OECD Green Growth and Sustainable Development Forum

Event date: 14 December 2015 - 15 December 2015

Venue: OECD Conference Centre
City: Paris
Country: France
Register: OECD Green Growth and Sustainable Development Forum


Description: The 2015 Green Growth and Sustainable Development Forum (GGSD Forum) will carry the theme Enabling the Next Industrial Revolution: The role of systems thinking and innovation policy in promoting green growth. It will examine how to foster the “next industrial revolution” by harnessing the potential of systems innovation policies that support green growth. Unlocking the green potential of new technologies will require policy development in many areas including basic research, regulation, knowledge management and sharing as well as the development of the necessary skills. As such, it will draw from past and current work of, and inform several OECD committees such as the Committee for Scientific and Technological Policy (CSTP), the Committee on Industry, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE); the Environment Policy Committee; the Economic Policy Committee and the Chemicals Committee.