Agenda

Monday March 18, 2019

7:00 AM
Registration & Breakfast
 
8:00AM Sustainability Megatrends
Welcome from Peter Fusaro, Conference Founder & Chairman, Global Change Associates Inc.
Moderator: Barry Worthington, Executive Director, United States Energy Association
8:05 AM 18th Annual Wall Street Green Summit Curtain Opener
Peter C. Fusaro, Chairman, Global Change Associates
8;30 AM Momentum for Corporate Climate Action
Sue Reid, Vice President Climate & Energy, CERES
8:45 AM Cleantech Investment Today
Mark Austin, Venture Partner, Bright Capital
9:00 AM Oil & Gas ESG Best Practices
Diana Glassman, CEO & Founder, Integration Strategy
9;15 AM What Human Capital is Needed for the Green Economy
Kevin Brown, Senior Partner, Hobbs & Towne Inc.
9;30 AM Millentials Ideas About Sustainability
Njeri Mathu, CEO & Founder, Anacheza
9:45 AM Carbon Pricing Impacts on Corporate Valuations
Arnaud Brohe, CEO, CO2logic
10:00 AM New York's Green New Deal
Nick Querques, Program Manager, Technology to Market, NYSERDA
 
10:15 AM Sponsor Break
 
10:45 AM Green & Sustainable Finance: Focus on Renewable Resources
Moderator: David Manning, Director of Stakeholder & Community Relations, Brookhaven National Laboratory
10:45  Simplifying the Procurement of Offsite Renewables
Bob Kinscherf, Executive Director, National Accounts, Constellation
11:00 AM Regulatory Insights on Energy Storage
Mila Buckner, Associate, Hodgson Russ LLP
11:15 AM Solar Energy Updates
Nick Blitterswyk, CEO and Founder, UGE International
11:30 AM Renewables as an App Choice
Donna Sanders, CEO & Founder, Social Solar
11:45 AM Capital Market Strategies for Distributed Generation
Tooraj Arvajeh, Founder, Perl Street
12:00 PM How to Make Renewables More Appealing to Women
Julie Currid, COO and C0-Founder, Initiafy
12:15 PM Cleaning Waste and Making Green Fiber
Dane McSpedon, CEO, Hughes Energy
12:30 PM Insights Into Organic Waste Today & Opportunities for Investment
Matt de la Houssaye, Director, NYC Office, Global Green USA
 
 
1:00 PM
Sit Down Lunch & Networking, Sponsored by Hodgson Russ LLP
 
2:00 PM Conference Reconvenes
 
 
2:00 pm Technology Solutions in Fintech, Agtech & EnergyTech for Sustainability
Moderator: Les Neumann, iCanny
 
2:00 PM New Energy Storage Technology
Fred Winters, CEO, Urban Rezilient Energy
2:15 PM Blockchain Applications in Agtech
Tanzeel ur Rehman, Co-Founder and COO Virtual Force
2:30 PM IOT, Sensors, Measurement and Validation
Steve Levine, CEO, Atmos Air
2:45 PM Drones for Sustainability
Stephen Donofrio, Principal & Founder, Green Point Innovations
3:00 PM SaaS for Energy Storage
Nick Davis, Founder & CEO, Gridmarket
 
3:30 - 3:45 Afternoon Break
 
3:45 PM Investing for Impact 
Moderator: Kuni Chen, ESG Expert
 
3:45 PM EU Regulations and Tropial Forests and Agriculture
Nathalie Walker, Director, Tropical Forest & Agriculture, National Wildlife Federation
4:00 PM Using AI for Impact Investing
Stefan Pagacik, Founder & Principal, ai4impactinvesting.com
4:15 PM A New Model for Integrating Sustainable Technologies
Tony Saxton CEO, Terra Sustainable Technologies
4:30 PM Investor Risk From Deforestation In Emerging Markets
Matt Piotrowski, Senior Analyst, Climate Advisers
4:45 Investing in Oceans
Ted Janulis, Senior Advisor, Constellation Research & Technology
5:00 PM  Making ESG Investments Part of Your Portfolio
Bill Davis, Founder & Managing Director, Stance Capital
 
5:30 PM Conference Ends