Green economy  |  Events  |  09.05.2012

Innovation for an ecological turn

In the face of the difficulties of climate change and scarce resources innovation, it is necessary to decrease the amount of green-house gases and other emissions and to adapt our production to a more environment friendly and Green economy.
This conference by the Heinrich Böll Foundation gives an overview on the status quo of innovation today. It looks into new production processes, technological and social innovations as well as research results and an outlook to the potential and possibilities of the future. 

Date: 9th May – 10th May 2012
Venue: Heinrich Böll Stiftung Berlin, Schumannstr. 8, 10117 Berlin (Germany)
Language: German 

Speakers will include: 

Marcello Palazzi, co-founder and member of the Advisory Board, ProgressioFoundation; 
Heino von Meyer, Director, Centre Berlin Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development; Norbert Quinkert, Chairman of the Board, TSB Technology Foundation;
Krista Sager, a spokeswoman for Science and Research, Member of the Bundestag, Bündnis 90/Die Grünen;
Christian Berg, Global Head of Sustainability for Business Consulting and SAPGermany;
Detlef Zuehlke, Director, Center for Human-Machine Interaction, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI).

You can find more information and the complete program for the event here.

Registration to this event via an online form is necessary. You can find the form here.

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