The Smart Cities Forum

The Smart Cities Forum Aims to move the largest global corporate greenhouse gas emitters to reduce emissions along value chains, improve corporate governance frameworks to articulate executive decisions.

 The forum will address strategies to understand how firms can be assessed along their sector based decarbonization pathways toward a future transportation to connect communities. The Smart Cities Expo & Forum forges new relationships between buyers and suppliers with current and potential investments in green economy space.

2020 Smart Cities Forum Agenda

October 28, 2020

A Green Economy for All


Kofi Adu Domfeh, Journalist and Climate Reality Leader,Ghana


Dr. Mohamed Gamal Kafafy, Head of Intergovernmental Committee of WGGS & President of World Green Economy Council (WGECO)

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm pm (EDT NY)


12:45 pm - 1:00 pm (EDT NY)

The Role of the Real State Industry in the Green Economy

Bekhruz Nurnazarov, Real Estate Expert, EMAAR

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm (EDT NY)

Networking Session

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm (EDT NY)

Lunch Break

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm (EDT NY)

Green Economy and Entrepreneurship

Mr. Roberto C. Arnold, Founder, Alpha Prime Consulting


- Mr. Ramiro Cavazos, President & CEO, USHCC

-Krystal Swinton,
Senior Manager, Small Business Engagement for Southern California Edison.

- Mr. Tayde Aburto, President and CEO, US Business Association
E- commerce


3:45 pm - 4:20 pm (EDT NY)


4:20 pm - 4:30 pm (EDT NY)

Access to Climate Finance

 Mrs. Andrea Rodriguez. Climate Finance Expert. AVINA.

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm (EDT)

October 29, 2020

Advancing Sustainable Cities: Renewables as the Key to the Climate, Energy, and Mobility Transition

Mrs. Lea Ranalder, Project Manager and Analyst, REN21

9:15 am - 9:45 am (EDT NY)


9:45 am - 10:00 am (EDT NY)

Redesign the Economic System to Deliver Well- Being for People and Planet

Dr. Yannick Beaudoin, Director- General, Ontario and Northern Canada with the David Suzuki Foundation

10:00 am - 10:30 am (EDT NY)


10:30 am - 10:45 am (EDT NY)

Challenges and Barriers for Fast Decarbonisation of the Energy Sector in Central Europe

Mr. Petr Hlobil, Director, CEE Bankwatch Network

10:45 am - 11:15 am (EDT NY)

Networking Session

11:15 pm - 12:00 pm (EDT NY)

Lunch Break

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm (EDT)

Information & Development of Smart Cities

Haider Herez Yousif, Director of Quality Information and Development, Ministry of Electricity, Iraq

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm (EDT NY)


1:00 pm - 1:15 pm (EDT NY)

Advancing the Development of Smart Cities


Manuel A. Rosales, Senior Consultant, United States Department of Energy.


Jose Perez, President, Hispanics in Energy

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm (EDT NY)


1:45 pm - 2:45 pm (EDT NY)

Chambers of Commerce as Key Partners for Renewable Energy

Deyanira Martinez, DeyaMedia Corp

Oscar Alexis Mejias, President, Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm (EDT NY)

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