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    VERGE DC

    March 14, 2012 - March 16, 2012


    Delivering on Sustainability's Transformational Potential

    VERGE DC brings together corporate leaders focusing on a new wave of technological change revolutionizing sustainability. A convergence of technologies for energy, buildings, information, and vehicles, which GreenBiz calls VERGE, is enabling companies to break down organizational silos, and accelerate innovation. This has profound implications for your company's sustainability and business goals.

    Join corporate leaders, policy makers, and thought leaders in Washington, DC on March 14-16 at the Renaissance Hotel. You'll be part of a diverse and exclusive group of executives in sustainability, building and energy management, utilities, fleets & logistics, government & policy, R&D, and corporate financing.

    At VERGE DC, you will:

    • Learn from the innovators. Get the essentials your company needs to know about changing energy, information, building and transportation technologies.
    • Find your opportunities. Discover where to find the low-hanging fruit in deploying these technologies, where they might already exist in your organization, and how you can quickly get results.
    • Explore new tools and techniques. You'll learn how to effectively break down organizational silos, engage your CFO, and engage internal stakeholders to embrace radical efficiency.
    • Understand the changes. Learn how Big Data can change your company's sustainability strategy, and the new and non traditional partners who can help accelerate your agenda.

    Be a part of VERGE DC by joining VERGE Virtual
    Admission is complimentary
    To register for the live VERGE DC at the Arlington Renaissance, please visit our registration page.
    • Associate Director, Internal Sustainability
      Deloitte
    • Vice President of Sustainability Consulting
      Groom Energy
    • President, EV Services
      NRG Energy
    • Interim President
      World Resources Institute
    • Vice President of Industry Solutions
      IBM
    • Director of Marketing
      Alcoa Wheel & Transportation Products
    • Director, Technical Policy
      US Green Building Council
    • Principal
      PwC's PRTM Management Consulting
    • Chairman and CEO
      Revolution LLC
    • Founder & CEO
      Buzzcar
    • Founder & Chief Community Officer
      RelayRides
    • Mars G. Fontana Professor of Metallurgic
      The Ohio State University
    • President
      Demand Response and Smart Grid Coalition (DRSG)
    • Policy and Program Manager, Mayor's Office of Sustainability
      City of Philadelphia
    • Chief Technology Officer
      Tendril
    • SVP, Marketing and Sales
      EnerNOC
    • President and CEO
      Siemens Industry
    • Senior Writer, Greentech Editor
      GigaOm
    • Founder & CEO
      Green Diamond
    • Director of Systems + Technology
      GreenBiz Group
    • President and CEO
      Natural Logic
    • Author
      The Mesh
    • Regional Government Business Leader
      Arup
    • Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy, and Chief Sustainability Officer
      Exelon
    • Senior Writer
      GreenBiz Group
    • Senior Director of Strategic Planning
      Environmental Defense Fund
    • Strategic Opportunity Manager
      Sprint
    • President
      Agnik
    • Principal
      NorthBridge Energy Partners, LLC
    • Founder & President
      Lit Motors Corporation
    • VP & Chief Sustainability Officer
      Pacific Gas & Electric
    • Consulting Professor
      Stanford University
    • Sustainability Business Leader
      Avaya
    • Executive Director
      Network for Sustainable Financial Markets
    • President & Founder
      Opower
    • Executive Director, Institute for Building Efficiency
      Johnson Controls
    • Executive Director
      SustainAbility
    • Managing Director
      Impax Asset Management, LLC
    • Global Leader of Sustainable Engineering & Energy Management
      Whole Foods Market
    • Cofounder, Chief Scientist and Chairman Emeritus
      Rocky Mountain Institute
    • Principal
      GreenOrder
    • VP, Energy Management
      Macy's
    • CEO
      Greenlots
    • Chairman & Executive Editor
      GreenBiz Group
    • Associate Director
      Genentech
    • President
      ACORE
    • Chief, Energy & Sustainable Design Unit
      U.S. State Department, Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations
    • Managing Director, Corporate Partnerships Program
      Environmental Defense Fund
    • Senior VP and Research Director
      Forrester Research
    • Director, Energy & Climate Change
      Dow Chemical Company
    • VP, Global Foundation Services
      eBay
    • Founder and CEO
      O'Reilly Media
    • Senior Vice President & Chief Sustainability Officer
      MGM Resorts International
    • Founder & Executive Director
      Code for America
    • Director of Energy Management
      Roche
    • Global Director of Sustainability
      CBRE
    • Chairman, Energy and Sustainability Services
      Jones Lang LaSalle
    • VP, Planning and Business Development
      OnStar
    • Vice President of Research
      U.S. Green Building Council
    • Real Estate and Workplace Services Green Team Lead
      Google
    • Director, Sustainable Business Solutions
      PwC
    • Senior Vice President & Managing Director
      ASU Foundation for A New American University
    • VP, Sustainability and Global Regulatory Affairs
      General Motors
    • Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, Installations & Environment
      U.S. Department of Defense
    • Director of Energy
      AT&T
    • Managing Director
      PwC's PRTM Management Consulting
    • Senior Vice President
      Bank of America
    • Senior Advisor
      White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
    • Managing Principal
      Smart Buildings LLC
    • President
      The Stella Group, Ltd.
    • Vice President - CSR & Sustainability
      Campbell Soup Company
    • Founder and Chairman
      AMEE
    • President & CEO
      Efficiency Exchange
    • Senior Editor, Program Director - VERGE
      GreenBiz Group
    • Director of Network Technology
      REV Technologies
    • CEO
      ECON Group
    • Chairman
      Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
    • Vice President of Corporate Sustainability, EMC Corporation
      Board Member, The Green Grid
    • Founder
      Winston Eco-Strategies
    • Business Unit Manager - Electrical Transportation Infrastructure
      Eaton Corporation
    • Senior Director Products, Customer Energy Solutions
      Pacific Gas and Electric Company
    • Managing Director, SMART
      University of Michigan

    Sponsor

    Contact Alan Robinson, VP of Sales and Business Development, at alan@greenbiz.com or (650) 209-5446 to learn more about sponsoring opportunities.


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