Sponsors & Exhibitors
About Bloomberg Philanthropies:
Bloomberg Philanthropies works in more than 120 countries around the world to ensure better, longer lives for the greatest number of people. The organization focuses on five key areas for creating lasting change: Arts, Education, Environment, Government Innovation and Public Health. Bloomberg Philanthropies encompasses all of Michael R. Bloomberg’s charitable activities, including his foundation and his personal giving. In 2016, Bloomberg Philanthropies distributed over half a billion dollars.
For more information, please visit www.bloomberg.org.
About the U.S. Climate Alliance:
In response to the U.S. federal government’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change, Governors Andrew Cuomo, Jay Inslee, and Jerry Brown created The United States Climate Alliance. This bi-partisan coalition of states is committed to the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions consistent with the goals of the Paris Agreement. Smart, coordinated state action can ensure that the United States continues to contribute to the global effort to address climate change.
IBM takes a holistic approach to our planet's challenges that combines our innovative technology, deep business insight, and industry expertise. Together, we can enhance the sustainability of business-and our planet. Smarter cities build resilient, sustainable infrastructures to deliver essential services.
Learn more at www.ibm.com.
About Pacific Gas and Electric Company:
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric energy companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, PG&E delivers some of the nation’s cleanest energy to nearly 16 million people in Northern and Central California. PG&E offers a full portfolio of options to help customers save energy and reduce their carbon footprint. PG&E is also working to build climate resilience into its business along with the communities it serves.
WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Our engineers, technical experts, and strategic advisors help organizations manage risks and maximize opportunities related to health and safety, environment, energy, sustainability, climate change and water.
Learn more at www.wsp.com/en-GL
Although we may be best known for our processors, we do so much more. We innovate to make amazing experiences possible for every person on Earth. We have a long history of leadership in corporate responsibility, and set ambitious goals and make strategic investments to drive improvements in environmental sustainability, supply chain responsibility, diversity and inclusion, and social impact. We drive to achieve the lowest environmental footprint possible for our global operations through energy conservation and green power purchases, and empower others to find and promote ways to integrate smart and green technology solutions to reduce their own environmental impacts.
Learn more: www.intel.com/responsibility
About Natural Capital Partners:
Natural Capital Partners is a world-leading provider of innovative solutions for positive impact on the world's Natural Capital – carbon, energy, water, biodiversity, and communities. Drawing upon 20 years' experience and expertise working with some of the world's most forward-thinking companies, we create solutions that work.
Learn more at www.naturalcapitalpartners.com.
About DTE Energy:
The future of energy is developing at DTE Energy. Since 1995 we've been involved in the development and management of energy-related businesses and services nationwide.
To learn more visit www.newlook.dteenergy.com.
About National Biodiesel Board:
The National Biodiesel Board is the national trade association representing America's first Advanced Biofuel. The group works to create sustainable biodiesel industry growth through education, communication, governmental affairs, technical and quality assurance programs. Serving as the coordinating body for research and development in the US, the National Biodiesel Board is comprised of state, national, and international feedstock and feedstock processor organizations, biodiesel suppliers, fuel marketers and distributors, and technology providers. Biodiesel follows nature’s blueprint for storing solar energy in renewable oils. These renewable oils recycle carbon. Using biodiesel to displace petroleum can reduce greenhouse gases by 80 percent.
Learn more at www.biodiesel.org
About Clif Bar & Company:
Clif Bar & Company is a leading maker of nutritious and organic foods and drinks for people on-the-go, including CLIF® Bar energy bar, LUNA®, The Whole Nutrition Bar for Women®; and CLIF Kid®, Nourishing Kids in Motion®. Focused on sports nutrition and healthy snacks, the family, and employee-owned company are committed to sustaining its business, brands, people, community and the planet.
Learn more at wwwclifbar.com
About SCS Global Services:
SCS Global Services is a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, and standards development. We have operating programs that serve a wide range of industries, from natural resource extraction to business and consumer product manufacturing, and we help companies achieve recognition for their outstanding performance, and identify business solutions that support sustainability objectives in the private and public sectors. In the climate services arena, we are accredited under internationally recognized standards to provide carbon footprint assessments, carbon offset validation and verification, and offer advanced climate accounting and life-cycle assessment. Consistent with our mission, we are a California Benefit Corporation, reflecting our commitment to socially and environmentally responsible business practices for more than three decades.
Learn more at www.scsglobalservices.com