Speakers

767784

Evan Birenbaum

Chai Energy - Co-Founder/COO

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
766757

George Abbott

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation - Special Assistant to the VP/Community and National Initiatives

Place-Based Design for Civic Engagement
9:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
765735

Mark Abramowicz

Spot - Vice President of Operations

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
676603

Jeremy Adelman

Energy Foundry - VP

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
762938

Dirk Ahlborn

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies - CEO

Transportation of the Future: Building the Hyperloop
1:00PM - 2:00PM
Monday, October 5
597366

Jack Al-Kahwati

Velo Labs Inc - CEO

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
767789

Eyal Amir

Parknav - Co-Founder/CEO

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760365

Iris Andrews

Purpose - Sr Strategist/Here Now

Climate Action: Now Meme'ified!
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Tuesday, October 6
760663

Leandro Araujo

bim.bon - CEO

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
767095

Rick Archer

Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
579705

Nikhil Arora

Back to the Roots - Co-CEO/Co-Founder

Undoing Food and Redesigning the Cereal Box
2:50PM - 3:10PM
Monday, October 5
767764

Lee Ballin

Bloomberg - Head of Sustainable Business Programs

Re-thinking the Supply Chain presented by Bloomberg BNA
10:45AM - 11:40AM
Tuesday, October 6
762079

Ana Baptista

New School - Asst Prof, Environmental Policy & Sustainability Mgmt

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
700035

Robb Barnitt

Dropcountr - Chief Drip

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
766650

Luke Barrington

DigitalGlobe - Director of Product Development

Space Age Solutions to Earth's Complex Challenges
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Michael Bates

Intel Corporation - Global Energy Director

Drivers of the Next Grid presented by ETS
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Tuesday, October 6
636817

Darren Beck

Sprint - Dir Environmental Initiatives & CR Innovation

Eternal Electronics & Other Curiosities
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
764458

James Beck

Sunburst Sensors - CEO

This is Your Ocean on Acid
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Jade Begay

Resource Media - Filmmaker

Sex & Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
761601

Janine Benyus

Biomimicry 3.8 - Partner & Co-Founder

761821

Andrejka Bernatova

PennTex Midstream Partners - VP/Finance & Investor Rel

Shale, Renewables, and the New Energy Paradigm
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
760399

Blaise Bertrand

IDEO - Partner & Industrial Design Dir

Creating the Voting Experience of the Future
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
556668

Natalie Betts

City of Austin-Economic Growth & Redevelopment Services Office - Recycling Economic Development Liaison

Missing-speaker

Tim Bevins

Global Green USA - Green Urbanism Program Associate

Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
760362

Gia Biagi

StudioGang Architects - Urbanism & Civic Impact

Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Monday, October 5
Place by Design: Urban Strategy
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
673086

Kory Bieg

OTA+ - Owner

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
710583

Eric Bielke

GE Ventures - Dir

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
761877

Ben Bixby

Nest Labs - Dir of Energy Products

Delivering Energy Savings Through Partnerships
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
762286

Oliver Blank

Google - Senior Designer

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
PXD Bootcamp: Lo-Fi/Hi-Impact
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
762265

Raymond Boeman

Oak Ridge National Laboratory/US Department of Energy - Director, Energy Partnerships, Energy and Environmental Sciences Directorate

It’s a Sprint, Not a Marathon – The Race to 54.5 MPG
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Jay Bolus

MBDC - President

Mainstreaming Green Chemistry
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
760485

Prasad Boradkar

Arizona State University - Professor

Missing-speaker

Tom Bradicich

Hewlett-Packard - Vice President, Server Engineering, Enterprise Group, Hewlett-Packard

A.I. for Reliability and Safety in Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
759952

Debbie Brodt-Giles

National Renewable Energy Laboratory - Digital Assets Mgr & Energy Data Innovator

Making Energy Data Accessible and Interoperable
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Peter Brostrom

