San Francisco EcoTuesday :: Featuring Lakshmi ( Meera) Ramanathan From Adobe Systems
This month join us for a wonderful opportunity to learn about sustainability from one of the leading tech firms in the Bay Area, Adobe.
THIS MONTH'S SPEAKER:
Lakshmi (Meera) Ramanathan, Global Sustainability Manager, Adobe Systems.
Meera will discuss...
- Corporate Carbon Accounting
- Adobe's environmental goals towards conservation of water, reduction electricity & natural usages, and increased diversion of solid waste from landfill.
Meera has over 15 years experience in environmental conservation and sustainability. For the past 4 plus years she has been working with Adobe to produce the public Carbon Disclosure Project reports (CDP score increased by thirteen points over three years!), as well as provide sustainable metrics data for CSR reporting, internal and external outlets and surveys, including Bloomberg, Trucost, Justmeans, etc. and respond for data queries from sales teams for RFPs.
She manages and is a contributing team member of the LEED process and has participated in nine LEED projects, with six being certified Platinum. Her research and implementation of renewable technologies has led her to work with a diverse group both on the state and federal level. Her background as an environmental consultant and engineer makes her an expert in her field. Meera holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville.
THIS MONTH'S VENUE:
We are excited to have Yoshi's SF offer us this beautiful venue right in the heart of the city.
Yoshi’s does its best to be “green in, green out”, leaving the smallest possible footprint on the planet.
EcoTuesday is a networking event for sustainable business. Every event features a 20 minute keynote by an industry thought-leader, followed by the hallmark "Introduction Circle" where all participants have an opportunity to share about their about passion and find like-minded collaborators. Events take place nationwide on the fourth Tuesday of the month. Come and introduce yourself to a roomful of professionals! Please sign up for our twice-monthly newsletter at www.ecotuesday.com
Please RSVP, price is $10 with online registration ($15 at the door).
Come join us for an amazing night of fun and cocktails. Maybe we can even catch a set afterwards. See you there!
Contact: Nikki Pava