2019 Program at a Glance

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
8:00 am – 6:00 pmConference Registration
9:00 am – 12:30 pmWorkshops  (interactive, discussion-based events)
12:30 pm – 1:45 pm Welcome Lunch
2:15 pm – 3:30 pmAfternoon Breakout Panels
TRACK 1: Proven Solutions to Cut Carbon Emissions
TRACK 2: Staying Ahead of the Curve: Climate Innovation & Opportunities
TRACK 3: Managing Risk and Building Climate Resilience
Building Coalitions & Consensus for Climate Action


Future Grid: Technologies for Accelerating a Clean Energy Revolution
Navigating the Burgeoning Climate Disclosure Landscape
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Break
4:00 pm – 5:30 pmOpening Plenary Session
6:00 pm – 7:30 pmWelcome Reception
Thursday, March 21, 2019
7:30 amRegistration, Breakfast, Networking
7:30 amWomen In Climate Breakfast Panel
8:30 am – 9:45 amDay 2 Welcome & Plenary Session
9:45 am – 10:15 am Networking and Refreshments Break
10:15 am – 11:30 am Morning Breakout Panels Training Session
Results-Driven Strategies for Deep Energy Efficiency

A New Carbon Economy: The
Business Case for Carbon Capture and Use
State and Regional Efforts to Build Climate ResilienceWhy - and How - Companies Can Advance Smart Climate Policy -
Hosted by EDF (9:45 - 11:45 am)
12:00 pm – 1:15 pmLunch Plenary Session
1:45 pm – 3:00 pm Afternoon Breakout Panels Training Session
Accelerating Renewable Energy AdoptionBreakthroughs and Opportunities for a Climate-Friendly Supply ChainFinancing for a Resilient Future

Carbon Neutrality from A to Z…ero - Hosted by Natural Capital Partners (1:45 pm – 3:15 pm)
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Networking and Refreshments Break
3:30 pm – 4:30 pmStrategy Exchange Sessions
(In-depth conversations on a variety of topics)
Training Session
Putting Together a Climate Resilience Plan - Hosted by WSP
(3:00 pm – 4:30 pm)
4:45 pm – 5:30 pm
Plenary Session
5:30 pm
Reception
7:00 pmClimate Leadership Awards Dinner and Ceremony
Friday, March 22, 2019
7:30 amBreakfast & Networking
8:30 am – 9:45 am Morning Breakout Panels Training Session
Joining the Circular Economy: Strategies to Close the Loop

Expanding Clean Mobility and Transportation SolutionsPreparing for an Uncertain Future: Building Flexibility into Adaptation PlansPlotting and Executing Your Path to TCFD-aligned Disclosure - Hosted by WSP (8:30 am – 10:00 am)
9:45 am – 10:15 am Networking and Refreshments Break
10:15 am – Noon
Closing Plenary Session
Afternoon
Post-Conference Tours and Side Events
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