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  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 Days
    November 30

    2023 UN Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC COP 28)

    The 2023 UN Climate Change Conference will convene from 30 November to 12 December 2023 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). It will comprise:

    • the 28th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 28);
    • the fifth meeting of the COP serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Paris Agreement (CMA 5);
    • the 18th meeting of the COP serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 18);
    • the 59th meeting of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI 59); and
    • the 59th meeting of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA 59).

    In a letter dated 13 January 2023, the UNFCCC Secretariat announced that Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology and UAE Special Envoy for Climate Change, has been appointed to serve as COP 28 President-Designate.

    The COP 27 Egyptian Presidency and the Incoming COP 28 Presidency are convening informal consultations to engage governments at the ministerial, Head-of-Delegation, and technical levels to lay the groundwork “to deliver a successful COP 28 that drives global transformation towards a low-emission and climate-resilient world, fosters ambitious climate action and facilitates implementation, including the related support”.

    The first Global Stocktake of the implementation of the Paris Agreement will conclude at COP 28. Each stocktake is a two-year process that happens every five years, with the aim of assessing the world’s collective progress towards achieving its climate goals. The first Global Stocktake takes place at the mid-point in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its SDGs, including Goal 13 (climate action).

  • Grand Hyatt Hong Kong - 2 Days
    February 27

    Technology for Change Asia

    In 2024, Technology for Change Asia returns, revamped and relocated to Hong Kong—a global financial and economic hub, and prime technology destination uniquely placed as a connector between China and the rest of the world.

    Across 1.5 days this February, Hong Kong will host 300 solutions-oriented leaders from around the globe at this exclusive knowledge-sharing forum and networking event.  Take your seat and explore how pioneers at the cusp of the technology curve are addressing digital and financial inequality, access to food and education, and mitigating climate change.

    Through an exciting mix of keynote addresses, panel discussions, debates and networking, join us at #EconTechforChange to understand the solutions available to your business, explore the hottest topic of them all—artificial intelligence, and learn how you can drive positive social change.

  • Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa - 3 Days
    March 5

    Solutions for Africa Energy Conference and Exhibition


    The Africa Energy Indaba 2024 will be a physical in-person event, with all conference sessions, side events and the exhibition taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa.

    Africa Energy Indaba is a fully physical and in-person event, no content will be streamed online.

  • Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park, Bangkok - 2 Days
    March 12

    3rd Annual Sustainability Week Asia

    In 2023, 700 global leaders, policymakers and business executives joined 90 high-level speakers in Singapore for Economist Impact’s 2nd annual Sustainability Week Asia, focused on helping businesses become sustainable faster.

    In 2024, Bangkok will play host to businesses from across Asia, alongside voices from government, civil society, youth groups and investors to help you achieve your sustainability goals. Join 800 attendees in-person for actionable insights from 150+ expert speakers, and 30+ informative case studies. Register your interest today.

    Conference, Speaker
  • 268 Bryanston Drive, Bryanston, Johannesburg, South Africa - 3 Days
    May 5

    Infrastructure Africa

    Welcome to the summit where infrastructure connects people, places and opportunities

    The 2024 edition of Infrastructure Africa will be hosted to keep sharing information relating to the business opportunity around infrastructure development in Africa. The Event will be hosted on 5 – 7 March 2024. Infrastructure Africa will connect industry stakeholders, foster dialogue, provide leading-edge information, promote investment and expansion, as well as facilitate business development around Africa’s growth and infrastructure needs.

    Connect with infrastructure professionals at Infrastructure Africa, gain access to leading-edge innovation and knowledge, access infrastructure project opportunities and grow your business. Join the infrastructure industry meeting, from the comfort of your office or home.

    Conference, Speaker
  • Singapore - 2 Days
    September 4

    Sustainable Foods Summit

    The 4th Asia-Pacific edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit is returning to Singapore.  The summit will showcase sustainability innovations & developments in the Asia-Pacific region. Contact us to get the detailed summit agenda.

    Tentative topics include food security & inflation, cellular agriculture, plant-based foods, blockchain technology, vertical farming, sustainability schemes, regenerative agriculture, green packaging, digital marketing, consumer behaviour, food ingredients, and marketing developments.

    Since 2009, the Sustainable Foods Summit has been covering major developments in sustainability and eco-labels in the food industry. Organised by Ecovia Intelligence, the executive summit is now hosted in the major regions of the world. More details

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