Conferences and other speaking engagement
OCTOBER 2018 • LOCAL RENEWABLES CONFERENCE FREIBURG
At this conference, Local Renewables, Luise Noring presented financing of urban transformations enabled by the circular economy. The conference was hosted by ICLEI Europe and the City of Freiburg and Basel.
OCTOBER 2018 • SEMINAR AT HAMBURG CITY UNIVERSITY (HCU)
Luise Noring contributed with a session on the seminar Urban and Regional Development. Noring presented new governance models and financing mechanisms which she has been researched and having published by ICLEI.
OCTOBER 2018 • ECOPROCURA NIJMEGEN
Luise Noring presented at this conference EcoProcura: Sustainable finance and procurement. Ecoprocura Conference is where public procurement policy meets practice, and where representatives of the European Commission, Mayors of leading cities, business leaders and some of the brightest procurement minds come together.
JUNE 2018 • RICS PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE
At this conference, RICS Planning and Development, Luise Noring keynoted and new self-governing and self-financing models for urban transformative development. The conference was hosted by RICS.
FEBRUARY 2018 • URBAN FINANCE SOLUTIONS
At the conference, URBAN FUTURES, Noring keynoted the financially self-sustainable model of Public Asset Corporation for conducting large-scale urban regeneration and infrastructure investments.
JANUARY 2018 • NORDIC GOVERNANCE SOLUTIONS
At Bloomberg Philanthropies in New York, Noring was one of four panel experts discussing the impact of Nordic governance solutions and how these translate to U.S. Cities. The other panellists were Helsinki Mayor Jan Vapaavuori, Helsinki Deputy Mayors Anni Sinnemäk and Jennifer Bradley, Director of Centre of Urban Innovation, the Aspen Institute.
MARCH 2017 • REFUGEES IN EUROPEAN CITIES
At La Fabrique de la Cite (part of the Vinci Group), Paris, Noring contributed to a series of workshops on From Asylum-Seeking to City-Making: Asylum-Seekers and Refugees in European Cities with the latest research findings based on the work Cities and refugees: The German experience.
APRIL 2017 • GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE
This keynote presentation explored the different ways in which first mover cities finance and govern urban regeneration towards more sustainable cities, including invent and deploy new institutional innovations and finance mechanisms. The conference was hosted by COST FP2004 GreenInUrbs.
MAY 2017 • WORLD BANK ON MIGRATION
Panel discussion on Migration, Displacement and Violent Extremism: Confronting Emerging Realities. Noring was invited as a panel member by the World Bank and KNOMAD to share recent findings in the Brookings Paper on refugee settlement and labour market integration at SIPRI in Stockholm, Sweden.
MAY 2016 • EVIDENCE BASED POLICY MAKING FOR SUSTAINABLE CITIES
Noring keynoted on Innovative Governance and Finance for Green Infrastructure at this European conference in Bonn held by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the European Network of Heads of Nature Conservation Agencies (ENCA) in co-operation with the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) / German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research(iDiv).
MAY 2016 • URBAN AGENDA GOVERNANCE AND FINANCE OF SUSTAINABLE CITIES
At the Urban Agenda, Utrecht, Netherlands, Noring presented Governance and Finance for Sustainable Cities. This conference aimed for strengthening synergies between the EU Urban Agenda, the EU research agenda on Nature-Based Solutions and the potential of Urban Green Infrastructure initiatives in Europe.
JUNE 2016 • CITIES AND NATURE-BASED SOLUTIONS
In Cardiff, England, Noring shared her research findings based on the EU Expert report. Noring’s presentation centred on Cities and Nature-based Solutions for the Sêr Cymru National Research Network for Low Carbon, Energy and Environment (NRN-LCEE).
JUNE 2016 • INNOVATIVE URBAN GOVERNANCE AND FINANCE
As a plenum guest lecturer, Luise Noring gave a presentation for the HafenCity University faculty and students regarding Governance and Finance of Sustainable Urbanisation. At the end of her presentation, prof. Christian Kern of TU Wien provided critical comments and debate.
JULY 2016 • URBAN GOVERNANCE MODELS FOR HEALTH AND WELFARE
At University College London, London, England, Noring presented Urban Governance Models for Health and Welfare. The conference was the 1st International Conference on Transport and Health convening policy-makers, practitioners, and academics from multiple disciplines.
OCTOBER 2015 • SOLUTIONS FOR URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Noring keynoted at this conference Solutions for Urban Development. The conference was hosted by the European Commission - DG Climate and The Climate Technology Centre and Network.