9:30 - 11:30
High-Level Plenary: Welcome to the Festival and a Decade of Action Plenary Hall

High-Level Plenary: Welcome to the Festival and a Decade of Action

Welcome to the SDG Global Festival of Action 2020! We’ll kick off the festival by putting our purpose into frame—transforming local action for global impact. As this year marks the beginning of the Decade of Action, experts will share why gender, inequality and climate are our pillars for driving action now and over the next ten years. Through keynotes, a panel and performances, participants will be inspired to reframe how we act and think to galvanize ourselves and our communities into action. Plenary Hall9:30 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:00
Opening of the SDG Live Studio SDG Live Studio

Opening of the SDG Live Studio

Details coming soon. SDG Live Studio11:30 - 12:00
Networking and Coffee Break Exhibition Zone

Networking and Coffee Break

Take a break from sessions to connect and network with fellow festival participants and speakers over a cup of of coffee. Don't forget to check out innovations throughout the exhibition zone during this time! Exhibition Zone11:30 - 12:00
12:00 - 13:30
The Transformative Power of Sport Plenary Hall

The Transformative Power of Sport

Hosted by the International Paralympic Committee, this panel session will highlight the transformative impact of Para sport to drive social inclusion and advance the SDGs. Plenary Hall12:00 - 13:00
Catalyzing the Decade of Action TBD Bonn Hall

Catalyzing the Decade of Action TBD

Details coming soon. Bonn Hall12:00 - 13:30
Naming and Faming: Inspiring Anti-Corruption Through Integrity as the New Normal Berlin Hall

Naming and Faming: Inspiring Anti-Corruption Through Integrity as the New Normal

The session will focus on the idea of "naming and faming" or shifting social norms in positive ways in order to support SDG16. Learn how rethinking an approach can enable finding new solutions to old problems. Berlin Hall12:00 - 13:30
People's Scorecards: A Tool for Accountability How To Hall

People's Scorecards: A Tool for Accountability

How can civil society hold governments to account through shadow reporting on the SDGs? This session will enable practical approaches for local and national action to be shared and scaled up ahead of the High Level Political Forum with the aim of providing a practical understanding of the People's Scorecard and the approach to developing a national CSO spotlight report on national progress of the SDGs. How To Hall12:00 - 13:30
The En-ROADS Climate Action Simulator Innovation Incubation Lab

The En-ROADS Climate Action Simulator

Research shows that showing people research doesn’t work. With a focus on solutions, the En-ROADS Climate Workshop is an interactive, grounded in best-available science, and enables participants to forge meaningful conversation and inspire climate action. Innovation Incubation Lab12:00 - 13:30
Multiply Your Impact: Announcements from the SDG Community SDG Live Studio

Multiply Your Impact: Announcements from the SDG Community

Join the SDG community to hear about the latest commitments, projects, funding grants, award programs and partnerships that matter to Agenda 2030. SDG Live Studio12:00 - 13:30
Discover Your Source of Embodied Leadership with Social Presencing Theater Networking Zone

Discover Your Source of Embodied Leadership with Social Presencing Theater

Discover your Source of Embodied Leadership with Social Presencing Theater (SPT). Participants engage in individual mindfulness of body practices and increase awareness of the “social body”. Networking Zone12:00 - 13:30
Closed Door Meeting: SDG Impact Accelerator Mentoring Programme Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: SDG Impact Accelerator Mentoring Programme

Details coming soon. Strategy Sit Down Room12:00 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:30
Pitching Round: Creativity for Impact SDG Live Studio

Pitching Round: Creativity for Impact

Join this daily pitching round to hear the most innovative, scalable and impactful SDG actions that leverage creativity for impact. After a series of 3-minute pitches, expert facilitators deliver a feedback session and select the mind-blowing initiative. SDG Live Studio13:30 - 14:00
Networking Lunch Restaurant

Networking Lunch

Join fellow participants in a free moment to connect and have lunch. Lunch service will be provided from 12:00–15:00 today! Restaurant13:30 - 14:30
14:30 - 16:00
Private Sector SDG Acceleration: Springboarding the Decade of Action Plenary Hall

