Get informed, inspired and connected at the Nov. 1 Sustainable Industries Economic Forum in San Francisco. Join keynote speaker Paul Hawken and thought leaders from dozens of innovative companies for a conversation about the intersection of ecological business and technology, followed by your choice of high-impact networking or a special breakout session on trends in impact investing and social finance.
The Sustainable Industries Economic Forums are annual, highly regarded business events held in San Francisco, Seattle, Portland, Denver, Santa Monica, and other cities. For a decade the forum has featured inspiring keynotes, engaging Q&A and quality networking, including luminary speakers Arianna Huffington, Ray Anderson, Van Jones, Cameron Sinclair, Alex Bogusky, Karl-Henrik Robert, governors, mayors, leading economists, and dozens of Sustainable Industries' most innovative CEOs. The event's mission is to re-inspire the inspired, connect sustainability thought leaders, and help get business done. There is no business event like it.
Table Sponsors Salesforce.com, HP, Skanska USA, Shaw Industries, CH2M Hill, HOK, Webcor Builders, OSIsoft, RSF Social Finance, New Resource Bank, Dharma Merchant Services, Monterey Institute of International Studies, Environmental Building Strategies, and a dozen companies with Networking Hall display tables
Who else is coming? Facebook, VMware, eBay, Symantec, Honeywell, SAP, The Gap, City of San Francisco, The Clorox Company, Sungevity, BNY Mellon, Wells Fargo, Pacific Gas & Electric, U.S. Green Building Council, Williams-Sonoma, Ernst & Young, Tesla Motors, Bon Ami, Indiegogo, Granite Construction, 3Degrees, Swinerton Builders, World Green Building Council, Bloom Energy, Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, Zipcar, Hara, DIRTT, Waypoint Building Group, UL Environment, Wendel Rosen Black & Dean, Workrite Ergonomics, B Lab, Goodwill Industries, HIP Investor, Waggener Edstrom, Fleishman Hillard, Source Interlink, DPR Construction, StartupNectar, BART, Meyer Family Enterprises, GCI General Contractors, SCS Global, Navitas Capital, Building Efficiency, Free Range Studios, Regenerative Network, RRD International, Mother Jones, U.S. General Services Administration, Clean Technology Trade Alliance, Deutsch Design Works, Pankow, Spring Partners, Agrion, BCCI Construction, California Center for Sustainable Energy, Antenna Group, Stanford University, Hanson Bridgett, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, AlterECO, New Leaf Paper, MIT Sloan School of Management, Presidio Graduate School, Better World Telecom, Natural Logic, Burnham Brown, Lucid Design Group, BuildingWise, 4128 Associates, LRQA Americas Sustainability, CleanFish, CalStar Products, Aclaria Partners, Drever Capital Management, Qrew, Metropolitan Group, Asia Leverage, Enlightened Brand, WonderWorks, Institute for Environmental Entrepreneurship, BayPoint Benefits, Todd Jersey Architecture, Watershed Capital, Climate Earth, Stakeware, Greenopedia, Sustainable Systems, Chinook Book, County of San Mateo, Gigantic Idea Studio, Pure Ambition, Blue Practice, Ecotone Creative, investorMetrix, Atomic PR, NewLevel Group, True Market Solutions, Meridian Management Consultants, GreenNexxus, inNative, Biochar, TriplePundit, Xeco, ML Consulting, SociaLab, Blu Skye, LIFT, Connected Advantage, DeepRoot, Higher Ground Associates, L Studio, Tedeschi Family Winery, 108 Technologies, Amazon Watch, Honeyman Consulting, Back to the Roots, San Francisco Waldorf School, Indigenous Designs, Telegraph Hill Advisory, AWE Global, Hog Island Oysters, Global Native Consulting, Green Dentistry, TarHong, All Things Green PR, Thinkshift, and many more! Connect with attendees beforehand.
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8:30 – Registration
9:00 – Breakfast and Welcome: Brian Back, Founding Editor & Publisher, Sustainable Industries
9:10 – Introduction: Peter Schwartz, Senior VP for Global Government Relations & Strategic Planning, Salesforce.com
9:15 – 10:00 Keynote: Paul Hawken
10:00 – 10:30 Q&A
10:30 – 10:45 Announcements and Closing Remarks
10:45 – 11:45 Networking Hour –and– Special Breakout Session: "Trends in Impact Investing & Social Finance," Don Shaffer, President & CEO, RSF Social Finance, and Vince Siciliano, President, New Resource Bank