Who Attends

The Climate Leadership Conference annually attracts a global audience of over 400 executives, practitioners, and organizations confronting climate change in their operations. CLC delegates are climate, energy, and sustainability professionals in the following areas:
    • 50% business executives
    • 25% government officials
    • 25% academics and non-profit professionals
Sample of 2017 Registered Conference Delegates:
Climate Leadership Conference Audience
3DegreesSenior Business Development Manager
ACRE Investment ManagementBusiness Development Director
ACRE Investment ManagementDirector of Marketing & Communications
Adapting to Change: The Business of Climate ResilienceAuthor
AECOMSenior Vice President, Resiliency
AECOMGlobal Director of Resilience
Alberta Energy RegulatorRegulatory Analyst
Alberta Energy RegulatorManager, Technical
Alta Energy, Inc.Sales Manager, Central Region
Altenex, an Edison Energy CompanyManaging Director - Marketing & Strategic Partnerships
Altenex, an Edison Energy CompanySVP of Sustainability | Director of Strategic Energy Solutions
AmazonEnergy Efficiency Program Manager
American National Standards InstituteSenior Coordinator
American Society of Adaptation ProfessionalsAssistant to the Director
Ann McCabe & Associates, Inc.President
Ansell HealthcareDirector, Global Risk Mgt.
ANSIDirector, Environmental Accreditation Programs
AppleVP, Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives
Athient Environmental FundPresident
Baker & McKenzie LLPAttorney
Baker & McKenzie LLPPartner, Head- North American Climate Change and Environmental Markets Practice
Bank of AmericaEnvironmental Operations Executive
Bank of AmericaGlobal Environmental Engagement Manager
Biogen, IncDirector, Global Sustainability
Bloomberg BNAReporter
BSRManaging Director
Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE)President
C2ESExecutive Vice President
C2ESSR. VP Policy and Business Strategy
C2ESInternational Intern
C2ESDirector of Corporate Engagement
Caesars EntertainmentVice President Facilities, Engineering & Sustainability
Caesars EntertainmentSustainability & Corporate Citizenship Specialist
Caesars EntertainmentManager, Engineering & Sustainable Operations
Carbon Disclosure Standards Board Managing Director
CaterpillarDirector, Global Sustainability
Caterpillar Sustainable Development ManagerSustainable Development Manager
CDPSenior Manager, CDP Supply Chain
Center for Climate and Energy SolutionResilience Project Coordinator
Center for Climate and Energy SolutionDirector, Sustainability and Engagement
Center for Climate and Energy SolutionCommunications Manager
Center for Climate and Energy SolutionSolutions Fellow
Center for Climate Energy Solutions (C2ES)Policy and Business Fellow
Center for Resource SolutionsAnalyst, Renewable Energy Purchaser Programs
Center for Resource SolutionsGreen-e Associate
Center for Resource Solutions | Green-eSenior Analyst, Partnerships & Market Development
Chattahoochee RiverkeeperExcutive Director
ChevronSenior Policy Advisor
Cisco SystemsGlobal Sustainability Manager
Cisco SystemsSupply Chain Sustainability Manager
Cisco SystemsSupply Chain Sustainability Director
Cisco SystemsEnergy and Sustainability Analyst
City of AtlantaDirector, Climate Policy
City of BeavertonSustainability Program Coordinator
City of BeavertonSenior Program Manager
City of ChicagoChief Sustainability Officer
City of Santa MonicaSr. Sustainability Analyst
Cliff Bar & CompanyDirector of Environmental Stewardship
Climate Action CampaignAdministrative Coordinator
Climate Action CampaignDeputy Digital Director
Climate Action CampaignAdministrative Coordinator
Climate Action CampaignDeputy Campaign Director
Climate Action ReservePresident
Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB)Managing Director
Climate Policy InitiativeExecutive Director
Climate Reality ProjectDirector, Climate Speakers Network
Climate Resilience ConsultingPresident
Climate Wedge / Abatement CapitalManaging Director
ComEdDirector, Distribution Planning and Smart Grid & Technology
Cool Choices, Inc.Director of Business Development
Corporate Climate Alliance LLCCo-Founder & Treasurer
County of San Mateo, CAResource Conservation Programs Manager
Cushman & Wakefield Global Sustainability Manager
DC Department of General ServicesSustainability Manager
Deere & CompanyEnvironmental Analyst