California Department of Water Resources - Urban Water Efficiency Program Manager

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Carrie Brown

City of Austin - Art in Public Places Coord

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
760799

Jamie Brown-Hansen

European Biomimicry Alliance - Managing Partner/BSwiss

766932

Susan Bruninga

Bloomberg BNA - Sr Editor

760584

Paul Bunje

XPRIZE - Sr Dir, Oceans

This is Your Ocean on Acid
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Joshua Busby

The University of Texas at Austin - Associate Professor of Public Affairs- LBJ School of Public Affairs

Climate & Heat Adaptation in the Developing World
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
768001

Rhett Butler

Mongabay.com - Founder

636539

Andrew Byrnes

STOWER - CEO

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
766921

Tim Carey

PepsiCo - Senior Director for Sustainability and Recycling

Close the Loop: From Waste to Wealth
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Michael J. Carlson

Siemens - President, Smart Grid NA

Distributed Energy and Prosumers presented by ETS
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
760775

Nigel Carr

Qorax - Co-Founder

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
762935

Raphael Carty

Callida Energy - CEO

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Jeff Chamberlain

Argonne National Laboratory - Deputy Director of Development & Demonstration for the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research

Keys to the Futuristic Grid presented by ETS
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Tuesday, October 6
767804

Amy Chan

Apple - Supplier Responsiblity

Elevating Worker Voice in Supply Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Amy Chester

Rebuild by Design - Managing Dir

Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Monday, October 5
Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Ian Christensen

Secure World Foundation - Project Mgr

Space Age Solutions to Earth's Complex Challenges
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
760540

Andrew Chung

Khosla Ventures - Investment Partner

650936

Keith Cole

Water Lens LLC - CEO

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Carol Coletta

John S and James L Knight Foundation - VP/Community and National Initiatives

Place by Design: Urban Strategy
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
537574

Katherine Collins

Honeybee Capital - Founder & CEO

759935

James Connelly

International Living Futures Institute - Dir Living Prod Challenge

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
767803

Meredith Connolly

Natural Resources Defense Council - Climate & Energy Attorney

Climate & Heat Adaptation in the Developing World
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Elizabeth Corr

NRDC - Manager of Art Partnerships

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760676

Adib Dada

theOtherDada - Founder and Lead Architect

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
767111

Stu Dalheim

Calvert Investments - Vice President, Shareholder Advocacy

767173

Tom Dallessio

Next City - President, CEO & Publisher

Place by Design: Urban Strategy
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
International Urbanization for Culture and Climate
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Crystal Davis

World Resources Institute - Director, Global Forest Watch

766870

Mara DeFilippis

ASU Global Sustainability Solutions Services - Engagement Project Mgr

Missing-speaker

Bryce Detroit

Detroit Afrikan Music Institution - Co-Founder

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760236

Lisa Dokken

Columbia University - Biomimicry Professional & Instructor

Missing-speaker

David Dollihite

Deloitte - Energy and Resource Practice

A.I. for Reliability and Safety in Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
761600

Mark Dorfman

Biomimicry 3.8 - Biomimicry Chemist

760730

Steve Drouilhet

Sustainable Power Systems - Founder & Pres

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
759668

Marjan Eggermont

University of Calgary - Assoc Dean

760577

Rebecca Ehemann

Green Public Art Consultancy - Principal

Regenerative Public Art for Living Cities
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
765546

Michael Ehst

The World Bank Group - Business Incubation Specialist

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
761822

Zeina El-Azzi

SunEdison - VP/North American Business Dev

Shale, Renewables, and the New Energy Paradigm
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
762050

William Espey

Chipotle Mexican Grill - Brand Voice Lead

Content Bootcamp: Storytelling with Brand Values
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Tuesday, October 6
760582

Scott Fallon

Sabic - GM Automotive Mktg Innovative Plastics

It’s a Sprint, Not a Marathon – The Race to 54.5 MPG
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
760581

