2012 Speakers

David Abney
Chief Operating Officer
Barton Alexander
Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer
Molson Coors Brewing Co.
Joel Babbit
Co-founder and CEO
Mother Nature Network
Roger Ballentine
Founder and President
Green Strategies Inc.
Thomas Baloga
Vice President of Engineering, U.S.
BMW of North America
Wayne Balta
Vice President, Corporate Environmental Affairs and Product Safety
Vance Bell
Chairman and CEO
Shaw Industries, A Berkshire Hathaway Company
Robert Bienenfeld
Senior Manager, Environment and Energy Strategy, Product Regulatory Office
American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
Bernhard Blaettel
Director of Project Mobility Services
Steve Bolze
President and CEO, GE Power and Water and Senior Vice President
Todd Brady
Global Environmental Director
Intel Corp.
Michael Brune
Executive Director
Sierra Club
Mike Cheiky
President and Chief Technology Officer
Cool Planet BioFuels, Inc.
Geoff Colvin
Senior Editor-at-Large
James Connaughton
Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Public and Environmental Policy
Constellation Energy Group, Inc.
Aron Cramer
President and CEO
Business for Social Responsibility (BSR)
David Crane
President and CEO
NRG Energy, Inc.
Steve Davies
Director, Marketing and Public Affairs
NatureWorks LLC
Snehal Desai
Global Marketing Director
Dow Water and Process Solutions, Dow Chemical Co.
Prof. Jared Diamond
Professor, Department of Geography
Brian Dumaine
Senior Editor at Large, Co-chair, Brainstorm GREEN
Peter Duncan
Executive Chairman and Founder
MicroSeismic, Inc.
Nina Easton
Washington Columnist and Senior Editor; Co-chair, MPW Summit
Michael Eckhart
Managing Director, Global Head of Environmental Finance
Citigroup Inc.
Elizabeth C. Economy
C.V. Starr Senior Fellow for China and Director, Asia Studies
Council on Foreign Relations
David Edmondson
Co-founder and CEO
Nicholas Moore Eisenberger
Founding Partner
Pure Energy Partners
Michael Elliott
President and CEO
Jib Ellison
Founder and CEO
Blu Skye Consulting
Scott Elrod
Former Vice President, Hardware Systems Laboratory
PARC, a Xerox company
John Faraci
Chairman and CEO
International Paper Co.
Brooke Farrell
Founder and CEO
Matthew Fitzmaurice
Founder and Co-portfolio Manager
AWJ Capital Partners, LLC
Russ Ford
Executive Vice President Onshore Gas - Upstream Americas
Shell Exploration and Production, Inc.
Paulette Frank
Vice President Sustainability and Environmental Health & Safety
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc.
Mark Fulton
Managing Director and Global Head of Research, DB Climate Change Advisors
Deutsche Asset Management
Leigh Gallagher
Assistant Managing Editor
Seth Goldman
President and TeaEO
Honest Tea Inc
Howard Gould
President and Co-founder
Tundra Capital Partners, LLC
Jason Graham-Nye
Co-Founder and CEO
Scott Griffith
Chairman and CEO
Bill Gross
Founder and President
Marc Gunther
Contributing Editor, Co-chair, Brainstorm GREEN
Poppy Harlow
Anchor, CNNMoney.com
Arno Harris
Chief Executive Officer
Recurrent Energy, LLC
Neil Hawkins
Vice President, Sustainability, Environment, Health and Safety
The Dow Chemical Co.
Lew Hay
Chairman and CEO
NextEra Energy, Inc.
Peter J. Hebert
Co-founder and Managing Partner
Lux Capital
Dan Hesse
Chief Executive Officer
Gary Hirshberg
Stonyfield Farm
Jonathan Hsu
Chief Executive Officer
John Huey
Editor-in-Chief, Office of the Chief Executive
Time Inc.
Andrew Hutson
Senior Manager, Corporate Partnerships Program
Environmental Defense Fund
Scott Jacobs
Founder and CEO
Kenon Capital
William "Wilber" James
Managing General Partner
RockPort Capital Partners
Jonathan Wolfson Jonathan Wolfson
Co-founder and CEO
Barry Judge
Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer
Best Buy Co., Inc.
Lynn Jurich
Co-founder and President
Sunrun, Inc.
Andy Karsner
Executive Chairman and Founder
Manifest Energy, Inc.
David Keith
Professor of Applied Physics, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences; Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
Daniel Kim
Founder and CEO
Lit Motors Corp.
Gail Klintworth
Chief Sustainability Officer
Unilever PLC
Fred Krupp
Environmental Defense Fund
Martin Lagod
Managing Director and Co-founder
Firelake Capital Management LLC
Adam Lashinsky
Senior Editor-at-Large and Co-chair, Brainstorm TECH
Chuck Leavell
Director of Environmental Affairs and Co-founder
Mother Nature Network
Mark Lee
Executive Director
Jack Leslie
Weber Shandwick
Nathan Lewis
George L. Argyros Professor of Chemistry
California Institute of Technology
Stella Li
Senior Vice President
BYD Co, Ltd.
