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· Stage
Live by DJ Ome
Start your morning off right with vibes by DJ Ome
Ome DJ
2020-08-26T08:00:00Z 2020-08-26T08:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Live+by+DJ+Ome https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Welcome to emPOWER20 presented by NEXTracker
Clean Energy Leadership Institute Dan  Shugar
2020-08-26T08:30:00Z 2020-08-26T09:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Welcome+to+emPOWER20+presented+by+NEXTracker https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Opening Session - Normal is Not Enough: An Equitable and Decarbonized World
Christina Bowman Nakhia Morrissette, Esq Rose  McKinney-James
2020-08-26T09:00:00Z 2020-08-26T09:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Opening+Session+-+Normal+is+Not+Enough%3A+An+Equitable+and+Decarbonized+World https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Let’s Talk Equity: Frameworks and Opportunities
Aaron  Jamal Amee Raval Jacqui  Patterson Rachel  Kriegsman
2020-08-26T09:45:00Z 2020-08-26T10:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Let%E2%80%99s+Talk+Equity%3A+Frameworks+and+Opportunities https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Climate Justice is Racial Justice: The Need for Structural Change
Jared DeWese Nick Thorpe Shalanda Baker
2020-08-26T10:45:00Z 2020-08-26T11:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Climate+Justice+is+Racial+Justice%3A+The+Need+for+Structural+Change https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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SolUnesco presents: "Driving Equitable Energy Access"
Andrew Held (He/Him) Sanjna Malpani Sara Chandler Wahleah Johns
2020-08-26T10:45:00Z 2020-08-26T11:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles SolUnesco+presents%3A+%22Driving+Equitable+Energy+Access%22 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Case Studies: Energy Access and Justice
Agustin Cornejo Carlos Garcia Malini Kannan
2020-08-26T13:00:00Z 2020-08-26T14:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Case+Studies%3A+Energy+Access+and+Justice https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Energy Capital of the World: Houston's Energy 2.0 Transition
Bakeyah  Nelson Jose  Beceiro Juliana Garaizar Kay McCall Lauren Gore Rachel  Kriegsman
2020-08-26T13:00:00Z 2020-08-26T14:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Energy+Capital+of+the+World%3A+Houston%27s+Energy+2.0+Transition https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Introduction to Adaptive Leadership
Becca Ward Eric Martin
2020-08-26T14:45:00Z 2020-08-26T15:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Introduction+to+Adaptive+Leadership https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Product Management 101
Alexis Plair (she/her) Cole Ashman Laura Wang
2020-08-26T14:45:00Z 2020-08-26T15:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Product+Management+101 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Clean Energy Trivia (via Zoom)
Carolyn Collins Jatin Khanna Linda Sobczynski
2020-08-26T16:00:00Z 2020-08-26T17:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Clean+Energy+Trivia+%28via+Zoom%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Welcome
Clean Energy Leadership Institute
2020-08-27T07:30:00Z 2020-08-27T07:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Welcome+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Carbon Challenge
Clea Kolster Morgan  D. Bazilian, Ph.D Paula Gant Varun  Sivaram Ph.D.
2020-08-27T07:45:00Z 2020-08-27T08:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles The+Carbon+Challenge https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Madison Energy Investments presents: CELI Power Hour: Financing Mechanisms 101
Edwin Luevanos Emma Bell Gerard  Neely Madison Freeman
2020-08-27T08:30:00Z 2020-08-27T09:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Madison+Energy+Investments+presents%3A+CELI+Power+Hour%3A+Financing+Mechanisms+101 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
EnBW North America presents: CELI Power Hour: Clean Energy Technology
Damian Bednarz Farah Benahmed Ivana Jemelkova Rukmani  Vijayaraghavan, PhD Tim Latimer
2020-08-27T08:30:00Z 2020-08-27T09:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles EnBW+North+America+presents%3A+CELI+Power+Hour%3A+Clean+Energy+Technology https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Troutman Pepper presents: CELI Power Hour: Enabling Technologies
