Event type Online event

Forest protection, biodiversity and artificial intelligence: what challenges ahead? (June 24)

 We are most pleased to invite you to participate in an evening of discussion on the challenges ahead regarding EU and global forest protection and the use of artificial intelligence to counter biodiversity loss and improve environmental sustainability with our distinguished speakers Mr Joachim D’Eugenio, Senior Expert, DG ENVI, European Commission, Mr Thierry Lucas, Senior Programme Officer, United Nations Environment Programme – UNEP, Mr Topher White, Founder & CEO, Rainforest Connection, Mr Luis Neves, CEO, Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and Mr Piotr Borkowski, Executive Director, Eustafor.

Ms Angeliki Dedopoulou, Senior Manager, EU Public Affairs, Huawei will hold a keynote speech and participate in the panel discussion.

The debate will be moderated by Dave Keating, Journalist and Brussels Correspondent for France 24.

Given the current developments regarding the Covid-19 outbreak, this event will be held in streaming

The Live Streaming access page is available here

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The event will commence at 6.00 PM and it will be held in streaming. After the panel debate there will be an opportunity for questions and discussions.


The audience will be able to ask questions during both the discussion and the Q&A session through sli.do #Tech4Forests

Please specify, whenever possible, to which speaker you wish to address the question. Questions without this specification will be intended as to be addressed to the panel as a whole

We look forward to hosting you at 6.00 PM on the 24th of June 2020

 

 

SPEAKERS

Joachim D’Eugenio, Senior Expert, DG ENVI, European Commission

Thierry Lucas, Senior Programme Officer, United Nations Environment Programme – UNEP,

Topher White, Founder & CEO, Rainforest Connection

Mr Luis Neves, CEO, Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI)

iotr Borkowski, Executive Director, Eustafor

Angeliki Dedopoulou, Senior Manager, EU Public Affairs, Huawei