Programme for the Young Influencers

I’m Rune and I’m responsible for the Influencer Track of the Next Generation City Action initiative. Below is the program which we will update during the week, when things change, so I suggest you don’t print it but access it directly inhere. We’re using WhatsApp (not Slack) during the week and you can reach me (Rune) directly at +4561660929 and join the Influencer WhatsApp group. Feel free to also join the Social WhatsApp group with all the other Next Generation participants. 

Download Runes slides 01

Influencers slides 02 Aarhus

Sunday 06 October


Arrival and Hostel Check-in, Copenhagen
If you have any issues, get in touch with Rune at +4561660929.


Check-in at Steelhouse Copenhagen HIDDEN (both time and descriptor)
Pick up in the airport by volunteers guiding you to Steelhouse Copenhagen. Check-in possible from 15:00. If you arrive earlier, you can leave your luggage in a locker. 

Monday 07 October (Aarhus Explorer Tour)


Breakfast on your own
There are different places right around the hostel and the hostel also sells breakfast. Don’t buy a packlunch as we’ll get lunch in Århus.


Transport to DGI Byen Bus Terminal 
Departure from Steelhouse Hostel reception at 08:00am. If you’re late make sure to be in touch with Rune @ +45 6166 0929.
Danish based influencers can meet at DGI-byen at 08:30am. One of you co-influencers (Anna Lia +45 2815 0009) will be there from 08:15am.


Bus from Copenhagen to Aarhus
via Mols-Linien ferry


Walk to Aarhus City Hall


Lunch and Introduction to Young Influencers track by DTU
In Aarhus City Hall, room: 020


Aarhus Municipality’s Perspectives on Urban Sustainable Development 
Aarhus Kommune introduces their climate plan
Introduction to Aarhus, Political Focus in Sustainability
Q&A Session


City Hall Tower – Aarhus seen from above


City Walk I
Along the harbourfront, focus on sustainable projects & companies in Aarhus


Sustainable Youth Engagement in Aarhus
Location: Domen / Format: Conversation Café
Young local & national activism/ political involvment: The Green Students Movement
Young entrepreneurs: Mejlgade Lab
Young municipal ambassadors: Børn & Ungebyrådet
Public – NGO collaboration
Coffee and snacks are served


City Walk II
Seeing Aarhus Ø – a newly established neighbourhood


Free Time
Make sure to be at the main entrance of Aarhus Central Station (train) by 18:45


Train from Aarhus to Copenhagen
Dinner will be provided on the train. The train gets into Copenhagen @ 22:08 after which you’re free to walk with us back to Steelhouse hostel or do something else.

Tuesday 08 October


Public transport (train) to DUF
Breakfast and lunch is included at DUF.
Leave with Rune from the Steelhouse reception at 08:30am


Workshop hosted by DUF
How youth and youth organizations can play a role in sustainable urban development at Scherfigsvej 5, 2100
Preparing individual and common video messages
Read more about the host: DUF


Transport to DTU Skylab
By public transport (bus/S-train) with Rune


Video Recording Session
Preparing indivudal and common video messages “The Future We Want” at DTU Skylab
Light snack in the SkyTent 16:30-17:15


Tech Bazar & Official Reception
More info about the event
Busses depart around 20:30 from DTU Skylab back to Copenhagen

Wednesday 09 October


You have all morning off. Use the time as you wish. Note that breakfast and lunch on your own today.


Walk to BLOX
Walk from Steelhouse reception at 12:30 with Rune or get to BLOX on your own by 12:50.


Collective Environmental Behaviour Workshop
Read more about the workshop
Read more about the venue (BLOX) 
The workshop ends at 14:30 and we head straight for Steelhouse where the guided walking tour starts


Guided Walk by Det Frie Gymnasium
Meeting point: Steelhouse Copenhagen
This event is mandatory for international participants (and optional for Danish participants)


C40 Official Opening Ceremony
Read more about the event
Copenhagen Contemporary, Refshaleøen


Family Photo
For all participants of the Next Generation City Action initiative
 – Don’t be late like the cousin who’s never in the family photo!


Transport back to Steelhouse Copenhagen

Thursday 10 October – Group 1: Monika, Jonas, Lina, Anna Lia, Joao, Seble, Odwa, Ann, Ekai, Tere, Andrés.

The Future We Want Tivoli Congress Center. Read more about the event


Breakfast on your own


Walk to Tivoli Congress Center
Leave the Steelhouse Reception at 08:30am with Christoffer (+4531664950). Danes can meet at the Tivoli Hotel/Congress Centre.


Plenary 1: The Future We Want Is Possible


Lunch included


Plenary 2: The Future We Want Is Resilient


No program for the rest of the day

Thursday 10 October – Group 2: Agnes, Eva, Iris, Abiy and Sofía

Youth Takeover City Hall of CopenhagenRead more about the the event


Breakfast on your own


Walk to City Hall of Copenhagen
Leave the Steelhouse Reception at 08:00am with Rune. Danes can meet at the City Hall


Youth Summit
Lunch included


No program for the rest of the day

Friday 11 October


Breakfast on your own


Walk to Tivoli Congress Center


Plenary 3 – The Future We Want Is Inclusive
More info here 
Tivoli Congress Center


Women 4 Climate Tech Challenge Launch
More info here 
Tivoli Congress Center


Networking Lunch
Tivoli Congress Center


Plenary 4 – The Future We Want Will Be Built Together
More info here
Tivoli Congress Center


Climate March
At Rådhuspladsen


Farewell Dinner, Next Generation City Action
Evoo Street Kitchen: Rådhusstræde 13
2-course dinner with a drink included
Entrance through Bastard Café, then take staircase on right hand side to 1st floor. Then, entrance to the right.


Culture Night in Copenhagen
This event has nothing to do with Next Generation City Action or C40
More info here

Saturday 12 October

All day

Please find by yourself to the airport. We recommend the following departure times: 

CPH Airport Flight Departure Times 06:15am

Leave Steelhouse at 03:40am to CPH Central St. to catch the 04:07am Öresundståg towards Lund. Two stops to CPH Airport.

CPH Airport Flight Departure Times 09:40am

Leaving Steelhouse at 07:05am to CPH Central St. to catch the 07:27am IC Train direct to CPH Airport.

CPH Airport Flight Departure Times 11:15am

Leaving Steelhouse at 08:30am to CPH Central St. to catch the 08:56am IC Train to CPH Airport.

CPH Airport Flight Departure Times 15:05-15:40

Leaving Steelhouse at 12:25 to CPH Central St. to catch the 12:47 train towards Lund, but stops in CPH Airport.

CPH Airport Flight Departure Times 17:00-17:05

Leaving Steelhouse at 14:25 to CPH Central St. to catch the 14:47 train towards Lund, but stops in CPH Airport.

CPH Airport Flight Departure Times 19:10-19:30

Leaving Steelhouse at 16:30 to CPH Central St. to catch the 16:56 IC Train to CPH Airport.

CPH Airport Flight Departure Times 22:35

Leaving Steelhouse at 19:50 to CPH Central St. to catch the train 20:16 train towards CPH airport.


Marie Louise Pollmann-Larsen
DTU Skylab / +45 6165 5669

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