Apoorv Bhargava Cristina Garcia Lee  Beck Mark Hughes Troy Hodges
2020-08-27T08:30:00Z 2020-08-27T09:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Troutman+Pepper+presents%3A+CELI+Power+Hour%3A+Enabling+Technologies+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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CELI Power Hour: Policy
Abigail Regitsky Becca Ward Hannah Kornfeld Shayla Ragimov Spencer Nelson Taylor Krause
2020-08-27T08:30:00Z 2020-08-27T09:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles CELI+Power+Hour%3A+Policy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking Break
2020-08-27T09:30:00Z 2020-08-27T09:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Networking+Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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REBA presents: Decarbonizing Your Organization
Emma  Gillespie Cox Greg Miller Miranda Ballentine
2020-08-27T09:45:00Z 2020-08-27T10:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles REBA+presents%3A+Decarbonizing+Your+Organization https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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NuScale presents: Electrify Everything: Transportation
Anjali Bains (she/her) Kelly Fleming Patricio Portillo Praveen Kathpal
2020-08-27T09:45:00Z 2020-08-27T10:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles NuScale+presents%3A+Electrify+Everything%3A+Transportation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Food for Thought: Agriculture and Food Production Role in Climate Change
Joe Bozeman, Ph.D Maggie Monast Molly Graham
2020-08-27T09:45:00Z 2020-08-27T10:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Food+for+Thought%3A+Agriculture+and+Food+Production+Role+in+Climate+Change+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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RE Tech Advisors presents: Accounting For Climate Risk: Financial Markets in a Warming World
Robert Litterman Shayla Ragimov
2020-08-27T12:45:00Z 2020-08-27T13:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles RE+Tech+Advisors+presents%3A+Accounting+For+Climate+Risk%3A+Financial+Markets+in+a+Warming+World https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Electrify Everything: Built Environment
Carmelita Miller Donnel  Baird Dr. Margaret  Cherne-Hendrick Nate Kinsey Panama Bartholomy
2020-08-27T12:45:00Z 2020-08-27T13:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles +Electrify+Everything%3A+Built+Environment https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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sPOWER presents: Community-Driven Energy Policy
Cecilio Aponte Leah  Stokes Pari Kasotia
2020-08-27T12:45:00Z 2020-08-27T13:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles sPOWER+presents%3A+Community-Driven+Energy+Policy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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CohnReznick Capital presents: Driving Scalable Investment in Clean Energy
Bryan Garcia Cassandra John Joe Indvik Melanie Nakagawa Richard Kauffman
2020-08-27T14:00:00Z 2020-08-27T15:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles CohnReznick+Capital+presents%3A+Driving+Scalable+Investment+in+Clean+Energy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Electrify Everything? Hard to Decarbonize Sectors
Diane Hughes Dr. Jasenka Rakas Jennifer States Wesley Lien
2020-08-27T14:00:00Z 2020-08-27T15:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Electrify+Everything%3F+Hard+to+Decarbonize+Sectors https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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E2 presents: A Green Recovery: Federal Stimulus for Climate and Environmental Justice
Becca Ward Bob Keefe Congresswoman Nanette  Diaz Barragán Demond Drummer
2020-08-27T14:00:00Z 2020-08-27T15:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles E2+presents%3A+A+Green+Recovery%3A+Federal+Stimulus+for+Climate+and+Environmental+Justice+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Driving DEI in Your Workplace
Mike Kohn Peyman Allavirdizadeh
2020-08-27T15:45:00Z 2020-08-27T16:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Driving+DEI+in+Your+Workplace https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Climate Communication
Abel  Gustafson, Ph.D
2020-08-27T15:45:00Z 2020-08-27T16:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Climate+Communication https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Networking Sessions: Washington D.C., Chicago, New York