Private Sector SDG Acceleration: Springboarding the Decade of Action

How can the private sector accelerate SDG action and ambition as through the Decade of Action? This expert panel discussion will shine a light on the latest initiatives and frameworks that are engaging private sector networks to expand ambition across SDG integration throughout their business approach. Plenary Hall14:30 - 15:30
"Crop Diversity: A 10,000 Year Legacy We Can't Leave to Chance" Bonn Hall

"Crop Diversity: A 10,000 Year Legacy We Can't Leave to Chance"

Bringing together stakeholders from around the world, the session will highlight how interdependent we are when it comes to our food. Join to learn more about the power we have when we work together through international collaborations to ensure food security worldwide. Bonn Hall14:30 - 16:00
Campaigning for Impact Berlin Hall

Campaigning for Impact

Details coming soon. Berlin Hall14:30 - 16:00
How To Build a Movement and Mobilize the Masses How To Hall

How To Build a Movement and Mobilize the Masses

What does it take to build a mass movement and mobilise impactful action towards the SDGs? This practical session will draw key insights from a range of successful campaigns to share tangible approaches to resource and people mobilisation, and identify the turning point from awareness building and outreach through to network expansion of engaged and active mobilisers. How To Hall14:30 - 16:00
Innovation Incubation TBD Innovation Incubation Lab

Innovation Incubation TBD

Details coming soon. Innovation Incubation Lab14:30 - 16:00
SDG Action Talks: How Do We Make People Care SDG Live Studio

SDG Action Talks: How Do We Make People Care

Check out the SDG Live Studio for TED-style talks that deliver human, storytelling style presentations on how we make people care about the SDGs. SDG Live Studio14:30 - 16:00
Open Networking Space Networking Zone

Open Networking Space

Connect with fellow Festival participants via the SDG Global Festival app and take these much needed conversations to a dedicated networking space. Networking Zone14:30 - 16:00
Closed Door Meeting: Decade of Action Strategy Meeting Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: Decade of Action Strategy Meeting

Details coming soon. Strategy Sit Down Room14:30 - 16:00
16:00 - 16:30
Pitching Round: Breaking Barriers SDG Live Studio

Pitching Round: Breaking Barriers

Join this daily pitching round to hear the most innovative, scalable and impactful SDG actions that are breaking barriers. After a series of 3-minute pitches, expert facilitators deliver a feedback session and select the mind-blowing initiative. SDG Live Studio16:00 - 16:30
Networking and Coffee Break Exhibition Zone

Networking and Coffee Break

Take a break from sessions to connect and network with fellow festival participants and speakers over a cup of of coffee. Don't forget to check out innovations throughout the exhibition zone during this time! Exhibition Zone16:00 - 16:30
16:30 - 18:00
When Women Lead: Challenging Perceptions Plenary Hall

When Women Lead: Challenging Perceptions

Women Political Leaders’ high-level panel will focus on challenging everyday beliefs and behaviors for gender equality. It will highlight how best to clear the path for women's leadership. Plenary Hall16:30 - 17:30
Unpacking Inequalities in the Decade of Action Bonn Hall

Unpacking Inequalities in the Decade of Action

This session will catalyse crucial insights on how to enhance action with national and local civil society partners on tackling inequalities as a key pillar of the Decade of Action. Join us to hear about direct experience of national coalitions that have supported local action. Bonn Hall16:30 - 18:00
SDGs from the Perspective of African Youth Berlin Hall

SDGs from the Perspective of African Youth

If youth is the future, what is their experience and view of what is required to deliver the SDGs? Tapping into local networks and local talents will be critical to identify local solutions fit for global impact. Join this session to hear from African youth networks, leaders and innovators to understand the solutions, ideas and talents that are being cultivated to enact real change. Berlin Hall16:30 - 18:00
How Growth Hacking Can Scale Social Impact How To Hall

How Growth Hacking Can Scale Social Impact

Learn how growth hacking scales social impact. Thinking about financial and impactful growth? Join this session and find out how to take your enterprise or project to the next level. How To Hall16:30 - 18:00
Resilience 2032: Live the Future NOW! Innovation Incubation Lab

Resilience 2032: Live the Future NOW!

