By invitation
  • Henri Waisman Henri Waisman est chercheur au sein du programme Climat, en charge des activités de recherche sur les trajectoires de  …

Strengthening, monitoring and recognizing companies' climate commitments on the pathway to low carbon economy with existing and upcoming initiatives - COP23

14th of November 2017, Bonn

3 pm - 4:30 pm, French Pavilion (Bonn zone)

Organisation: CDP, ADEME, French Ministry for the Ecological and Solidary Transition

Presentation: This event will present various international initiatives to open the discussion on ways to monitor and recognize companies' climate commitments and their alignment with decarbonization pathways. It will also present the ACT initiative (Assessing Low Carbon Transition), which pilot phase was largely supported by France under the GCAA and which has demonstrated its feasibility and benefits for companies, financial spheres and policy makers.


  • Opening : Brune Poirson, State Secretary attached to the Ministry for the Ecological and Solidary Transition (tbc)
  • Ophelie Risler, Head of Green House Mitigation Department, MTES
  • Marie-Christine Prémartin, Executive Director of Programs, ADEME
  • Tom Baumann, Co-founder, GHG Management Institute (tbc)
  • Pedro Faria, Technical Director, CDP
  • Paddy Arber, Senior Analyst, Aviva, World Benchmarck Alliance (tbc)
  • Henri Waisman, Coordinator Deep Decarbonisation Pathways Project, IDDRI
  • Representative from UNFCCC (tbc)
  • Representative from We Mean Business (tbc)
  • Representative European Climate Foundation (tbc)
  • Moderation: Romain POIVET, Senior Climate Officer, ADEME