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Union Suisse Summer :: Innovation for the environment_#UnionGVA_005

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5th Suisse edition of the Union event in Geneva.
Theme: Innovation for the environment
Location: The impact Hub Geneva

David Simoes-Brown - 100%Open
Guy White – Catalyx

Speakers:
Tuuli Maria Utriainen - CERN
Nicola Spafford Furey - Earth focus
Alain Oppliger - ICRC
Gebrielle Lods -Sustain a Bum
Alexandre Bagnoud - SIG
Sascha Nick - Co2-monitor AG
Deviah Aiama - IUCN
Sanna Fowler - EPFL
Ursula Tristão Joho - Venezvite
Impact Hub Geneva team

Union Suisse Summer :: Innovation for the environment_#UnionGVA_005

  1. 1. 100%Open 2014 The Union Suisse 211 July 2014
  2. 2. © 100%Open 2014 Tuuli Maria Utriainen CERN 3 Spring Union 11 July 2014
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  8. 8. © 100%Open 201411 July 2014 9 Spring Union Nicola Spafford Furey Earth Focus
  9. 9. INNOVATION FOR THE ENVIRONMENT NICOLA SPAFFORD FUREY
  10. 10. Innovation for the Environment - Nicola Spafford Furey - Earth Focus Foundation
  11. 11. Deliver worldwide courses from professors, teachers and experts on sustainable development Bring positive and progressive knowledge so all ages can come together and make the change Base the project upon three simple principles: Learning Sharing ActingInnovation for the Environment - Nicola Spafford Furey - Earth Focus Foundation Objectives
  12. 12. Individuals or classes pay a fee (approx. $ 10 for each lesson) 10 lessons per course Those who are able can sponsor another learner for a course Innovation for the Environment - Nicola Spafford Furey - Earth How to access Earth Focus Academy
  13. 13. Innovation for the environment cannot be achieved unless we do it together To share knowledge to make change costs money, would you pay to learn and also support someone who cannot pay? Innovation for the Environment - Nicola Spafford Furey - Earth Focus Foundation Challenge
  14. 14. © 100%Open 201411 July 2014 15 Spring Union Alain Oppliger ICRC
  15. 15. A. Oppliger / sustainable development adviser ICRC-10.07.2014 • Employs some 12,000 people in 80 countries • Budget in 2014 1.3 CHF billion • The ICRC, established in 1863 • Works worldwide to provide humanitarian help for people affected by conflict and armed violence
  16. 16. A. Oppliger / sustainable development adviser ICRC-10.07.2014 Emergency violenceShort-term action
  17. 17. A. Oppliger / sustainable development adviser ICRC-10.07.2014 …This has major impacts on the environment 12’000 employees 1300 generators 300 offices 880 households 27'000 IT appliances 3000 vehicles With an annual fuel consumption of 40 millions litres 100 warehouses 44 garages 7 physical rehab centres To aid people affected by conflicts…
  18. 18. A. Oppliger / sustainable development adviser ICRC-10.07.2014 Implementation Framework for sustainable development at the ICRC: vision and validation.
  19. 19. A. Oppliger / sustainable development adviser ICRC-10.07.2014 Carbon footprint Efficiency, speed Adapted to the beneficiaries Energy Ethics adopted Costs Quality, longevity, packaging Technical Progress & innovation Waste and hazardous waste Human health Supply chain
  20. 20. © 100%Open 2014 Gabrielle Lods Sustain a Bum 21 Spring Union 11 July 2014
  21. 21. Question… What costs on average 2’500 CHF… Is composed of over 50 artificial components… Amounts to a ton of waste… And takes 500 years to decompose… The answer: disposable diapers for 2.5 years Affects fertility…
  22. 22. Make the good choice for : your baby's health the planetyour wallet $$ Beautiful, reliable, one-size-fits-all cloth diapers
  23. 23. Need between 15 and 20 for a baby Can be used part time 36 patterns currently available Save 1’800 CHF 24.90 CHF (plain) and 26.90 CHF (pattern) Last at least 2.5 years Potty train faster Machine wash and dries quickly Easy poo handling Fits babies between 5 to 15 kg No diaper rash/allergies
  24. 24. What will it take to make cloth diapers mainstream? www.sustainabum.com
  25. 25. © 100%Open 2014 27 Spring Union Alexandre Bagnoud SIG 11 July 2014
  26. 26. SIG areas of expertise 28
  27. 27. 1. Electricité Vitale A range of 100% renewable energies 29 90% of the electricity supplied by SIG comes from renewable sources and is certified SIG represents : 4.5% of electricity sales 25% of photovoltaic electricity sales 8% of the certified photovoltaic production To unite economy and environment 100% hydraulic renewable energy To participate in the development of solar energy at your own pace 20% Vitale Vert 40% Vitale Vert 80% Vitale Bleu 60% Vitale Bleu To develop new renewable energies, especially solar energy, in Geneva The eco current: solar, environmentally-friendly hydraulic power and biomass