Join Resilience, an experience that invites participants to play out an imagined reality of 2032 if we don’t achieve the SDG’s, making future issues more tangible & motivating action NOW. Innovation Incubation Lab16:30 - 18:00
Influencer Interviews SDG Live Studio

Influencer Interviews

Details coming soon. SDG Live Studio16:30 - 17:30
Connecting Climate and Peace: ICAN Networking Session Networking Zone

Connecting Climate and Peace: ICAN Networking Session

Connect with members of the peace and climate movements to share innovative ideas about making progress in our fields and creating synergies. International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) will present ideas and concepts on posters throughout the room to create space for personal discussions and interactions. Networking Zone16:30 - 18:00
Closed Door Meeting: Revisiting Pan Africanism Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: Revisiting Pan Africanism

Africans Rising will host this meeting to achieve collaborations with diaspora stakeholders to solve the problems currently facing Africans, while building the future Africans want—a right to peace, social inclusion and shared prosperity. Strategy Sit Down Room16:30 - 18:00
18:00 - 22:30
SDGs Alive: Networking Reception and Innovation Showcase Exhibition Zone

SDGs Alive: Networking Reception and Innovation Showcase

To welcome 2020 Festival participants in style, all attendees will be invited to join a networking reception in the main lobby at the World Conference Centre, where the exhibition zone will come alive! With live demonstrations, performances, immersive experiences and art exhibitions, the networking reception and innovation showcase will kick-start the much anticipated connections between participants and exploration with SDG innovations. Exhibition Zone18:00 - 22:30
9:30 - 11:00
"High-Level Plenary: Multilateralism, Global Cooperation, Threats, Challenges and Solutions" Plenary Hall

"High-Level Plenary: Multilateralism, Global Cooperation, Threats, Challenges and Solutions"

2020 marks the 75th year of the United Nations; it is time for a moment of reflection, so we can create more impact and accelerate progress. In this high-level plenary a keynote address, panels and performances will guide us through current global trends and connect to how we can achieve the future we want. Plenary Hall9:30 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:30
Influencer Interviews SDG Live Studio

Influencer Interviews

Details coming soon. SDG Live Studio11:00 - 11:30
Networking and Coffee Break Exhibition Zone

Networking and Coffee Break

Take a break from sessions to connect and network with fellow festival participants and speakers over a cup of of coffee. Don't forget to check out innovations throughout the exhibition zone during this time! Exhibition Zone11:00 - 11:30
11:30 - 13:00
A New Era for Public Information on Sustainability Plenary Hall

A New Era for Public Information on Sustainability

In an era of information overload, how can the public find out about the latest policies, research, science and commitments that are advancing the 2030 Agenda? This session will highlight a range galvanising initiatives and approaches that serve to expand public awareness and inform citizens of critical issues around SDG progress and action. Plenary Hall11:30 - 12:30
How to Leave No One Behind: From Theory to Implementation Bonn Hall

How to Leave No One Behind: From Theory to Implementation

Gain skills and learn about tools and strategies to put the Leave No One Behind principle from theory to practice, ensuring all people are taken along on the road to sustainable development. Bonn Hall11:30 - 13:00
2000m2 Berlin Hall

2000m2

2000m² represents the arable cropland available per person in the world and there have to grow all we need to live. Using sensory experiences, participants envision their impact and develop ideas to contribute to improving sustainable consumption habits. Berlin Hall11:30 - 13:00
How Local Governments are Co-creating Local Actions for Agenda 2030 How To Hall

How Local Governments are Co-creating Local Actions for Agenda 2030

Local governments are committed to co-creation to raise the bar in local SDG implementation. The session will also focus on the crucial role of culture to unlocking the SDGs. How To Hall11:30 - 13:00
Music Festivals and the SDGs: Co-creating an Organizer Toolkit Innovation Incubation Lab

