TUESDAY · APRIL 3RD

 REGISTRATION OPEN 1:00PM-6:00PM

PRE-CONFERENCE PROGRAM  2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

 

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2:00PM-4:00PM:

  • Introductions
  • Power Networking
  • Tribe Building Exercise

4:00PM-4:30PM:

  • Embodiment and Values-Driven Leadership” with Lindsay Leopold

4:30PM-5:15PM:

  • The Microbiome's role in Human and Planetary Survival: Zach Bush, MD”

5:15PM-6:00PM:

  • Closing Power Networking & Introductions

WEDNESDAY · APRIL 4TH

REGISTRATION OPEN (8:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

 PRE-CONFERENCE PROGRAM (CONT.)  |  9:00AM-11:45AM

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CRYSTAL BALLROOM

(11TH FLOOR)

9:00am-11:00am (All Sessions Start at 9:00am):

  • Power Networking & Tribe Building

9:00am-11:45am (Sample List of Concurrent Sessions Only)

  • Mindful Meditation, with Gary Gach
  • “Reconnecting to Natural Intelligence in the Age of Technology”, with Catherine Cunningham, Eikosphere
  • “Exploring the Top Reasons for ESG and Impact Investing’, with Sam Adams, Vert Asset Management

OFFICIAL START OF CONFERENCE: POWER NETWORKING | 12:45 PM - 1:25 PM

CRYSTAL BALLROOM  (11TH FLOOR)

KEYNOTE SESSIONS   | 1:25 PM-2:20 PM

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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CRYSTAL BALLROOM (11TH FLOOR)

  • INTRODUCTION TO CONFERENCE: BEN BINGHAM, 3 SISTERS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT

  • WELCOME & CONFERENCE NOTES: JOHN ROSSER, FOUNDER OF SUSTAINATOPIA

  • KEYNOTE: ‘THE FUTURE OF SMART CITIES’ : GREG CURTIN, PhD, CivicConnect

 

                -     KEYNOTE: ABHISHEK HUMBAD, GOODERA

  • KEYNOTE: ‘CLEAN ENERGY REVOLUTION’: TOM VAN DYCK, RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #1  | 2:25 PM - 3:25 PM

      IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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COMMANDANTS BALLROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

 

LATEST INNOVATIONS WITHIN ESG (DISRUPTIONS ABOUND)

  • Megan Fielding, Nuveen (TIAA-CREF)
  • Andre Kamber, Dana Investment Advisors
  • Colin Shaw, Four Twenty Seven
  • Chris Doherty, EY

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

 

LEVERAGING STORYTELLING TO FOSTER SUCCESSFUL STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT

  • Guusje Bendeler, Think Parallax
  • Grady Lee, Give2Get
  • Curtis Overway, Natixis
  • Mark Eckhardt, COMMON
  • Mike Nilan, TreeZero

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH ROOM)

 

SEEKING 100% IMPACT PORTFOLIOS- COMPETITIVE RETURNS

              -    Amy Bennett, Impact Assets

              -    Adam Kanzer, Domini Impact Investments

              -    Tyler Jackson, LIIF

              -    Glen Yelton, OFI

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GENERAL AMES LIBRARY

(11TH FLOOR)

 

         DEEP DIVE INTO LATEST INNOVATIONS WITHIN AGRICULTURE (INCLUDING BIOTECH)

  • Ben Gruitt, Corn Refiners Association
  • Pamela Marrone, Marrone Bio Innovations
  • Dr. Zach Bush, Seraphic, Inc.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #2  | 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

 IM CW SC SI 

COMMANDANTS BALLROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

 

DISCOVERING THE RANGE OF POSSIBILITIES (ESG & Impact)

  • Samuel Adams, Vert Asset Management
  • Marty Mulvilhill, Managing Partner, Safer Made
  • Catherine Banat, Institutional Portfolio Manager, Access Capital Community Investment Fund
  • Cara Barr, New Day Investing
  • Geoff Eisenberg, The Ecosystem Integrity Fund

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      CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

 

 

