Will you be part of Australia's leading local government climate summit?
You're invited to the Cities Power Partnership's National Summit, Transforming Australia 2020 - a summit for local government, industry and community leaders
transforming Australia’s energy landscape.
Taking place on 28-30 October 2020 in beautiful Noosa, Queensland, run by the Cities Power Partnership and hosted by Noosa Shire Council, Transforming
Australia 2020 will draw together the best minds working on climate and energy solutions to inspire and accelerate your emissions reduction work.
Speakers so far..
Tim Flannery Climate Councillor, The Climate Council
Professor Tim Flannery is one of Australia’s leading writers on climate change. An internationally acclaimed scientist, explorer and conservationist, Professor
Flannery was named Australian of the Year in 2007.
Lesley Hughes Climate Councillor, The Climate Council
Professor Lesley Hughes is a Distinguished Professor of Biology and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Integrity & Development) at Macquarie University.
Her research has mainly focused on the impacts of climate change on species and ecosystems.
Martjin Wilder Founding Partner, Pollination
Martijn is a world leader in climate law and sustainable investing. With a background in economics and law, Martijn is focused on developing innovative
polices, ideas and investments that will enable our economies to rapidly transition to net zero, while at the same time preserving our natural ecosystems.
Transforming Australia 2020 will cover topics such as:
Building bushfire resilient communities
Taking your community to net-zero emissions
Investing in large-scale renewable solutions
Revolutionising local transport networks
Working together to develop strong regional climate solutions
Who is the summit for?
Mayors and Councillors
Environment and sustainability teams
Energy and carbon managers
Business and community engagement teams
Community energy groups
Cities Power Partnership members and prospective councils looking to join
Policy and program practitioners in state and federal government
Low carbon solutions industry representatives
We are excited to offer you a special opportunity to tour some of the Sunshine Coast's groundbreaking sustainability and energy projects. Hosted by Summit
Partner, Sunshine Coast Council, on October 28, summit delegates will have the chance to see first-hand how the region is working to become one of
Australia’s most sustainable regions.