Music Festivals and the SDGs: Co-creating an Organizer Toolkit

Music Festivals attract millions of visitors from across the world every year, making them a key touch point for sustainability. Join this session to co-create a global reference toolkit for the music festival sector that will form a go-to guide for organisers and producers to scale the positive legacy of events that from the impact on society, making communities more sustainable and inspiring festival goers to take meaningful actions for the SDGs as part of their daily lives, serving as an example to Festival networks worldwide. Innovation Incubation Lab11:30 - 13:00
Influencer Interviews SDG Live Studio

Influencer Interviews

Details coming soon. SDG Live Studio11:30 - 12:30
SDG Compass Constellation Networking Networking Zone

SDG Compass Constellation Networking

Join this dynamic systems networking constellation process that involves participants in connected conversations and facilitates discovery of their personal and professional linkages around the 17 SDGs. Networking Zone11:30 - 13:00
Closed Door Meeting: SDG Impact Accelerator Mentoring Programme Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: SDG Impact Accelerator Mentoring Programme

Details coming soon. Strategy Sit Down Room11:30 - 13:00
13:00 - 14:00
Multiply Your Impact: Announcements from the SDG Community SDG Live Studio

Multiply Your Impact: Announcements from the SDG Community

Join the SDG community to hear about the latest commitments, projects, funding grants, award programs and partnerships that matter to Agenda 2030. SDG Live Studio13:00 - 14:00
Networking Lunch Restaurant

Networking Lunch

Join fellow participants in a free moment to connect and have lunch. Lunch service will be provided from 12:00–15:00 today! Restaurant13:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 15:30
Change From Within: Leveraging the Impact Power of the Individual Organization Member Plenary Hall

Change From Within: Leveraging the Impact Power of the Individual Organization Member

What can we learn from SDG ambassador and volunteer programs within big business? This panel will explore how to effectively motivate the workforce in order to truly make an impact. Plenary Hall14:00 - 15:00
A Decade of Action Powered by Youth Bonn Hall

A Decade of Action Powered by Youth

Join this fast-paced interactive ‘hack’ led by some of the most inspiring game-changing young campaigners on the planet to co-create actions to support youth leadership and accelerate SDG progress. Bonn Hall14:00 - 15:30
Let Me Entertain You: How Fun Could Save The World Berlin Hall

Let Me Entertain You: How Fun Could Save The World

In a world of intense, global challenges, a panel of activists from diverse disciplines explores how to tap into the optimism required for catalytic change around the SDGs. Berlin Hall14:00 - 15:30
How To Host a UN75 Dialogue How To Hall

How To Host a UN75 Dialogue

What kind of future do we want to create? Are we on track? What action is needed to bridge the gap? To mark its 75th anniversary in 2020, the United Nations is igniting a people’s debate, UN75. Launched by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, it promises to be the largest and furthest-reaching global conversation ever on building the future we want. Join this session to learn how to host your own dialogue and hep to define how enhanced international cooperation can help realize a better world. How To Hall14:00 - 15:30
Imagining an SDG Currency for Cities: What Will We Need to Make it Possible? Innovation Incubation Lab

Imagining an SDG Currency for Cities: What Will We Need to Make it Possible?

Could a local SDG currency help achieve Agenda 2030 in cities? Join us to brainstorm about a transformative local project with global impact. Innovation Incubation Lab14:00 - 15:30
SDG Action Talks: Seeing the Unseen SDG Live Studio

SDG Action Talks: Seeing the Unseen

Check out the SDG Live Studio for TED-style talks that deliver human, storytelling style presentations on seeing the unseen. SDG Live Studio14:00 - 15:00
Co-Imagining the Future: Promote Creativity and Positivity through Safe Play Networking Zone

Co-Imagining the Future: Promote Creativity and Positivity through Safe Play

Co-imagine the future through play in this unique session. Participants play an imagination game with cards that challenges them to collaboratively and competitively describe objects from a wide range of alternative futures. Play the game and reflect on the experience of applying creative problem solving skills to real world problems. Networking Zone14:00 - 15:30
Closed Door Meeting: Annual SDG Moment for Decade of Action Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: Annual SDG Moment for Decade of Action

