“Let us paint a sun on gray cobblestone”, words in a children’s song in the former GDR. Then, in 1976, life in a united Europe was unimaginable, but became reality only 20 year later. Here we will paint the future, asking: can we realize a climate-neutral Austria in 2040? Unimaginable or possible?
Climate Neutrality 2040: Disruptive Innovations (German Language)
Director Science & Innovation, Environment Agency Austria, Vienna
Austrian Federal Minister for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology, Vienna
Secretary-General, German Advisory Council on Global Change, Berlin
Expert on Legal Experimental Spaces, Austrian Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology, Vienna
Advisor to the Secretary General ITF, OECD, Paris; Research Fellow, MIT Senseable City Lab, Cambridge
Member, Mission Board Climate Neutral Cities 2030, European Commission, Vienna