Speakers

9:30am – Opening Welcome

10am – Session 1: Environmental Justice

Alexander AptekarModerator
Eric WoodHudson Valley Regional Coordinator, NYPIRG
Santosh NandabalanNew York Organizer, Food & Water Watch
Masoom MoitraDirector, El Puente Green Light District Toxic Air Quality in North Brooklyn (South Williamsburg)

11am – Session 2: Innovative Technologies

Richard HanleyModerator
Alba PenaNew York City Community Engagement Manager, Equinor
Walter MeyerPrincipal Urban Designer, LOLA – Local Office Landscape
Alan RobockAssociate Director, Center for Environmental Prediction, Rutgers University

12pm – Session 3: Resilient 21

Illya AzaroffModerator
Marissa AhoChief resilience Officer Houston
Laurie SchoemanNational Director, Resilience and Disaster Recovery, Enterprise Green communities
Stewart Sarkozy-BanoczyResilient Cities Network

1pm – Session 4: Green Jam

Introduction by Ngozi, City Tech Student Government President

Presentation of student videos

2pm – Session 5: Culture & Communication

Sarah StandingModerator
Bill McKibben (Video)Author, Founder 350.org
Jill KubitDirector, Co-Founder_Dear Tomorrow
Catherine HarrisUniversity Of New Mexico, Assistant Professor of Landscape, Architecture, Art and Ecology, Principal Investigator

3pm – Session 6: Food & Climate

Mark HellermannModerator
Thomas Philpott, Author,Author,
Elizabeth Royte, AuthorAuthor
Bruce FriedrichCo-founder of the Good Food Institute, author