2nd Australian Emissions Reduction Summit

5-6 May 2015 Melbourne Cricket Ground

what is the summit?


CMI’s annual flagship Summit brings together national and international leaders from business, government, technology and finance for knowledge exchange and commercial interaction about how to manage the challenges of economic growth in a low carbon world.

Held in the world class conference facilities at the MCG in Melbourne, the 2nd Australian Emissions Reduction Summit is the premier climate change and business event of 2015 in Australia.

Watch the 2015 Summit Video


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2015 Keynote Speakers

Christiana Figueres

Executive Secretary

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Hon Greg Hunt

Minister for the Environment

Federal Government of Australia

Presentation

Hon Douglas Tomuriesa

Minister for Forests & Climate Change

National Parliament of Papua New Guinea

Hon Mark Butler

Shadow Minister for the Environment, Climate Change & Water

Parliament of Australia

Hon Mark Butler

Shadow Minister for the Environment, Climate Change & Water

Parliament of Australia

2015 Summit Presenters

Dr Adam Bumpus

Senior Lecturer in Environment, Innovation & Development

University of Melbourne

Alan Milne

Head of Group Fuel & Environment

Qantas

Presentation

Grant Anderson

Partner

Allens

Andrew Grant

Chairman

Carbon Market Institute

Anna Skarbek

Executive Director

ClimateWorks Australia

Presentation

Dr Matthew Bell

Oceania Managing Partner, Climate Change & Sustainability Services

Ernst & Young

Ben Rimmer

Chief Executive Officer

City of Melbourne

Brendan Pearson

Chief Executive Officer

Minerals Council of Australia

Chloe Munro

Chair

Clean Energy Regulator

H.E. Christophe Lecourtier

Ambassador of France to Australia

French Government


Clare Penrose

General Manager, Asia Pacific

Global CCS Institute

Presentation

Daniel Maddalena

General Manager

Kowanyama Aboriginal Land & Natural Resources Management Ofice

Presentation

Danny Almagor

Chief Executive Officer

Small Giants

David Shelmerdine

President

Gold Standard Foundation

Dr Stephen Kennedy

Deputy Secretary

Department of the Environment


Elisa de Wit

Partner

Norton Rose Fulbright

Emma Herd

Chief Executive Officer

Investor Group on Climate Change

Presentation

Erika Korosi

Senior Manager, Environment

BHP Billiton

Freddy Sharpe

Chief Executive Officer

Climate Friendly

Frederic Papon

Director

Ernst & Young


Gayatry Acharya

Lead Economist

The World Bank

Presentation

Graham Winkelman

Senior Manager, Environment

BHP Billiton

Greg Combet AM

Board Member

IMF Investors

Gwen Andrews

Active Private Sector Observer

Green Climate Fund

Ian Filby

Project Director

The Carbon Net Project


James Schultz

Chief Executive Officer

GreenCollar

Jemma Green

Advisor

Carbon Tracker

John O’Brien

Managing Director

Australian CleanTech

Presentation

John Romano

Executive Director

Tesltra Property

Kane Thornton

Chief Executive Officer

Clean Energy Council


Kirsty Albion

National Director

Australian Youth Climate Coalition

Kobad Bhavnagri

Head of Australia

Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Presentation

Martijn Wilder AM

Partner

Baker & McKenzie

Mary Burce Warlick

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy & Resources

United Government

Matt Dyson

General Manager

Carbon Reduction Institute

Presentation

Matthew Warnken

Managing Director

Corporate Carbon Advisory

Megan Flynn

Group Manager, Environment & Carbon Strategy

Qantas

Presentation

Nava Subramaniam

Professor of Accounting

RMIT University

Nick Xenophon

Independent Senator for South Australia

Senate of Australia

Nicolas Müller

Program Officer, Strategy Development Team

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change


Oliver Yates

Chief Executive Officer

Clean Energy Finance Corporation

Peter Hawkes

General Counsel

CTX Global

Presentation

Peter McIntyre

Managing Director

Transgrid

Presentation

Peter Mayfield

Director, Energy Flagships

CSIRO

Philip Link

Principal Consultant

NDevr Environmental

Presentation

Polly Grace

Legal Officer

Kimberley Land Council

Robin Dann

Director

Wilinggin Aboriginal Corporation

Ron Hall

Energy Solutions Manager

Climate Friendly

Professor Ross Garnaut AO

Professorial Research Fellow in Economics

University of Melbourne

Rowan Foley

General Manager

Aboriginal Carbon Fund


Roxie Houge

Energy & Environment Unit Chief

US Embassy Canberra

H.E. Sem Fabrizi

Ambassador & Head of the Australian Delegation

European Union

Tony Wood

Director

Grattan Institute