Rio +20

ICLEI Rio +20

Distinguished Speakers

The Rio+20 Global Town Hall was a success! Check out our list of high-level speakers of our Cities Leadership Day 21 June 2012! For a program, please click here.

Konrad Otto-Zimmermann

Secretary General, ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability 

www.iclei.org


Marcio Araujo Lacerda

Mayor of Belo Horizonte, Brazil

http://www.belohorizonte.mg.gov.br/  


Dieter Salomon

Mayor of Freiburg, Germany

http://dieter-salomon.de/


Agnes Ntlangula

Executive Mayor of Sol Plaatje, South Africa

http://www.solplaatje.org.za/


Pegeen Hanrahan

Former Mayor of Gainesville, Florida, USA

http://www.cityofgainesville.org/


David Cadman

President, ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability

www.iclei.org


Martin Lees

Former Secretary General, Club of Rome

http://www.clubofrome.org/


Jeb Brugmann

Urban Strategy Advisor(Founder of ICLEI, Managing Partner of The Next Practice, Senior Advisor tothe ICLEI Secretary General)

http://jebbrugmann.com/


Ideli Salvatti

Minister of Institutional Relations, Brazil

www.brasil.gov.br


Stian Berger Røsland

Governing Mayor of Oslo, Norway

http://www.byradet.oslo.kommune.no/


Brittany Trilford

Date With History contest winner and Rio+20 youth speaker

http://datewithhistory.com/

 


Christiana Figueres

Executive Secretary, United Nations Climate Change Secretariat

http://figueresonline.com/


Soogil Young

Chairman, Presidential Committee on Green Growth, Republic of South Korea

greengrowthleaders.org


Ilmar Reepalu

Mayor of Malmö, Sweden, Chair of the ENVE Commission of the EUCommittee of the Regions

http://www.malmo.se/


Asim Güzelbey

Mayor of Gaziantep,Turkey

http://www.asimguzelbey.com.tr/


Harry Hendriks

Senior Vice President and Global Head of Public & Government Affairs,Royal Philips Electronics

http://www.philips.com/?locale_org=global


Lasse Gustavsson

Executive Director, Conservation, WWF International

http://wwf.panda.org/


Yunus Arikan

GreenClimateCities, ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

www.iclei.org



Vivian Balakrishnan

Minister for Environment and Water Resources, Singapore

http://vivian.balakrishnan.sg/


Ida Auken

Minister for the Environment, Denmark

http://www.idaauken.dk/


Mercedes Bresso

President, EU Committee of the Regions

http://www.mercedesbresso.it/


Marcelo Ebrard

Mayor of Mexico City, Mexico

http://www.marcelo-ebrard.mx/


Ban Ki-moon

Secretary General, United Nations

http://www.un.org/sg/ 


James Nxumalo

Mayor of eThekwini Municipality (Durban), South Africa

http://www.durban.gov.za/Pages/default.aspx


Carlos Minc

Environmental Secretary, Rio State, Brazil

http://carlosminc.ning.com/


Richard Register

President, Ecocity Builders

http://www.ecocitybuilders.org/


Tong Yen Ho

Chief Executive Officer, Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city, Investment andDevelopment Co., Ltd

http://www.tianjinecocity.gov.sg/


João Coser

Mayor of Vitoria, President of the Brazilian National Front of Mayors (FNP)

www.vitoria.es.gov.br


Marianne Fay

Chief Economist for the Sustainable Development Network, World Bank

http://climatechange.worldbank.org/


Philippe Joubert

Senior Advisor, World Business Council on Sustainable Development

http://www.wbcsd.org/home.aspx


Susanne Salz

Youth speaker

www.iclei.org

Fondation Charles Léopold Mayer