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· Plenary
Welcome Remarks
The Private Sector Forum will commence with welcome remarks by Executive Director Sanda Ojiambo, followed by other high-level speakers.
Sanda Ojiambo
· Sessions
ASU Presents: WE Empower UN SDG Challenge - Women Entrepreneurs Promoting the SDGs in Sub-Saharan Africa
Atti Worku Zoe Dean-Smith
· Plenary
Leading with Courage: A Statement from Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation
Launch of ‘United in the Business of a Better World: A Statement From Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation’.
Margery Kraus Dov Seidman Kevin Coon
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: Agile Governance for Innovation and the SDGs during The Fourth Industrial Revolution
Kris Broekaert Nima Elmi Landry Signe Stephen Almond
· Plenary
Livestream: High-level meeting of the General Assembly to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations
The Secretary will announce the UN 75 Report and there will be several Heads of State and Government interventions.
· Sessions
Carbon Drawdown: The Trillion Dollar Business Opportunity – the Material Concern for Boards
Hosted by Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory & Competent Boards
Amanda Ellis Helle Bank Jorgensen Erika Karp Klaus Lackner Peter Schlosser Paul Polman
· Plenary
Business Response/ Reflections on 75 Years
Leaders will reflect live on the state of progress on the SDGs, strengthening multilateral relations and the way forward for a sustainable world.
Rajesh Mirchandani Ignacio S. Galán Paul Polman Sharon Thorne
· Sessions
ASU Presents: Why Global Climate Governance Matters for Business: the Paris Agreement and Beyond
Maja Groff Bruno Sarda Magnus Jiborn Marcello Palazzi Linda Burenius
· Pavilion
Content Studio Tours
Visit our sponsors and UN Global Compact Programs booths
· Networking
Networking
Meet with your Uniting Business LIVE attendees to discuss what you learned during our opening plenary
· Pavilion
Women's Leadership in Emerging Economies: Perspectives from Kenya and Bangladesh
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Tahmina Zaman Khan Shahamin Zaman Martin Ochieng Judy Njino Anna Falth
· Sessions
CETS Decentralized Agroindustry Session
Hosted by CETS Technologies
Mario Minor Vincent I. White Peggy Dodson Anne Alexis Alexander George  Carter
· Sessions
Getting Started with the UN Global Compact to Achieve Your Sustainability Goals
Not a participating company of the UN Global Compact? Join us for a behind the scenes look at the UN Global Compact and live Q&A.
Sue Allchurch Steve Kenzie
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: A Fireside Chat with Halla Tomasdottir on Business Leadership for the SDGs
Halla Tómasdóttir Enase Okonedo
· Pavilion
Office Hours with Avasant
Visit the Avasant Content Studio in the Expo
· Plenary
Human Rights and Development: Business Action to Leave No One Behind
Explore how the private sector can play a role in the fight to end poverty by providing decent work and respecting employees’ human rights and labour rights.
Anita Ramasastry Andy Pharoah Leena Nair Zahid Torres-Rahman
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Young SDG Innovators: A Conversation with E Ink
· Sessions
Global Leaders Roundtables: High- Level Dialogues on the UN at 75
Fabrizio Hochschild Ana Carracedo John Frank Inger Andersen Anita Bhatia Mukhisa Kituyi Jeroen Ouwehand Flora  Mutahi Steve Kenzie Delia  Ferreira Rubio Sanda Ojiambo Sharan Burrow Bea Perez Ahmed Al Meraikhi Elizabeth Cousens Caroline Rees Zhenmin LIU António Vitorino Ghada Waly ANNEMARIE HOU Emmanuel Lulin Roberto Marques Martha Newton Philip Jennings Charlotte Petri Gornitzka Leslie Johnston Raymond McDaniel Damilola Ogunbiyi Roberto Suarez Santos Federico Bernaldo de Quiros Kerry  Adler Dr. Márcia Balisciano
· Plenary
Global Launch of the CFO Principles on Integrated SDG Investments and Finance
Scott Mather cecile cabanis Matt Ellis Graeme Pitkethly Fernando Tennenbaum Alberto De Paoli Marie  Morice Sanda Ojiambo
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Young SDG Innovators: A Conversation with Colgate Palmolive
· Pavilion
Smart Economies of the Future: Enabling Socio-Economic Transformation through Disruptive Technologies
This session is playing in the Avasant Content Studio in the Expo
Kevin Parikh Jeanne Holm Renee Lahti
· Pavilion