Steve Feldstein

US Department of State - Deputy Assistant Secretary

Elevating Worker Voice in Supply Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Robert Ferry

Society for Cultural Exchange - Dir

Regenerative Public Art for Living Cities
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Carolina Ferrés

CafeNaRua - Urban Designer

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
760446

Ingrid Fetell Lee

IDEO - Design Director

761963

Paul Firth

UL Environment - Prod Mgr

Mainstreaming Green Chemistry
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
699504

Mark Fischetti

Scientific American - Sr Editor

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
760538

Scott Fossel

The Biomimicry Institute - Business Development Director

761490

Robert Fraley

Monsanto - Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
762921

Joanna Frank

Center for Active Design - Exec Dir

Place-Based Design for Civic Engagement
9:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
762057

Debora Frodl

GE Ecomagination - Global Exec Dir

700578

Scott Fulbright

Living Ink Technologies - Co-founder

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
767066

Sarah Gamble

Go Collaborative - Architect | Principal

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760519

Anthony Garcia

GuideOn - CEO

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
761330

Joel Garcia Galan

Wirewatt BV - CEO

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
767156

Cristina Garmendia

Our City - Project Mgr

Is Civic Tech Leapfrogging Design?
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
740424

Alicia Garza

National Domestic Workers Alliance - Special Projects Dir

#BlackLivesMatter in Advancing Energy Democracy
9:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
506664

Bob Gedert

City of Austin/Austin Resource Recovery - Dir Resource Recovery

760544

Timote Georges

Smallholder Farmer Alliance - Exec Dir & Co-Founder

760772

Chris Gilreath

Recycled Hydro Solutions - CEO/Founder

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
691015

John Gionas

Meazon - Co-Founder

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
650877

Stephen Glassman

Stephen Glassman Studio - CEO

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
747112

Manvi Goel

Green Town Labs - Dir of Strategic Partnerships Initiative

Startup Bootcamp: To Market, To Market!
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Justin Golbabai

City of Austin - Neighborhood Partnering Program, Program Manager

Place by Design: Urban Strategy
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Samir Goswami

LexisNexis - Director, Government Professional Solutions

Elevating Worker Voice in Supply Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Eric Gottwald

International Labor Rights Forum - Legal & Policy Dir

Elevating Worker Voice in Supply Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
760424

Solly Granatstein

The Weather Company - Exec Producer

Money, Meteorology, Military & Climate Change
5:15PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Lindsey Green

Bustle - VP Comms

Reaching the Next Generation Influencer
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
760359

Michael Green

Center For Environmental Health - Exec Dir

767538

Mary Ann Grena Manley

Bloomberg BNA - Managing Editor/EHS Division

Re-thinking the Supply Chain presented by Bloomberg BNA
10:45AM - 11:40AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Thierry Guillemin

Intelsat - CTO

Space Age Solutions to Earth's Complex Challenges
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
767073

Anne Guiney

Van Alen Institute - Director of Research

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
Is Civic Tech Leapfrogging Design?
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
768323

Robert Gulley

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts - Director Economic Growth & Endangered Species Mgt.

760777

Steve Gutmann

Stuffstr - Co-Founder

Missing-speaker

Leah Guzowski

Argonne National Laboratory - Energy Policy Scientist

Drivers of the Next Grid presented by ETS
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Tuesday, October 6
760725

Gabriel Halimi

Flo Technologies Inc - Co-Founder/CEO

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
701245

Gene Han

Target - Dir Enterprise Strategy

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
521186

Bert Haskell

Pecan Street Project - Chief Technology Officer

Distributed Energy and Prosumers presented by ETS
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
760665