EMBEDDING IMPACT, SUSTAINABILITY & INNOVATION WITHIN YOUR GLOBAL ORGANIZATION’S DNA

  • Rebecca Hamilton, Badger
  • Philippe Lacamp, Cathay Pacific
  • Annie Longsworth, RF Binder
  • Courteney Keating, Glass Lewis
  • Darcie Renn, Albertsons (Invited)

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

 

EMPOWERING WOMEN THROUGH INVESTMENT- A PRIMER

  • Kristy Wallace, Ellevate Networks
  • Pandwe Gibson, PhD, Ecotech Visions
  • Elizabeth Funk, Dignity Fund
  • 4th Speaker (To Be Announced)

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #3  | 4:35PM-5:35PM

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

 

         DOING WELL WHILE DOING GOOD:

IMPACT DRIVEN STARTUPS BUILDING TRIPLE BOTTOM LINE BUSINESSES

  • Ravi Mikkelsen, The CleanWeb
  • Aaron Clay, SunSwarm
  • Aylon Steinhart, The Good Food Institute
  • Caroline Taylor, EarthShift Global
  • Moderator: Heather Youngs, Open Philanthropy

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

 

 

MILLENNIALS & IMPACT: FROM THEIR OWN LIPS

  • Kyle Gardner, The PFG Group
  • Pandwe Gibson, Ecotech Visions
  • Chris Markl, Florida State University
  • Brady Halligan, The GREEN program
  • 5th Speaker (To Be Announced)

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COMMANDANTS BALLROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

EXTRA NETWORKING RECEPTION:

DISCOVERING THE RANGE OF POSSIBILITIES ESG & IMPACT

       

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #4  |   5:40PM-6:40PM

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

CITIES 2030: WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS

  • Gregory Curtin, CivicConnect
  • Gil Friend, City of Palo Alto
  • Albert Slap, Coastal Risk Consulting
  • Ed Morales, Marsh & McLennan

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

CREATIVE IMPACT INVESTMENT & FINANCE MODELS- EXPERTS HOLD COURT

  • Ben Bingham, Scarab Funds
  • Karl Sjogren, Fairshare Model
  • Breanna DiGiammarino, Indiegogo
  • Chintan Panchal, RPCK
  • Brian Beckon, Cutting Edge Capital

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HERITAGE ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

FOCUS ON INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR CAPACITY BUILDING + COLLABORATION

  • Kyle Brost, Spark Policy Institute
  • Ken Tsunoda, Tech Soup
  • Donald Hinkle-Brown, Reinvestment Fund
  • Bhavna Sivanand, UCLA
  • Brady Halligan, The GREEN Program

MAIN STAGE PRESENTATIONS  6:45pm - 7:30pm

 

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CRYSTAL BALLROOM

(11TH FLOOR)

  • INTRODUCTION: JOHN ROSSER, SUSTAINATOPIA

  • PLENARY: ENGAGING STAKEHOLDERS IN THE EVOLVING SUSTAINABILITY LANDSCAPE

MODERATOR: Abhishek Humbad, Goodera

SPEAKERS:

-  Patsy Doerr, Thomson Reuters

-  Carolyn Wheeler, Caesars Entertainment Corporation

NIGHT TIME RECEPTION & NETWORKING 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm

                                                                  COMMANDANTS BALLROOM (10TH FLOOR)

** END OF WEDNESDAY SESSION **

THURSDAY · APRIL 5TH

 

REGISTRATION OPEN (8:00 AM- 6:00PM)

POWER NETWORKING | 9:00 AM - 9:40 AM

KEYNOTE SESSIONS   | 9:40 AM - 10:30 AM

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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CRYSTAL BALLROOM

(11TH FLOOR)

  • OPENING: JOHN ROSSER, SUSTAINATOPIA

 

                -    LEADING IMPACT TO THE MAINSTREAM: ADAM KANZER, DOMINI IMPACT INVESTMENTS

                -   PLENARY SESSION: LEVERAGING DATA & TECHNOLOGY TO ADVANCE CORPORATE   CITIZENSHIP & COMPETITIVENESS

Moderator:  

  • Abhishek Humbad, Goodera

Speakers:

  • Mikhail Davis, Interface
  • Darcie Renn, Albertsons
  • Victor Wong, Gap, Inc.
  • Bruce Klafter, Flex

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #5  | 10:40AM-11:40AM

      IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

DYNAMIC APPROACHES FOR INTEGRATING ESG CRITERIA INTO INVESTMENT DECISION MAKING

  • Glen Yelton, OFI
  • Joshua Levine, RBC
  • Robert Schultz, Greentech Capital
  • Curtis Overway, Natixis
  • Andrew Olig, Eaton Vance

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

MOVING MONEY FOR GOOD (VOTE YOUR VALUES!)- PART 1

  • Sherwood Yuen, Just Invest
  • Dr. Cathy Key, World Tree
  • Kim Arnone, Cutting Edge Capital

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GENERAL AMES

(11TH FLOOR)

         

INNOVATIVE FINANCIAL MODELS WITHIN RENEWABLE ENERGY INVESTMENT

  • PD Madden, Eco Energy International
  • Roy Schwartz, Clean Power Group
  • Bruce Hagen, Citizens Climate Lobby
  • Ben Gaddy, Clean Energy Trust
  • Ben Peters, Correlate, Inc.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #6  | 11:45AM-12:45PM

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

INNOVATIVE P3 MODELS AROUND THE GLOBE

  • Justin Motika, Advantage Capital
  • Emily Etue, Abercrombie & Kent Philanthropy
  • Darren Sabo, Orange
  • Aliza Wasserman, RIPE Roadmap
  • Rob Monster, DigitalTown

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

ENGAGING COMMUNITIES & BUILDING NETWORKS FOR GOOD

  • Dr. Cathy Key, World Tree
  • Ed Morales, Marsh & McLennan
  • Mark Eckhardt, COMMON
  • Bobby Fishkin, ReframeIt

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GENERAL AMES LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

            LAUNCHING THE IMPACT FUND- A PRIMER (PART 1)

  • Todd Johnson, iParr LLC
  • Elizabeth Funk, Dignity Fund

 

LUNCH BREAK | 12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

POWER NETWORKING | 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM

KEYNOTE SESSIONS  | 2:40 PM - 3:55 PM

 

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CRYSTAL BALLROOM

(11TH FLOOR)

  • KEYNOTE SESSIONS:

“Let’s Talk About Nothing- The Challenge of Null Values & ESG Data”, with Glen Yelton, OFI

Top Reasons for ESG and Impact Investing”, Sam Adams, Vert Asset Management

Colin Mangham, Daily Brand Group

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #7  | 3:55 PM - 4:55 PM

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

IT ALL STARTS WITH DESIGN 

  • Colin Mangham, Daily Brand Group
  • Colleen Mahoney, Biomimicry expert and architect
  • Anukampa Freedom Gupta-Fonner, Design By Freedom
  • Saloni Shrestha, Agaati
  • Tamsin Woolley-Barker, Bio-Inspired Author/Consultant

 

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GENERAL AMES LIBRARY

(11TH FLOOR)

           

        SOCIAL IMPACT & TECHNOLOGY: SILICON VALLEY STORY

  • Wade Bitaraf, Plug ‘N Play Tech Center
  • Julie Mahowald, Housing Trust Silicon Valley
  • Moses Choi, Orange

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

         

MOVING MONEY FOR GOOD (VOTE YOUR VALUES!)- PART 2

  • Sonya Dreizler, Solutions With Sonya
  • Becca Shepherd, Tides
  • Aliza Wasserman, RIPE Roadmap

 

BREAKOUT SESSION #8 | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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GENERAL AMES BALLROOM

(11TH FLOOR)

         DRIVING IMPACT + ROBUST RETURNS THROUGH WATER & RENEWABLES INVESTING

  • Roy Schwartz, SKYH20
  • Elan Emanual, Water.org (invited)
  • Michael Gardner, AQAIX
  • William Kelly, Water Expert

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)              

FIXING THE PIPE- GOING MAINSTREAM WITH IMPACT INVESTING

  • Amy Bennett, Impact Assets
  • Donald Hinkle-Brown, Reinvestment Fund
  • Adam Connatser, Wright Connatser
  • Carol Zoubek, CJZ SRI Planning & Investment

