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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
  • Editor at Large
    Guardian Sustainable Business
  • 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
  • Partner
    Stoel Rives LLP
  • 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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