Dubai, UAE
Nov 30, 2023 – Dec 12, 2023

Join Amini at COP28

Join us at Expo City Dubai to discover insights from world leaders and innovators across diverse fields, using technology to drive sustainable solutions for a better future.
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Celebrating AMINI's 1st anniversary:
A year of remarkable achievements since COP27

A Convergence of Technology, Women's Leadership, and Climate Action

Join us at COP28 to celebrate Amini's first anniversary, a milestone marking a year of extraordinary achievements since COP27. We will explore transformative ideas and unique perspectives, focusing on digital technologies for sustainability and the pivotal role of women leaders in driving climate solutions.

COP28 Business & Philanthropy Climate Forum

Digital Technology: Accelerating A Sustainable Transition Through Connectivity And Creativity

In an era where digital technology is pivotal, this session explores how 5G, IoT, AI, and other emerging technologies can foster a greener, more sustainable world. 

Join us for a dynamic discussion on how digital innovation can revolutionize sectors from agriculture to healthcare, minimizing our carbon footprint and accelerating our journey towards sustainability.

December 1st | 12:30 – 13:25
Connect Conference Centre, Expo City
Kate Kallot
Founder & CEO, Amini
Tony Bates
CEO, Genysis
Greg Jackson
CEO, Octopus Energy
Tom Inskip
President, Afinity Global
Natasha Franck
Founder & CEO, EON

Panel on Africa Climate Risk Insurance Facility for Adaptation (ACRIFA)

The ACRIFA @COP28 event focuses on the Africa Climate Risk Insurance Facility for Adaptation (ACRIFA), aiming to raise $1 billion for climate insurance solutions in Africa. 

The event will explore how the African insurance industry can enhance climate change adaptation and investment. It also examines ACRIFA-supported innovations and the synergy between insurance and finance sectors for increased climate resilience.

December 2nd | 09:00 - 10:30
The Africa Pavilion, Expo city
Kate Kallot
Founder & CEO, Amini
Cindy McCain
Executive Director, World Food Program
Hassan Bashir
Senior advisor, ACRIFA
Michelle Kagari
Head of Government Relations, One Acre Fund
Beth Dunford
Vice President, African Development Bank Group

Voices and Ventures: 
Women Driving Climate Solutions

A special session dedicated to the influential role of women in driving climate solutions. 

Join us for inspiring talks and discussions on the impact and contributions of women in the climate action sphere.

December 4th | 10:00 - 11:00
Connect Conference Centre, Expo City
Kate Kallot
Founder & CEO, Amini
Kitty Bu
Vice President, Global Energy Alliance for People and Planet
Makhtar Diop
Managing Director, IFC
Leah Ellis
Founder, Sublime Systems
Inna Modja
Founder, Green Zone

Shaping International Trade and Global Value Chain for MSME Climate Action

Discuss the critical role of international trade and global value chains in empowering MSMEs for climate action. 

This event will bring together experts to explore how trade can be leveraged for environmental sustainability.

December 4th | 17:00 - 18:00
ICC Partner Stage, Blue Zone
Kate Kallot
Founder & CEO, Amini
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Director General, WTO
Khaled Al Huraimel
Group CEO, Beeah Group
Richard Fattal
Co-founder, Zen Cargo
Fiona Shera
Director of Sustainable and Inclusive Trade, International Trade Centre

High-Level Event on Artificial Intelligence for Climate Action

Join us for a high-level discussion on the role of Artificial Intelligence in climate action. 

This event will feature showcases of AI-powered solutions, high-level remarks, and the launch of the AI Innovation Grand Challenge.

December 9th | 13:00 - 14:30
UNFCCC Pavilion, Blue Zone
Kate Kallot
Founder & CEO, Amini
Sherif Tawfik
Chief Sustainability Commercial Officer, Microsoft
Yana Gevorgyan
Secretariat Director, Group on Earth Observations
H.E Omar Sultan Al Olama
Minister of State Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote 
Work Applications
H.E. Ms. Shantal Munro-Knight
Minister, Prime Minister’s Office, Barbados