Conference Speakers

The CLC features speakers from government and business who are shaping the carbon and energy agenda and defining best practice. Featured past speakers include:

Patricia Espinosa
Patricia Espinosa
Executive Secretary
UN Framework Convention on Climate Change


Gina McCarthy
Gina McCarthy
Former Administrator
U.S. EPA


Lisa Jackson
Lisa Jackson
Vice President, Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives
Apple


Naomi Oreskes
Naomi Oreskes
Author, “Merchants of Doubt” Professor, History of Science
Harvard University


Deb Frodl
Deb Frodl
Global Executive Director
GE's Ecomagination



Mardi McBrien
Mardi McBrien
Managing Director
Carbon Disclosure Standards Board


Edward Murray
Ed Murray
Mayor
City of Seattle


Andrew Revkin
Andrew Revkin
Senior Reporter, Climate
ProPublica


Gérard Araud
Gérard Araud
Ambassador of France to the United States



Mindy Lubber
President
Ceres



Dirk Forrester
Dirk Forrister
President and CEO
International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)


Rhea Suh
Rhea Suh
President
NRDC



Bill Ritter, Jr
Former Colorado Governor
Founder and Director, Center for the New Energy Economy


Gwen Migita
Gwen Migita
Vice President
Sustainability and Corporate Citizenship, Caesars Entertainment


Kevin Rabinovitch
Kevin Rabinovitch
Global Sustainability Director
Mars Incorporated



Rob Bernard
Rob Bernard
Chief Environmental Strategist
Microsoft


Melissa Lavinson
Melissa Lavinson
Chief Sustainability Officer
Pacific Gas & Electric