DCarbon – COP 27  Side Events

UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties

Pathways to Sustainable Building Markets through lifecycle-based Information

Dr. Ehab Shalaby –  Chairman of DCarbon Egypt will join the panel discussion “Pathways to Sustainable Building Markets through lifecycle-based Information”.

Dr. Shalaby will discuss Reducing the Greenhouse Emission of the Building and Construction Sector – The importance of a holistic approach and how chemicals could help to accelerate the solution

Date: 16th November 2022
Time: 18:30-20:00
Location: Blue Zone Room: Thebes, COP27 Egypt

The panel Objectives are:

  • Highlight the opportunities on national and organizational level
  • Show the importance of LCA for market transformation and building decarbonization
  • LCA opportunities for buildings and construction in Egypt and developing countries
  • Current status of LCA as applied to the buildings and construction sector in EPD in Egypt, MENA & Africa
  • Strategize a clear-cut way forward (beyond COP27) to infiltrate the Egyptian and neighbouring region’s market

Keynote Speaker and Moderator of the Panel: Sebastiaan Stiller, CEO, EPD International
Panelist : Jonathan Duwyn, Programme Officer, UNEP Global ABC
Panelist : Nasser Ayoub, Co-founder, and CEO, EPD Egypt
Panelist : Jauad El Kharraz, Executive Director, Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)
Panelist  : Elin Eriksson, Director Key Accounts and Assignments, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute
Panelist : Ehab Shalaby, CEO and Chairman, DCarbon Egypt
Panelist : Mita Noriyuki, Director Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, ICCA

The event is organized by : . EPD Egypt , Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GlobalABC) ,The Life Cycle Initiative ,Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), DCarbon Egypt

For more information about the panel discussion; visit : https://www.unep.org/events/conference/side-event-cop27-pathways-sustainable-building-markets-through-lifecycle-based