Why Attend?

Top Reasons to Attend the Climate Leadership Conference

Build Strategic Business Connections

Connect with a global audience of climate, energy, and sustainability thought leaders and decision makers addressing climate change in their operations.

Gain New Insights

Engage leaders in the sustainability field, and build upon professional development goals through an interactive program agenda that addresses climate solutions and best practices, risk and resilience, and navigating current policy and innovative financing.

Join the Nation’s Leaders on Climate

Celebrate and Collaborate with the Nation’s Leaders on Climate through networking events, strategy exchange sessions, and the Climate Leadership Awards Dinner.

Who Attends?

Don’t miss your opportunity to convene with the nation’s leading decision-makers, practitioners, and thought leaders in the areas of climate, energy, and sustainability.

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Business Executives

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Government Officials

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Academics and Non-profit Professionals

Delegates registered for the 2020 Climate Leadership Conference include:

  • Degrees; CEO
  • 3Degrees; Regulatory Affairs
  • 3M; EHS Specialist
  • Adelante Consulting, Inc.; Manager, Government Programs
  • Adelante Consulting, Inc.; President
  • Adelante Consulting; Environmental Coordinator
  • American Airlines; Head of ESG
  • American Gas Association; Director Energy Markets Policy
  • American Green Bank Consortium; Director
  • Anheuser-Busch; VP Procurement & Sustainability
  • ANSI National Accreditation Board; Director, Environmental Accreditation Programs
  • ANSI National Accreditation Board; Senior Coordinator, Environmental Accreditation Programs
  • Arbor Day Foundation; Lead, Forestry Carbon Markets & NCS
  • Atlantic Council; Director, Adrienne Arsht – Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center
  • Baker Hughes; Sr. Industry Affairs Leader
  • Bank of America; Global Environmental Operations Manager
  • BASF; Resilience Director, Disaster Durable Solutions
  • Biohabitats; Bioregion Team Leader
  • Blue Delta Energy; Executive Vice President
  • Blue Endeavors; Founder / CEO
  • Bluesource; Vice President of Environmental Markets
  • Bonneville Environmental Foundation; Partnership Development Representative 
  • Breckinridge Capital Advisors; Director of Sustainability
  • BSR; Director, Climate
  • BSR; Manager, Climate Change
  • Burns & McDonnell; Sustainability Manager, Strategic Initiatives
  • C2ES; Director, Sustainability and Engagement
  • C2ES; President
  • C2ES; Sr. VP, Policy and Business Strategy
  • Cathay Pacific Airways; Senior-Vice President, Americas
  • CDP; Head of Global Initiatives
  • City of Ann Arbor; Sustainability and Innovations Manager
  • City of Los Angeles; Climate Action Program Manager
  • City of Los Angeles; Division Manager
  • City of Norfolk; Councilwoman
  • Climate Reality Project; Climate Reality Leader
  • Colgate Palmolive Company; Worldwide Director, Global Sustainability
  • ComEd; Vice President Engineering & Smart Grid
  • Conservation international; Senior Vice President
  • Core Energy, LLC; President & CEO
  • Delta Institute; CEO
  • Detroit 2030 District; Executive Director
  • Dominion Energy Services, Inc.; Vice President – Sustainability & Compliance
  • Dominion Energy; Federal Affairs Policy Advisor
  • Dow; Public Policy Leader
  • Ecology Center; Climate and Energy Program Director
  • Edison International; Senior Manager, Sustainability
  • Entergy; Director, Sustainability
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada; Policy Analyst
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada; Senior Policy Advisor
  • Exelon; Sr Quantitative Analyst
  • Fifth Third Bank; Director, Inclusion and Diversity Strategies
  • Fifth Third Bank; Environmental Sustainability Director
  • Fifth Third Bank; Vice President & Senior Counsel
  • Fletcher School, Tufts University; Dean
  • Ford Mobility; Director, City Solutions
  • Foresight Management; Director of Sustainability
  • General Motors; Senior Manager, Global Sustainability and ESG
  • Georgetown Climate Center; Mitigation Program Director
  • Georgia Institute of Technology; Professor
  • Global Carbon Capture and Storage Institute; Senior Foundations and Grants Lead
  • Great Plains Institute; Vice President, Electricity and Efficiency
  • Green Biz; Reporter
  • Holland & Knight LLP; Senior Policy Advisor
  • Holland & Knight; Partner
  • IBM Almaden Research Center; Research Manager
  • IBM; Manager, Energy, Climate and Environmental Management System
  • IBM; VP, Environmental, Energy and Chemical Management Programs
  • ICF; Principal, Climate Change
  • ICF; Vice President
  • ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability; Senior Program Officer
  • Ingersoll Rand; EVP, Chief Technology & Strategy Officer
  • Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy; Manager, Sustainability Measurement & Reporting
  • Intel Corp; Global Director
  • Intel; Carbon Footprint Program Manager
  • Interface, Inc.; VP and Chief Sustainability Officer
  • Jackson Family Wines; Vice President, Sustainability
  • Jacobs Engineering Group; Climate Change Practice Leader
  • Jacobs Engineering Group; Global Technology Leader:
  • Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure Planning
  • Jacobs; Technical Consultant
  • K&L Gates LLP; Partner
  • LafargeHolcim USA; Vice President, Environment, Land & Government Affairs USA
  • Learn Fresh; Chief Operating Officer
  • Lenovo; Advisory Engineer, Global Environmental Affairs
  • Mastercard; Environmental Sustainability Lead
  • Mastercard; Sustainable Supply Chain Specialist
  • McKinsey.org; Global Executive Director
  • Mercy For Animals; Policy Advisor
  • Mercy For Animals; Senior Policy Advisor & Counsel
  • Metabolic; Founder & CEO
  • MetLife; Sustainability Lead
  • Michigan Department of Natural Resources; Senior Advisor for Wildlife and Public LandsM
  • Michigan Energy Options; Executive Director
  • Michigan Oil and Gas Association; President
  • Michigan Saves; President and CEO
  • Microsoft Corporation; Sustainability Leader
  • National Geographic Society; Sustainability Director
  • Native Energy; Director, Client Strategy
  • Natural Capital Partners; Client Solutions Manager
  • Natural Capital Partners; Director of Client Engagement
  • Natural Capital Partners; Executive Vice President, Client Solutions
  • New York Power Authority; Senior Project Analyst – Sustainability
  • NextEnergy; Director, Smart Mobility Initiatives
  • Niagara Bottling LLC; Sr. Sustainability Engineer
  • Niagara Bottling, LLC; Director of Sustainability
  • Northwestern University; Director of Sustainability
  • PepsiCo; Director of Sustainability
  • Pitney Bowes Inc; Global Director, EHS
  • Pitney Bowes; Senior Manager EHS Programs
  • Pitzer College; Student
  • Presidio Graduate School; Student
  • Rivian; Vice President of Public Policy
  • Ruby Canyon Engineering, Inc.; Sustainability Manager & Env. Scientist
  • S&P Global; Reporter
  • Sanctuary Computer; Founder and Lead Developer
  • Sanctuary Computer; Producer
  • SC Johnson; Global Environmental Manager
  • Schneider Electric; Associate Client Development Manager
  • Schneider Electric; Director, Sustainability
  • Schneider Electric; Senior Sustainability Specialist
  • Schneider Electric; Sustainability Manager
  • Seagate Technology; Senior Vice President, Business Excellence
  • Second Nature; Director of Strategic Partnerships
  • Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary; Coordinator – IHM Justice, Peace and Sustainability Office
  • SoCalGas; Environmental Policy Advisor
  • SoCalGas; Public Policy and Planning Manager
  • Southern California Edison; Environmental Advisor
  • Southern California Edison; Senior Advisor, Climate Policy
  • Southern California Edison; Sr. Sustainability Advisor
  • Southern California Gas Company; Senior Marketing Advisor
  • Southern Nevada Water Authority; Climate Change Policy Analyst
  • Southern Nevada Water Authority; Director
  • Spring Lake Township; Supervisor
  • State of Montana; Director, Department of Environmental Quality
  • Stoss Landscape Urbanism; Studio Director
  • Tenaska Power Services Co.; Director, Renewable Energy Services
  • Tesla, Inc.; Senior Counsel
  • The Chronicle of Higher Education; Director of College and University Relations
  • The Climate Registry; Program Coordinator
  • The Climate Registry; Project Coordinator
  • The Dow Chemical Company; Senior Business Director Energy & Climate Change
  • The Finance Authority of New Orleans; President & CEO
  • The Handbuilt City; Writer
  • The Nature Conservancy; Climate Action Program Manager
  • The Nature Conservancy; Director of Government Relations
  • The Nature Conservancy; Midwest Climate and Energy Policy Advisor
  • The Weather Channel; Climate Change Strategic Partnerships
  • Travis County; Sustainability Project Manager
  • TRC; Climate Strategies
  • Turner Construction; Sustainability Project Manager
  • Tyson Foods, Inc.; Director, Sustainable Food Strategy
  • U.S. Climate Alliance; Executive Director
  • U.S. Gain; Director of Product Management
  • UC Irvine; Associate Chancellor-Sustainability
  • Unilever North America; Head of Corporate Affairs & Communications
  • University of Maryland; Program Manager
  • University of Michigan; Professor
  • University of Nevada, Reno; PhD Candidate
  • University of Notre Dame; Business and Communications Program Director
  • University of Notre Dame; Managing Direct, ND Energy
  • UPS, Inc.; Chief Sustainability Officer
  • UPS; Sustainability Program Manager
  • US EPA; Chief, Energy Supply & Industry Branch
  • US EPA; Lead, Center for Corporate Climate Leadership
  • Vail Resorts; Senior Director of Sustainability
  • VEIC; Business Development and Sales Manager
  • Verdis Group; Senior Associate
  • Vermont Gas Systems, Inc.; Director of Climate and Innovation
  • Village of Northbrook; Director of Development and Planning
  • Walmart; Sr. Director, Sustainability
  • Washington Examiner; Reporter
  • Weller Investment Company; President
  • World Wildlife Fund; Chairman Emeritus
  • WSP USA; Project Director
  • WSP USA; Senior Project Director
  • WSP; Asst. Vice President, Sustainability, Energy and Climate Change
  • WSP; Senior Vice President
  • WWF; Director, Corporate Climate Engagement
  • Wyoming Infrastructure Authority; Director, Public Affairs and Communications
  • Wyoming Infrastructure Authority; Executive Director
  • Xcel Energy Inc.; SVP, Strategy, Planning & External Affairs
  • Yale Climate Connections; Producer