Scene Setting Session

Opening Remarks

Mr. Rintaro Tamaki

OECD Deputy Secretary-General

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Moderator

Mr. Simon Upton

Environment Directorate, OECD

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Keynote Speakers

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Mr. Patrick Klugman 

Deputy Mayor of Paris, France

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Mr. Stanley YIP

Professor, Centre of Urban Planning & Design, Peking University, Beijing, People's Republic of China

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OECD Perspectives

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Mr. Christian Kastrop 

Director of the Policy Studies Branch, Economics Department, OECD

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Mr. Rolf Alter

Director, Pubilc Governance & Territorial Development, OECD

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Session 1

Moderator

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Mr. Paul LeBlanc

President of Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency and Chair of OECD Regional Development Policy Committee (Canada)

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Keynote Speakers

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Prof. Philip McCann

President and CEO, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, United States

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Mr. Joaquim Oliveira Martins

Head, Regional Development Policy Division, OECD 

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Panellists

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Mr. Dominique Bureau

Delegate general, Economic Council for Sustainable Development, Ministry of Environment, Energy and the Sea, France

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Dr. Jana Plamínková

City Counsellor of Prague, Czech Republic

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Mr. Salin Geevarghese

U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development

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Mr. Shahar Solar

Ministry of Environment, Israel

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Session 2

Moderator

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Dr. Edward Hearnshaw

Principal Policy Analyst, New Zealand Ministry for the Environment; Delegate to the OECD Working Party on Integrating Environmental
and Economic Policies.

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Keynote Presentators

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Prof. Jan Brueckner

Economics, University of California, United States

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Ms. Marie Cugny-Seguin

Natural System and Sustainability, European Environment Agency

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Panellists

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Prof. Elena Irwin

Environmental & urban economist, Ohio State University, United States

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Dr. Julien Salanié

Associate Professor, Université Saint-Etienne, France

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Prof. Walid Oueslati

Senior Economist, Environment and Economy Integration, OECD

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Session 3

Moderator

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Dr. Vincent Fouchier

Director of the Aix-Marseille-Provence metropolitan area planning project; Chair of the OECD Working Party on Urban Policy (WPURB)

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Keynote Speaker

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Ms. Rosario Robles Berlanga

Minister of Agrarian, Territorial and Urban Development (SEDATU), Mexico

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Panellists

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Dr. Hoang Vinh Hung

Urban Development Agency, Ministry of Construction, Vietnam

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Mr. Chang-Beom Kim

Ambassador for International Relations, Seoul Metropolitan Government 

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Prof. Edoardo Croci

IEFE Università Bocconi, Green Economy Observatory, Milano, Italy

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GGSD_2016_Adarsh_Varma_small Dr. Adarsh Varma

Associate Director, Cities & Economics, BuroHappold Engineering, United Kingdom

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GGSD_2016_Evelyn N. Nacario-Castro

Ms. Evelyn N. Nacario-Castro

Executive Director, Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc., Philippines

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Parallel Sessions

Session A. Resilient infrastructure: Innovative approaches (Joint with the World Bank)

Moderator

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Dr. Marianne Fay

Chief Economist for Climate Change, World Bank

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Panellists

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Ms. Julie Rozenberg

Economist, World Bank

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Ms. Lola Vallejo

Policy Analyst, Environment Directorate, OECD

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GGSD_2016_Pheakdey Heng

Dr. Pheakdey Heng,

Policy Lead, Global Green Growth Institute, Cambodia

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Mr. Keywan Riahi

Energy Program Director, International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis

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Session B. Tracking progress on urban green growth and Sustainable Development Goals: Data, information and indicators

Moderator

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Mr. Shardul Agrawala

Head of Division, Environment Directorate, OECD 

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Panellists

 GGSD_2016_Myriam Linster

Ms. Myriam Linster

Principal Administrator, Environmental Performance & Information, Environment Directorate, OECD

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GGSD_2016_Monica Brezzi

Ms. Monica Brezzi

Regional Analysis & Statistics, Public Governance & Territorial Development, OECD

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Prof. Seong Woo Jeon

Environmental Science & Ecological Engineering, Korea University

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GGSD_2016_Kookie Habtegaber

Ms. Kookie Habtegaber

Green Economy Adviser, formerly Global Lead at WWF

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Session C. Towards win-win solutions for “inclusive” and “green” cities

Moderator

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Ms. Lamia Kamal-Chaoui

Director for the Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs and Local Development (CFE) and Coordinator of the Inclusive Growth in Cities Initiative

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Panellists

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Mr. Joshua Alpert

Director of Special Projects, C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group

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Mr. Salin Geevarghese

U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (TBD)

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Ms. Virginie Marchal 

Policy Advisor, Aligning Policies for the Transition to a Low-carbon Economy (APT), OECD

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GGSD_2016_Richard Baron

Mr. Richard Baron 

Principal Advisor, Round Table on Sustainable Development, OECD

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Session D. The Impact of tax policies on land use outcomes

Moderator

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Mr. Kurt van Dender

Centre for Tax Policy and Admin, OECD

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Panellists

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Prof. Jos van Ommeren

Spatial Economics, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Mr. Alowin Moes

Senior Economist, Swiss Federal Tax Administration, Switzerland

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GGSD_2016_Hansjörg_Blöchliger

Mr. Hansjörg Blöchliger

Senior Economist, Economics Department, OECD

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GGSD_2016_Rudiger Ahrend

Mr. Rudiger Ahrend,

Head of Urban Policy, Public Governance & Territorial Development, OECD

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Closing Remarks

Moderator

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Mr. Douglas Frantz

Deputy Secretary-General, OECD

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OECD Response and Next steps

Luiz De Mello

Mr. Luiz de Mello

Deputy Director, Public Governance & Territorial Development, OECD

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Mr. Shardul Agrawala

Head of Division, Environment Directorate, OECD

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