Speakers

760365

Iris Andrews

Purpose - Sr Strategist/Here Now

Climate Action: Now Meme'ified!
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
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
201723

Nick Aster

Triplepundit.com - Founder & Publisher

762079

Ana Baptista

New School - Asst Prof, Environmental Policy & Sustainability Mgmt

Place by Design: Resilience
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
636817

Darren Beck

Sprint - Dir Environmental Initiatives & CR Innovation

Eternal Electronics & Other Curiosities
10:45AM - 11:45AM
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.org - Partner & Industrial Design Dir

Creating the Voting Experience of the Future
4:00PM - 4:30PM
Monday, October 5
760362

Gia Biagi

StudioGang Architects - Urbanism & Civic Impact

Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Monday, October 5
673086

Kory Bieg

OTA+ - Owner

Place by Design: Data + Tech
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Ben Bixby

Nest Labs - General Manager, Energy Products

Delivering Energy Savings Through Partnerships
2:15PM - 2:45PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

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 – a Race to 54.5mpg
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Jay Bolus

MBDC - President

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

Prasad Boradkar

Arizona State University - Professor

759952

Debbie Brodt-Giles

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

Making Energy Data Accessible and Interoperable
10:00AM - 10:30AM
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
760799

Jamie Brown-Hansen

European Biomimicry Alliance - Managing Partner/BSwiss

760584

Paul Bunje

XPRIZE - Sr Dir, Oceans

This is Your Ocean on Acid
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Monday, October 5
650376

Henk Campher

Edelman - Senior Vice President, Business & Social Purpose and Managing Director, Sustainability at Edelman

Missing-speaker

Amy Chester

Rebuild by Design - Managing Dir

Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Monday, October 5
537574

Katherine Collins

Honeybee Capital - Founder & CEO

Missing-speaker

Elizabeth Corr

China-Us Energy Efficiency Alliance/NRDC - Manager of Art Partnerships

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Lisa Dokken

Columbia University - Biomimicry Professional & Instructor

761600

Mark Dorfman

Biomimicry 3.8 - Biomimicry Chemist

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
Missing-speaker

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

Creating Content with Values Integration
2:15PM - 2:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
760582

Scott Fallon

Sabic - GM Automotive Mktg Innovative Plastics

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

Steve Feldstein

U.S. State Department - 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

Paul Firth

UL Environment - Product Manager

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!
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
760538

Scott Fossel

The Biomimicry Institute - Business Dev Dir

Missing-speaker

Robert Fraley

Monsanto - Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
740424

Alicia Garza

National Domestic Workers Alliance - Special Projects Dir

#BlackLivesMatter in Advancing Energy Democracy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
760544

Timote Georges

Smallholder Farmer Alliance - Exec Dir & Co-Founder

747112

Manvi Goel

Green Town Labs - Dir of Strategic Partnerships Initiative

Startup Bootcamp: To Market, To Market!
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Wednesday, October 7
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
760359

Michael Green

Center For Environmental Health - Exec Dir

Missing-speaker

Toby Herzlich

Biomimicry for Social Innovation - Founder

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

762002

Mark Jordan

Austin Water - Water Conservation Program Coord

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
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
762013

Harlan Kelly

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission - General Manager

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Tuesday, October 6
762062

Victoria Keziah

Net Generative LLC - Principal

720844

Grace Kim

GOODcorps - Dir of Strategy

Can Brands Really be "Good"?
10:45AM - 11:15AM
Monday, October 5
Place by Design: Social Impact
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Hannah Kreiswirth

Purpose - Head of Creative/ Creative Dir

Climate Action: Now Meme'ified!
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
761819

Remy Labesque

Kasita - Industrial Designer

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

Missing-speaker

Cat Lazaroff

Resource Media - Mgr, Women at the Center

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

Harrison Leaf

SteamaCo - CEO

Lose Less, Change More: Impact Investing in Africa
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Tuesday, October 6
761393

David Lear

Dell Inc - Executive Director, Sustainability

Eternal Electronics & Other Curiosities
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Joann Lighty

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

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
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

761790

Liz Maberry

Direct Energy - Sr. Director, Innovation

Being Bought: A Startup Founders Guide
11:15AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
761786

Mark Magaña

GreenLatinos - Pres & CEO

Mobilizing U.S. Latinos to #ActOnClimate
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
734870

Sachin Malhan

Ashoka's Changemakers - Exec Partner

Encoding Empathy in Technology
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
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 – a Race to 54.5mpg
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
761597

