Climate Leadership Awards Dinner
Join us in celebrating the 2020 Climate Leadership Award winners on Thursday, March 5th at the Westin Book Cadillac in Detroit. The reception and awards dinner will honor exemplary efforts to address the climate crisis and outstanding action taken by corporate, organizational, and individual leaders in the U.S.
William K. Reilly, the recipient of the inaugural Climate Pioneer Award, will provide the evening’s keynote.
Mr. Reilly has had a remarkable career spanning public service, non-governmental organizations, and finance. He served as Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency from 1989 to 1993. In addition, he was president and chairman of the board of World Wildlife Fund; president of The Conservation Foundation; director of the Rockefeller Task Force on Land Use and Urban Growth; as well as many other influential roles.
Devin Scillian, news anchor for WDIV, NBC affiliate, Detroit, is the evening’s emcee. Mr. Scillian has been honored for his work both at home and abroad. Four times he has won the Edward R. Murrow Award, one of the highest honors in broadcast journalism. He is also the award-winning author of 20 children’s books, and an accomplished musician and songwriter.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, 38th Governor of California, will give congratulatory remarks by video.
7:00pm Dinner & Awards Ceremony
Individual Tickets: $225
REGISTER HERE for the the dinner or for the full conference (dinner included).
Keynote Speaker William K. Reilly
News Anchor Devin Scillian, Emcee
Arnold Schwarzenegger, speaking by video
About the Climate Leadership Awards
The Climate Leadership Awards is a national awards program that recognizes and incentivizes exemplary corporate, organizational, and individual leadership in response to climate change. The winners are leading the way in managing and reducing greenhouse gas emissions in their operations and supply chains.
The 2020 Climate Leadership Award winners will be announced during an inspiring awards ceremony on March 5th that includes dinner and remarks from notable guest speakers. Conference delegates receive a complimentary ticket to the awards ceremony.
Organizational Leadership Award: Recognizes organizations that not only have their own comprehensive greenhouse gas inventories and aggressive emissions reduction goals, but also exemplify extraordinary leadership in their internal response to climate change, and engagement of their peers, partners, and supply chain.
Individual Leadership Award: Recognizes individuals demonstrating extraordinary leadership both in addressing climate change and engaging their organization, peers, and partners.
Supply Chain Leadership Award: Recognizes organizations that have their own comprehensive greenhouse gas inventories and aggressive emissions reduction goals and demonstrate they are at the leading edge of managing greenhouse gas emissions in their organizational supply chains.
Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management (Goal Setting Certificate): Recognizes organizations that publicly report and verify organization-wide greenhouse gas inventories and publicly set aggressive greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals.
Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management (Goal Achievement Award): Recognizes organizations that publicly report and verify organization-wide greenhouse gas inventories and achieve aggressive greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals.
Innovative Partnership Certificate: Recognizes organizations working collaboratively on leading edge climate initiatives. Partnerships have collectively established objectives to measurably address greenhouse gas reduction goals and/or adaptation and resilience activities.
More information is available in the Awards FAQ.
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