Sustainability Issues for a New Administration/Congress

Sustainability Issues for a New Administration/Congress

1-2 PM January 7
LVCC, North Hall, N254
Add to Calendar 1/7/2017 1:00:00 PM 1/7/2017 2:00:00 PM America/Los_Angeles Sustainability Issues for a New Administration/Congress Will the sharing economy lead to sustainable consumption in an economy powered by consumer technology? Can innovation lead the global economy towards growth while reducing humanity’s environmental footprint? Panelists from tech companies, academia and government will discuss emerging sustainability issues. LVCC, North Hall, N254 CES CES@CE.org false MM/DD/YYYY

Will the sharing economy lead to sustainable consumption in an economy powered by consumer technology? Can innovation lead the global economy towards growth while reducing humanity’s environmental footprint? Panelists from tech companies, academia and government will discuss emerging sustainability issues.
    Moderator:
  • Barnes Johnson, Director, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Speaker:
  • Kate Brandt, Lead for Sustainability , Google, Inc.
  • Mark Newton, Head of Regulatory and Environmental Affairs, Samsung Electronics America
  • Walter Alcorn, VP, Environmental Affairs & Industry Sustainability, Government Affairs, Consumer Technology Association
  • Jerry Couri, Senior Environmental Policy Advisor, House Committee on Energy and Commerce
  • Mathy Stanislaus, Assistant Administrator of Land and Emergency Management, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Nabil Nasr, Associate Provost and Director , Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)