- bioenergy | adaptation to climate change
- Thursday 8 June 2023, 14:00 - 19:00 (CEST)
- Brussels, Belgium
- External event
The Carbon Removal Summit will provide a unique opportunity to learn: about negative emissions technologies, technical and commercial challenges facing the business of carbon removals, and policy that can incentivise the development of CDR. It will also be a unique opportunity to engage directly with with CDR technology developers, investors, buyers, academia and other members of the CDR ecosystem.
14:15 - 14:45 Keynote - What is CDR?
An engaging keynote as two leading scientists take the stage to explore the ins and outs of this emerging field. Get ready to discover what CDR is and what it's not, the current state of CDR, and the exciting future prospects it holds. Whether you're a business owner, a tech enthusiast, or simply curious about the latest trends, this keynote is a must-see event that will leave you with a better understanding of this cutting-edge technology and its potential impact on our lives.
15:30 - 16:45 Transatlantic Perspective on CDR - Scaling Up Carbon Removal Activities in Europe and the US
Hosted by Breakthrough Energy, this session aims to promote mutual learning between Europe and the US in scaling up carbon removal activities. It will cover topics such as the benefits of the 45Q tax credit for businesses investing in carbon removal technologies, the EU's CDR quantification and methodology approach as well as national efforts to incentivize CDR. By sharing their respective experiences and best practices, both Europe and the US can learn from each other to advance their efforts in carbon removal activities.
17:30 - 18:30 The Business of CDR
This session takes the shape of a business leadership panel where CEOs from the CDR industry come together to share their personal journeys with CDR. Discover how these leaders first became interested in CDR, where they found their inspiration, and how they secured funding for their startups. Gain valuable insights into the challenges of running a CDR company, and learn about the strategies these CEOs employed to overcome these hurdles. Additionally, these industry leaders will discuss the roadmap for policy support needed to match the required growth for the sector.