2020-08-27T17:00:00Z 2020-08-27T18:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Regional+Networking+Sessions%3A+Washington+D.C.%2C+Chicago%2C+New+York+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regional Networking Sessions: San Francisco Bay Area, and Western U.S -- Texas and the South East Region
2020-08-27T18:00:00Z 2020-08-27T19:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Regional+Networking+Sessions%3A+San+Francisco+Bay+Area%2C+and+Western+U.S+--+Texas+and+the+South+East+Region https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Yoga for Clean Energy
Rozina Kanchwala
2020-08-28T07:45:00Z 2020-08-28T08:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Yoga+for+Clean+Energy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Welcome and emPOWER20 Awards
Clean Energy Leadership Institute
2020-08-28T09:00:00Z 2020-08-28T09:15:00Z America/Los_Angeles Welcome+and+emPOWER20+Awards https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Urbint presents: Ensuring a Sustainable Future: Lessons in Local Leadership
Julia  Pyper Lara Cottingham Maribeth DeLorenzo Mark Chambers
2020-08-28T09:15:00Z 2020-08-28T10:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Urbint+presents%3A+Ensuring+a+Sustainable+Future%3A+Lessons+in+Local+Leadership https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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CELI Information Session: Ask a CELIon
Becca Ward Troy Hodges
2020-08-28T10:00:00Z 2020-08-28T10:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles CELI+Information+Session%3A+Ask+a+CELIon https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking Break
2020-08-28T10:45:00Z 2020-08-28T11:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Networking+Break+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Career Pathways (Policy + Advocacy)
Abigail Regitsky CeCe Coffey (she, her) Hannah Kornfeld Jake Higdon (he/him) Kiera Zitelman Marianne Lalonde Nick Thorpe Rukmani  Vijayaraghavan, PhD
2020-08-28T11:00:00Z 2020-08-28T12:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Career+Pathways+%28Policy+%2B+Advocacy%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Arevon presents: Career Pathways (Finance)
Austin deButts Claire Austin Clea Kolster Guy Van Syckle Jon Faltis Wesley Lien
2020-08-28T11:00:00Z 2020-08-28T12:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Arevon+presents%3A+Career+Pathways+%28Finance%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Career Pathways (International)
Ivana Jemelkova John Rennie Julia De la Cruz Matt Zedler Michael Hochberg
2020-08-28T11:00:00Z 2020-08-28T12:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Career+Pathways+%28International%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Career Pathways (Technology)
Amar Shah Beth Hieronymus Cindy Zhu Kerri Devine Liam Weaver
2020-08-28T11:00:00Z 2020-08-28T12:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Career+Pathways+%28Technology%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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DNV-GL presents: Career Pathways (Data in Clean Energy)
Daniel Jarvis Troy Hodges
2020-08-28T11:00:00Z 2020-08-28T12:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles DNV-GL+presents%3A+Career+Pathways+%28Data+in+Clean+Energy%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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WGL presents: Career Pathways (Corporate Sustainability)
Cecilio Aponte Kacey Katzenmeyer Samir Das
2020-08-28T11:00:00Z 2020-08-28T12:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles WGL+presents%3A+Career+Pathways+%28Corporate+Sustainability%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Career Pathways (Oil and Gas Transition)
Evangelos Karambelas Jenya Kirshtein Martin Hussey
2020-08-28T11:00:00Z 2020-08-28T11:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Career+Pathways+%28Oil+and+Gas+Transition%29+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Where Do We Go From Here: Your Call to Action
Becca Ward Devin Hampton Julia Hamm
2020-08-28T12:00:00Z 2020-08-28T12:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Where+Do+We+Go+From+Here%3A+Your+Call+to+Action https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing of emPOWER20
Clean Energy Leadership Institute
2020-08-28T12:45:00Z 2020-08-28T13:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Closing+of+emPOWER20 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fempower20 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Aaron Jamal

