This week's run time is 40:26.
WEEK IN REVIEW (10:00)
- Companies, investors, climate and COP
- Intuit creates marketplace to help SMBs take climate action
- Corporate forest protection turns over a new leaf
More voices from VERGE 21 (25:30)
Replaying keynote conversation highlights from our four-day online event this week. Find coverage of VERGE 21 here. This week's feature includes:
- Renee Lertzman, founder on Project InsideOut — On the hope/despair binary and why leaders should let themselves be human
- Michiel Bakker, vice president, global workplace programs at Google — On the importance of balancing being bold about the long-term and acting in the here and now
- Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg — On how the Department of Transportation is thinking about the spaces that people need to navigate, whether it's urban or rural
- Devishi Jha, director of partnerships of Zero Hour and founder of Voyagers — On the importance of including the perspective of young people in corporate climate strategy. Right now.
- Paul Hawken, founder of Project Drawdown and Project Regeneration — On his new book: "Regeneration: Ending the Climate Crisis in One Generation" and why he's embracing the word "regeneration"
- Amy Duffuor, principal of Prime Impact Fund — On why it's important to have an intersectional approach to climate tech
- Xiye Bastida, climate activist with Fridays for Future — On the critical importance of including indigenous wisdom in the dialogue around creating holistic solutions
*Music in this episode by Lee Rosevere: "And So Then," "Where Was I," "Late Night Tales" and "Let That Sink In"