Jorge Gastelumendi Bjornar Egede-Nissen Gianni Chianetta Danielle Smith Angelique Ahlström Paul H. Stevers Daryl Wilson Dr. Andrew Smith

Segment 3: Highlighting Climate Solutions that Can Be Implemented on a Global Scale

A Session by Gianni Chianetta , Dr. Andrew Smith , Paul H. Stevers , Jorge Gastelumendi , Daryl Wilson , Angelique Ahlström , Bjornar Egede-Nissen and Danielle Smith

About this Session

This segment will be focused on technologies that can help the world rise to the challenge on climate change. In addition to giving audiences hope that it is possible to adequately mitigate climate change, it may motivate them to support bold action in order to do so. There are a wide range of solutions that mitigate or adapt to climate change (Climate Solutions) that can be implemented on a global scale. This set of presentations will only focus on Climate Solutions that mitigate climate change.

For more information, see: Climate Solutions That Can Be Implemented on a Global Scale (or ClimateSAN.org/csg).

a) Session Moderator: Paul Stevers, President and CEO, Think Renewables Group and Co-founder, ClimateSAN.

a) Scaling-up solar energy around the world by Gianni Chianetta, Chair, Global Solar Council.

b) Opportunity to rapidly expand the hydrogen economy by Daryl Wilson, Executive Director, Hydrogen Council.

c) Nature based solutions: Regenerative Agriculture and the Soil Carbon Solution by Dr. Andrew Smith, Chief Operating Officer/Chief Scientist, Rodale Institute.

d) Opportunity for mass reforestation with tree planting by drone technology by Angelique Ahlstrom, Flash Forest.

e) Opportunity for Blue Hydrogen on a global scale, Danielle Smith, President, Alberta Enterprise Group

f) A comprehensive guide to global climate solutions by Bjørnar Egede-Nissen, Co-Chair, Drawdown Toronto.

18 May 2021, 07:15 PM

07:15 PM - 08:05 PM

About The Speakers

Gianni Chianetta

Gianni Chianetta

CEO, Global Solar Council

CEO, Global Solar Council


Dr. Andrew Smith

Dr. Andrew Smith

COO/Chief Scientist, Rodale Institute


Paul H. Stevers

Paul H. Stevers

President and CEO, Think Renewables Group, Inc.

Co-founder, Climate Solutions Advancement Network (ClimateSAN).


Jorge Gastelumendi

Jorge Gastelumendi

Global Policy Director, Atlantic Council

Director, Global Policy Director at Atlantic Council Race to Resilience Co-Lead, COP26 High Level Climate Champions


Daryl Wilson

Daryl Wilson

Executive Director, Hydrogen Council


Angelique Ahlström

Angelique Ahlström

Co-founder, Flash Forest

Co-founder at Flash Forest


Bjornar Egede-Nissen

Bjornar Egede-Nissen

Co-chair, Drawdown Toronto

Co-chair of Drawdown Toronto


Danielle Smith

Danielle Smith

President, Alberta Enterprise Group

President at Alberta Enterprise Group