• 15:00-15:30 Festival and Congress Opening Ceremony for international guests
The Festival & Congress Opening for international guests served to welcome international participants in Suwon, and to introduce the goals and features of Festival and Congress to them, summarizing. Brief words from the organizers, Suwon City and ICLEI, conveyed the focus of the days to come.
Short introductions was followed by tours of the EcoMobility World Festival neighborhood, so that participants could better understand the context of the event and could have the opportunity to be among the first to experience Suwon’s innovative shift toward an ecomobile future.
Presenters: EcoMobility World Festival 2013: Introduction of the idea and concept: Konrad Otto-Zimmermann, Creative Director, EcoMobility World Festival 2013 • EcoMobility from UN-Habitat's point of view: Andre Dzikus, Coordinator Urban Basic Services Branch, UN-Habitat • Explanation of tours / logistics: Yeon Hee Park, Director, ICLEI Korea
• 15:30-17:00 Guided Tours through EcoMobility neighborhood
(walking and cycling) through EcoMobility World Festival neighborhood.