The Fourth Green Industry Conference (GIC) will convene under the theme, ‘Green Industry for Sustainable Cities’ and will bring together over 500 representatives from government, the private sector, industry associations, civil society and academia.
The main thrust of the event is to explore the interdependence between cities and industries in the context of eco-innovation, green technology and resource efficiency.
Some of the key topics up for discussion include: sharing urban experiences and synergies among cities; international cooperation for sustainable industry and cities; and Korean green strategy in urban industrial areas, with insights from Ulsan.
The event will also feature visits to eco-industrial parks and state-of-the-art manufacturing sites. The UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and the Ulsan Metropolitan City are organizing the conference, with support from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea.
Date: 28-30 June 2016
Location: Ulsan, South Gyeongsang (Kyongsang-Namdo), Republic of Korea
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