Act4SDGs is hosting a joint planning meeting with civil society networks to mobilise people for the SDG moment in September 2020. Strategy Sit Down Room14:00 - 15:30
15:30 - 16:00
Pitching Round: New Solutions to Tired Problems SDG Live Studio

Pitching Round: New Solutions to Tired Problems

Join this daily pitching round to hear the most innovative, scalable and impactful new solutions to tired SDG-related problems. After a series of 3-minute pitches, expert facilitators deliver a feedback session and select the mind-blowing initiative. SDG Live Studio15:30 - 16:00
Networking and Coffee Break Exhibition Zone

Networking and Coffee Break

Take a break from sessions to connect and network with fellow festival participants and speakers over a cup of of coffee. Don't forget to check out innovations throughout the exhibition zone during this time! Exhibition Zone15:30 - 16:00
16:00 - 17:30
SDG16+ and the Future We Want Plenary Hall

SDG16+ and the Future We Want

Leaders on SDG16+ discuss issues that youth are passionate about and spotlight groundbreaking initiatives that have the potential to realize the aspirations of the 2030 Agenda. Plenary Hall16:00 - 17:00
What Are Citizens Ready To Do for the SDGs? What Do Public Opinion Polls Tell Us? Bonn Hall

What Are Citizens Ready To Do for the SDGs? What Do Public Opinion Polls Tell Us?

This session showcases the power of public opinion polling. Learn key insights about the public’s SDG knowledge, the latest research on public attitudes and behaviours, as well as the best ways to drive public engagement on SDGs. Bonn Hall16:00 - 17:30
Accelerating Dialogue for Impact: Are We Speaking the Same Language? Berlin Hall

Accelerating Dialogue for Impact: Are We Speaking the Same Language?

Whether we work in business, government, research or civil society, we all need food systems that deliver sustainably. Join this session for an honest account, warts and all, of multi-stakeholder experiment to define a shared language for sustainable food systems. Berlin Hall16:00 - 17:30
Measuring What Matters: How To Use New Human Rights Measurement Tools for Transformative Campaigning How To Hall

Measuring What Matters: How To Use New Human Rights Measurement Tools for Transformative Campaigning

Here’s a fresh idea for SDG action: use human rights measurement tools to find new opportunities and drive change. Come and learn how to harness the power of data for big gains towards the SDGs. How To Hall16:00 - 17:30
Accelerating Progress towards SDG Commitments through Corporate Startup Collaboration Innovation Incubation Lab

Accelerating Progress towards SDG Commitments through Corporate Startup Collaboration

This incubation aims at developing collaborations between corporates that support the SDGs and startups using disruptive solutions to scale sustainable innovations to change the African narrative. Innovation Incubation Lab16:00 - 17:30
A Year for SDG Action in Japan SDG Live Studio

A Year for SDG Action in Japan

Details coming soon. SDG Live Studio16:00 - 17:00
Event Professionals Implementing SDGs Networking Zone

Event Professionals Implementing SDGs

This networking session is for SDG event organisers to share how they are implementing events sustainably, and how they are inspiring innovation, collaboration and accountability for the SDGs. Networking Zone16:00 - 17:30
Closed Door Meeting: Declaring the Local Climate Emergency, Involving and Empowering People Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: Declaring the Local Climate Emergency, Involving and Empowering People

Parents for Future Bonn is hosting a network meeting focused on exchanging knowledge between local groups working in other cities and countries about pushing for climate measures from bottom to top in order to better understand the implications of climate action in different global settings. Strategy Sit Down Room16:00 - 17:30
18:00 - 22:30
SDG Spectacular: Signature Social and Cultural Event

SDG Spectacular: Signature Social and Cultural Event

Back by popular demand, the second evening of the Festival will see the SDG Global Festival of Action’s signature social and cultural event along the Rhine river! This memorable evening of art, music, performance, food and refreshments along the Rhine river will allow Festival goers to continue their networking and conversations with new and old friends while enjoying this amazing cultural experience. 18:00 - 22:30
9:30 - 11:00
Goalkeepers Youth Action Accelerator: What Next? Plenary Hall

Goalkeepers Youth Action Accelerator: What Next?

