Aspen Ideas: Climate


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Aspen Ideas: Climate
Aspen Ideas: Climate

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363 speakers

Co-Founder and Principal, Green Squash Consulting; Author, Green Deen: What Islam Teaches About Protecting the Planet

Executive Director, Aspen Global Innovators Group and Co-Chair, Aspen Forum on Women and Girls, The Aspen Institute

Policy Organizer, Know Your IX

News Anchor, WPLG Local 10, Miami

Documentary Photographer and Visual Storyteller; National Geographic Explorer

Founder, CEO, and Managing Director, Sustainable Capital Advisors

Director, Sustainable Southeast (Alaska) Partnership


Founder and President, American Conservation Coalition

Actress; Founder and President, Support + Feed

CEO, Clean Energy Buyers Association

​Executive Director and Global Head, Climate Change Communications and Strategy, General Motors​

President and CEO, Natural Resources Defense Council

Senior Advisor, Transformational Investing In Food Systems

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Just Transition Fund

President and CEO, UAE Independent Climate Change Accelerator

Staff Writer, Grist​

Founder and CEO, Minorities in Aquaculture

Co-Founder and Dean, Columbia Climate School; Professor of Professional Practice in International and Public Affairs and Director, Center on Global Energy Policy, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Founder and Managing Partner, Thoma Bravo

State Representative, 26th District, Illinois

Executive Editor, The Washington Post


Professional Climber, Writer

Founder and CEO, DroneSeed

Mayor, City of New Orleans

Mayor, Miami-Dade County

Ecologist and Conservationist

Co-Founder and CEO, Ovipost

Head of Climate, Sustainability, and Environmental Policy, at Amazon

Chief Development Officer, Friends of The Underline

President and CEO, International Center for Research on Women

Co-Founder and COO, Oklo

Executive Director, New Jersey Governor’s Office of Climate Action and the Green Economy

Founder, Center for Rural Enterprise and Environmental Justice

Senior Policy Fellow, Energy and Environment Program, The Aspen Institute

Editorial Director, ImpactAlpha​

John A. Reilly Clinical Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

Award-winning author, poet-storyteller, and public speaker

US Representative, 3rd Congressional District, Utah

Chairman, Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida


President and CEO, Regeneration; President and CEO, RESOLVE

Founder and Lead Architect, theOtherDada; Founder and Chief Forest-Maker, theOtherForest

Founder, President, and CEO, Friends of The Underline

Managing Director and Head of Private Wealth Management, Morgan Stanley

​Sanjiv Sam Gambhir Professor in Translational Medicine and Chemical Engineering; Director, Precision Health and Integrated Diagnostics Center; and Faculty Director, Center for STEMM Mentorship, Stanford University

Principal, Deloitte

Forest Campaigner, Greenpeace Africa; Founder and Executive President, Youth In Action

President and CEO, Constellation Energy

Co-Founder and CEO, Koolboks

Vice Chairman, Bank of America

Founder, Browngirl Green; Co-Founder, Green Jobs Board

Vice President, Director of Client and Mission Partnerships, Climate First Bank

Former President, Colombia; Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center, Oxford, and Florida International University

Founder and CEO, Cache Energy


Dean, University of Miami School of Architecture

President, Rising Seas Institute

Singer, Songwriter, Actress

CEO, Estefan Enterprises


Senior Mediator, Consensus Building Institute; Associate Director, MIT-Harvard Public Disputes Program

Co-Founder, Urban Ocean Lab

Senior Vice President and Chief Sustainabilty Officer, Delta Air Lines

Director, Government and Community Affairs, Florida International University

CEO, SOURCE Global; Fulton Engineering Professor of Innovation and Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University

Chief Service Officer, Office of ​​California Governor


Mayor, City of Miami Beach

Resident Historian, HistoryMiami Museum

Executive Director, Energy and Environment Program, The Aspen Institute; Co-Director, Aspen Ideas: Climate

President and CEO, GBH

Intern, Learning and Engagement, MASS Design Group

Founder and Principal, Michael Green Architecture

Director, Community Research and Storytelling, Community Justice Project

CEO, Gevo

Author; Journalist; Co-Host, “Climavores” Podcast; Food and Climate Columnist, Canary Media


Executive Vice President, Miami-Dade Beacon Council

Executive Editor, Cipher

Executive Director, GreenFaith

Community advocate

Lead Climate and Environment Reporter, Miami Herald​

Vice President, United States of America

Special Advisor, Climate Action and Just Transition, UN Secretary-General

Anchor and Director, “Planeta Tierra,” Noticias Telemundo

Professor and Chair, Department of Ocean Sciences, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Miami

Director, Institute of Politics, University of Chicago; Former US Senator (D-ND)

Founder, Queer Brown Vegan platform

Co-Founder and CEO, Aclima

Senior Research Associate, University of Miami

Chair of the California Energy Commission by Governor Gavin Newsom​

Co-Founder and CEO, Raise Green

Associate Professor and Retired Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusivity, and Community Initiatives, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University

Co-founder and CEO, Moxion Power Co.