Tom McKeag

Zygote Quarterly - Co-Founder & Editor

675678

Robert McMahan

Kettering University - Pres

It’s a Sprint, Not a Marathon – a Race to 54.5mpg
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
491735

Erin Meezan

Interface3 - Vice President of Sustainability

Missing-speaker

Kara Mergl

World Animal Protection - Manager, Corporate Engagement

Missing-speaker

Theresa Millard

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

505493

Tim Mohin

AMD - Dir/Corporate Responsibility

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
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Monday, October 5
Regenerative Public Art for Living Cities
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Rob Moore

Natural Resources Defense Council - Sr Water Analyst

Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
2:15PM - 3:15PM
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!
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Sean O'Malley

SWA - Managing Principal

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

Doug Paige

Cleveland Institute of Art - Associate Professor - Industrial Design

760087

Jacqueline Patterson

NAACP - Director, Environmental and Climate Justice

#BlackLivesMatter in Advancing Energy Democracy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
420395

Sean Peoples

Woodrow Wilson Center - Multimedia Producer

Sex & Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday, October 7
760587

Nancy Pfund

DBL Investors - Managing Partner

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

Lance Pierce

CDP - President, North America

The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Daniel Pittman

OMA - Business Mgr for Strategy & Innovation

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

Adrianna Quintero

Natural Resources Defense Council - Sr Atty

Mobilizing U.S. Latinos to #ActOnClimate
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
568461

Shalini Ramanathan

RES Americas - VP Origination

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

Curtis Ravenel

Bloomberg - Global Head, Sustainable Business and Finance Group,

Missing-speaker

Jean Redfield

Next Energy - President & CEO

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

Michael Rigg

Morgan Stanley - VP

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

George Roter

Mozilla - Participation Labs Leader

Encoding Empathy in Technology
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
761599

Erin Rovalo

Biomimicry 3.8 - Senior Principal

760363

Michael Sachse

Opower - SVP of Mktg, Business Dev & Regulatory Affairs

Tech is Teaching Old Energy Policy New Tricks
2:35PM - 2:50PM
Wednesday, October 7
Missing-speaker

Megan Schuknecht

The Biomimicry Institute - Dir of Design Challenges

708314

David Schwartz

Argodesign - Design

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

Lauren Serota

Studio D Radiodurans - Creative Director

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

Javier Sierra

Sierra Club - Bi-lingual Media Strategist

Mobilizing U.S. Latinos to #ActOnClimate
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
760585

Jonathan Silver

Greenbanc Global - CEO

VC & Clean Energy Startups: Unexamined Progress
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
761965

Veena Singla

Natural Resources Defense Council - Staff Scientist

Mainstreaming Green Chemistry
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Wednesday, October 7
760274

Anya Sirota

ONE Mile/Akoaki - Principal

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

Mike Soucie

Nest Labs - Head of consumer product partnerships

Delivering Energy Savings Through Partnerships
2:15PM - 2:45PM
Wednesday, October 7
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 Dev

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

Sarah Stern

Purpose - Sr Strategist

Climate Action: Now Meme'ified!
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Tuesday, October 6
740416

Adam Thomson

Krochet Kids International - VP of Impact

Missing-speaker

David Tulauskas

General Motors Company - Director of Sustainability

The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Katharina Unger

Livin Studio - Founder & Industrial Designer

Bugs in your home: Designing Nature for Humans
2:55PM - 3:10PM
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
Missing-speaker

Mike Wallace

BrownFlynn - Managing Director

Missing-speaker

Andrew Watkins

SWA - Urban Designer

Place by Design: Urban Strategy
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Tuesday, October 6
Missing-speaker

Michael Webber

The University of Texas at Austin - Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Wednesday, October 7
207718

Kyle Wiens

iFixit - CEO

Eternal Electronics & Other Curiosities
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Monday, October 5
Missing-speaker

Donele Wilkins

Green Door Initiative - CEO

#BlackLivesMatter in Advancing Energy Democracy
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Tuesday, October 6
761820

Jeff Wilson PhD

Professor Dumpster - CEO & Professor Dumpster

700468

McGee Young

MeterHero - Founder/CEO

Missing-speaker

Gabi Zedlmayer

Hewlett-Packard - VP & Chief Progress Officer

The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
9:30AM - 10:30AM
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

Rana el Kaliouby

Affectiva - Co-founder and Chief Science Officer

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