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Dec 1, 2023

Carbon Direct Leaders Set to Speak at COP28

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Dec 1, 2023

Carbon Direct Leaders Set to Speak at COP28

New York – December 1, 2023Carbon Direct today announced CEO Jonathan Goldberg, Vice Chairwoman Nili Gilbert, and Chief Scientist Dr. Julio Friedmann will be speaking at COP28 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on December 4-8, 2023. Across several sessions Goldberg, Gilbert, and Dr. Friedmann will discuss the need to invest in and scale natural and high-durability climate solutions; the future of sustainable aviation fuel; and strategies for accelerating the low carbon transition through policy, innovation, and investment. 


“Every year COP brings together the world’s foremost experts and leaders to develop strategies, accelerate action, and make progress on mitigation, adaptation, and climate finance,” said Goldberg. “Nili, Julio, and I look forward to sharing our perspectives, learning from other experts, and contributing to the important discussions that will take place in the coming weeks.” 

Some of the events at which Goldberg, Gilbert, and Dr. Friedmann will be speaking include:

December 4, 2023

Event: Big Funds, Big Tech and the Carbon Management Revolution

Speaker: Dr. Julio Friedmann, Ph.D

Location: IETA Pavillion, Blue Zone

Host: International CSS Knowledge Centre

Time: 11:00 GST

Livestream link


Event: Fostering Trust and Investment in Natural Climate Solutions

Speaker: Jonathan Goldberg

Location: UNFCCC Blue Zone

Host: World Climate Impact Hub

Time: 14:00 GST


December 6, 2023

Event: Decarbonising Aviation – Accelerating the Adoption of Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Speaker: Dr. Julio Friedmann, Ph.D

Location: Singapore Pavilion, Blue Zone

Host: GenZero

Time: 10:45 GST

Livestream link


Event: The Future of Sustainable Aviation

Speaker: Nili Gilbert

Location: Li'Brasil, Address Beach Resort

Host: Axios

Time: 18:30 GST

Link


December 7, 2023

Event: Six Years to Succeed: Advancing Policy, Innovation and Investment to Meet 2030 Targets

Speaker: Nili Gilbert 

Location: DIFC, Conrad

Host: World Climate Foundation

Time: 16:00 GST

Link


December 8, 2023

Event: Skills for the Low Carbon Transition 

Speaker: Dr. Julio Friedmann, Ph.D

Location: First Abu Dhabi Bank Pavilion, Green Zone

Host: First Abu Dhabi Bank

Time: 14:00 GST


Note: Times and locations of events are subject to change.


To learn more about Carbon Direct, visit: http://www.carbon-direct.com. For more information on COP28, visit: https://www.cop28.com/.


About Carbon Direct

Carbon Direct helps organizations go from climate goal to climate action. We combine technology with deep expertise in climate science, data, and policy to deliver carbon emission footprints, actionable reduction strategies, and high-quality carbon dioxide removal. With Carbon Direct, clients can set and equitably deliver on their climate commitments, streamline compliance, and manage risk through transparency and scientific credibility.

Our expertise is trusted by global climate leaders including Microsoft, American Express, and Alaska Airlines, as well as by the World Economic Forum, which selected Carbon Direct as an Implementation Partner for the First Movers Coalition. To learn more, visit www.carbon-direct.com