A very dynamic event with plenty of opportunities to network and build positive solutions

The programme is being constantly updated. The current version is displayed below.

DAY 1

Tuesday 5th of March, 2024

20:00h - Icebreaker event in Valencia city.

DAY 2

Wednesday 6th of March, 2024

  • 8:30 Registration open.
  • 9:00 Welcome and introduction to the Summit from the Credible project team.
  • 9:20 Opening keynote speech: the Carbon Removal Certification Framework. Christian Holzleitner (European Commission, 
  • 9:40 Keynote speech. Carbon farming as an act of transformation. Speaker: Willem Ferwerda, (
  • 10:00 Plenary presentations from 4 related Focus Groups on agronomic practices (10' each):

    1. Helping farmers to identify the most suitable carbon farming practices.
    2. Assessing the economic impact of the co-benefits of increasing soil organic matter.
    3. Carbon farming that safeguards food security and biodiversity.
    4. Regional living labs in support of carbon farming.
  • 10:40 Panel discussion between the presenters + Q&A with the audience.
  • 11:10-11:40 Coffee break.
  • 11:40-13:40 Breakout sessions 1-4.
  • 13:40-15:10 Lunch.
  • 15:10 Keynote speech. International initiatives on soil carbon. Speaker: Panos Panagos (
  • 15:30 Plenary presentations from 4 related Focus Groups on MRV and data management (10' each):

    1. Harmonising public and private data for monitoring soil carbon dynamics.
    2. Proximal sensing and digitalization in carbon farming.
    3. Earth Observation applications for monitoring carbon removals.
    4. Using long-term monitoring sites for benchmarking carbon projects.
  • 16:10 Panel discussion between the presenters + Q&A with the audience.
  • 16:40 Coffee
  • 17:10-18:40 Breakout sessions 5-8
  • 18:40 1st Engagement session with poster display and catering.
  • 21:00 Conference dinner in Valencia (place to be confirmed).

DAY 3

Thursday 7th of March, 2024