandra Hanni
  • +33 1 49 53 30 62
  • Assistant, Environment and Energy

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