Dr. Hans Sanderson: project director of the EU FP7 project BASE (“Bottom-up Climate Adaptation Strategies Towards a Sustainable Europe”). He is a senior scientist in the field of environmental science at the Aarhus University, Denmark.
Alex Nickson: policy and programmes manager, climate change adaptation, air quality, urban greening and water at the Greater London Authority
Éric Lesueur: head of the "innovative cities" program of Veolia Company and former project director of "Veolia Water", a firm that specializes in the outsourced management of water services for municipal or industrial clients. He began his career in the engineering and chemical industry after graduating from the École Polytechnique.
Piero Pelizzaro: part of the core team of CLIMALIA, a start-up consultancy offering climate risk management, planning for adaptation and resilience as well as climate policy advice for governments and businesses. His work is focused on training and capacity-building for climate resilient cities.