EPSA event

Green Transition

28 June 2022
9.00 - 15.00 CET

About the event

To pursue the green transition towards more sustainability, public administrations need to assume leading roles in designing and implementing innovative solutions for environmental protection and climate change. In this workshop, we will present good practices and discuss strategies and instruments available to administrations at all levels of government, such as green budgeting and public procurement.

EIPA moderator(s)

The programme

9.00 Welcome and Introduction
Christoph Klika, EPSA Project Manager and Expert on EU policy implementation, EIPA
9.30 Green innovation: EPSA best practices

Green Port Initiative’, Autoridad Portuaria de Málaga
Jose Moyano, Director, Port Authority of Málaga

Smart infrastructure for smart public administration’, eu-LISA – European Union Agency for the Operational Management of Large-Scale IT Systems in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice, Estonia
Matija Vilfan and Alar Kalamees, Project Managers, eu-LISA

10.30 Break
10.45 Green transition and public administrations: strategies and initiatives

Session: Policy coherence for sustainable development
Petya Pishmisheva,
Project Officer, EU Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy

Session: Best environmental management practices
Pierre Gaudillat, Project Officer, Joint Research Centre, European Commission

12.00 Lunch
13.00 Instruments of green public administration

Session: Green budgeting
Margaux Lelong, Policy Analyst, Public Management and Budgeting, OECD

Session: Green public procurement
Laura Kuoraite, Policy Research and Advice, OECD

14.30 Concluding discussion
Michael Burnett, EPSA 2021 external adviser and member of Solihull Borough Council’s Audit Committee
15.00 End of the Day