Office Hours with Avasant
Visit the Avasant Content Studio in the Expo to learn more
· Sessions
ASU Presents: The role of business in facilitating cross-scale collective action on climate
· Plenary
Head of State Remarks
High-Level Head of State Closing Remarks
· Plenary
Ricky Kej and the World Ensemble
Ricky Key and the World Ensemble will give a musical perfomance to close the plenary sessions at the Private Sector Forum
· Plenary
Equity & Inclusion for the SDGs
Hosted by Global Compact Network USA
Marc Morial James Mbote Kofi Appenteng Otema Yirenkyi Adam Gordon
· Pavilion
Leadership Approaches in Challenging Times: Perspectives From Women Leaders
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Dr. Maleeha Lodhi Gina Din Inga Beale Arif Zaman
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Collaborating for Scale: DreamBuilder & the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs
The only way we will be able to achieve the SDG’s is through thoughtful partnerships and collaboration. Join us for a discussion.
Marie Royce Tracy Bame
· Networking
Networking
Meet with your Uniting Business LIVE attendees to discuss what you learned during our opening plenary
· Pavilion
30% Club – Expanding the Campaign Beyond Gender
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Sophie Chandauka Ann Cairns
· Pavilion
The Case for Gender-Responsive Procurement
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Jade Cochran Deborah Gibbins Aude Coquatrix
· Sessions
ASU Presents: Preventing the Next Pandemic
Neal Woodbury Alex Dehgan Annie Sparrow George Poste Tara O'Toole
· Pavilion
Blank Space Spotlights the Multiplying Effect a Visionary has for Local Entrepreneurs
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Jane Wurwand Natalie Byrne
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: Tools for Resilience: Managing wicked problems and achieving global goals in the age of complexity
A framework and tools for how to manage systemic risks and hazards, followed by an interactive, multi-sector practitioner insights about how to apply them
· Pavilion
ASU Presents: 30 Years of the Organic Foods Production Act and its Importance for Climate Change Efforts
This is being held in the ASU content studio in the pavilion
Kathleen Merrigan
· Sessions
ASU Presents: Discriminatory Laws and Justice Systems During COVID-19
Tea Trumbic Erin Carr-Jordan Amanda Ellis Monica Restrepo
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Equal and Affordable: Global Perspectives on Higher Education
· Sessions
ASU Presents: Industry partnerships for biodiversity outcomes: Measuring private sector contributions toward mitigating biodiversity loss
Leah Gerber Chris Barton Laura McConnell Christian Newman Frank Hawkins
· Pavilion
ASU Presents: Entrepreneurship for Sustainability
· Sessions
Entrepreneurship for Sustainability
Hear from 5 entrepreneurs who built products that never existed before or changed business focus and are influencing global supply chains for good
Stephanie Devine Maria Abadilla Jennifer Nielsen James Dutton Nik Robinson Graham Ross Peter Ball
· Sessions
ASU Presents: WE Empower UN SDG Challenge - Women Entrepreneurs Promoting the SDGs in the Asia Pacific
Amanda Ellis Alison Price Li Jen Lee Brianne West Sasibai  Kimis
· Sessions
ASU Presents: Realizing the SDGs to Build Ethical Circular Economies
Kathleen Merrigan Alicia Marseille Rimjhim Aggarwal Mark Roseland
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: The Political Economy of Business in China in the Era of COVID-19
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Owls Lizards & Dinosaur Feathers: What we can learn from nature to succeed in a post COVID-19 era
· Sessions
ASU Presents: WE Empower UN SDG Challenge - Women Entrepreneurs Promoting the SDGs in the Middle East & North Africa
Danielle Sharaf Amanda Ellis Saana Azzam Hadeel Anabtawi Rana El Chemaitelly
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Young SDG Innovators: A Conversation with E Ink
· Pavilion
Male Champions of Change - Listening, Learning and Leading with Action
Hosted by Male Champions of Change. Taking place inside the Target Gender Equality Lounge in the Pavilion.
Troy Roderick
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Young SDG Innovators: A Conversation with Colgate-Palmolive
· Pavilion
ASU Presents: Building the Bridge Between Natural & Engineered Solutions
