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What does the 1.5 °C report from IPCC mean for business and finance. Find out more at our breakfast seminar 14 november. photo By Nattu on Foter.

What does the 1.5 °C report from IPCC mean for business and finance. Find out more at our breakfast seminar 14 november. photo By Nattu on Foter.

Breakfast seminar: Opportunities and threats for Norwegian business and financial sector in a 1.5 °C world

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Published 07.11.2018

The recent IPCC report shows that unprecedented action is needed to avoid devastating impacts of climate change. Reducing carbon emissions in line with the 1.5 °C target requires societal transformation in areas such as energy production, transport, infrastructure and industry. But what does the report mean for Norwegian business and financial sector?

Did you miss the event? Or want a reminder about how the global CO2 emissions look like in a 1.5°C world or the increase in heatrelated mortality in a 2°C vs a 1.5°C world?

Here are the presentations from the speakers (who had slides):

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About the event

WHEN: 14 November 2018, 08:00-09:30

WHERE: Nordengen, Høyres hus, Stortingsgaten 20

CICEP and CICERO Climate Finance invite you to this breakfast seminar where we will shed light on what the report means for you and your customers. The event will be held in English.

A light breakfast will be served from 07:45

08:00 Welcome by CICERO Director Kristin Halvorsen

08:05 What you need to know - the UN climate panel’s report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5 °C by Asbjørn Torvanger, Senior Researcher, CICERO

08:15-08:45 What does the 1.5 °C report mean for business and finance?

  • Glen Peters, Research Director, CICERO 
  • Jana Sillmann, Research Director, CICERO
  • Hilde Røed, Vice President Sustainability, Equinor
  • Henrik Wold Nilsen, Senior Portfolio Manager, Storebrand
  • Sverre Alvik, Programme Director, Energy Transition, DNV GL

08:45-09.30 Panel discussion with questions from the audience