Eric Hassman

Nature Inspired Industries, Inc. - CEO

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
762077

Cheryl Heller

Commonwise - Partner

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
700442

Ed Hemphill

WigWag Inc. - CEO

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760800

Toby Herzlich

Biomimicry for Social Innovation - Founder

688816

Garrett Hester

Direct Energy - Dir Innovation Delivery

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
761331

Jason Hill

BeTH | Benevolent Technologies for Health - Founder and CEO

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
760678

Alvin Huang

Synthesis Design + Architecture - Principal

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Amir Husain

Sparkcognition Inc - CEO

A.I. for Reliability and Safety in Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Lisa Hymas

Grist - Sr Editor

Sex & Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
760802

Garrett Jacobs

AFH Chapter Network - Acting Chair

760510

Mitchell Jacobson

Austin Technology Incubator - Dir

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
767790

Tagg Jefferson

GridCure - Founder and CEO

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
762287

Helen Johnson

Kresge Foundation - Arts & Culture Program Officer

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
PXD Bootcamp: Philanthropy–Process & Possibility
2:15PM - 2:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
762002

Mark Jordan

Austin Water - Water Conservation Program Coord

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
636064

Nathan Kadish

Ecotrust - Managing Director

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
760423

Liana Kallivoka

Austin Energy Green Building - Mgr/Commercial Group

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Sameer Kalra

Pacific Gas & Electric Company - Manager, Smart Grid Technologies

Drivers of the Next Grid presented by ETS
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Tuesday, October 6
760723

Ivan Kanev

Bee Smart Technologies - Co-founder & CEO

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
760425

Neil Katz

The Weather Company - Editor-in-Chief & VP of Content, Digital

Money, Meteorology, Military & Climate Change
5:15PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
767726

Stephen Keese

EFD Corp. - Vice President of Government Affairs

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
762013

Harlan Kelly

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission - General Manager

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
767070

Jenny Kendler

Natural Resources Defense Council - Artist-in-Residence

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
762058

David Kenney

Oregon Best - President & Executive Director

Harnessing University Horsepower
10:45AM - 11:15AM
Wednesday, October 7
762062

Victoria Keziah

Net Generative LLC - Principal

Missing-speaker

Badar Khan

Direct Energy - President & CEO

New Era of Retail Energy presented by ETS
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
762273

Lauren Kickham

Vulcan Inc. - Senior project developer

Lose Less, Change More: Impact Investing in Africa
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Tuesday, October 6
720844

Grace Kim

GOODcorps - Dir of Strategy

Can Brands Really Be "Good"?
11:00AM - 11:30AM
Monday, October 5
Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
649950

Jen Kim Field

United Nations Foundation - VP Global Partnerships

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
760604

Vivek Kopparthi

NeoLight - CEO & CO-Founder

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
710111

Hannah Kreiswirth

Purpose - Creative Dir

Climate Action: Now Meme'ified!
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Tuesday, October 6
636637

Cassie LaCourse

Carbon Bamboo L3C - Founder, Managing Partner

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
761819

Remy Labesque

Kasita - Industrial Designer

762071

Chris Ladd

Closed Loop Fund - Investor Dir/CFO

Missing-speaker

Anica Landreneau

HOK - Principal, Global Dir of Sustainable Consulting

International Urbanization for Culture and Climate
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
761602

John Lanier

Ray C Anderson Foundation - Exec Dir

481461

Nic Lauten

Krochet Kids intl - Dir of Community Involvement

700975

Cat Lazaroff

Resource Media - Mgr, Women at the Center

Sex & Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
762107

Harrison Leaf

SteamaCo - CEO

Lose Less, Change More: Impact Investing in Africa
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Collin Lee

Cargill Tropical Palm Holdings - Director of Corporate Affairs

742612

Daniel Lee

Levi Strauss Foundation - Exec Dir

Why Helping Workers Is Good for Business
11:30AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Elizabeth Lee

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
767862

Warren Leon

Clean Energy States Alliance - Executive Director

762753

Chris Lewicki

Planetary Resources - President and Chief Engineer

762061

Joann Lighty

National Science Foundation - Division Director- Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental & Transport Systems