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)                                  

FOCUS ON 2030: SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS UPDATE

    -    Colin Shaw, Four Twenty Seven

    -    Lester Crafton, CHOOOSE

    -    Sandra Curtis, Plastic Pollution Coalition

BREAKOUT SESSION #9  |   6:05 PM - 7:05 PM

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GENERAL AMES LIBRARY

(11TH FLOOR)

         

           A VIEW FROM THE SCRIBES // HOW MEDIA VIEWS THE IMPACT MOVEMENT

  • David Brodwin, US News & World Report
  • Anna Shen, Huffington Post
  • Michael Stoll, San Francisco Public Press

       

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

          FAMILY OFFICES & IMPACT // WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

  • Matt Nordgren, ARCADIAN FUND
  • Kyle Gardner, THE PFG Group
  • 3rd Speaker (To Be Announced)

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

INVESTING IN EARLY STAGE VENTURES- LESSONS LEARNED (PART 1)

  • Nick Brown, ClearPurchase
  • Chintan Panchal, RPCK
  • Veronica Celis, EnlightAID
  • Peter E. Raymond - Founder/CEO, SolveOS

 

NIGHT TIME RECEPTION & NETWORKING  | 7:05 PM - 7:45 PM

** END OF THURSDAY SESSION **

FRIDAY · APRIL 6TH

 

REGISTRATION OPEN // SESSIONS  (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

POWER NETWORKING (9:00 AM - 9:40 AM)

KEYNOTE SESSIONS  (9:40 AM - 10:30 AM)

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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  • MORNING NOTES: John Rosser, Sustainatopia

  • KEYNOTE: Planting for Prosperity: What happens when farmers, tree-huggers and investors unite- Dr. Cathy Key, World Tree

  • Keynote: Adam Connatser, Wright Connatser,

           Slowly But Surely … Legal Changes Supporting Sustainable Business and Impact Investing

BREAKOUT SESSIONS: #10  (10:35 AM - 11:35 PM)

     IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

Launching the Impact Fund (Part 2)

  • Todd Johnson, iParr LLC
  • Elizabeth Funk, Dignity Fund

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GENERAL AMES LIBRARY

(11TH FLOOR)

Latest Developments in Ethical Fashion

  • Anukampa Freedom Gupta-Fonner, Design By Freedom
  • Saloni Shrestha, Agaati
  • 3rd Speaker (To Be Announced) 

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

Sustainability and Transformative Technology (Including Big Data):

Latest Examples from Fortune 500s

  • Interactive session led by Jason Trager, PhD, Sustainabilist

BREAKOUT SESSIONS: #11  (11:40 AM - 12:40 PM)

     IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

 

  SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN CANNABIS

  • Elliott Marshall, Proper RX
  • Matthew Nordgren, St. Augustine Holdings
  • 3rd Speaker (To Be Announced)

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GENERAL AMES LIBRARY

(11TH FLOOR)

INNOVATION & IMPACT: PROFILES OF ROCK STAR PROJECTS AND LEADERS

  • Peter E. Raymond - Founder/CEO, SolveOS
  • Veronica Celis, EnlightAID
  • 3rd Speaker (To Be Announced)

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REGIMENTAL ROOM

(10TH FLOOR)

THE FUTURE OF ESG

  • R. Paul Herman, HIP Investor
  • Ben Bingham, 3 Sisters Sustainable Management
  • Sonya Dreizler, Solutions with Sonya

LUNCH BREAK  (12:40 PM - 2:10 PM)

DEEP DIVE SESSION: #12  (2:10 PM - 3:20 PM)

 IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Smart Cities, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LO  = Lifestyles & Health & Sustainability (LOHAS)

 MM  = Millennials 100

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CRYSTAL LOUNGE

(11TH FLOOR)

 The Big Idea: How Do Jumpstart & Elevate Your Projects + Your Life

  • including small circles discussions between corporations, investors, social entrepreneurs and experts & visionaries of all kinds

FINAL NETWORKING/WRAP UP TO CONFERENCE  (3:20 PM - 4:30 PM)