Speakers

    Ian Allen
    Manager Environmental Strategy & Ampera, Vauxhall Motors

    Allen was appointed to his current role in 2010 & is responsible for the launch of the revolutionary Vauxhall Ampera into the UK. He has undertaken a variety of roles in 21 years at GM in finance, marketing & commercial vehicles in the US and across Europe.   Read more…

    Pilgrim Beart
    Founder Director, AlertMe.com

    Pilgrim Beart has more than 20 years experience leading innovation in ground breaking, high-technology companies, and has founded three technology companies himself.   Read more…

    Mike Bell
    Global Connected Car Director, Jaguar Land Rover

    Most recently, Mike Bell was chief technology officer at Jaguar Land Rover and responsible for the end-to-end delivery of their connected car strategy.   Read more…

    Bernie Bulkin
    Venture Partner and Senior Advisor, VantagePoint Capital Partners

    Bernie Belkin joined VantagePoint upon his retirement as Chief Scientist at BP (British Petroleum) in 2003. He spent 18 years at BP and its predecessor The Standard Oil Company, holding various positions in technology and business, including Chief Technology Officer.   Read more…

    Scott Cain
    Founding Partner, The Long Run Venture

    Scott Cain is founding partner of The Long Run Venture as well as Future Cities lead at the Technology Strategy Board.The Long Run Venture develops entrepreneur-led solutions to complex, long run challenges.   Read more…

    Rob Cameron
    Executive Director, SustainAbility

    Rob Cameron recently joined SustainAbility's London office as Executive Director, following 4 years as CEO of Fairtrade International, where he strengthened the organisation's role and impact as a pace setter in ethical certification.   Read more…

    Paul Cousens
    Global Business Development Manager, Clean Tech Industry, Autodesk

    At Autodesk, Cousens is responsible for the continued satisfaction and growth of the company’s cleantech customers.   Read more…

    John Elkington
    Founding Partner & Executive Chairman, Volans

    Founding Partner & Executive Chairman of Volans (2008 to date) also Co-founder of SustainAbility (1987-2008, where he remains a non-executive member of the Board) and of Environmental Data Services (ENDS, 1978), John Elkington is a world authority on corporate responsibility and sustainable developm   Read more…

    Rod Ellsworth
    VP, Global Asset Sustainability, Infor

    Ellsworth brings over 30 years of related energy and enterprise asset management experience and holds an undergraduate degree in mathematics and a post-graduate fellowship in applied statistics from Miami of Ohio University.   Read more…

    Vinay Gupta
    Co-founder, WhipCar.com

    Vinay Gupta co-founded WhipCar.com in 2009, a world's first service that enables car owners to rent out their vehicles whenever they are not in use.   Read more…

    Neil Harris
    Green Technology and Innovation Manager, Cisco

    Harris's role is to develop and lead company initiatives within Cisco's European Markets theatre. As part of this role, Harris is tasked with aligning strategic business, operational functions and processes within Cisco to achieve green targets set by Corporate and European leadership teams.   Read more…

    Josh Henretig
    Director, Environmental Sustainability, Microsoft

    Josh Henretig is the Director of Environmental Sustainability for Microsoft and is responsible for helping define, implement and communicate the global environmental strategy for the company.   Read more…

    Richard Jackson
    Head of Environmental Sustainability, University College London

    Since taking up his position at University College London in 2011, Richard Jackson has been leading the development and implementation of UCLs environmental sustainability strategy.   Read more…

    Geoff Kendall
    Development Director, SustainAbility

    As development director, Geoff Kendall seeks to maximize the impact of SustainAbility’s thinking and consulting through better communication, collaboration and applied systems thinking.   Read more…

    Tom Lipinski
    CTO, Green Structures

    Tom Lipinski, Inventor of the Year 2011, STEM Ambassador, is a passionate and no nonsense character that has run a number of businesses for over 10 years and believes in practical and commercially viable approaches to tackling environmental issues.   Read more…

    Joel Makower
    Chairman & Executive Editor, GreenBiz Group

    Joel Makower is a well-respected voice on business, the environment, and the bottom line. As a writer and strategist on corporate sustainability practices and clean technology, he has helped a wide range of companies align environmental goals with business strategy.   Read more…

    David Metcalfe
    CEO, Verdantix

    David Metcalfe is the CEO and a founding director of Verdantix. Over the last three years his strategic vision for the growth of sustainable business has been recognized by clients, media and academics.   Read more…

    Mark Palmer
    Vice President Public Sector Europe, IBM

    Mark Palmer is IBM’s Vice President for Public Sector across Europe. In this role he is responsible for IBM’s business with Government across Europe. This includes Defence, Healthcare and Smarter Cities. He was appointed to this position in January 2012.   Read more…

    Judith Pollock
    Deputy Director, UK, Shell Foundation

    Judith Pollock joined the Shell Foundation in January 2009 after having completed some short projects for the Foundation in 2006/7 under the Enhance Our Heritage initiative with UNESCO.   Read more…

    Anne Power
    Professor of Social Policy, London School of Economics

    Power has been involved in European and American housing and urban problems since 1965. In 1966, she worked with Martin Luther King's 'End Slums' campaign in Chicago, and, on her return to Britain, organised community-based projects in Islington, Hackney and Tower Hamlets.   Read more…

    Conor Riffle
    Head of Cities, Carbon Disclosure Project

    Conor Riffle serves as Head of CDP Cities, a position he has held since June 2010. In this role, he oversees the growth and expansion of the Cities program. Prior to his role at CDP, Conor served in various roles at the William J.   Read more…

    Nick Roberts
    Growth & Investment Director, Water & Environment , Atkins

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    Tony Rooke
    UK Sustainability Services Practice Lead, Logica

    Tony Rooke leads Logica’s UK Sustainability Services Practice delivering sustainability strategy advisory and projects with our clients.   Read more…

    Chris Shelley
    Co-Founder & COO, Navetas

    Chris Shelley is co-founder and chief operating officer for Navetas. He has over a decade’s experience in energy management specializing in research and development roles and working on products that range from basic to highly complex along the IT systems that sit behind them.   Read more…

    Gavin Starks
    Founder and Chairman, AMEE

    Gavin Starks is the founder and Chairman of AMEE (http://www.amee.com), whose aim is to map, track, and connect all the carbon-data on earth.   Read more…

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