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April 26-30, 2021

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2021 20th Anniversary Wall Street Green Summit program & sessions

Monday, April 26, 2021

New Models for Sustainable Finance


 
Moderator: Paul Ellis, Principal, Paul Ellis Consulting
 
10:00am
Introduction
Sheila Hollis, Chairperson, United States Energy Association & Of Counsel Duane Morris LLP
 
10:10am
Keynote
Peter Fusaro, Chairman, Global Change Associates
 
10:30am
Innovations in Green Bonds
Sean Kidney, Founder, Green Bonds
 
10:50am
Sustainable Finance 101
Rebecca Self, Director Sustainable Finance, South Pole
 
11:10am
New Financing Models for Sustainability
Tooraj Arvajeh, Founder & CEO, Perl Street
 
11:30am
How Millennials and GenX View Sustainability
Julia Samson, Analyst, BNP Paribas
 
11:50am
Human Capital for Sustainability
Aisha Williams, Founder & CEO, ImpactVest
 

Sponsored by OneTrust


 

ESG Data Reporting and Software Solutions


 
Moderator: Lou Coppola, Partner, Governance & Accountability Institute
 
1:00pm
Latest Developments on ESG and Climate
Emilie Mazzacurati, Global Head of Moodys Climate Solutions
 
1:20pm
ESG & T Strategy for Sustainable Organizational Resilience
Andrea Bonime-Blanc, Founder & CEO, GEC Risk Advisory
 
1:40pm
The S in ESG
Bonnie Lyn de Bartok, Founder & CEO, S Factor
 
2:00pm
Software Solutions for ESG & Private Equity
Toby Robertson, Head of ESG InvestorPortal, Greenstone
 
2:20pm
Best Practices for an Enterprise Suppliers Program
Phil Redman, Offering Lead, OneTrust ESG
 
2:40pm
Asset Managers & Banks and the New Administration's Climate Risk Requirements
Joseph Lake, COO, The Climate Service
 
3:00pm
Translating ESG Into Impact
Sandra Myburgh, CEO, FERN Impact Partners LLC 
 
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, Greenstone Software, The Climate Service


Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Agtech and the Regenerative Economy


 
Moderator: Julie Davitz, Head of Impact Solutions, Wealth Management, Bank of the West/BNP Paribas
 
10:00am
Economics and the Future of Food
Daniel Nelson, Founder & CEO, Grow Computer  
 
10:20am
Why We Need a Forest Positive Future
Stephanie Cardenas, Manager, Forests at CDP
 
10:40am
Investing in Agtech in Latin America
Flavio Zaclis, Founding Partner, Barn Investimentos
 
11:00am
Proven Commercial Indoor Agriculture in UAE
Terence Bolden, Managing Director and CEO at STUDPAC MUSA Corporation
 
11:20am
State of Plant-Based Entrepreneurship
Noah Hyams, Founder & CEO, VEGPRENEUR
 
11:40pm
Remaking Meat to Save the Planet
Bruce Friedrich, Executive Director, The Good Food Institute
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, AquaBounty, Barn Investimentos


 

Energy Tech Solutions


 
Moderator: Tom Blum, Partner, GC Andersen and NYSERDA Innovation Officer
 
1:00pm
Green City Efforts in New York City & Beyond
TJ Navarro, Sales Director, Efficiency Made Easy (EME), Constellation
 
1:20pm
Update on Offshore Wind in New York State
Mila Buckner, Senior Associate, Hodgson Russ LLP
 
1:40am
Corporate Response to Climate Change
Scott Tew, VP Sustainability & Managing Director for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability, Trane Technologies  
 
2:00pm
Commercial Solar Energy Updates
Nick Blitterswyk, Founder & CEO, UGE
 
2:20pm
Scaling Innovation in Clean Energy
Kristin Barbato, Founder & CEO, Build Edison
 
2:40pm
Time for Wave Energy to Enter Commercialization
Jonas Kamf, CEO, Waves4Power
 
3:00pm
Sector Driven Approach to Early Stage Cleantech Investing
Abijit Aji, Managing Principal, Ascender Capital Partners
 
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, Constellation, Hodgson Russ, TRANE Technologies


Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Greening Buildings for the Built Environment


 
Moderator: Nick Aster, Marketing Director, North America, South Pole
 
10:00am
PACE Lending for Clean Energy & Energy Efficiency
Greg Saunders, CFO, Ygrene Energy Fund Inc.
 
10:20am
Mortgage Financing to Increase Liquidity for Energy Efficient Properties
Simone Beaty, Senior Director, Affordable Lending Product Development, Freddie Mac
 
10:40am
Community Benefit Financing
Mary Kathryn Lynch, CFO Renew Financial
 
11:00am
Financing Energy Efficiency in Spain
Eduardo Brunet, Founder & CEO, Greenward Partners
 
11:20am
Clean Energy, Green Building and Decarbonization
Gregory Kats, Founder & CEO, Smart Surfaces Coalition
 
11:40am
Decarbonization for Urban Building Owners
Brian Asparro, COO, CarbonQuest
 
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, Ygrene Energy Fund, Renew Financial


 

Oceantech and Watertech


 
Moderator: Rob Parker, Principal, SiF Capital Advisors
 
1:00pm
Ocean & Tech
Daniella Fernandez, Founder & CEO, Sustainable Ocean Alliance
 
1:20pm
Venture Capital in Ocean Technology
Christian Lim, Founder, Blue Oceans Partners
 