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Rick Lin

Urban Matter Inc - Lead Creative Technologist

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
767130

Steve Lippman

Microsoft - Director of Corporate Citizenship

760053

David Livingston

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - Assoc

Renewables Aren't Solving Oil Yet. What Can?
2:15PM - 2:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
760543

Hugh Locke

Smallholder Farmer Alliance - Co-Founder/Pres

760357

Dean Logan

Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk - Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk

Creating the Voting Experience of the Future
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
602508

Gabriel London

Found Object - Partner & Creative Dir

762059

Hunter Lovins

Natural Capitalism Solutions - President

Missing-speaker

Heidi Lubin

Modula S Inc - Co-Founder & EVP

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
761790

Liz Maberry

Direct Energy - Sr Director/Innovation

Being Bought: A Startup Founders Guide
11:15AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
636683

Susan MacKay

Cerahelix Inc - CEO

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
761786

Mark Magaña

GreenLatinos - Pres & CEO

Mobilizing U.S. Latinos to #ActOnClimate
2:15PM - 2:45PM
Wednesday, October 7
760747

Dipak Mahato

SeaChange Technologies - Founder

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
676635

Rose Maizner

Renewabletech Ventures - Analyst

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
734870

Sachin Malhan

Ashoka's Changemakers - Exec Partner

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
Encoding Empathy in Technology
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
636633

Alec Manfre

Bractlet - CEO

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
767109

Cheryl Martin

Harwich Partners - Consultant

Demystifying Demonstrations
11:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Maureen Martinez

Dell - Sr Manager, Environmental Affairs

Eternal Electronics & Other Curiosities
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
762049

Paul Mascarenas

FISITA -- Fédération Internationale des Sociétés d'Ingénieurs des Techniques de l'Automobile - President and Chairman of the Executive Board

It’s a Sprint, Not a Marathon – The Race to 54.5 MPG
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Jessica Matthews

Uncharted Play - CEO and Co-Founder

Powering the Internet of Things, Sustainably
2:35PM - 2:50PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Steve McBee

NRG Home - President & CEO

Home Beyond Walls presented by ETS
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Tim McCollow

City of Milwaukee - HOME GR/OWN Program Manager

Place by Design: Urban Strategy
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
761032

Austin McGee

WellDone Technology - CEO

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
767728

Gordon McGill

AeroClay LLC - Managing Partner

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
761597

Tom McKeag

Zygote Quarterly - Co-Founder & Editor

675678

Robert McMahan

Kettering University - Pres

It’s a Sprint, Not a Marathon – The Race to 54.5 MPG
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

William McNulty

Team Rubicon - Co-Founder

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
491735

Erin Meezan

Interface Inc - VP of Sustainability

Missing-speaker

Catherine Menard

Catherine Menard - Designer

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
636877

Kara Mergl

World Animal Protection - Manager, Corporate Engagement

700884

Carey Meyers

The Rockefeller Foundation - Assoc Dir

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
700614

Milo Milisavljevi

Strawberry energy - Founder and CEO

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
761598

Theresa Millard

The Biomimicry Institute - Project Mgr - Kohler, Co-Founder Biomimicry Iberia

767864

Jessica Minhas

I'll Go First - Founder

Reaching the Next Generation Influencer
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Ellen Mitchell-Kozack

HKS, Inc. - Director of Sustainability

505493

Tim Mohin

AMD - Dir/Corporate Responsibility

Lab: CSR
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760586

Ashby Monk

Stanford Global Projects Center - Exec Dir

VC & Clean Energy Startups: Unexamined Progress
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
760447

Elizabeth Monoian

Land Art Generator Initiative - Dir

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
Regenerative Public Art for Living Cities
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
636870

