North America Climate Summit (NACS 2021)

International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)

Past Event
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International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)




Climate & Environment

UNGA Guide

AGENDA DAY 1 - EDT (Attendance for all sessions is FREE of charge)


8:15am-9:30am – Opening Addresses & CEO Roundtable Plenary: What Does Climate Leadership Look Like in 2021?

9:45am-10:30am – Deep Dive: Carbon Markets Analysts Straight Talk - From Data to Understanding

10:45am-12:30pm – Armchair Interview with Mary Nichols & Stocktake Plenary: Progress on Carbon Pricing Across the Americas

12:45pm-1:45pm – Side Event hosted by Bayer: Building a Biodiversity and Community Enhancing Carbon Project for Ranchers & Corporations (Separate Registration Link)

12:45pm-1:45pm – Side Event hosted by Carbon Finance Lab: C-Capsule - Compliance Gateway for Effective Voluntary Instruments (Separate Registration Link)

2:00pm-3:30pm – Plenary hosted by USCC: Leading By Example - Business at the Forefront of Energy Innovation & Sustainability

Separate Registration Link HERE and Direct Viewing link HERE

3:45pm-5:00pm – Deep Dive: Finance and Markets for Net Zero Dialogue & Armchair Interview with Gonzalo Muñoz, High-Level Climate Change Champion - Chile

5:15pm-6:30pm – Side Event hosted by Verra: Voluntary Carbon Market Global Dialogue - Supply-Side Perspective (Separate Registration Link)



AGENDA DAY 2 - EDT (Attendance for all sessions is FREE of charge)

8:00am-9:00am – Side Event hosted by Carbon Finance Lab: Carbon Reporting Markup Language for Compliance and Voluntary Markets (Separate Registration link)

8:00am-9:00am – Side Event hosted by CCS+ Initiative: Unlocking Carbon Credit Potential for Emission Reductions and Removals 

Dial-in information available HERE / Direct Viewing link HERE

9:00am-10:15am – Armchair Interview with Congressman Scott Peters & Deep Dive: Carbon and Competitiveness - Border Carbon Adjustments

10:30am-12:00pm – Plenary: Voluntary Market and Net Zero Pathways

12:15pm-1:45pm – Plenary: COP26 Outlook and Article 6 Roundtable & Armchair Interview with Elliot Diringer, US State Department

2:00pm-3:15pm – Deep Dive: Markets & CCUS/DAC & Armchair Interview with Vicki Hollub, President and CEO, Occidental Petroleum

3:30pm-4:30pm – Deep Dive: Markets for Smart Agriculture

4:45pm-6:30pm – The Future – Where are Markets & Tech Innovations Leading Us? & Closing Addresses 


For more information on speaking, hosting your own event, and partnerships, please contact Lisa Spafford, [email protected]


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