Labour rights in Brazil, LGBTIQ+ rights in Botswana and HIV rights in South Africa to SRHR in Nigeria. This panel will provide insight to youth diversity, organising and resourcing. Plenary Hall9:30 - 10:30
Investing in the SDGs: From impact Credits to Social Financing Bonn Hall

Investing in the SDGs: From impact Credits to Social Financing

Finding new pathways, ideas and approaches to strengthening SDG investment mechanisms is critical to achieve Agenda 2030. This session will delve into the latest thinking, approaches, technologies and cross-sectoral learnings that can be applied to innovate investment approaches to the SDGs. Bonn Hall9:30 - 11:00
"Me-We: Communications Methodologies for Healing, Leadership, and Mindset Shifts" Berlin Hall

"Me-We: Communications Methodologies for Healing, Leadership, and Mindset Shifts"

#MeWeIntl is dedicated to realizing a world free of arrested narratives locked in cycles of suffering and inequality, where empowered voices, narratives, and perspectives promote empathy and equality. Join this session to learn about this innovative, sustainable and award-winning communications and skill-building methodology. Berlin Hall9:30 - 11:00
Inspiring SDG Action Through Immersive Storytelling and Design How To Hall

Inspiring SDG Action Through Immersive Storytelling and Design

Ever wondered how to design an XR campaign for impact? This session provides context by introducing the terminology and potential for XR, while highlighting some best examples of XR campaigns for impact. Participants will get introduced to a toolkit, discuss top considerations for planning and dissemination and workshop a topic of their choice. How To Hall9:30 - 11:00
Co-creating the Global Week of Action Toolkit Innovation Incubation Lab

Co-creating the Global Week of Action Toolkit

Join key mobilisers and campaigners from different sectors to co-create a new and improved Global Day of Action toolkit that will form a go-to guide for activists from every corner of society to organise, demonstrate and activate as part of this annual mass-mobilisation moment. Innovation Incubation Lab9:30 - 11:00
SDG Action Talks: Mobilizing Collective Action SDG Live Studio

SDG Action Talks: Mobilizing Collective Action

Check out the SDG Live Studio for TED-style talks that deliver human, storytelling style presentations on mobilizing collective action. SDG Live Studio9:30 - 11:00
TING: Thinking Networks for Problem Solving Networking Zone

TING: Thinking Networks for Problem Solving

Develop innovative entrepreneurial thinking to solve problems in line with 17 SDGs. The TING game series symbolizes a simple dialogue between nations via innovation. Networking Zone9:30 - 11:00
Closed Door Meeting: TBD Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: TBD

Details coming soon. Strategy Sit Down Room9:30 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:30
Pitching Round FINALE SDG Live Studio

Pitching Round FINALE

Join to hear the most innovative, scalable and impactful ideas about transforming location action to global impact in the pitching finale at the SDG Live Studio! SDG Live Studio11:00 - 11:30
Networking and Coffee Break Exhibition Zone

Networking and Coffee Break

Take a break from sessions to connect and network with fellow festival participants and speakers over a cup of of coffee. Don't forget to check out innovations throughout the exhibition zone during this time! Exhibition Zone11:00 - 11:30
11:30 - 13:00
Pitch Your Project for the SDG Action Awards 2020 Plenary Hall

Pitch Your Project for the SDG Action Awards 2020

The UN SDG Action Awards is an annual awards programme to find and celebrate the SDG heroes among us, from individuals to civil society organizations, subnational governments, networks, or private sector from around the world who are leading the most innovative, impactful and transformative initiatives to build a global movement of action for the SDGs. This dynamic pitching session will provide the opportunity for everyday heroes to share quick fire insights into their projects and initiatives that are in the running to be recognised as part of the 2020 UN SDG Action Awards Programme! Plenary Hall11:30 - 12:30
Escape Room: Climate Action through the Nexus Approach Bonn Hall

