Wednesday, June 21: Day 1 – Challenges

The first day of the forum explores the state-of-play in the climate and energy fields, including pressing challenges facing leaders in government, business, and civil society.

8:30-9:00 am: Conference Registration
9:00-9:15 am: Welcome and Introduction
9:15-9:45 am: Meet Your Sherpas - An Orientation for Tipping Points
9:45-10:15 am: Opening Keynote
10:15-10:35 am: Coffee Break
10:35-11:35 am: Investing in the New Energy Economy
11:40-12:40 pm: Future of Transportation and Infrastructure
12:40-1:20 pm: Lunch
1:20-2:10 pm: Sherpa Guided Sessions
2:10-2:30 pm: Coffee Break
2:30-3:10 pm: Discussion With Former EPA Administrator, Gov. Christine Todd Whitman
3:10-3:55 pm: Discussion With Chairman and CEO of Libra Group Mr. George Logothetis
3:55-4:10 pm: Coffee Break
4:10-5:25 pm: Climate Change and National Security
5:25-6:00 pm: Closing Remarks and Open Mic Reflections
6:00-7:30 pm: Evening Reception

Thursday, June 22: Day 2 – Solutions for the Future

The second day of the forum explores solutions and opportunities, including how to mobilize communities, investors, and policymakers.

9:00-9:30 am: Day II Welcome
9:30-10:00 am: 2017 Energy Perspectives: Three Scenarios for Our Energy-Climate Future
10:05-10:45 am: Opening Keynote and Q&A: Former US Secretary of Energy, Ernest Moniz
10:45-11:05 am: Coffee Break
11: 05-12:05 pm: Town Hall Discussion- The Paris Agreement: Where do we go from here?
12:05-1:00 pm: Networking Lunch
1:00-2:30 pm: Policy Tools to Accelerate Low-Carbon Solutions
2:30-4:00 pm: Innovation and Breakthrough Solutions
4:00-4:15 pm: Closing Remarks

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