[WEBINAR SERIES] 'Executive Leadership in Sustainability' & 'What's the Potential of Disruptive Green Technology?'
Wednesday, Jun 18 2014 at 5:00 pm - Tuesday, Jun 24 2014 at 5:00 pm EDT
Please join us for two webinars examining business perspectives on sustainability. This special series is a collaboration with the Yale Center for Business and the Environment and the Yale SOM MBA for Executives program, which will launch a sustainability focus this fall. Thursday, June 19, at 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST Executive Leadership in Sustainability Listen to a Recording Here A panel of Yale alumni who are shaping or leading organizational change related to issues of social and environmental sustainability. They'll discuss the challenges and opportunities for those charged with advancing sustainability in complex organizations. Moderator: Marian Chertow '81 MPPM, '00 Ph.D, Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management, Director of the Program on Solid Waste Policy, and Director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program Panelists: Manuel Gomez Pena '95, Vice President of Sustainability, Walmart Richard Kidd '93, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army, Energy & Sustainability Shawn Heath '99, Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer, Duke Energy Tuesday, June 24, at 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. EST What¹s the Potential of Disruptive Green Technology? More and more attention and investment is focused on sustainable products and services. How much are products in the marketplace disrupting old business models? How do investors and entrepreneurs decide when a new product or service has the potential to produce a big payoff, both in financial returns and benefits for society? Moderator: Nancy Pfund '82, Lecturer in the Practice of Management; Managing Partner, DBL Investors Panelists: Dan Gross '98, Managing Director, Oaktree Capital Management Stu Patterson '83, President & COO, RAMP Rosemary Ripley '80, Managing Director, NGEN Register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/160038438