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* This event is held under a patronage of the President of the Slovak Republic Mrs. Zuzana Caputova *

We are proud that WWF Slovakia, which represents WWF - the World Wildlife Fund, that is one of the world's largest nature conservation organizations, is also taking patronage over our conference this year 2019.



 Program of the 2nd CLIMATE CONFERENCE SLOVAKIA can be found right below.

Special Guest: Dr Katharine Hayhoe - is a professor in the department of political science at Texas Tech University and director of its Climate Science Center. She was a lead author on the Climate Science Special Report, part of the fourth US National Climate Assessment. Hayhoe is also a science advisor on the US documentary series Years of Living Dangerously and was named as one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in 2014


On the picture: from left Leonardo DiCaprio, Katharine Hayhoe in the middle and president Barack Obama

What's going on with the Planet? Should we all panic and is this really our problem? How are we all linked to what's happening to life on other continents?

P R O G R A M Bratislava, Slovakia - October 6, 2019

8.00 am Registration
9.00 am Opening with Katharine Hayhoe
9:15 am - 1.
Discussion Panel Are We Willing To Ignore Climate Crisis?

How to make the climate change a topic #1?
Who is responsible for the current situation and who is behind the disinformation?
How do the media think? Do they ignore this topic and if so how could we change that?

Panelists:
Marek Vagovič - investigative journalist from portal: Aktuality.sk
Michaela Pixová -  social geographer, activist from the Climate Alliance of the Czech Republic
Dušan Ondrušek - psychologist, coach in the field of conflict prevention and resolution, founder of PDCS
Jozef Pecho – climatologist from Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute

10:15 am - 2. Discussion Panel We Are Losing our Planet's Key Ecosystems.
What did the best foreign Great Barrier Reef rescue organizations discover in Australia?
How does the coral extinction affect us?
What exactly is happening in the seas and oceans and is global warming a global warning?
We will connect via tele-presence (tele-bridge) with Australian NGOs on the other side of the world:
Great Barrier Reef Legacy and Reef Restoration Foundation.

Panelists:
Katharine Hayhoe - professor in the department of political science at Texas Tech University, USA and director of its Climate Science Center
Alexander Áč - ecologist, Global Change Research Institute, CAS
Great Barrier Reef Legacy, Queensland, Australia
Reef Restoration Foundation, Queensland, Australia
Peter Krajčík - climate leader of The Climate Reality Project, USA as well as first Slovak volunteer saving the Great Barrier Reef in Australia

- 11:10 am - Coffee Break & Networking 30min. --

- 11:50 am - 1. Series of  Workshops 45 min--
Objects of Conflicts and Change of Thinking
Sustainable Architecture

Bird Singing and Eco Tourism
Living in The City When Climate Changes

12:45 pm - 3. Discussion Panel Casual Things in Life Are Becoming Full of Questions and Uncertainties
To have or not to have children?
What is the environmental anxiety that is particularly troubling and is affecting young people?
How can children influence the quality of life in our society in the future?

Panelists:
Zuzana Fialová
– consultant on international development, human rights, democratic transformation and conflict resolution with PDCS

Juraj Mesík – global trends analyst, worked for the World Bank in Washington
Zdenka Voštová – therapist, mediator and lecturer
Adela Vinczeová (Banášová)
moderator

-1:30 pm Vegan Lunch 45min. (on Zero Waste principles, networking) --

2:40 pm 4. Discussion Panel The Current Society Setup is No Longer Sustainable
Products, services and their consumption are part of the economy of each country.
Will we have enough resources to keep growing?
How to motivate the world economies to reform the way they function and the way they measure their success?  

Panelists:
Ladislav Miko - Head of the European Commission in Slovakia, former Minister of the Environment of the Czech Republic, ecologist and biologist
Martin Hojsík
- Member of the European Parliament, environmental activist
Norbert Kurilla
- State Secretary of Ministry of the Environment
Katharine Hayhoe - professor in the department of political science at Texas Tech University, USA and director of its Climate Science Center
James Collis - Citizens' Climate Europe,
Regional Coordinator

- 3:30 pm - 2. Series of Workshops 45 min--
World Through The Eyes of a Journalist
Permaculture in Your Garden

What is a Life With an Electric Car Like & 80 eDays Around The World For a Guinness Record
Mutual Understanding

    - 4:20 pm - 2nd Coffee Break & Networking 30min. --

    4:50 pm - 5. Discussion Panel
    We Are Facing Mass Extinction of All Species, Ecosystems and Biodiversity. We are losing strategic resources and habitats.
    What is happening to our water and forests in Slovakia?
    Who is in charge and responsible?
    How to punish injustice and environmental crimes?

    How is it linked to the climate crises?

    Panelists:
    Miroslava  Plassmann -
    Director of the Slovak branch of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) - WWF Slovakia
    Erik Baláž - ecologist, activist, director and writer, co-founder of the initiative called WE ARE FOREST (MY SME LES)
    Mario Kern
    - Director of the Department of Environmental Crime PPZ SR

    Martin Dufala - Faculty of Law, Comenius University in Bratislava, Department of Administrative and Environmental Studies
    Annemarie Velic - environmentalist, adviser on sustainable development, Founder of NGO - For Our Water (Za našu vodu

    Climate Conference Slovakia

    You will be accompanied throughout the whole conference by a TV editor, presenter and moderator,
    founder of CLIMATE COMMUNICATIONS SLOVAKIA

    DANIELA PIRŠELOVÁ

    WORKSHOPS

    1. SERIES 45min.

    2. SERIES 45min.

    ALL ABOUT WORKSHOPS HERE

    Stará Tržnica (Old Market), Bratislava - October 6, 2019
    SNP 25, 81101 Bratislava, Slovakia

    Let's Unite for a Better & Brighter Future 
    We Are Looking Forward To You


    REGISTRATION'S FINISHED

    Peter Krajcik Daniela Pirselova Zuzana Caputova Katharine Hayhoe CLIMATE CONFERENCE COMMUNICATIONS SLOVAKIA


    All in 3 minutes from our previous conference in 2017

     


    CLIMATE CHANGE & MEDIA (SK)


    Daniela Pirselova about before our 1. Climate Conference Slovakia in 2017




    CLIMATE CONFERENCE SLOVAKIA 2017 ALL CONFERENCE PANELS HERE BELOW




    For more info about our other activities and initiatives
    about the Climate Crises and Climate Change see below

    Our CLIMATE COMMUNICATIONS SLOVAKIA other non-for profit activities

    WHO ARE Daniela and Peter?

    OUR CARBON (CO2) FOOTPRINT

    AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH SEQUEL

    NEW INITIATIVES & INTERVIEWS 2017 / 2018

    MISSION AUSTRALIA 2018 "Reef Restoration Foundation" & "Great Barrier Reef Legacy"

     




     

     

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    Daniela Piršelová (Founder) Peter Krajčík (Co-founder)
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