A discussion between Arizona State University faculty experts in innovation, sustainability, clean energy and the built environment on carbon capture.
· Networking
Networking
· Pavilion
Content Studio Tours
· Sessions
Building Beirut Back Better: How the Private Sector Can Support Response and Recovery
Maissa Ghanem Neemat Frem Dima  Jamali Ole Lund Hansen Sebastian Rhodes Stampa Dr. Najat Rochdi Dina Nasser Harake
· Plenary
Building Sustainable and Resilient Healthcare Infrastructure for our shared Future
· Sessions
Principles-based Emissions Reductions: Global Compact Local Networks Share Best Practices
Hosted by Global Compact Networks Bolivia, Spain, Sri Lanka and Turkey
Sébastien Pellion ATALAY GÜMRAH Dr Ravi  Fernando Ebru Tüzecan Pedro Von Vacano
· Sessions
Principles-based Environmental Innovations: Practical Decision Making for Climate Action
Hosted by Global Compact Networks Nigeria, Pakistan and UAE
Mohammed Al Shamsi Zubair Anwar-Bawany
· Pavilion
Empowering Women for Better Job Opportunities - Inside and Outside Corporation
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Elim Sritaba Bryan Tilaar JOSEPHINE SATYONO
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Impactful Education for Future Business Leaders
How to strengthen startup and social innovation ecosystems to achieve inclusive innovation and sustainable growth with a focus on the case of South Korea.
· Pavilion
Target Gender Equality in India & Way forward
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Ashwin Yardi Gagandeep Bhullar Kamal Singh Vaishali Nigam Sinha
· Plenary
Welcome Remarks
Amina Mohammed
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: Smart Cities Leveraging Technology to Build Forward Better
· Plenary
SDG Ambition - Global Impact Through Local Implementation
Christian Klein Julie Sweet Amina  Mohammed Niky Anatol Fabiancic Sanda Ojiambo Achieng Ojwang
· Plenary
Youth, Leadership and Innovation for the SDGs
Mashook Chowdhury Tshegofatso Kole Jayathma  Wickramanayake Oğuzhan Çelebi Irene Cortez Morenno de Macedo
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: Building Philanthropic Resiliency beyond COVID-19
· Pavilion
Smart Economies of the Future: Enabling Socio-Economic Transformation Through Disruptive Technologies
Breakout replay in the Avasant lounge https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/131353
Kevin Parikh Jeanne Holm Renee Lahti
· Plenary
Opening of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly
Live Stream of the Opening of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly
· Sessions
ASU Presents: 21st Century Strategy: More women is good for business
Silvana  Koch-Mehrin Rania Al-Mashat Maris Lauri Amy Weaver Ann Cairns Juliane Hilf
· Pavilion
Avasant Live Discussion
Hosted in the AVASANT content studio - https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/131353
Kevin Parikh
· Plenary
Target Gender Equality: Leave No Woman Behind
Mauricio Bonilla Cindy Pace Musimbi Kanyoro Rebecca Miano Danielle Sharaf
· Plenary
Climate Change, an existential risk: What do we do now? How do we move forward?
A fireside chat between Kerry Adler, President & CEO, Skypower Global Group of Companies and Shri Suresh Prabhu, Indian Envoy to G7 & G20
Suresh  Prabhu Kerry  Adler
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: SDG 16 Progress to Date - Challenges and Opportunities in the Decade of Action
Juan Pablo  Guerrero Miki Kittilson Enase Okonedo
· Sessions
Guided Networking Session: New Trends Stemming from COVID-19
All attendees are invited to join the discussion on camera or in the chat.
· Sessions
Gold Mining’s Contribution to the SDGs
Hosted by World Gold Council
Lisa Sachs Ani Markova Claire Larner Terry Heymann
· Sessions
CETS ESG Corporate Green Bond Funding
Hosted by CETS Technologies
Vincent I. White Daryl Taylor Theo Cosmora Peggy Dodson Lindsay Oliver
· Sessions
Global Futures Presents: The Power of Research to Advance the SDGs
Dr. Márcia Balisciano Sarah Jones Lewis Collins
· Pavilion
Smart Economies of the Future: Enabling Socio-Economic Transformation Through Disruptive Technologies
Breakout replay in the Avasant lounge https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/131353
Kevin Parikh Jeanne Holm Renee Lahti
· Plenary
Innovation Showcase
Join the Innovation Showcase to see the sustainability stories and innovative solutions of participants' companies
Eran Meller Ted  Hart