Department of Defense, USAFLt Col
Detroit Climate Action CollaborativeProject Director
DFW Airport BoardEnvironmental Analyst
DFW Airport BoardVice President, Environmental Affairs Dept
DFW Airport BoardEnv Program Manager
DFW Airport BoardEnterprise Sustainability Programs Mgr
Dignity HealthDirector, Public Policy & Community Advocacy
DNV GLHead of Department, Sustainable Buildings and Communities
Department of DefenseColonel
Duke UniversityMasters Student
Duke University Nicholas School of the EnvironmentMaster of Environmental Management degree candidate
E&E NewsReporter
E&E NewsManaging Editor & Anchor, Video
E2Executive Director
Earth Day TexasFounder
Earth Vision InstituteFounder and Director
Eastern Research Group, Inc.Sr. Energy Consultant
EcoMedia CBSPresident, Founder
Ecova, Inc.Carbon Analyst
Ecova, Inc.Sr Carbon Analyst
Ecova, Inc.Carbon Solutions Manager
Edison EnergyDirector of Corporate Engagement
Edison EnergyPresident
Environmental Protection AgencyResearch Fellow
ExelonDirector Corporate Safety & Sustainability
Exelon CorporationExecutive Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Public Policy
FacebookSustainability Analyst
Fetzer WinesDirector of Regenerative Development
Floracliff Nature SanctuaryDirector
Ford Motor CompanySustainability & Advanced Technology Manager
Fosterra, LLCPresident
Four Twenty SevenFounder & CEO
Four Twenty Seven Climate SolutionsDirector of Analytics
Fruit of the LoomSenior Manager Global EHS
Future 500Senior Manager, Stakeholder Engagement
Gap Inc.Manager, Sustainable Innovation
Gender and Water Alliance-GWAManager-Administrative
General ElectricGlobal Executive Director, Ecomagination
General MotorsGlobal Manager, Renewable Energy
Georgetown Climate CenterDeputy Director
Global CCS InstituteGeneral Manager - Americas
Goby, Inc.Regional Director
Governors' Accord for a New Energy FutureSenior Advisor
Great Lakes Governors and PremiersProgram Manager
Great Plains InstituteVP, Strategic Initiatives
Harvard UniversitySr. Environmental Engineer
Harvard UniversityPofessor, History of Science and author, Merchants of Doubt
Health Care | Sustainability | SaaSPrincipal
Health Care Without HarmClimate and Health Director
Hewlett Packard EnterpriseStakeholder Relations
Highlander Innovation Inc.President
IBMDistinguished Engineer: Energy and Climate Stewardship
IBMChief Technology Officer, Big Green Innovations, and Distinguished Engineer
ICFPrincipal, Climate Change
IETAPresident & CEO
Ingersoll RandExecutive Director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability
Innovation Center for U.S. DairyDirector, Sustainability Research
Intel Corp.Senior Environmental Engineer, Global Sustainability
Intel Corp.Corporate Air Program Manager
Intel Corp.Global Director, Environment, Energy and Sustainability Policy
Invenergy LLCSenior Vice President, New Ventures and Corporate Affairs
Invenergy LLCDirector, Origination
JetBlue Airways CorporationVP, Government & Airport Affairs
JETRO ChicagoEnergy Researcher
King County Dept of Natural Resources and ParksClimate Change Program Coordinator
King County Executive OfficeDirector of Climate and Energy Initiatives
Kleinfelder, Inc.Air Quality Professional
Kohler Co.Principal Engineer - Sustainability
LanzaTechVP Government Relations
Lockheed MartinEnvironmental Engineer
Lockheed MartinRenewable Energy & Environmental Stewardship Program Manager
Loyola University ChicagoDirector of Sustainability
M. J. Bradley & Assoc.Senior Vice President
MastercardBusiness Leader, Environmental Sustainability
MetLife, IncDirector, Global Sustainability
Metropolitan Water Reclamation DistrictPresident
MicrosoftDirector of Sustainability Policy
Minnesota Department of CommerceState Energy Office Manager
National Biodiesel BoardState Regulatory Manager
Native Village of TatitlekIGAP Coordinator
Natural Capital PartnersVP, Western Region
Natural Capital PartnersExecutive Vice President, Americas
Natural Capital PartnersSenior Client Manager, Americas
North American Climate,Conservation and Environment (NACCE)Environmental Scientist
NRG Energy IncCorporate Communications
NRG Energy IncVP, Sustainability
NSF InternationalBusiness Development Manager
NSF InternationalClimate Services Manager
Oberon FuelsPresident and Director
Origin Climate Inc.Senior Associate
Origin Climate Inc.Managing Director
PG&E CorporationCorporate Social Responsibility, Chief