  28. 28. 2. Gaz Vitale Carbon-neutral natural gas 30 Neutre en carbone 20% Vitale Vert 80% Vitale Bleu 10% Biogaz 90% Compensé avec des projets environnementaux genevois A 100% carbon neutral natural gas due to the financing of Geneva and international environmental projects
  29. 29. 3. Eco 21 : Reducing electricity consumption 31 Committed to sustainable development, SIG adopts an innovative position: not increasing sales, but providing quality energy used wisely. Public service committed to sustainable development Increase the energy independence of the canton Stimulate the local economy Anticipate the cantonal, federal and European objectives Saving costs less than producing Preserve the environment and the natural resources Favour renewable energies 1/4 72 GWh/an of the inhabitants of Geneva involved of electricity saved to date! (25,000 households)
  30. 30. 4. Thermal energy Three possibilities of district heating 3. Surface geothermics (Genève Lac Nations, GeniLac®) 1. Combustion (waste, wood, gas) 2. Geothermics
  31. 31. 4. Thermal energy strategy Territorial energy planning 33 Extensions of the SIG district heating network* Renewable geothermal, solar energy Biomass Surface geothermal energy (Lake Geneva) Recovery of waste heat Other projects 13 * Renewable share from summer 2012. Depending on the project, natural gas may be used as emergency or backup power. Key figures : - 80,000 households - 400 GWh delivered - 40,000 t. CO2 /y saved
  32. 32. 5. Eco-statistics of Eau de Genève 34 1,000 times better than those of some bottled waters 0 transport 0 packing 0 packaging 0 retail outlets
  33. 33. © 100%Open 201411 July 2014 35 Spring Union Sascha Nick Co2-Monitor AG
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  39. 39. © 100%Open 2014 Deviah Aiama IUCN 41 Spring Union 11 July 2014
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  46. 46. © 100%Open 201411 July 2014 48 Spring Union Sanna Fowler EPFL
  47. 47. Ideation platform | 11.03.2013 49 EPFL Ideation Platform June2013Sanna Fowler EPFL
  48. 48. Fusebox.epfl.ch
  49. 49. «From Farm to Fork» by Bühler • > 30% of food produced is lost • Feed 8 Billion people by 2025!
  50. 50. Where to now? High Tech Global Issues Products & Services Campus Life Strategic Expertise Societal Challenges Private Sector Engage Community CROWD: Consumers, Citizens, Campus, Talents/Experts
  51. 51. © 100%Open 2014 Ursula Tristao Joho Venezvite 54 Spring Union 11 July 2014
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  57. 57. © 100%Open 201411 July 2014 60 Felix Stahli The Impact Hub Geneva
  58. 58. IMPACT HUB GENEVA | AMANDA.BYRDE@IMPACTHUB.NET | 0787485574| RUE FENDT 1, GENEVE, SUISSE Welcomeat Impact Hub Geneva COLLABORATIVE SPACE - LEARNING COMMUNITY - SOCIAL INNOVATION LAB - BUSINESS INCUBATOR FOR YOUR PURPOSEFUL ACTION
  59. 59. IMPACT HUB GENEVA | RUE FENDT 1, GENEVE, SUISSE 1. Reach out to potential candidates 2. Prepare candidates to apply to incubation program 3. Jury panel of experts 4. Accelerate the 3 Finalists (3 months): -> SEED FUNDING -> WORKSPACE -> COACHING -> NETWORK 5. Select the Fellow 6. Incubate the Fellow (9 months): -> SEED FUNDING -> WORKSPACE -> COACHING -> NETWORK
  60. 60. IMPACT HUB GENEVA | RUE FENDT 1, GENEVE, SUISSE Innovation for the Environment
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  62. 62. IMPACT HUB GENEVA | RUE FENDT 1, GENEVE, SUISSE
  63. 63. IMPACT HUB GENEVA | RUE FENDT 1, GENEVE, SUISSE Our GIVE to you - an invitation: Explore together with us a partnership for the next Fellowship program. Why? Inspire and incubate grassroots, sustainable innovation in a theme related to your core business / focus  Strengthen your presence in the social innovation / start-up scene  Position your brand and generate great stories and attractive content  Inspire and engage your staff and partners  Create a portfolio of cutting edge innovations to collaborate with in the future
  64. 64. IMPACT HUB GENEVA | RUE FENDT 1, GENEVE, SUISSE We’re looking forward to speaking you with!
  65. 65. 100%Open 2014 Co-Lab Test 11 July 2014 70 David Simoes-Brown 100%Open
  66. 66. 100%Open 201411 July 2014 71 Mindsets Co-Lab Test
  67. 67. 100%Open 2014 Co-Lab Test 11 July 2014 72 “Connect on your similarities, and benefit from your differences.” Valdis Krebs
  68. 68. 100%Open 201411 July 2014 74 Collaboration Styles 6 Styles

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