· Pavilion
Changing Gender Statistics through Women's Empowerment
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge. Session facilitated in Spanish
Mauricio Bonilla Francesca Romita Iturbe Denisse Amores
· Pavilion
Getting Smart with your Giving: Funding Quality Education Projects
This session is live in the CAF America Lounge - https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/122685
Ted  Hart
· Sessions
Breakout Meetups
· Pavilion
Content Studio Tours
· Plenary
SDG Implementation post COVID: Local Response to Global Crises
Clara Arpa Azofra José Manuel Entrecanales James Quincey
· Sessions
PRME: New Aspirations for Global Impact: SDG Education and Training of Finance Professionals
Hosted by PRME
Andreas Rasche Dave Chen Costanza Consolandi Georg Kell Basma Majerbi
· Sessions
SDG Ambition - Designing Business Systems for the Decade of Action
This session will be run as a UN Global Compact Academy session
Anita Varshney Michael Hughes
· Sessions
Global Futures Presents: UN Women: Supporting Women-Owned Business: How Government and the Private Sector Can Ensure Women-Owned Businesses are Part of the COVID Recovery
Carin Jämtin Stephenie Foster Amanda Ellis Hilde Hardeman Amy Neale Julia  Simon
· Pavilion
Smart Economies of the Future: Enabling Socio-Economic Transformation through Disruptive Technologies
The session is running in the Avasant Content Studio in the Expo
Kevin Parikh Jeanne Holm Renee Lahti
· Pavilion
The Compound Effect: How your COVID-19 Grantmaking Impacts the SDGs
Hosted by CAF America inside their content studio in the Pavilion
Jessie Krafft Ted  Hart
· Pavilion
Avasant Live - Open Discussion
Live in the Avasant Content Studio - https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/131353
· Plenary
Creating Ambition Loops through Business Climate Leadership
Silvia Lagnado Sanda Ojiambo
· Pavilion
Top 3 Tips for Women in Business (From Women in Business)
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Steve Kenzie Kerry Phillip Kate Rowlinson
· Plenary
Accelerating Global Climate Action for a 1.5°C Future to Recover Better Together
Fiona Reynolds Paul Simpson Marta  Colet selwin hart Francesco Starace
· Plenary
PRME: Re-imagining the Purpose of Higher Education: The Impact-Based University
Hosted by PRME
Andrew Jack Sanjeev Khagram Urs Jager Enase Okonedo Wilfred Mijnhardt (RSM_EUR_NL) Timothy Mescon
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: Future of Jobs and the Role of Universities in Africa
Minu Ipe Albert  Nsengiyumva Monica  Kerretts-Makau Amanda Ellis Jennifer Blanke
· Plenary
Closing Remarks
· Pavilion
Children and Education are the Antidote: The Key to Health, Wealth and Global Recovery
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
John W.H. Denton AO Annie Sparrow Grace  Gatera David Edwards
· Plenary
Beyond Recovery and Repair – Building a more Resilient Social Fabric
Special Session Hosted by Moody's Corporation
Jeremy Davis Keeran Beeharee Mariela Vargova
· Sessions
Amazônia
Hosted by Global Compact Network Brazil
Tania Cosentino Joaquim Levy
· Pavilion
Wide Nets: The Broad Impact of Funding SDG 1
Join Loren Previti, Senior Director of Donor Services at CAF America, for a discussion of the ripple effects of grants to further SDG 1.
· Pavilion
Fighting domestic violence and everyday sexism in the workplace
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Dan Seymour Margaret Johnston-Clarke Anna Falth Meral Guzel
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: Blue Planet Alliance - Saving the Planet through Partnership
Amanda Ellis Henk Rogers
· Plenary
Marketing the SDGs
Marketing Leaders Share Best Practices on Marketing Purpose
Stephanie Buscemi Dave Kingsbury Fernando  Machado Brian Whipple Natalia Vega-Berry
· Pavilion
Reengineering of companies for the effective incorporation of gender equality
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge. Session Facilitated in Spanish
Teresa Rivarola de Velilla Cristina Cano
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: Conservation in War Zones: Hope in the world's toughest places
Alex Dehgan Peter Schlosser
· Pavilion
At the Crossroads: How to Build Purposeful Partnerships
Join Kelsey McCarthy,Director of Private Donor Services, as she outlines the interesting ways we work with multi stakeholder partnerships and advance SDG 17.
· Pavilion
Turning Target Gender Equality into Action!