Margery Moore

Bloomberg BNA - Dir, EHS Strategic Alliances

637332

Rob Moore

Natural Resources Defense Council - Sr Water Analyst

Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Monday, October 5
767096

Elaine Morales

Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
759928

Margaret Morey-Reuner

Timberland - Dir, Strategic Partnerships, Business Dev & Values Mktg

760394

Micaelah Morrill

Greentown Labs - Program Mgr, Manufacturing Initiative

Startup Bootcamp: To Market, To Market!
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
728956

David Mount

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers - Partner

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
759959

Nina Claire Napawan

UC Davis Landscape Architecture + Environmental Design - Asst Professor

PXD Bootcamp: Big Data, Big Narrative
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Wednesday, October 7
760753

Graham Oakes

Upside Energy Ltd - Founder

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
767113

Thomas Odenwald

IIRC - SVP/Sustainability Strategies

Missing-speaker

Brendan Owens

USGBC - Chief of Engineering

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
761594

Doug Paige

Cleveland Institute of Art - Associate Professor - Industrial Design

761149

Mark Palmer

RTKL Associates Inc - Senior Associate

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
760769

Harri Paloheimo

Coreorient Ltd - CEO

Startup Showcase: International
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
767799

Stefan Pastine

Connora Technologies - CTO

760087

Jacqueline Patterson

NAACP - Dir, Environmental & Climate Justice

#BlackLivesMatter in Advancing Energy Democracy
9:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
760789

Satyajit Patwardhan

ConnectMyEV - CEO

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
641395

Larry Pearl

Bloomberg BNA - Dir of Environmental News

768154

Jason Pearson

Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council - Executive Director

Re-thinking the Supply Chain presented by Bloomberg BNA
10:45AM - 11:40AM
Tuesday, October 6
420395

Sean Peoples

Woodrow Wilson Center - Multimedia Producer

Sex & Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
727687

Mark Peterman

OndaVia, Inc. - CEO

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
760587

Nancy Pfund

DBL Investors - Managing Partner

VC & Clean Energy Startups: Unexamined Progress
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Kevin Phelan

SoCore Energy - Chief Marketing Officer

Distributed Energy and Prosumers presented by ETS
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
759904

Richard Piacentini

Phipps Conservatory And Botanical Gardens - Executive Director

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
712451

Eric Pieper

Preacher - Art Dir

The Power of a Brand Identity
2:45PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
762030

Lance Pierce

CDP - President, North America

The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
760360

Daniel Pittman

OMA - Business Mgr for Strategy & Innovation

Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Monday, October 5
585056

Karl Popham

Austin Energy - Mgr-Emerging Tech

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
761787

Adrianna Quintero

Natural Resources Defense Council - Sr Atty

Mobilizing U.S. Latinos to #ActOnClimate
2:15PM - 2:45PM
Wednesday, October 7
762264

Varun Rai

The University of Texas at Austin - Assistant Professor

VC & Clean Energy Startups: Unexamined Progress
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
568461

Shalini Ramanathan

RES Americas - VP Origination

Shale, Renewables, and the New Energy Paradigm
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
635646

Shana Rappaport

GreenBiz Group - Director of Engagement, VERGE

Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
750459

Beth Rattner

The Biomimicry Institute - Exec Dir

767801

Jan Rayman

The ReWall Company - CEO

747108

Jean Redfield

Next Energy - President & CEO

IoT Driving Game-Changing Energy & Mobility Technologies
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
765705

James Redford

Redford Center - Filmaker

Clean Energy – It's 'HAPPENING.'
1:00PM - 2:00PM
Wednesday, October 7
768305

Angele Reinders

University of Twente - Professor of Energy Efficient Design

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
585913

Willem Rensink

Shell - Game Changer

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
760733

Dirk Richter

Quanta3, LLC - Founder

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Michael Rigg

Morgan Stanley - VP

Shale, Renewables, and the New Energy Paradigm
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
767800