Escape Room: Climate Action through the Nexus Approach

Gain insights on the current pressing issues in climate action, including the gender aspect of resource management in an “escape room” format where participants use research findings to develop strategies to “break out of” and solve the problem at hand. Bonn Hall11:30 - 13:00
Local Pathways Fellowship: Empowering Youth to Implement the New Urban Agenda in Their Cities Berlin Hall

Local Pathways Fellowship: Empowering Youth to Implement the New Urban Agenda in Their Cities

This session will showcase projects that successful localized SDG11. Hear about the solutions young urban innovators developed throughout their year as Local Pathways Fellows. Berlin Hall11:30 - 13:00
How To Increase the Impact of Digital Storytelling: Local Stories for the Global Goals How To Hall

How To Increase the Impact of Digital Storytelling: Local Stories for the Global Goals

Impactful content creation, devising fit-for-purpose communications campaigns and digital storytelling for impact are critical tools that any SDG campaigner, mobiliser, communicator or activist needs in their SDG toolbox. Join this practical session to learn tangible practices and approaches to take your digital storytelling approach, style and content to the next level! How To Hall11:30 - 13:00
Positive Action: Transforming Social Service Requirement into Positive Community Impact Innovation Incubation Lab

Positive Action: Transforming Social Service Requirement into Positive Community Impact

Learn how Tecmilenio turned a graduation requirement into an innovative way to teach students about SDGs, and collaborate with nonprofits to design and implement solutions to address local challenges. Innovation Incubation Lab11:30 - 13:00
Influencer Interviews SDG Live Studio

Influencer Interviews

Details coming soon. SDG Live Studio11:30 - 12:30
Testing Toolkits for Sustainable Development Co-Design Networking Zone

Testing Toolkits for Sustainable Development Co-Design

Join us to test a toolkit by MIT D-Lab, with collaboration from researchers at Harvard. This toolkit addresses bias and power, promoting equity in co-design between communities and practitioners. Networking Zone11:30 - 13:00
Closed Door Meeting: TBD Strategy Sit Down Room

Closed Door Meeting: TBD

Details coming soon. Strategy Sit Down Room11:30 - 13:00
12:30 - 13:00
Closing of the SDG Live Studio and Press Briefing SDG Live Studio

Closing of the SDG Live Studio and Press Briefing

Details coming soon. SDG Live Studio12:30 - 13:00
13:00 - 13:30
Networking Lunch Restaurant

Networking Lunch

Join fellow participants in a free moment to connect and have lunch. Lunch service will be provided from 12:00–13:30 today! Restaurant13:00 - 13:30
13:30 - 15:30
High-Level Plenary: Scaling Up Action Plenary Hall

High-Level Plenary: Scaling Up Action

To close the SDG Global Festival of Action 2020, this high-level plenary will pull together all the conversations had across the previous days to talk about the big picture of how we scale our efforts and transform local actions into global impact. Join this final session to be inspired by speakers and performers before return to our local communities and scale up our actions! Plenary Hall13:30 - 15:30
  • PLENARY HALL: The Big Picture
  • PLENARY HALL: Sharing Transformative Action Insights: Multi-stakeholder panel discussions
  • BONN ROOM: Catalysing the Decade of Action: Substantive Deep Dives
  • BERLIN ROOM: Inspiring a New Normal: Project Insights
  • HOW TO HALL: How To Sessions: Specialist Skillbuilding
  • INNOVATION HALL: Innovation Incubation Labs: Hands on workshops
  • NETWORKING ZONE: Uniting SDG Actors and Innovations: Facilitated Networking
  • STRATEGY SIT DOWN ROOM: Strategy Sit Downs: Closed door network meeting
  • SDG LIVE STUDIO: SDG Action Talks, influencer interviews, strategic announcements from the SDG Action community, Pitching sessions and more