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Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT) – Summit Statement Launch

Launch of high-level Summit Statement delivering collective calls and commitments by LeadIT Members to accelerate industry transition in the coming year.

15 November 2022 at 14:00 EET

ending at 15:30 EET

Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt and Online

COP27 Blue Zone

Event contact

Nina Eneroth

The LeadIT Summit Statement will be presented by the LeadIT Secretariat with special remarks by Bhupender Yadav, Minister of Labour and Employment, Environment, Forest and Climate Change, India, and Romina Pourmokhtari, Minister for Climate and the Environment, Sweden.

A panel with key public and private stakeholders will discuss how to catalyze action for industry transition in 2023.

Session Host – Government of India & Sweden.


14:00 Presentation of LeadIT Summit Statement
14:05 Special remark, India
14:15 Special remark, Sweden
14:25 Panel discussion with key public and private stakeholders on critical action to accelerate industry transition in 2023

Moderator: Anthony Hobley, Executive Fellow, World Economic Forum


  • Varun Sivaram, Managing Director, Clean Energy & Innovation, US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate
  • Mahendra Singhi, CEO Dalmia Cement
  • Daniel Morris, Industry Lead, Climate Investment Fund
  • Mahendra Shunmoogam, Director, Primary Minerals Processing & Construction, Department of Trade, Industry, and Competition, South Africa
  • Rana Ghoneim, Chief, Energy Systems and Infrastructure Division, UNIDO
  • Martin Pei, Executive Vice President & CTO, SSAB

You can follow the event live here.

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