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Amanda Ellis Michele Embling Dr. Márcia Balisciano
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: Ocean Hope Spots: A discussion on Marine Protected Areas - Sylvia Earle
Sylvia Earle Lance Morgan Jessie Kaull Aulani Wilhelm Mark Kaplan
· Pavilion
Avasant 2020 Video Presentation
Live in the Avasant Lounge - https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/131353
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Future Business Leaders and the SDGs
· Pavilion
Avasant Global Equations
Live in the Avasant Lounge - https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/131353
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: Global Governance
Augusto Lopez-Claros Amanda Ellis Miki Kittilson
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: Hacking Extinction & Technology for the Planet
Jason Holmberg Shimrit Perkol-Finkel Bonnie Lei
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: How ASU achieved climate neutrality on campus and is engaging the community
Lisa Altieri Corey Hawkey Mick Dalrymple Jessica Givens
· Sessions
The future of water: Clean, renewable, and abundant
New and innovative approaches and investment are needed to develop technology and capacity for reliable access to clean, renewable and abundant water.
Lauren  Roth Venu Christelle Kwizera Dave White Dave White
· Pavilion
Avasant Global Equations
Live in the Avasant Lounge - https://app.hopin.to/events/un-global-compact-uniting-business-live/expo/131353
· Pavilion
ASU Global Futures Presents: Creating Resilient Supply Chains in the Face of Climate Change and COVID 19
· Pavilion
ASU Global Futures Presents: Human Rights at Sea: Safeguarding our Oceans
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: Mālama Honua - Regenerative Global Futures for a Thriving Planet with Hawai‘i's Voluntary Local Review
Celeste Connors duane kurisu Kamanaopono Crabbe Amanda Ellis Bettina Mehnert Kalani Kaanaana Lauren  Roth Venu Layla Kilolu
· Pavilion
ASU Global Futures Presents: Human Economies for Global Futures
· Pavilion
ASU Global Futures Presents: Investing in the Human Future
· Pavilion
Gender Equality: Business Leading the Way
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Katrien Buys Mário Parra da Silva Anabela Vaz Ribeiro
· Pavilion
ASU Global Futures Presents: Creating Resilient Supply Chains in the Face of Climate Change and COVID
Christy Slay Kevin Dooley Maria Lettini Stewart Lindsay
· Plenary
Opening Plenary
Sharan Burrow Maggie Lake
· Pavilion
Thunderbird Presents: Climate Change and Your Individual Responsibility
· Pavilion
Avasant Video Presentation
· Plenary
Partnerships to achieve the SDGs in the COVID-19 Era
Ítalo Freitas Rania Al-Mashat Tak Niinami Sanda Ojiambo Ester Baiget Jessica Cheam Jesper Brodin Kerry  Adler
· Pavilion
Avasant Office Hours
Visit the Avasant Content Studio in the Expo to learn more.
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: COVID-19, the 4IR, Globalization 4.0, and the SDGs
Nima Elmi Mark Esposito Nicholas  Davis Landry Signe
· Plenary
Special Global Announcement and Video Presentation
· Sessions
The Ocean and the 2030 Agenda: Towards an Action-Oriented UN Ocean Conference
This session will convene key stakeholders to discuss actions necessary to achieve a healthy, productive Ocean.
Sturla Henriksen Gloria Fluxà Thienemann Marisa Drew Francisco Lopes Erik Giercksky MARIA FRANCESCA SPATOLISANO Peter Thomson Dona Bertarelli
· Sessions
Accelerating Digital Transformation to Achieve the SDGs
Hosted by KEIDANREN (Japan Business Federation)
Sunita Grote Michelle Edkins Takashi Hibino George Nakayama
· Sessions
Catalysing Finance and Investment for the Achievement of SDG 7
Hosted by UN-Energy
Chebet Lesan Lois Young Ahmed Badr Francesco Starace Heidi Schroderus-Fox Jim Hempstead Dewi Dylander Damilola Ogunbiyi
· Sessions
Purpose-Driven Business: Corporate Action 4 Collective Good
Hosted by Global Citizen
Fran Katsoudas Tim Mapes Gail Tifford Chloe Targett-Adams
· Pavilion
Putting a Gender Lens during Times of Crisis
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Ebru Erim Emrah Özbay AYSUN SAYIN Melda Cele
· Sessions
Build Back Better: Designing A Future That Leaves No One Behind
Organized by The B-Team
Silvia Lagnado Hiro  Mizuno Leena Nair Peter Ndegwa Halla Tómasdóttir Danny Sriskandarajah
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: 4IR Fireside Chat with Tech Leaders