Head of Climate Programs,

Co-Founder of Boundary Stone Partners

Vice President of Public Policy, Amazon


Associate Director, Ocean and Climate, Energy and Environment Program, The Aspen Institute


Senior Specialist, Stewardship, Principles for Responsible Investment​

Founder and Chief Investment Officer, Engine No. 1


Chief Heat Officer, City of Freetown, Sierra Leone​

Executive Director, ESG Corporate Ratings; Sector Head, Consumer, ISS ESG

Chancellor, State University of New York​

Senior Vice President and Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer, Verizon

Politics Director, Teen Vogue

Founder, Chairman, and CEO, Kitson and Partners

Senior Advisor, Boston Consulting Group

Chief Resilience Officer, City of Miami Beach

Siting and Deployment Program Specialist, US Department of Energy


Managing Director and Head of Sustainable Advisory for the Americas, Bank of America

Senior Research Scientist and Founder and Director, Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, Yale School of the Environment

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Dominion Energy

Co-Founder and CEO, Carbon Counts​

Weatherization Auditor and Inspector, MAHUBE-OTWA Community Action Partnership


Professor of Environmental Science and Policy, Rosenstiel School of Marine, Atmospheric, and Earth Science, University of Miami; Faculty Scholar, UM Abess Center

Global Head of Climate Strategy, Goldman Sachs

Co-Founder and CEO, Sway; Designer

Sustainability Specialist, Environment and Sustainability Department, City of Miami Beach, FL

President and CEO, Wildlife Conservation Society

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, OFX EcoSolutions

Senior Director, US Policy and Advocacy, Breakthrough Energy

​Miami Program Director at Knight Foundation​

Founder and CEO, Mode Collective

Chief Innovation Officer, The Underline

Co-Founder and President, Quadrivium Foundation


Co-Founder, Enzymatic

Internal Sustainability Leader, DeloitteJan 2022 - Present · 1 yr 2 mos

Co-Founder and CEO, Electra

Co-Founder, AACE Food Processing and Distribution; Board Chair, Sahel Consulting Agriculture and Nutrition; Founder, LEAP Africa

Science Educator; Television Presenter; Author


Public Policy Representative, TotalEnergies; Founder and President Emerita, Young Conservatives for Carbon Dividends;

Senior Climate and Real Estate Correspondent, CNBC

Founder and Principal, SCAPE; Urban Design Program Director, Center for Resilient Cities and Landscapes Co-Director, and Professor, Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture

Tribal Council Chairman of the Seminole Tribe of Florida

Executive Design Director and Associate Partner, IDEO


President and Executive Director, Fundación Pachamama; General Secretary, Amazon Sacred Headwaters Initiative

Founder and CEO, Sustaio

President, Apparel Impact Institute

Partner of Vision and Initiatives, Taproot Earth

US Representative, 1st Congressional District, Maine

President and CEO, The Aspen Institute

CEO, ClearPath and ClearPath Action

Senior Lecturer, The Fletcher School, Tufts University; Advisory Director, Berkshire Partners


Senior Director, Social Consciousness, Eileen Fisher


Co-Founder and President, CosmosGreen; Co-Founder and President, Kheyti

Founder, Paradigm Evergreen

Co-Founder and Chief Compliance Officer, Carbon Collective

Assistant Professor, Civil and Architectural Engineering, University of Miami

Executive Director, Clean Miami Beach

Former President, The Rockefeller Foundation

Co-Founder and CEO, Mill

Founder and CEO, Dayenu: A Jewish Call to Climate Action

Editorial Director, Tech and Climate, CNBC

Co-Founder and CTO, MycoWorks


Adjunct Research Scholar, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University

Vice President and Executive Director, Business and Society Program, The Aspen Institute

Executive Director, Center for Native American Youth, Aspen Institute

Executive Director, Center for Native American Youth, The Aspen Institute

Program Director, XPRIZE Wildfire

​Senior Fellow, This Is Planet Ed, The Aspen Institute​

Managing Director, Risk and Financial Advisory Practice, Deloitte

Founder and Chief Education Officer, Coastal Culinary Academy

Director, Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility, Sodexo

Vice President of Sustainable Workplaces and Chief Sustainability Officer, General Motors

Special Advisor, Climate and Energy, Office of Colorado Governor

Director of Corporate Engagement, CDP

Executive Director and Waterkeeper, Miami Waterkeeper

Executive Director, Religion and Society Program, The Aspen Institute

Managing Director and Head of Global Sustainable Finance, Morgan Stanley

Senior Policy Director, Keystone Policy Center

Co-Founder and Co-Executive Director, GreenWave

Co-Chair of Galvanize Climate Solutions

Mayor, City of Miami

CEO, Grist

CEO, Malta


Co-Founder and President, Mill

Chief Sustainability Officer, Archer Daniels Midland Company

Founder and CEO, DirtSat

Partner and Environmental Lawyer, Hogan Lovells

​Director of Public Engagement and Senior Advisor, Secretary, US Department of Transportation


Founder and CEO, Re:Focus Partners

Global Head, Center for Carbon Transition, J.P. Morgan

Global Head, Policy and Government Relations, The Nature Conservancy

US Secretary, Agriculture

Editor in Chief, The Guardian​


Governor of Minnesota

​Co-Founder and CFO, Electric Hydrogen​

Chairman, Aspen Institute UK Board of Trustees; CEO, Edelman EMEA​

Vice President of Government Affairs and Sustainability, Delta Air Lines

Vice President of Public Affairs, Apex Clean Energy

US Representative, 24th Congressional District, Florida

CEO, US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment

Sustainability Scientist; Climate Communicator; Founder, The Garbage Queen

Meteorologist; Director, Climate Matters, Climate Central

Senior Correspondent, TIME

President and CEO, Waterfront Alliance

Vice President and Director, Ambassador Alfred Hoffman, Jr. Center for Critical Minerals Strategy, Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE)​


Co-Founder and chief operating officer, Thalasso

Founder and ​President, Coflow Jet

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