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Clean Energy Ministerial 8 (CEM8) 

6–8 June 2017, Beijing, China


Draft Agenda

CEM8 is by invitation only

Day One – Tuesday, 6 June 2016

 

ACTIVITIES OPEN TO ALL CEM AND MI REGISTRANTS

Various times throughout the day

 

 

Side Events

  • A number of side events organized by CEM and MI initiatives and other partner organizations will take place throughout the day in the CNCC and in surrounding venues. CEM and MI delegates are encouraged to attend. Please see the side event schedule in the Annex.

Day Two – Wednesday, 7 June 2016 

 

ACTIVITIES OPEN TO ALL REGISTRANTS

09:00 – 18:00




Innovation Theater

  • Innovation Theater is a “TED Talks” style event that will showcase new and potentially game-changing clean energy innovations and inspirations from China and around the world. The event will take place on a stage in a stadium theater setting and feature innovators, scientists, R&D leaders, and entrepreneurs from leading companies, research laboratories, and other organizations presenting on emerging clean energy topics.

09:00 – 18:00




Technology Exhibition

  • The Technology Exhibition will feature companies from around the world demonstrating breakthrough clean energy technologies, products, and business models and startups working to drive change in the clean energy sector and the worldwide economy in the years and decades to come.

09:00 – 18:00



Side Events

  • A number of side events organized by CEM and MI initiatives and other partner organizations will take place through the day in the CNCC and in surrounding venues. Please see the side event schedule in the Annex.
08:30 – 16:45 MI and CEM Closed-Door Business Sessions

16:45 – 18:30

Five Public–Private Roundtables to be held in parallel (CEM and MI Ministers and Invited Roundtable Participants Only):

  • Energy Savings Through Increased Connectivity – the Potential and Pitfalls of Networked Devices
  • How Policies for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Can be Optimized
  • EV Deployment Policies for the Next Decade: From the First Million to Mass Market Adoption
  • Leveraging City-Scale Building Efficiency
  • Getting to the Future Faster: Accelerating Innovation in Clean Energy Technology through Public and Private Collaboration
18:30 – 19:30
Reception (CEM and MI Ministers, Roundtable Participants, and Other Invited Guests)

Day Three – Thursday, 8 June 2016

 

CEM & MI PUBLIC–PRIVATE ACTION SUMMIT – OPEN TO ALL REGISTRANTS

07:30 – 09:00 Credentialing and Coffee

09:00 – 09:15

Welcoming Remarks

  • MOST Minister Wan Gang and NEA Administrator Nur Bekri

09:15 – 09:30

Keynote Address

  • Speaker to be announced

09:30 – 10:00

Session 1: Revolution Now and Innovation for the Future

  • Panel discussion to set the MI and CEM narrative, the R&D and deployment continuum

10:00 – 10:15

Scene Setter Presentation

  • Presenter to be announced

10:15 – 11:00

Session 2: The Transformation of Power Systems

  • Announcements to include:
    • MI Challenge: Smart Grids
    • CEM Campaign Launch: Advanced Power Plant Flexibility
    • CEM Campaign Update: Corporate Sourcing of Renewables Campaign
  • High-level panel discussion on the increasing shares of renewable energy, the challenges and opportunities for integration, and new thinking on existing power plant flexibility and digitalization.

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee / Networking Break

11:30 – 12:15

Session 3: Accelerating the Pace of Innovation

  • Update on overall progress from Mission Innovation
  • Other updates and announcements:
    • MI Challenges: Carbon Capture, Energy Materials, and Off Grid Access

12:15 – 12:30

Keynote Address

  • Speaker to be announced

12:30 – 13:45

Lunch (w/ MI Champions and CEM Award Announcements)

  • CEM Awards 
    • Global LEAP Awards
    • Energy Management Leadership Awards
    • SEAD Awards
    • ISGAN Smart Grid Award Announcement
  • MI Champions Announcement

13:45 – 14:30

Session 4: Electric Mobility and Transformation of Transport

  • Announcements to include:
    • CEM Campaign Launch: EV 30@30
  • High-level panel discussion on the future of transport, including electrification, integrated systems, etc.

14:30 – 15:00

Session 5: Updates and Announcements on Mission Innovation Challenges

  • Updates and announcements:
    • MI Challenges: Sustainable Biofuels Challenge and the Converting Sunlight Challenge

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee / Networking Break

15:30 – 16:15

Session 6: Transformation via Efficiency & Productivity

  • Announcements to include:
    • CEM Campaign Update: Advanced Cooling Challenge
    • MI Challenge Update: Affordable Heating & Cooling
    • CEM Campaign Update: Energy Management: A Drive to 50,001 Energy-Saving Partners
  • High-level panel discussion on the role of building efficiency and efficient cities for balancing increasing energy demand and rising aspirations.

16:15 – 16:30

Keynote Address

  • Speaker to be announced

16:30 – 16:40

Closing Remarks

  • China: CEM8 & MI-2 Summaries
  • European Commission: Looking Ahead to CEM9 & MI-3

16:45 – 17:15

CEM and MI Press Conferences

OPEN ACTIVITIES

09:00 – 18:00

Technology Exhibition

  • The Technology Exhibition will feature companies from around the world demonstrating breakthrough clean energy technologies, products, and business models and startups working to drive change in the clean energy sector and the worldwide economy in the years and decades to come.