Kary Bheemaiah Mark Esposito Nicholas  Davis Anja Kaspersen Landry Signe Lara Birkes
· Pavilion
Avasant Presents: Smart Economies of the Future: Enabling Socio-Economic Transformation Through Disruptive Technologies
NURIA SIMO VILA Kevin Parikh Jeanne Holm Renee Lahti
· Plenary
Join the Innovation Showcase to see the sustainability stories and innovative solutions of participants' companies
Join the Innovation Showcase to see the sustainability stories and innovative solutions of participants' companies
Ted  Hart Eran Meller
· Pavilion
Climate Change and Your Individual Responsibility
Hosted in the ASU Content Studio - A conversation on climate action in Africa with stakeholders from civil society and academia
Monica  Kerretts-Makau
· Pavilion
The Challenges of Women in High Leadership
Hosted in the Target Gender Equality Lounge
Andreza Souza Andrea França Priscila Manfrim
· Plenary
Reducing Inequalities through Principled Leadership
Maria Fernanda  Garza Zhenmin LIU Christa Gyori James  Mwangi Rania Al-Mashat
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: Carbon Removal at Scale: The Third Pillar of Global Climate Transformation
Sanjeev Khagram Kathleen Rogers Lori Guetre Rick Parnell
· Pavilion
Avasant Global Equations Live Demo and Q&A
Learn how to promote investments in digital services sector and accelerating economic development in emerging economies
· Plenary
Innovation Showcase Spotlight - Ecoppia
Eran Meller
· Pavilion
Thunderbird School Presents: Women Redefining Leadership in Africa: Implications for SDG 5 and SDG 10
Join Dr. Monica Kerretts Makau, Thunderbird’s Academic Director for Africa, in a fireside chat with Marilyn Muthoni Kamuru, renown Feminist Writer and Activist
Monica  Kerretts-Makau
· Sessions
Untapped potential: Water Innovation to advance the SDGs
Hosted by UN-Water
Faduma Ali Ania Grobicki Jason Morrison MARIA FRANCESCA SPATOLISANO Kate Gibson Samantha Sims
· Sessions
Business driving zero-emission freight transport
Hosted by SLOCAT, Transport Decarbonisation Alliance, WBCSD
Mark Major (SLOCAT) Andrea Meza Sophie Punte Rodrigo Rodríguez Tornquist David Thackray Sita Holtslag
· Sessions
Untapping SME potential to achieve Agenda 2030
Hosted by International Organisation of Employers (IOE)
M Nazri Muhd Louis Camara Chantal Line Carpentier Douglas Opio Alvaro Ramirez Roberto Suarez Santos Henrik Munthe
· Sessions
JCI RISE: Rebuilding the World after COVID-19
Hosted by JCI (Junior Chamber International)
Itai Manyere Kevin Hin
· Sessions
Corporate Transparency, Social Transformation and the SDGs
Hosted by World Benchmarking Alliance
Gerbrand Haverkamp Pauliina Murphy Taki Netshitenzhe Andres Penate
· Sessions
Nature is Everyone’s Business: a business and policy dialogue
Hosted by Business for Nature
Eva Zabey Mathias VICHERAT Kiruben Naicker
· Sessions
Business Leadership toward Food Systems Transformation
This session outlines the objectives, timelines, and action tracks in planning for the upcoming UN Food Systems Summit.
Martin Frick Agnes Kalibata Alison Cairns
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: WE Empower UN SDG Challenge - Women Entrepreneurs Promoting the SDGs in Latin America & the Caribbean
This panel will focus on how collective action can create sustainable, transformational change around the world.
Cecilia Flores Silvina Moschini Andrea de la Piedra Alyse Nelson Valrie Grant
· Pavilion
CanWater Lounge - Video Live
Visit the Canwater Lounge to see their innovative focus on better consumer behavior
· Sessions
Major Announcement on Critical COVID Solutions for Societal and Economic Recovery
Hosted by CETS Technologies
Theo Cosmora Gerald DeCosta Louis James Peggy Dodson Vincent I. White
· Sessions
ASU Global Futures Presents: The Hidden Cost of Gold
Enrique Ortiz Luis Fernandez Alex Dehgan Paula Diaz
· Pavilion
Avasant 2020 Video Presentation
· Plenary
Innovation Showcase Spotlight - CAF America
Ted  Hart
· Plenary
The Business Case for a Resilient Rebuild
Paul Polman Emmanuel FABER Veronica De la cerda Oscar Onyema
· Sessions
Thunderbird Presents: Hacking the SDG’s: Turning Big Challenges into Entrepreneurial Opportunities
Learn how to apply the entrepreneurial mindset, toolset, and tactics to turn the SDG's into exciting opportunities
Henrik Scheel
· Plenary
Closing Remarks
Amina Mohammed
· Networking
Networking
· Pavilion
Content Studio Tours