Speaker

Abel Gustafson, Ph.D

Postdoctoral Associate, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

Abigail Regitsky

Professional Staff Member at House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis

Agustin Cornejo

Power Africa Transactions and Reforms Program (PATPR), Tetra Tech, Inc.

Alexis Plair (she/her)

Energy Product Manager, Tesla

Amar Shah

Manager on RMI’s Building Electrification team

Amee Raval

Senior Policy Researcher, Asian Pacific Environmental Network

Andrew Held (He/Him)

Energy Program Specialist -- BEPS, DOEE

Anjali Bains (she/her)

Senior Policy Associate, Beneficial Electrification (Electric Transportation)

Apoorv Bhargava

CEO & Cofounder @ Weave Grid

Austin deButts

Director of Origination at Sun Tribe Development

Bakeyah Nelson

Speaker

Becca Ward

Senior Director at CELI

Beth Hieronymus

Smart Grid Consultant at Accenture

Bob Keefe

Executive Director at Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2)

Bryan Garcia

President and CEO, Connecticut Green Bank

Carlos Garcia

Energy Planner, NYC Environmental Justice Alliance (NYC-EJA)

Carmelita Miller

Legal Counsel at Greenlining Institute

Carolyn Collins

Senior Program Manager, Stem Inc.

Cassandra John

Managing Director, Sif Capital Advisors

CeCe Coffey (she, her)

Energy industry analyst at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)

Cecilio Aponte

Senior Analyst, Origination - sPower

Christina Bowman

Senior Manager, MD Center for Global Sustainability

Cindy Zhu

Project Development at Prescriptive Data

Claire Austin

Senior Associate in the Asset Management group at EDP Renewables North America

Clea Kolster

Director of Science, Lower Carbon Capital

Clean Energy Leadership Institute

Executive Director, Clean Energy Leadership Institute

Cole Ashman

Hardware Product Manager at Span.IO

Congresswoman Nanette Diaz Barragán

U.S. Representative, California’s 44th Congressional District, United States Congress

Cristina Garcia

Assistant Director, Building Electrification Initiative

Damian Bednarz

External Affairs Director, EnBW North America

Dan Shugar

Speaker

Daniel Jarvis

Vice President of Technology within the DNV GL’s Energy North America Program Implementation

Demond Drummer

Co-founder and Executive Director, New Consensus

Devin Hampton

CEO, Utility API

Diane Hughes

VP of Marketing and Communications, NuScale Power

Donnel Baird

Founder and CEO, BlocPower

Dr. Jasenka Rakas

Deputy Director of the UC Berkeley National Center of Excellence for Aviation Operations Research (NEXTOR)

Dr. Margaret Cherne-Hendrick

Director, Beneficial Electrification at Fresh Energy

Edwin Luevanos

Co-Founder and CEO at Citizen Energy

Emma Bell

Associate, Renewable Energy Investments at J.P. Morgan

Emma Gillespie Cox

North American Sustainability, McDonald's

Eric Martin

Managing Partner, Adaptive Change Advisors

Evangelos Karambelas

Sr. Analyst for Middle River Power LLC, a private-equity sponsored investment platform

Farah Benahmed

Policy Advisor, Climate and Energy at Third Way

Gerard Neely

Associate, Madison Energy Investments

Greg Miller

Energy Systems PhD Student, UC Davis

Guy Van Syckle

Senior Manager on the Investment Team at Hannon Armstrong

Hannah Kornfeld

Air Quality and Climate Change Specialist at Ascent Environmental

Ivana Jemelkova

Managing Director, Strategic Communications at FTI Consulting

Jacqui Patterson

Director Environmental & Climate Justice Program, NAACP

Jake Higdon (he/him)

Senior Analyst, U.S. Climate Policy at Environmental Defense Fund

Jared DeWese

Senior Communications Advisor, Climate and Energy at Third Way

Jatin Khanna

Business Development Manager at First Solar

Jennifer States

Director for Blue Economy, DNV GL – Energy and Maritime North America

Jenya Kirshtein

Product manager at Enel X e-Mobility

Joe Bozeman, Ph.D

Research Associate, Institute for Environmental Science and Policy

Joe Indvik

Head of Clean Energy Finance, RE Tech Advisors

John Rennie

Energy Specialist Consultant at the World Bank

Jon Faltis

Chief Financial Officer at Arevon with 15+ years of experience leading finance, accounting, and commercial operations

Jon Faltis

Chief Financial Officer, Arevon

Jose Beceiro

Senior Director, Global Energy 2.0 at Greater Houston Partnership

Julia De la Cruz

Senior Consultant at Deloitte with 10+ years of experience in international relations and energy project management.

Julia Hamm

CEO, Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA)

Julia Pyper

Co-Host and Producer at Political Climate Podcast

Juliana Garaizar

Launch Director, Houston at Greentown Labs

Kacey Katzenmeyer

Senior Manager at Green Strategies, Inc.

