Envision Virgin Racing has revealed the key speakers for its forthcoming Innovation Summit in Paris, as well as how to watch the entire event live.
Held at Châteauform, just a stone’s throw from Saturday’s Formula E race in Paris, the thought leadership event forms part of the team’s Race Against Climate Change initiative which aims to accelerate the energy transition and help the world achieve the goals of the Paris Climate Accord.
Now in it’s second year, the Paris Innovation Summit will bring together a host of prominent business leaders and sustainability experts to discuss why urgent and unprecedented changes are needed to restrict global warming to a maximum of 1.5°C.
Hosted by broadcast journalist Andrew Wilson, the speakers for the event have now been revealed and will feature:
– Christiana Figueres, Former Executive Secretary, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
– Franz Jung, Vice President of Smart Mobility for Envision Group & Chairman of the Board for Envision Virgin Racing
– Josh Bayliss, CEO of Virgin Group Josh Bayliss
– Eugene Kaspersky, Founder and CEO of cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab
In addition, the entire event – taking place on Saturday 27th April – will be streamed live via the team’s Facebook channel from 8:30am in the UK and 9:30am across Europe.