SPEAKER : Sheryl Ozinsky has been involved in making things happen in Cape Town for over 20 years. She headed up Cape Town Tourism for many years and helped to establish the City as one of the worlds favourite tourism destinations. Sheryl, as a qualified marine biologist, has been involved in establishing the Two Oceans Aquarium and the Whale Well at Iziko Museums of Cape Town. She was part of the management team that established Robben Island as a heritage site for visitors and more recently, was involved in Greening 2010 an initiative that helped to reduce the impact of the 2010 Soccer World Cup™ on the environment, with particular focus on transport, water, energy and waste. Sheryl was involved in the establishment of the Green Point Park, a magnificent new community facility in the heart of our city. Of late, Sheryl has been assisting the City of Cape Town with their Electricity Savings and Climate Smart Campaigns.
**COP17 – the 17th Conference of the Parties of the UN Framework Convention on climate Change