Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition(MIECF)is famous for its Exhibition as well as Forum that is featuring unrivaled presentations by world renowned green visionaries.
A wide variety of seminars and forums are taking place during the 'Green Forum. Audiences from all over the world filled the seminar room under the special session "Harnessing Environmental Innovation as Key Driver for Sustainable Development" which was run at Venetian Macao Sicily Room from May. 31st.
(Photo Description: Special Session with Keynote speaker, Mr. Achim Steiner, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Secretary-General of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the Moderator, Prof. Hao Jiming, Chinese Academy of Engineering, Dean of the Institute of Environmental Science and Engineering Tsinghua University, China)
The Session Keynote speaker, Mr. Achim Steiner, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Secretary-General of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) addressed the topic concerning 'Harnessing Environmental Innovation as Key Driver for Sustainable Development'
This special session was with keynote speaker and discussed on strategic incentives in policies and approaches that will boost creation and transfer of critical knowledge and technology in the objective of stimulating innovative capacity within a country and region, in the environmental sector. Research and development infrastructures, the role of public and private innovation actors, and national development priorities were explored, including funding programs supporting entrepreneurship to create strategies and technologies that benefit citizens and the environment.
Meanwhile, the annual MIECF is an international exhibition designed to increase the impact of environmental projects within the global market of the China's Pan-Pearl River Delta Region in Southern Mainland China and the international markets. It is a key influential and international event hosted by the Macao Investment Promotion Bureau and the Environmental Protection Bureau of the Macao Special Administrative Region. The 2017 MIECF is being held under the theme "Innovative Green Development for Sustainable Future"