1:40pm
Innovative Methods of Sustainable Reef Restoration
Mara Haseltine, Artist
 
 

Sponsored by OneTrust


Accelerating the Hydrogen Economy


 
Moderator: Rob Parker, Principal, SiF Capital Advisors
 
2:00pm
Reversible Fuel Cells
Paul Matter, Founder & CTO, Power to Hydrogen
 
2:20pm
New Hydrogen Technology
Pat Sapinsley, Managing Director, CleanTech Initiatives, Urban Future Lab / NYC ACRE
 
2:40pm
The Productive Renewable Energy Site is the Future Clean Oilfield
Keen Yee, CEO, Galaxy FCT
 
3:00pm
Hydrogen in China
Yuki Yu, Founder & Independent Researcher, Chinese Clean Power Policy & Market Insights
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, Power to Hydrogen


Thursday, April 29, 2021

Impact Investing Funds & Impact Story Telling


 
Moderator: Kuni Chen, ESG & Impact Advisor
 
10:00am
Water as an Impact Strategy
Christine Martini, CEO, RenoVoBlu LLC
 
10:20am
Diversity Investing
Silvio Pupo, CEO, Logos Capital Group
 
10:40am
The Circular Economy
Ron Gonen, CEO, Closed Loop Partners
 
11:00am
Scaling Nordic Clean Technology
Karl Andersen, Founder & CEO, AV Group Sarl
 
11:20am
Investing in Impact Through Scaling What Works
Shankari Mylvganam, Director of Strategy and Global Partnerships, Unreasonable Group
 
11:40am
Customizing a Values Based Portfolio
Zach Conway, Founder & CEO, Seed Investor
 

Sponsored by OneTrust


ESG Investment for Greening Critical Materials Supply Chain


 
Moderator: Rob Parker, Principal, SiF Capital Advisors
 
1:00pm
Carbon Neutral Commodities
Joe Raia, Chief Commercial Officer, Abaxx Exchange
 
1:20pm
Sustainable Mining
Don Bubar, President & CEO, Avalon Advanced Materials
 
1:40pm
Critical Materials are Essential for the Energy Transition: What is the Opportunity for Investors?
Stephen D'Esposito, President & CEO, RESOLVE
 
2:00pm
First Nations Perspective on Natural Resource Development & Importance for Transition to Green Solutions
Allen Edzerza, First Nations
 
2:20pm
Source & Supply of Critical Minerals - Challenges & Opportunities
John Thompson, Honorary Professor Sustainable Resources, University of Bristol
 
2:40pm
How Financial Institutions are Looking to Decarbonize Their Steel Portfolios
Lucy Kessler, Co-Lead Steel, Center for Climate-Aligned Finance
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, Abaxx Exchange, Avalon Advanced Materials


Friday, April 30, 2021

Technology for Climate Change Solutions


 
Moderator: David Manning, Brookhaven National Lab
 
10:00am
Corporate Solutions for Climate Change
John Keppler, Co-founder, Chairman & CEO, Enviva
 
10:20am
Lowering Energy Demand with Innovative Materials to Achieve Climate Resilience
Alex More, TMX Technologies
 
10:40am
Breakthrough in Battery Technology
Teague Egan, CEO, EnergyX
 
11:00am
Greentech Solutions for Latin America
Tiago Brasil Rocha, Founder & CEO, Build from Scratch
 
11:20am
The GreenLoop: Geothermal Energy
Andy Van Horn, Director of Applied Research, GreenFire Energy Inc
 
11:40am
Net Zero and Carbon Offsets: Credible and Science-based Corporate Goals
Stephen Donofrio, Director, Ecosystem Marketplace (an initiative of Forest Trends)
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, TMX Technologies, Enviva


 

AI and Sustainability


 
Moderator: David Garrison, Co-Founder & Publisher, Climate & Capital Media
 
1:00pm
Creating Carbon Credits Through Fintech in the Amazon
Luis Adaime, Founder & CEO, MOSS Earth
 
1:20pm
Spatial Finance & Natural Capital Risks: Manufacturing, Chemicals & Plastics
Gabriel Thoumi, Head of Plastics Programme & Director of Financial Markets, Planet Tracker
 
1:40pm
Transporting People & Goods: Infrastructure Decisions & Big Data
David Miller, Founder & Executive Director, 3DATX Corporation
 
2:00pm
Saving Elephants and Biodiversity Through AI
Eric Dinerstein, Director of Biodiversity and Wildlife Solutions, Resolve
 
2:20pm
What Role Can AI Play in the Energy Transition
Peter Doherty, Founder & President, Red Sky Intelligence
 
2:40pm
Building Impact Community Through Technology
Denise Hayman-Loa, CEO, Carii, Inc.
 

Sponsored by OneTrust, 3DATX Corporation, MOSS Earth


Select the Wall Street Green Summit daily webinar session(s) that you wish to attend:

WSGS Webinar

April 26

Sustainable Finance
ESG Solutions &
Data Reporting

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April 27

AgTech &
Regenerative Economy
Energy Tech

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April 28

Greening Buildings
Oceantech
Hydrogen Economy

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April 29

Impact Investing
ESG for Critical Material Companies

WSGS Webinar

April 30

Tech for Climate Change
AI & Sustainability    
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Cancellation Policy

Terms and Conditions

Should you be unable to attend, a substitute is welcome at no extra charge. Credit will be given up to two weeks before the event (April 12, 2021). The company regrets that no refunds will be made for cancellations received less than 2 weeks prior to the conference.