PG&E CorporationDirector, Corporate Sustainability
PG&E CorporationVP, Federal Affairs & Policy and Chief Sustainability Officer
Port of San DiegoSenior Environmental Specialist
Port of San DiegoProgram Manager, Energy & Sustainability
Procter & GambleClimate & Energy Leader
Procter & GambleDirector, Global Sustainability
Professor of Public Policy & Urban AffairsNortheastern University
ProPublicaSenior Reporter, Climate
Pure StrategiesSenior Advisor
Quinn & PartnersManaging Partner
Ramboll DenmarkProject Manager
Ramboll EnvironGlobal Director, Sustainability Services
Ramboll EnvironProject Manager
Regulatory Assistance ProjectPrincipal
Renewable Choice EnergyAssociate Vice President, Strategic Renewables
Renewable Choice EnergyDirector of Business Development
Renovate America, Inc.Vice President, Market Expansion & Policy
Ruby Canyon EngineeringEnvironmental Scientist
Ruby Canyon EngineeringVerifier
S&P GlobalDirector, Financial Services Ratings Group
SC JohnsonEnvironmental Engineering Manager
Schneider ElectricClient Development Manager, Sustainability & Cleantech
SCS Global ServicesDirector, Sales and Marketing
SCS Global ServicesProgram Manager
Sears Holdings CorporationSustainability Marketing Manager
Sears Holdings CorporationDirector, Sustainability/Green Leadership
Sempra EnergyCorporate Responsibility Analyst
Shell OilManager, US Stakeholder Relations
Siemens (Building Technologies)Director, Energy Efficiency and Sustainability, Siemens Building Technologies
Southern California Gas CompanyClean Transportation Product Development Manager
StatkraftManaging Director
Straughan Environmental, Inc.President
Sustainable Purchasing Leadership CouncilExecutive Director
Terra Alpha Investments LLCFounder and Chief Investment Officer
Tetra PakEnvironmental Specialist
The Boeing CompanySr. Environment Manager
The Cadmus GroupAssociate, GHG & Sustainability
The Climate RegistryDirector, Special Projects
The Climate RegistryDevelopment Associate
The Climate RegistryProgram Coordinator
The Climate RegistryDirector, Programs & Operations
The Climate RegistryExecutive Director
The HartfordVP Corporate Sustainability
The University of ChicagoStudent
The Walt Disney CompanySenior Manager, Corporate Citizenship
Third WaySVP for Public Affairs
U.S. CongressRepresentative, 5th District of Illinois
U.S. Department of EnergyDeputy Assistant Secretary for Oil and Natural Gas
U.S. Department of EnergySenior Policy Advisor, Energy Efficiency
U.S. DOESenior Advisor
U.S. Environmental Protection AgencyCommunications Lead
UIC School of Public HealthGraduate Student
Ulta BeautyEnergy Analyst
Ulta BeautyEnergy Manager
UN Framework Convention on Climate ChangeExecutive Secretary
United AirlinesManaging Director - Environmental Affairs & Sustainability
United AirlinesDirector
United AirlinesSenior Manager - Environmental Strategy and Sustainability
United Technologies CorporationManager, Environmental Stewardship
University of California, IrvineAssociate Chancellor, Sustainability
University of ChicagoGraduate Student
University of ChicagoGraduate Student
University of Chicago Harris School of Public PolicyMaster Student
University of Michigan Energy InstituteResearch Professor
UPSDirector of Global Sustainability
US EPAProgram Manager, Center for Corporate Climate Leadership
US EPA Region 5Environmental Scientist
US Forest ServiceClimate Resilient Green Economy Advisor
US Postal ServiceChief Sustainability Officer
Vermont Energy Investment CorporationDirector of Policy and Public Affairs
Virginia Mason Health SystemDirector, Sustainability
Weber ShandwickExecutive Vice President, Global Sustainability
WECCExecutive Vice President/Strategic Planning
WECCDirector of New Business
Wells FargoSVP - Sustainable Operations
Wheeling Jesuit UniversityStudent
World Resources InstituteResearch Analyst, Global Energy
World Resources InstituteDirector, Private Sector Climate Mitigation
WRIResearch Fellow
WSPSustainability and Energy Consultant
WSPVice President
WSP l Parsons BrinkerhoffPractice Leader, Sustainability & Energy
WSP l Parsons BrinkerhoffConsultant
WSP l Parsons BrinkerhoffProject Consultant
WSP l Parsons BrinkerhoffProject Director
WSP l Parsons BrinkerhoffVP, Sustainability and Energy
WWF-USSenior Director, Climate & Renewable Energy
XprizeDirector, Energy
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2018 Climate Leadership Conference