Graham Rihn

RoadRunner Recycling - Founder & CEO

767116

Kathy Robb

Hunter & Williams Llp - Partner

Missing-speaker

Dr Andreas Roelofs

Argonne National Laboratory - Deputy Division Dir/Nanoscience & Technology

Keys to the Futuristic Grid presented by ETS
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

George Roter

Mozilla - Participation Labs Leader

Encoding Empathy in Technology
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Alicia Rouault

Civic Design Camp - CEO + Founder

Is Civic Tech Leapfrogging Design?
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
761599

Erin Rovalo

Biomimicry 3.8 - Senior Principal

766922

Albina Ruiz Rios

Grupo Ciudad Saludable - Founder & President

Close the Loop: From Waste to Wealth
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760363

Michael Sachse

Opower - SVP of Mktg, Business Dev & Regulatory Affairs

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
Tech is Teaching Old Energy Policy New Tricks
2:35PM - 2:50PM
Wednesday, October 7
767072

Daniel Sauter

The New School - Associate Professor of Data Visualization

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
Data Visualization for Social Engagement
5:15PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
707727

Ben Schiller

Fast Company - Journalist

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
760618

Megan Schuknecht

The Biomimicry Institute - Dir of Design Challenges

708314

David Schwartz

Argodesign - Designer

Design for Lasting Impact: The Role of Culture & Context
2:15PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Samantha Schwarze

Overland Partners - Architect + Urban Designer

Missing-speaker

A. Tianna Scozzaro

Sierra Club - Global Population and Environment Program Director

Sex & Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
761839

Lauren Serota

Studio D Radiodurans - Creative Director

Design for Lasting Impact: The Role of Culture & Context
2:15PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
593418

Javier Sierra

Sierra Club - Bi-lingual Media Strategist

Mobilizing U.S. Latinos to #ActOnClimate
2:15PM - 2:45PM
Wednesday, October 7
760585

Jonathan Silver

Greenbanc Global - CEO

VC & Clean Energy Startups: Unexamined Progress
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
762074

Jill Sims

Energy Excelerator - Co-Founder & Manager of Demonstration Track

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Shagun Singh

Urban Matter Inc - Principal

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
761965

Veena Singla

Natural Resources Defense Council - Staff Scientist

Mainstreaming Green Chemistry
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
760598

Derek Sinns

Redeuces - Founder

760274

Anya Sirota

ONE Mile/Akoaki - Principal

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
766225

Joel Slayton

ZERO1: The Art and Technology Network - Executive Director

Place by Design: Data + Tech
11:00AM - 12:00AM
Monday, October 5
PXD Bootcamp - Art & Urban Prototyping
2:45PM - 3:15PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Don Smeller

10bitworks.com - Pres of 10 Bit Works

761964

Jon Smieja

Steelcase - Environmental Chemist

Mainstreaming Green Chemistry
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
761596

Cas Smith

Terrapin Bright Green - Biological Engineer

597824

Brett Snyder

Cheng+Snyder/UC Davis - Partner

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
PXD Bootcamp: Big Data, Big Narrative
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Michael Soileau

Comcast Cable - VP Planning & Strategy

Home Beyond Walls presented by ETS
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
732836

Mike Soucie

Nest Labs - Head of consumer product partnerships

Delivering Energy Savings Through Partnerships
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
754583

Joseph Speicher

Autodesk - Exec Dir

Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
484173

Aaron Steele

World Resources Institute - Chief Technology Officer

Space, Surveillance and Supply Chain Transparency
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Tuesday, October 6
760668

Jeff Stein

Orbital Insight - VP of Business Development

Space, Surveillance and Supply Chain Transparency
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Tuesday, October 6
762048

Sarah Stern

Purpose - Sr Strategist

Climate Action: Now Meme'ified!
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Kurt Stogdill

Austin Energy - Electric Vehicles & Emerging Technology

Distributed Energy and Prosumers presented by ETS
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Amanda Sturgeon

