Agenda

Monday March 23, 2020 

7:00 AM
Registration & Breakfast
 
8:00 AM 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 and Partner, AV Group Ltd.
8:30 AM Financing for the Future
Julie Davitz, Head of Impact Solutions, Bank of the West/Paribas
8:45 AM Cleantech Investment in New York
Tim Hoffman, Progam Director, NYS Venture Exchange and Columbia Tech Ventures
9:00 AM Third Generation ESG Investing
Bahar Gidwani, Co-Founder and CTO, CSRHub
9:15 AM Millennials Ideas About Sustainability
Tinia Pina, Founder & CEO, Re-Nuble Inc.
9:30 AM How to Asess ESG & IMpact for Private Companies
Michelle Bongiovanni, CEO & Founder, HealRWorld
9:45 AM Implementing New York's Green New Deal
TBD, Technology to Market, NYSERDA (Confirmed)
10:00 ESG & T
Andrea Bonime-Blanc, CEO & Founder, GEC Risk Advisory
 
10:15 AM Sponsor Break
 
10:45 AM Green & Sustainable Finance: Focus on Renewable Resources
Moderator: Tom Blum, Partner, GC Andersen and NYSERDA Innovation Officer
11:00  Topic and Speaker to be determined
Constellation Speaker Confirmed
11:15 AM Insights on Energy Storage
Speaker from Hodgson Russ LLP (Confirmed)
11:30 AM Solar Energy Updates
Nick Blitterswyk, CEO and Founder, UGE International
11:45 AM Venture Debt and Other Financial Tools for Startups
TBA
12:00 PM TBA
Tooraj Arvajeh, Co_founder & CXO, Perl Street
12:15 PM Innovations in the Circular Economy: Reducing the Waste Stream
TBD
12:30 PM What Energy Efficiency Means for NYC
Frank Maricic, Co-Chair, NYC 2030 District 
 
 
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: Robert Parker, Managing Director, SIF Capital Advisers
 
2:00 PM Saas for Distrisbuted Energy Resources 
Nick Davis, Founder & CEO, Girdmarket
2:15 PM Power Over Ethernet: Advanced Energy Effiiciency Building Tech
Dario Gristina, Founder & CEO, CPL Group USA
2:30 PM New Water Nanotech
Jonathan Levine, Founder & CEO, Folia Water
2:45 PM Drones for Sustainability
Stephen Donofrio, Principal & Founder, Green Point Innovations
3:00 PM Reversible Fuel Cells for the Hydrogen Economy
Paul Matter, CTO & Founder, Power to Hydrogen
 
 
3:30 - 3:45 Afternoon Break
 
3:45 PM Investing for Impact 
Moderator: Kuni Chen, ESG Expert
 
3:45 PM Impact Investing
Ben Bingham, Chairman, 3 Sisters Funds
4:00 PM The Nordic Strategy on ESG & Impact
Karl Andersen, Managing Director, AV Growth Fund
4:15 PM Investing in The Circular Economy
Allison Shapiro, Executive Director, Closed Loop Partners
4:30 PM Forestry
TBD
4:45 Investing in Oceans
Christian Lim, Co-Founder,  Blue Ocean Partners, LLC from Paris
5:00 PM  Making ESG Investments Part of Your Portfolio or Thematic Investing for ESG
TBD
 
5:30 PM Conference Ends