Agenda

Monday March 25, 2019

8:00 AM
Registration & Breakfast
 
9:00AM Sustainability Megatrends
Welcome from Peter Fusaro, Conference Founder & Chairman, Global Change Associates Inc.
Moderator: Barry Worthington, Executive Director, United States Energy Association
9:05 AM 18th Annual Wall Street Green Summit Agenda for the Future
Peter C. Fusaro, Chairman, Global Change Associates Inc.
9:15 AM Key Trends in Corporate Sustainability
TBD
9:45 AM  Cleantech Investment Update
TBA
10:00 AM Leveraging ESG to Increase Financial Returns
Diana Glassman, CEO & Founder, Integration Strategies
10:00 AM What Human Capital is Needed for the Green Economy
TBA
10:15  AM Millennials Ideas About Sustainability
TBA
 
 
10:30 AM Sponsor Break
 
11:00 AM Green & Sustainable Finance: Focus on Renewable Resources
Moderator: David Manning, Director of Stakeholder & Community Relations, Brookhaven National Laboratory
TBA
11:00 AM Investment Opportunities in the Renewables Sector in the Cameroon
Atabongfack Maurice, Sub-Director of Renewable Energy, Ministry of Energy & Water Resources, Cameroon
11:15 AM Solar Yieldcos Evaluation
TBA
11:30 AM Capital Market Strategies for Distributed Generation
TBA
11:45AM A New Initiative: Columbia's Cleantech Ventures Offering
TBA
12:00 PM Innovations in AgTech
Charlotte Kim, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati
12:15 PM Hydrogen Breakthroughs for Transportation & Energy Storage
TBA
12:30 PM Insights Into Organic Waste Today & Opportunities for Investment
Matt de la Houssaye, Director, NYC Office, Global Green USA
 
1:00 PM
Sponsored Sit Down Lunch & Networking
 
2:00 PM Conference Reconvenes
 
2pm Keynote Address
 
2:30 pm Technology Solutions in Fintech, Agtech & EnergyTech for Sustainability
Moderator: Les Neumann, ICANny
 
2:30 PM Blockchain Applications & Sustainability 
TBA
2:45 PM Blockchain & Natural Capital
TBA
3:00 PM Agtech as an Entrepreneur
TBA
3:15 PM Drones for Sustainability
Stephen Donofrio, Principal & Founder, Green Point Innovations
3:30 PM SaaS for Energy Storage
Nick Davis, Founder & CEO, Gridmarket
 
 
3:45 - 4:00 Afternoon Break
 
4:00 PM Investing for Impact 
Moderator:  TBA
 
4:00 PM Private Equity as an Impact Investment Strategy
TBA
4:15 PM A New Model for Integrating Sustainable Technologies
Tony Saxton and Byron Attridge, Terra Sustainable Technologies
4:30 Nature and Impact Investing
Kuni Chen, Director, Impact Investments NatureVest (Nature Conservancy)
4:45PM Thematic Investment Strategy
Bill Page, Portfolio Manager, Essex Global Environmental Opportunities Strategies (GEOS)
5:15 Green Bonds: Derisking Deals to Maximize Returns
Phillip Ludvigsen, Senior Associate, First Environment
 
5:30PM Conference Ends
 
6:00 to 8:00 PM Sponsored Cocktail Reception 
Venue is TBD