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GLOBAL CLEAN AIR SUMMIT
forum for the better air around the world
27th November 2017 Kraków, Poland

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ABOUT

The main aim of the Global Clean Air Summit is to share knowledge and expertise in the wide areas of air pollution, legal regulations on the use of fossil fuels, obligations of business and governments as well as pollutants influence on health. The day-long conference will serve as a forum for different groups that shape the world with their decisions. Global Clean Air Summit panels will be divided into four paths: policy, health, business and tech. Decision makers and influencers from the above-mentioned groups are invited to ICE Krakow Congress Centre on 27th of November 2017.

CLEAN AIR EXPO - READY TO USE SOLUTIONS

For past decades more and more problems are solved by deploying science and technology. Air pollution is an issue that calls for technological innovation. During the Clean Air Expo best and most innovative ideas that help fighting smog will be presented. The exhibitors will present a wide range of products, among them devices for monitoring air quality, modelling solutions or innovative air purifiers. The focus will be put on real solutions that are ready to implement at home, city or even at the country level.

More details about the exhibitors to be published soon.

SPEAKERS

Francesco Forastiere Francesco Forastiere

MD, PhD

Professor Frank J Kelly Professor Frank J Kelly

BSc, PhD, FRSB

Wojciech Burkot Wojciech Burkot


Jacek Krupa Jacek Krupa


Michal Krzyzanowski Dr Michal Krzyzanowski

ScD, PhD

SCHEDULE

Monday 27.11
9:00 am Registration
10:00 am Keynote Speaker
10:15 am Special guest
10:50 am Coffee break
11:00 am Expert talks
Business
Technology
Health
Policy
10:00 am – 12:00 pm Business vs air pollution – closed workshop powered by PwC
10:00 am – 10:30 am Reduction of air pollution, so how to choose and use your air purifier
Philips representative
10:30 am – 11:00 am VITO PRESENTATION?
11:00 am - 11:30 am ICO as a way to tackle air pollution
John Biggs
11:30 am – 12:00 pm TBA
11:00 am – 11:30 am Cohort studies on air pollution health effects – focus on cardiovascular diseases
Francesco Forastiere, MD, PhD, Etiological and Occupational Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology, SSR Lazio
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Respiratory effects of air pollution
Dr Isabella Annesi-Maesano, INSERM Research Director, Director of Department of Epidemiology of Allergic and Respiratory Diseases, Institute Pierre Louis of Epidemiology and Public Health, Sorbonnes Universités, Medical School Saint-Antoine
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Exposure to air pollution and cancer risk
Ole Raaschou-Nielsen, Professor, MSc in Engineering, Ph.D. Group leader, Diet, genes and environment, Cancer Research Centre, Copenhagen
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Childhood neurodevelopment and air pollution
Jordi Sunyer Deu, Professor in Preventive Medicine and Public Health at the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, Head of Child Health Programme, ISGlobal, Barcelona
11:00 am – 11:45 am Air protection at the level of national policy - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European countries
11:45 am - 12:00 pm LIFE Integrated Project "Małopolska in a healthy atmosphere”.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Air protection at the level of regional policy - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European regions
11:00 am Expert talks
Business
10:00 am – 12:00 pm Business vs air pollution – closed workshop powered by PwC
Technology
10:00 am – 10:30 am Reduction of air pollution, so how to choose and use your air purifier
Philips representative
10:30 am – 11:00 am VITO PRESENTATION?
11:00 am - 11:30 am ICO as a way to tackle air pollution
John Biggs
11:30 am – 12:00 pm TBA
Health
11:00 am – 11:30 am Cohort studies on air pollution health effects – focus on cardiovascular diseases
Francesco Forastiere, MD, PhD, Etiological and Occupational Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology, SSR Lazio
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Respiratory effects of air pollution
Dr Isabella Annesi-Maesano, INSERM Research Director, Director of Department of Epidemiology of Allergic and Respiratory Diseases, Institute Pierre Louis of Epidemiology and Public Health, Sorbonnes Universités, Medical School Saint-Antoine
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Exposure to air pollution and cancer risk
Ole Raaschou-Nielsen, Professor, MSc in Engineering, Ph.D. Group leader, Diet, genes and environment, Cancer Research Centre, Copenhagen
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Childhood neurodevelopment and air pollution
Jordi Sunyer Deu, Professor in Preventive Medicine and Public Health at the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, Head of Child Health Programme, ISGlobal, Barcelona
Policy
11:00 am – 11:45 am Air protection at the level of national policy - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European countries
11:45 am - 12:00 pm LIFE Integrated Project "Małopolska in a healthy atmosphere”.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Air protection at the level of regional policy - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European regions
1:00 pm Lunch break
2:00 pm Expert talks
Business
Technology
Health
Policy
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm TBA
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Smart actions against smog
Aviva representative
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm How is business influenced by air pollution and how can it fight back – debate
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm You can't control what you can't (precisely) measure.
Wojciech Burkot
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm TBA
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Meeting with a special quest (TBA)
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Mechanisms of PM toxicity and the role of PAHs in the air
Professor Frank Kelly, Department of Analytical & Environmental Sciences
Head, Environmental Research Group
MRC-PHE Centre for Environment & Health
NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Health Impact of Environmental Hazards
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Assessment of air pollution health impacts in Poland
Prof. Michał Krzyżanowski and Krzysztof Skotak
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Dissemination of knowledge about health impacts of air pollution
Dr Piotr Dąbrowiecki
Allergology Department, Military Institute of Medicine
Polish Federation of Associations of Asthma and COPD Patients
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: DO WE KNOW ENOUGH TO TAKE ACTION?
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Air protection at local level - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European cities.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Instruments for financing actions aimed at air protection in Europe - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European institutions.
2:00 pm Expert talks
Business
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm TBA
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Smart actions against smog
Aviva representative
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm How is business influenced by air pollution and how can it fight back – debate
Technology
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm You can't control what you can't (precisely) measure.
Wojciech Burkot
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm TBA
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Meeting with a special quest (TBA)
Health
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Mechanisms of PM toxicity and the role of PAHs in the air
Professor Frank Kelly, Department of Analytical & Environmental Sciences
Head, Environmental Research Group
MRC-PHE Centre for Environment & Health
NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Health Impact of Environmental Hazards
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Assessment of air pollution health impacts in Poland
Prof. Michał Krzyżanowski and Krzysztof Skotak
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Dissemination of knowledge about health impacts of air pollution
Dr Piotr Dąbrowiecki
Allergology Department, Military Institute of Medicine
Polish Federation of Associations of Asthma and COPD Patients
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: DO WE KNOW ENOUGH TO TAKE ACTION?
Policy
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Air protection at local level - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European cities.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Instruments for financing actions aimed at air protection in Europe - moderated discussion panel with representatives of European institutions.
4:00 pm Main panel
5:15 pm End of the Global Clean Air Summit
6:00 pm The Grand Finale of Smogathon 2017
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PARTNERS

AVIVA
Airly

Offical air quality monitoring partner of Global Clean Air Summit

Philips

MERIT PARTNER

UNGC
SDG11
Ministry of Development

EXCLUSIVE COFFEE PARTNER

Java Coffee

MEDIA PATRONAGE

Medycyna Praktyczna

ORGANIZERS

Krakow Region Malopolska