Speakers

Erik Giercksky

Head, Sustainable Ocean Business, United Nations Global Compact

Francisco Lopes

Permanent Representative of Portugal to the United Nations

Marisa Drew

Chief Sustainability Officer and Global Head of the Sustainability Strategy, Advisory & Finance Group, Credit Suisse

Gloria Fluxà Thienemann

Vice-Chairman and Chief Sustainability Officer, Iberostar Hotels & Resorts

Sturla Henriksen

Special Advisor, Ocean, United Nations Global Compact

Ahmed Badr

Director Project Facilitation & Support, IRENA

Lois Young

Chair of AOSIS and Permanent Representative of Belize to the United Nations

Chebet Lesan

CEO, BrightGreen (Kenya)

M Nazri Muhd

CEO of MyFinB Group

Alison Cairns

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Agnes Kalibata

Special Envoy for 2021 Food Systems Summit

Martin Frick

Deputy to the Special Envoy for the 2021 UN @foodsystems summit

Sita Holtslag

Senior Advisor Sustainable Mobility

David Thackray

Sales & Marketing Director, Tevva

Rodrigo Rodríguez Tornquist

Secretary of Climate Change, Argentina

Sophie Punte

Executive Director, Smart Freight Centre

Andrea Meza

Minister of Environment and Energy, Costa Rica

Mark Major (SLOCAT)

Senior Advisor, SLOCAT Partnership

Ítalo Freitas

CEO, AES Tiete

Ebru Erim

Sustainable Business & Communications Director& Board Member, Unilever Turkey

Pamela Coke-Hamilton

Executive Director, International Trade Centre

Andreza Souza

Sustainability Manager, Natura

AYSUN SAYIN

Chief People, Culture and Sustainability Officer, WPP

Emrah Özbay

Director, Internal Audit, Risk Management and Sustainability, Boyner

Anabela Vaz Ribeiro

Executive Director, Global Compact Network Portugal

Mário Parra da Silva

Chair of the Board, Global Compact Network Portugal

Katrien Buys

Strategy, Innovation & Sustainability Director, Ageas Portugal

Stewart Lindsay

Head of Corporate Engagement, Agriculture & Food for The Nature Conservancy

Maria Lettini

Executive Director, FAIRR Initiative

Kevin Dooley

Chief Scientist, TSC

Christy Slay

Creating Resilient Supply Chains in the Face of Climate Change and COVID

Cecilia Flores

Webee Corporation

Cecilia Flores

Webee Corporation

Alyse Nelson

President & CEO, Vital Voices Global Partnership

Andrea de la Piedra

Aequales

Silvina Moschini

SheWorks!

Luis Fernandez

Executive Director, Center for Amazonian Scientific Innovation (CINCIA)

Enrique Ortiz

Co-founder, Amazon Conservation

Dave Kingsbury

CMO

Stephanie Buscemi

CMO, Salesforce

Rick Parnell

CEO Foundation for Climate Resolution

Lori Guetre

Vice President of Business Development

Kathleen Rogers

President Earth Day Network

NURIA SIMO VILA

Chief Information Officer – Inter-American Development Bank

Nicholas Davis

Professor of Practice, Thunderbird School of Global Management, ASU

Kary Bheemaiah

Chief Innovative Technologies Officer, Capgemini Invent

Celeste Connors

Executive Director of Hawaii Green Growth

Celeste Connors

Executive Director of Hawaii Green Growth

Sanjeev Khagram

Dean and Professor , ASU Thunderbird, Arizona

Andrew Jack

Global Education Editor, Financial Times

Wilfred Mijnhardt (RSM_EUR_NL)

