Saturday september 29


Le Volcan


Théâtre du Volcan, Grand Amphithéâtre


9-9:20 am – Mindfulness session

  • Dominique Retoux, Mindfulness teacher

9:30-10 am – Opening

  • Jacques Attali, President, Positive Planet
  • Luc Lemonnier, Mayor of Le Havre


10-11 am – Economic development

Entrepreneurship in suburban areas

Introduction :

  • Géraldine Plénier, Executive Director, Positive Planet France

Round table moderated by Dominique Laresche, TV5 Monde :

  • Saïd Hammouche, Founder and president, Mozaïk RH
  • Frédéric Bardeau, Co-founder and president,, 2017 Social Entrepreneur of the year
  • Claude Grunitzky, President, Watermill Center
  • Géraldine Plénier, Executive Director, Positive Planet France
  • Xavier Lanthiez, General Delegate, Fondation Eiffage


11:30-12:30 pm – Environment session

Zero waste target

Introduction :

  • Joan Marc Simon, Executive Director, Zero Waste Europe

Round table moderated by Sylvain Boucherand, B&L évolution :

  • Brice Canaud, President, Hangar Zéro
  • Jean Hornain, Executive Director, CITEO
  • Guy Geoffroy, Mayor of Combs-la-Ville, President, Association des Eco Maires
  • Jean Moreau, Co-founder and president, Phenix


12:30-1 pm – Culture session

Hypernomadism, influence of territories on Martin Solveig’s art

Conversation :

  • Audrey Tcherkoff, Managing Director, LH Forum
  • Martin Solveig, Artist and Ambassador, Positive Planet


2-3 pm – Smart cities session

Innovative cities for a better quality of life?

Introduction :

  • Carlos Moreno, Professor and Scientific Director (INTI Live in a Living City)

Round table moderated by Isabelle Gounin-Levy, journalist, LCI :

  • Karine Bidart, Co-Executive Director, Paris&Co
  • Benjamin Martin, Director of public affairs, Uber France
  • Eric Piolle, Mayor of Grenoble
  • Olivier Blond, Writer, President, Respire, National Association against air pollution


3-4:10 pm – Environment session

Reconciling man and land

Introduction :

  • Anastasia Plakias, Founder, Brooklyn Grange

Round table moderated by Isabelle Gounin-Levy, journalist, LCI

  • Maxime de Rostolan, Founder, Fermes d’Avenir
  • David Garbous, Strategic Marketing Director, Groupe Fleury Michon
  • Pierre Aschieri, Mayor of Mouans-Sartoux, Vice-president, Eco Maires
  • Arnold Puesh d’Alissac, President, FRSEA Normandie

Presentation of “L’espace test agricole du Havre”:

  • Mélanie Briand, Manager of the Food and Agriculture Department, CODAH


4:45-5:15 pm  – Smart cities session

The smart city, a humane city

Conversation :

  • Taja Naidoo, Director of Innovation and Strategy Smart Docklands, Smart Dublin
  • Carlos Moreno, Professor and Scientific Director (INTI live in a Living City)


5:30-6 pm – Migratory flow session

Putting some sense back into welcoming and integrating refugees

Conversation facilitated by Dominique Laresche, TV5 Monde

  • Thierry Le Roy, President, France Terre d’Asile


6-6 pm – Closing

  • Acknowledgments by Luc Lemonnier, Mayor of Le Havre and Jacques Attali, President, Positive Planet
  • Closing speech by Miguel Anxo Fernandez Lores, Mayor of Pontevedra


Théâtre du Volcan,  Petit Amphithéâtre


10-11 am – Environment session

Water, a precious resource for a sustainable future

Conversation facilitated by Rebecca Armstrong, l’ATELIER :

  • Ferdy Louisy, Mayor of Goyave, President, National Park of Guadeloupe, Vice-president, French Agency for biodiversity
  • Roland Jourdain, Navigator and Founding president, WeExplore Foundation
  • Céline Gilquin, Head of water and sanitation division, French Development Agency
  • Benjamin Gestin, Executive Director, Eau de Paris


12-12:30 pm – Economic development session

Entrepreneurship in Le Havre, good practices

Positive Planet France project presentation moderated by David Page, Positive Planet France :

  • Laurence and Karim Boukraa Djelloul Sayah, Le Sportif Citoyen
  • Fanny Ripoche and Estelle Beille, Montessori School Le Havre
  • Redha Boudjema, Manager, Positive Planet Le Havre


2-3 pm – Session smart cities

Increasingly smart connected and nclusive cities

Round table moderated by Rebecca Armstrong, l’ATELIER

  • Julie de Pimodan, Founder and CEO, Fluicity
  • Nicolas Detrie, Co-founder and Director, Yes We Camp
  • Jean Deydier, Founder and Director, Emmaüs Connect and Wetechcare
  • Clément Le Bras, Founder, Lilo
  • John Banner, President, Sphere


3-3:45 – Economic development session

The Normandy region, an exemplarity of SSE

Conversation moderated by Pierre de Vilno, Europe 1 :

  • Mathias Levy Noguères, President of the Board, Logeo Seine Estuaire
  • Emilie Tolian, President, ADRESS Normandie, Co-manager, Trait d’Union (French Impact 2018 Prize)
  • Cécile Sineau-Patry, Vice-Presidente in charge of Sustainable development, Biodiversity, Renewable Energy and Climate energy plan, Seine Maritime Department


3:45-4 pm – Economic development session

The role of social entrepreneurship in African territories

Study case presented by Lyes Bouabdallah, Project coordinator, Positive Planet International


4:45-5:15 – Smart cities session

Mobility and accessibility for all in territories

Round table moderated by Cédric Baecher, Nomadeis :

  • Julien Soreau, Equal Opportunity and Diversity Department Director, EM Normandie
  • Maryse Vepierre, Member of the Resource Department Board, Caisse d’Epargne Normandie
  • Christophe Courcoux, Director Actif Insertion – Littoral Mobility Office
  • Patrick Jeantet, President Executive Director, SNCF Réseaux


5:30-6 pm – Culture session

Presentation of the Veolia Foundation’s 2018 Environmental Book Award

Conversation facilitated by Pierre Victoria, Director of Sustainable Development, Veolia

  • Patricia Ricard, President, Paul Ricard Oceanographic Institute
  • Gauthier Chapelle, Biologist and co-founder , Biomimicry Europa, author of “Mutual aid, the other law of the jungle “, winner of the 2018 Prize


19 pm : Closing concert with Martin Solveig, Ambassador of the Positive Planet Foundation

On the beach esplanade