Climate Cool: Designing and Financing Innovative Eco-Resilient Infrastructure for Cities & Coasts
Date: Wednesday, March 2
Time: 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Format: Panel Discussion
More than half of the world's population now lives in cities. It is estimated that 90 trillion of investment dollars is required in climate-smart infrastructure over the next several decades, which creates tremendous opportunities for business and government to collectively solve infrastructure related challenges. What innovative financing models and mechanisms are enabling this investment around the world? What is the role of innovation in design, engineering, technology, and community engagement as we prepare for extreme weather events? Hear from key players on the role of investment and green infrastructure in catalyzing resiliency to meet the climate adaptation challenge.