International Living Futures Institute - Executive Director

Place by Design: Urban Strategy
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Sridhar Sudarsan

IBM - CTO & Chief Architect, Watson Ecosystem, IBM Watson Group

A.I. for Reliability and Safety in Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7
596103

Lenora Suki

Bloomberg LP - Head of Sustainable Finance Product Strategy

767117

David Sunding

University of California Berkeley - Professor of Natural Resource Economics, Dept Chair Agricultural and Resource Economics

725063

Marsh Sutherland

CharityCheckin - CEO

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
767736

Philip Taynton

Mallinda LLC - Chief Technical Officer

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
762285

Chris Thomas

Fontinalis Partners LLC - Co-Founder & Partner

IoT Driving Game-Changing Energy & Mobility Technologies
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Dean Thompson

NoWait Inc - Chief Technology Officer

Encoding Empathy in Technology
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
740416

Adam Thomson

Krochet Kids International - VP of Impact

Missing-speaker

Gemma Tillack

Rainforest Action Network - Agribusiness Campaign Director

761329

Stephanie Triau

Dandelion Research Ltd / Bioserie brand - Managing Partner

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
767594

Sarah Truitt

NREL - Small Business Voucher Program Lead

Making Energy Data Accessible and Interoperable
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Wednesday, October 7
762029

David Tulauskas

General Motors Company - Dir of Sustainability

The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
761327

Chris Tuttle

Cotyledon Consulting Inc. - Co-Founder

Startup Showcase: Supply Chain + Product Innovation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Saskia Van Gendt

Method Products - Captain Planet

Chicago's South Side Green Industrial Revolution
11:15AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
579706

Alejandro Velez

Back to the Roots - Co-CEO/Co-Founder

Undoing Food and Redesigning the Cereal Box
2:50PM - 3:10PM
Monday, October 5
768155

Anna Walker

Levi Strauss & Co - Senior Director, Global Policy and Advocacy

Re-thinking the Supply Chain presented by Bloomberg BNA
10:45AM - 11:40AM
Tuesday, October 6
761966

Mike Wallace

BrownFlynn - Managing Director

762078

Andrew Watkins

SWA - Urban Designer

Place by Design: Urban Strategy
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
729429

Dan Watkins

Mercury Fund - Managing Dir

Startup Showcase: Internet of Things + Software
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
761491

Michael Webber

The University of Texas at Austin - Assoc Professor

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
Startup Showcase: Water
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
764394

Jon Weers

NREL - Sr Web Strategist and Application Engineer

Making Energy Data Accessible and Interoperable
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Wednesday, October 7
207718

Kyle Wiens

iFixit - CEO

Eternal Electronics & Other Curiosities
9:45AM - 10:45AM
Monday, October 5
760420

Mark Wight

GE Energy Ventures - Director - Strategy, Marketing & Operations

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Donele Wilkins

Green Door Initiative - CEO

#BlackLivesMatter in Advancing Energy Democracy
9:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
761820

Jeff Wilson PhD

Kasita - CEO & Professor Dumpster

539525

Todd Woody

Participant Media - Sr Editor/Environment

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
761325

Lu Yan

Yan Engines - CEO

Startup Showcase: Energy presented by Direct Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
760667

Carolyn Yarina

Sisu Global Health - CEO

Startup Showcase: Social Impact
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Monday, October 5
762288

Nella Young

Enterprise Community Partners - Program Dir, Natl Design Initiative

Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
762031

Gabi Zedlmayer

Hewlett-Packard - VP & Chief Progress Officer

The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
762000

Kate Zerrener

Environmental Defense Fund - Climate & Energy Project Mgr

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Shane Zhao

IDEO - Community Manager

Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
707554

Ethan Zindler

Bloomberg New Energy Finance - Head of Americas

Missing-speaker

Eric van Gemeren

Flowserve Corporation - Vice President of Research and Development

A.I. for Reliability and Safety in Energy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Wednesday, October 7