On June 15, 2023, EPN CONSULTING hosted the international conference “FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE – Racing to Net Zero” at the London School of Economics. This highly anticipated event brought together diverse participants from the sustainability ecosystem, all united in their commitment to combating climate change. Entrepreneurs, start-ups, accelerators, policymakers, consultants, and many others gathered to share their experiences, showcase innovative solutions, and collectively accelerate progress towards a more sustainable future.
The conference emphasised the power of collective innovation in the fight against climate change. It recognised that everyone, whether directly or indirectly, has a role to play in positively impacting the environment. By fostering an environment of collaboration, the event aimed to encourage like-minded individuals to come together, exchange ideas, and collaborate on initiatives that can make a real difference.
One of the key highlights of the conference was the opportunity to hear from entrepreneurs and startups who are actively creating positive impacts on the environment and society. Their sustainable solutions were showcased as inspiring examples of how innovation and entrepreneurship can contribute to the fight against climate change. From nature-based solutions to sustainable transportation and renewable energy, the range of solutions presented at the conference demonstrated the breadth of possibilities for achieving a sustainable future.
The conference also provided a platform to showcase the achievements of the “Collective Innovation to Fight Climate Change” project. This initiative has brought together various partners, including Creative District, the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation, the Worldview Impact Foundation, and EPN Consulting, to foster collaboration and dialogue on climate change and sustainability. The project’s impact and progress were shared with attendees, inspiring further action and collaboration.
Throughout the day, attendees gained valuable insights from industry experts and thought leaders. Keynote speeches, panel discussions, and presentations covered a wide range of topics, including the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals, funding opportunities for climate change projects, impact investing, and the role of technology in promoting sustainability. Participants left the conference equipped with new knowledge, ideas, and connections to drive positive change in their respective fields.
Networking played a crucial role in the conference, enabling participants to connect with like-minded individuals and organisations. By fostering collaboration and encouraging the exchange of ideas, attendees had the opportunity to form partnerships, share experiences, and explore potential synergies. This aspect of the event was instrumental in creating a vibrant ecosystem of change-makers committed to fighting climate change collectively.
The “FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE – Racing to Net Zero” conference was a powerful platform for accelerating collective innovation in sustainability. By bringing together diverse stakeholders, the event emphasised the importance of collaboration, knowledge sharing, and action in combating climate change. With inspiring speakers, impactful discussions, and a focus on showcasing sustainable solutions, attendees left the conference energised and motivated to make a difference. As we continue our journey towards a net-zero future, events like these provide invaluable opportunities to drive meaningful change and create a more sustainable world for future generations.