9th German-Brazilian Dialogue on Science, Research and Innovation - 2021 (online)

The German-Brazilian Dialogue 2021 proposes a discussion about the global changes in climate, environment, economy, societies, governments, institutions, and cultures in connection with the local scales and affected by them. In this sense, one of the goals of the Dialogue is to encourage further research cooperation between Brazil and Germany in the area of cities and climate. High-level and long-term national and international partnerships will be the basis for the constitution of this cooperation, valuing the collaborations already established and seeking new cooperation in the context of the webinar

Day 1 – May 17th, 2021 (Monday)

09:00 Opening Ceremony:
Marco Antônio Zago, President of the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP)
Jochen Hellmann, Director of the German Centre for Research and Innovation São Paulo (DWIH)
Heiko Thoms, German Ambassador in Brazil
09:25 Keynote: What climate change will cities face?
Stefan Rahmstorf, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
09:55 Questions & Answers
10:10 Transition Break
10:20 Panel 1: Between Cities and Climate: Understanding the Impacts and Driving Forces between Cities and Climate

Moderator: Nico Caltabiano, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M)
Marc Wolfram, Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
Jose Marengo, Centro Nacional de Monitoramento e Alertas de Desastres Naturais (CEMADEN)
Thelma Krug,The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE)
Questions & Answers
11:45 Transition Break
11:55 Networking session
12:30 End of Day 1
Day 2 – May 18th, 2021 (Tuesday)

09:00 Session 1: Policy Framework: Challenges on National, Regional, Local Scale :
Moderator: Pedro Campello Torres, Institute of Energy and Environment (USP)
Arlindo Philippi Jr. University of São Paulo (USP)
Cathrin Zengerling, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Questions & Answers
10:00 Transition Break
10:10 Panel 2: Climate Urban Governance, Climate Change and Society

Patrícia Pinho, University of São Paulo (USP)
Leila da Costa Ferreira, The University of Campinas (UNICAMP)
Anita Engels, Universität Hamburg
Roberto Guimarães, IfE, Iniciative for Equality
Questions & Answers
11:35 Transition Break
11:45 Networking session
12:45 End of Day 2



Day 3 – May 19th, 2021 (Wednesday)

09:00 Session 2: Governing Urbanisation and Climate Protection
Moderator: Leila da Costa Ferreira, The University of Campinas (UNICAMP)
Gabriela di Giulio, University of São Paulo (USP)
Sabine Schlacke, University of Münster (WWU)
Questions & Answers
10:00 Transition Break
10:10 Panel 3: Smart Cities: Mobility, Innovation

Moderator: Thalita Dalbelo, The University of Campinas (UNICAMP)
Luiz Carlos Pereira da Silva, The University of Campinas (UNICAMP)
Andreas Löschel, University of Münster (WWU)
Questions & Answers
11:25 Transition Break
11:35 Networking session
12:30 End of Day 3

Day 4 – May 20th, 2021 (Thursday)

09:00 Session 3: Water-Energy Nexus in Cities
Moderator: Gilberto de Martino Jannuzzi (Unicamp)
Daphne Keilmann-Gondhalekar, Technische Universität München (TUM)
Jose Antonio Perrella Balestieri, São Paulo State University (Unesp)
Questions & Answers
10:00 Transition Break
10:10 Session 4: Healthy and Well-being Cities

Moderator: Fabiana Barbi Seleguim, NEPAM / University of Campinas (Unicamp)
Ligia Vizeu Barrozo, University of São Paulo (USP)
Andreas Matzarakis, Research Centre Human Biometeorology/ German Meteorological Service
Questions & Answers
11:10 Transition Break
11:20 Final Keynote Talk: A Research Agenda for Cities of the Future
Marcos Buckeridge, University of São Paulo (USP)
11:50 Questions & Answers
12:05 Transition Break
12:15 Closing Remarks
Euclides de Mesquita Neto, FAPESP
Jochen Hellmann, DWIH
12:25 End of the 9th German- Brazilian Dialogue
Transition Break
12:30 Networking session

There will be no certificate or declaration of presence for brodcast event.