Chris Librie
Director, Environmental Initiatives
Hewlett-Packard Co.
Andrew Liveris
President, Chairman, and CEO
The Dow Chemical Co.
Micah Loudermilk
Senior Research Associate and Program Manager, Energy and Environmental Security Policy, Institute for National Strategic Studies
National Defense University
L. Hunter Lovins
Natural Capitalism Solutions
Glen Low
Blue Skye Consulting
Adam Lowry
Co-founder and Chief Greenskeeper
Method Products, Inc.
Duncan Mac Naughton
Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Joel Makower
Chairman and Executive Editor
GreenBiz Group
Dhiraj Malkani
RockPort Capital Partners
William A. McDonough

Stephanie Mehta
Deputy Managing Editor and Chair, Most Powerful Women International
Jeff Miller
Co-founder and CEO
Mary Sue Milliken
Co-chef and Owner
Border Grill Restaurants and Trucks
Tim Mohin
Director, Corporate Responsibility
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Alan Mulally
President and CEO
Ford Motor Co.
Rick Needham
Director, Energy and Sustainability Team
Google, Inc.
David Neeleman
Founder, Chairman and CEO
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Kathy Nieland
U.S. Sustainable Business Solutions Leader
Brian O'Keefe
Assistant Managing Editor
Dara O'Rourke
Co-founder and Chief Sustainability Officer
Gregory R. Page
Chairman and CEO
Cargill Inc.
Lindene Patton
Chief Climate Product Officer
Zurich Financial Services Ltd.
Efrat Peled
Chairman and CEO
Arison Investments Ltd.
Beatriz R. Perez
Chief Sustainability Officer
The Coca-Cola Co.
Dickon Pinner
McKinsey & Co.
John Podesta
Center for American Progress
C. Larry Pope
President and CEO
Smithfield Foods, Inc.
Justin Raade
Founder and CEO
Halotechnics Inc.
Alan Rabinowitz
Chief Executive Officer
Eric Redman
Summit Power Group
William Reilly
Senior Advisor
TPG Capital, LP
Jennifer Reingold
Senior Editor
Neil Renninger
Co-founder and Chief Technical Officer
Amyris, Inc.
Michael Richter
Healthy Planet Partners
Theodore Roosevelt IV
Managing Director and Chairman, Cleantech Initiative
Barclays Capital
Alan Salzman
CEO and Managing Partner
VantagePoint Capital Partners
William Sarni
Director and Practice Leader, Enterprise Water Strategy
Deloitte Consulting
Christophe Schilling
Co-founder and CEO
Peter Schwartz
Peter Schwartz Senior Vice President, Global Government Relations and Strategic Planning
salesforce.com, inc.
Jessica Scorpio
Founder and Director of Marketing
Peter Scott
Executive Director
Burn Design Lab
Peter Seligmann
Chairman and CEO
Conservation International
Truman Semans
Andy Serwer
Managing Editor
Andrew L. Shapiro
Founder and Partner
GO Ventures
Daniel Shugar
Chief Executive Officer
Solaria Corp.
Theo Spencer
Senior Advocate, Climate and Clean Air Program
Defense Council
Eric Spiegel
President and CEO
Siemens Corp.
Daniel Spitzer
Chairman and CEO
Mountain Hazelnuts Group
Vikki Spruill
President and CEO
Ocean Conservancy
Susan Hunt Stevens
Founder and CEO
Practically Green
Thomas F. Steyer
Co-founding Director
Next Generation
Prof. Pavan Sukhdev
Dorothy S. McCluskey Fellow, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Yale University
Andy Taylor
Chairman and CEO
Enterprise Holdings
Mark Tercek
President and CEO
The Nature Conservancy
Trae Vassallo
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
S. Robson Walton
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
John Warner
President, The Beyond Benign Foundation; President and CTO
Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry
Cynthia Warner
Sapphire Energy
Stephen Weinstein
RenaissanceRe Risk Sciences Foundation
David Whitford
Governor Christine Todd Whitman
Clean and Safe Energy Coalition
Jeff Williams
Director, Climate Consulting
Entergy Corp.
Kenji Williams
Founder and Director
Bella Gaia
Dick Williams
Shell WindEnergy Inc.
Kathrin Winkler
Vice President, Corporate Sustainability and Chief Sustainability Officer
EMC Corp.
Pat Wood
Wood3 Resources
Raymond Wood
Managing Director and Global Head of Renewable Energy Group
Credit Suisse (USA), Inc.
John Woolard
President and CEO
BrightSource Energy, Inc.
Terry F. Yosie
President and CEO
World Environment Center
Cathy Zoi
Silver Lake Kraftwerk