Kay McCall

Executive Director, Renewable Energy Alliance - Houston

Kelly Fleming

Research and Policy Analyst, UC Davis Policy Institute for Energy, Environment, and the Economy

Kerri Devine

Acting co-VP of Engineering at Arcadia

Kiera Zitelman

Senior Manager at the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners

Lara Cottingham

Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Houston

Laura Wang

Product Manager, Kevala, Inc.

Lauren Gore

Lead Principal, LDR Advisory Partners

Leah Stokes

Assistant Professor of Political Science, UC Santa Barbara

Lee Beck

CCUS Policy Innovation Director, Clean Air Task Force

Liam Weaver

Lead Solutions Engineer for California and the Western US markets at Enel X

Linda Sobczynski

Social Co-Chair, CELI

Madison Freeman

Research and Strategy Analyst, Energy Impact Partners

Maggie Monast

Director, Working Lands, Environmental Defense Fund

Malini Kannan

Senior Engineer, Clean Coalition

Marianne Lalonde

Former ACS/AAAS Congressional Fellow in U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown’s office (D-OH) covering energy and the environment

Maribeth DeLorenzo

Deputy Director, Urban Sustainability Administration, DC Department of Energy & Environment

Mark Chambers

Chief Sustainability Officer, City of New York

Mark Hughes

Battery Engineer, SILA Nanotechnologies

Martin Hussey

Senior Analyst on the Business Development team at Lightsource bp

Matt Zedler

Heads product management & application engineering for Lockheed Martin Energy’s GridStar® Flow energy storage system

Melanie Nakagawa

Director of Climate Strategy, Princeville Capital

Michael Hochberg

Project Developer at Hecate Energy

Mike Kohn

Chief People Officer, Marts & Lundy

Miranda Ballentine

President and CEO, Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA)

Molly Graham

Senior Program Manager, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) and 2020 CELI Chicago Fellow

Molly Graham

Senior Program Manager, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA)

Morgan D. Bazilian, Ph.D

Director of the Payne Institute, and Professor of Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines

Nakhia Morrissette, Esq

Central Region Director & Counsel, Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)

Nate Kinsey

Senior Regulatory Analyst @ CPUC, CELI Sherpa, Building Decarbonization

Nick Thorpe

Climate & Energy Program Associate, Earthjustice

Ome DJ

OmeDJ

Panama Bartholomy

Director, Building Decarbonization Coalition

Pari Kasotia

Mid-Atlantic Director, Vote Solar

Patricio Portillo

Transportation Analyst, Natural Resources Defense Council

Paula Gant

Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Innovation - Gas Technology Institute

Peyman Allavirdizadeh

Director of Talent & Culture, Sparkfund

Praveen Kathpal

VP of New Business, AES Next

Rachel Kriegsman

Director of Strategic Partnerships, CELI

Richard Kauffman

Chair Of The Board Of Directors at Generate Capital

Robert Litterman

Chairman of the Risk Committee, Kepos Capital LP

Rose McKinney-James

Chairman of the Board, Energy Foundation

Rozina Kanchwala

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Manager at CELI

Rukmani Vijayaraghavan, PhD

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow at U.S. Department of Energy

Samir Das

Director of Marketing and Analytics for WGL Energy

Sanjna Malpani

Speaker

Sara Chandler

Director of Innovation, Equity & Access - Elemental Excelerator

Shalanda Baker

Professor of Law, Public Policy and Urban Affairs at Northeastern University School of Law

Shayla Ragimov

Senior Research Associate, Climate Leadership Council

Shayla Ragimov

Senior Research Associate, Climate Leadership Council

Spencer Nelson

Professional Staff Member at U.S. Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources

Taylor Krause

National Outreach and Partnership Coordinator at the Citizens' Climate Lobby

Tim Latimer

Co-Founder at Fervo Energy

Troy Hodges

Data Scientist, FERC

Varun Sivaram Ph.D.

Former CTO, ReNew Power | Visiting Senior Fellow, Columbia University Center for Global Energy Poli

Wahleah Johns

Executive Director, Native Renewables

Wesley Lien

Finance Manager, Pattern Energy Group

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