Agenda

Monday March 19, 2018

7:00 AM
Registration & Breakfast
8:00 AM Corporate Sustainability Leadership
Welcome from Peter Fusaro, Conference Founder & Chairman, Global Change Associates and EVP, 41 North Partners LLC
Moderator: Barry Worthington, Executive Director, United States Energy Association
8:05 AM 17th Annual Wall Street Green Summit Curtain Raiser
Peter C. Fusaro, Chairman, Global Change Associates Inc.
8:15 AM Keynote: Key Trends in Corporate Sustainability
TBD
8:45 AM  Where We Are in Cleantech Now
Jeff Cianci, Managing Director, 41 North Partners LLC
9:00 AM A Canadian Perspective on Renewables & Cleantech Investment
Ian Philp, Canadian Trade Comissioner (Cleantech)
9:30 What Human Capital is Needed for the Green Economy
Hobbes & Towne (Invited)
9:45 AM The Changing Nature of Philantrophy Investing Toawrd Impact Investing
Julie Shafer, Head of Strategic Partnerships & Purpose Investing, Bank of the West/BNP Paribas
10:00 AM Millennials Ideas About Sustainability
Njeri Mathu, Founder & CEO, AnaCheza, Sustainability Expert
 
 
10:15 AM Sponsor Break
 
10:45 AM Innovations in Renewable Energy Finance 
Moderator: David Manning, Director of Stakeholder & Community Relations, Brookhaven National Laboratory
10:45 AM Renewables as a Utility Strategy
Jill Anderson, EVP, Chief Commercial officer (New York Power Authority (Invited)
11:00 AM How the Regulatory Structure Can Enhance Energy Storage
Dan Spitzer, Partner, Hodgson Russ LLP
11:15 Am Building Integrated Photovolatics: The Next Wave of Solar for Cities
Senior Executive, ONYX
11:30 AM Which Way is the Wind Blowing Under Trump
TBD
11:45 AM EVs Today
Tony Sexton, CEO, Austin Electric
12:00 PM Innovations in AgTech
Charlotte Kim, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati
12:15 PM Hydrogen Making Breakthrough for Transportation & Energy Storage
Jack Mosel, Executive Partner, Secure Supply USA
12:30 PM Insights Into Organic Waste Today & Opportunities for Investment
Matt de la Houssaye, Global Green USA
 
1:00 PM
Sit Down Lunch & Networking Sponsored by Hodgson Russ
 
2:00 PM Conference Reconvenes
 
New Business Models for Fintech & EnergyTech for Sustainability
Moderator: Les Neumann, ICANny
 
2:00 PM Energy Storage
TBA
2:20 PM Clean Air as an ESG Solution
Steve Levine, CEO, AtmosAir/Clean Air Group (invited)
2:35 Using Blockchain for Energy
Igor Lilic, Enterprise & Delivery at ConsenSys
2:50 PM Solar Plus Storage Plus IT
Arnold Leitner, Founder & CEO, You Solar (Invited)
3:05 PM Rise of Microgrids
Princeton Power (Invited)
3:20 PM Community Energy Efficiency & Solar
Senior Executive,  BlocPower
 
3:35 PM Afternoon Break
 
3:50 PM Impact Investing Strategies
Moderator:  TBD
 
4:10 PM Water as an Asset Class
Disque Dean, SAM
4:25PM Public Equities as a Thematic Investment Strategy
Bill Page, Essex Investments
4:40 PM Microfinance for Clean Energy & Clean Water
Nicola Armacost, CEO, Arc Finance (Invited)
4:55 PM Forestry: Afforestation & Reforestation
Gabriel Thoumi, Director, Capital Markets Research, Climate Advisers
5:15 PM 
Delilah Rothenberg, Pegasus Capital Advisors
5:30PM Conference Ends