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25/09 | Financing the green transition in times of economic recovery
Start date / end date:25/09/2020 - 09:30 to 12:30
How to address the green transition financial challenges and opportunities in Belgium in times of economic recovery?
The seminar will be chaired by Brent Bleys (UGent)
09:30 – 09:40 am | Introduction
- Pierre-Emmanuel Noel (EIB Representative for Operations in Belgium)
09:40 – 10:10 am | Part I – The green transition in Belgium in times of economic recovery: what challenges and opportunities for Belgium and what support from Europe (EU Recovery Plan)?
- Veerle Nuyts and Xavier Vanden Bosch (European Commission, European Semester Officers for Belgium)
10:10 – 10:42 am | Part II - Financing the green transition in Belgium in the context of the economic recovery: zoom on support from the European Investment Bank
- Pierre-Emmanuel Noël (EIB Representative for Operations in Belgium); Yelter Bollen (Arbeid & Milieu and Fairfin)
10:42 am – 11:30 pm | Discussion
- Martin de Brabant (SFPI-FPIM), Pierre Hermant (Finance & Invest Brussels); Véronique Léonard (Sowalfin); Johan Reynaert (PMV); Camille Callens (BECI); Jan Verheeke (Minaraad), Yelter Bollen (Arbeid en Milieu, Fairfin)
11:30 am - 11:50 am | Part III - Putting investments on the way towards the SGDs in Belgium
- Marek Hudon (ULB)
11:50 am | Conclusions
This seminar will be held in Dutch and in French.
Joint initiative of the Belgian Federal Council for Sustainable Development (FRDO-CFDD) and the European Commission in collaboration with the European Environment and Sustainable Development Advisory Councils Network (EEAC Network) and the European Investment Bank