Dean and Professor , Rotterdam School of Management

Enase Okonedo

Dean and Professor (and PRME Board member) , Lagos Business School

Timothy Mescon

Executive Vice President , AACSB

Urs Jager

Associate Professor (and PRME Board member), INCAE

Silvia Lagnado

Natura&Co’, Sustainable Growth Officer

Carin Jämtin

Politician

Eran Meller

Co-Founder and Chairman, Ecoppia

Heidi Schroderus-Fox

Director, UN Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries

John W.H. Denton AO

Secretary General, International Chamber of Commerce

Margaret Johnston-Clarke

Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion, L’Oréal Group

Dan Seymour

Strategic Partnership Director, UN Women

Denisse Amores

Responsible Business, CEMEX

Francesca Romita Iturbe

Corporate Social Responsibility Officer, UNICEF

Ashwin Yardi

CEO, India and Chief Industrialization & Automation Officer, Capgemini

Cindy Pace

Global Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, MetLife

Lisa Sachs

Director of the Colombia Centre on Sustainable Development

Ted Hart

President and CEO at CAF America

Jessie Krafft

Senior Vice President of External Affairs, CAF America

Clara Arpa Azofra

CEO, Arpa Equipos Móviles de Campaña

Bas boorsma

Professor of Practice, Thunderbird School of Global Management, ASU

Diana Bowman

Associate Dean for International Engagement, ASU Law

Kamanaopono Crabbe

CEO, Kohala Institute

duane kurisu

Founder & Chairman, aio

Claire Larner

Director, External Relations, Newmont

Ani Markova

Board member at Golden Star and formerly of AGF Investments

Shimrit Perkol-Finkel

CEO, ECOncrete

Jason Holmberg

Founder & CEO, WildMe

Jim Hempstead

Managing Director, Moody's Investors Service

Mariela Vargova

Senior ESG Analyst, Invesco Ltd.

Augusto Lopez-Claros

Director, Global Indicators Group, The World Bank

Lance Morgan

President, Marine Conservation Institute

Sylvia Earle

President & Chairman, Mission Blue

Stephenie Foster

UN Women

Monica Kerretts-Makau

Professor of Practice & academic Director for Africa, Thunderbird at ASU

Albert Nsengiyumva

Executive Secretary of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa

Minu Ipe

Managing Director and Vice Chair, University Design Institute, ASU

Fabrizio Hochschild

Special Adviser on the Preparations for the Commemoration of the United Nations’ 75th Anniversary , United Nations

Dr. Maleeha Lodhi

Former Pakistan Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador to the US and High Commissioner to the UK

Sophie Chandauka

Executive Director of Operations, Morgan Stanley

Suresh Prabhu

Prime Minister of India's G7 & G20 Sherpa and Member of Parliament

Tahmina Zaman Khan

Head of Sustainability, Mutual Trust Bank Ltd

Juan Pablo Guerrero

Network Director of the Global Initiative on Fiscal Transparency

Silvana Koch-Mehrin

President, Women Political Leaders (WPL)

Corey Hawkey

Assistant Director, University Sustainability Practices

Lisa Altieri

Founder & CEO, ClimateSolutionsNet

Stephanie Devine

Founder, The Very Good Bra, (Underwear)

Michael Hughes

Manager, Sustainability & Responsible Business, Accenture

Amina Mohammed

CEO, 3M

Julie Sweet

CEO, Accenture

Christian Klein

CEO, SAP

Renee Lahti

Former Chief Innovation Officer, Hitachi Vantara; Avasant Distinguished Fellow

Jeanne Holm

Chief Data Officer, City of Los Angeles

Kevin Parikh

CEO & Chairman, Avasant

Maria Abadilla

Founder and Chairperson of the Orangutan Alliance

Neal Woodbury

Interim Executive Vice President and Chief Science and Technology Officer, ASU Knowledge Enterprise

Jennifer Nielsen

Founder, Ekko.world

Mario Minor

CEO, Co-Founder of Market Fresh Gourmet

Peter Ball

Author (SDG children's books)

Graham Ross

Co-Founder, Blocktexx, (Converting fabrics into raw materials)

Nik Robinson

Founder, Good Citizens (Plastic water bottle Sunglasses)

James Dutton

Founder, Nutricare (Wound Care)

Dave White

Deputy Director, Global Institute of Sustainability and Innovation, ASU

Dave White

Deputy Director, Global Institute of Sustainability and Innovation, ASU

Christelle Kwizera

CEO, Water Access Rwanda

Terry Heymann

CFO, World Gold Council

Nima Elmi

Head of Government Affairs, Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, World Economic Forum

Kris Broekaert

Government Engagement Lead, World Economic Forum’s Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Network

Lindsay Oliver

Managing Director of Impact International Secured Investment Limited

Klaus Lackner

Director, Center for Negative Carbon Emissions, ASU

Erika Karp

Founder & CEO, Cornerstone Capital Group

Helle Bank Jorgensen

Founder & CEO, Competent Boards

Marie Royce

Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs

Mark Esposito