VX2013 Speakers

Mayor Eric Garcetti

Mayor Eric Garcetti

Mayor

City of Los Angeles

Rick Caruso

Rick Caruso

Founder and CEO

Caruso Affiliated

Kristin Eberhard

Kristin Eberhard

Legal Director, Western Energy & Climate Projects, Energy & Transportation Program

NRDC

Bob Foster

Bob Foster

Mayor

City of Long Beach

Chair

ISO Board of Governors

Mary Nichols

Mary Nichols

Chairman

California Air Resources Board

Rick Cameron

Rick Cameron

Director of Environmental Planning

Port of Long Beach

Gene Rodrigues

Gene Rodrigues

Director of Energy Efficiency

Southern California Edison

Jun Niimi

Jun Niimi

Consul General

Japanese Consulate, Los Angeles

Christine Kehoe

Christine Kehoe

Executive Director

California Plug In Electric Vehicle Collaborative

Robert Weisenmiller

Robert Weisenmiller

Chair

California Energy Commission

Carla Peterman

Carla Peterman

Commissioner

California Public Utilities Commission

Su Wei

Su Wei

Director General, Climate Change Department

China's National Development and Reform Commission

Osamu Onodera

Osamu Onodera

Director

Japan New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization, Silicon Valley

Janet-Marie Smith

Janet-Marie Smith

Senior VP Planning and Development

Los Angeles Dodgers

Joe Edmiston

Joe Edmiston

Executive Director

Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy

Jeff Kightlinger

Jeff Kightlinger

General Manager

Metropolitan Water District

Felicia Marcus

Felicia Marcus

Board Member

California State Water Resources Control Board

Zev Yaroslavsky

Zev Yaroslavsky

Supervisor, 3rd District

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

Jack Baylis

Jack Baylis

President and CEO

The Baylis Group

David Fransen

David Fransen

Consul General

Consul General of Canada, Los Angeles

Hector de la Torre

Hector de la Torre

CARB Commissioner

Free Conferencing Corporation

Tom Soto

Tom Soto

Managing Director and an Investment Committee Member

TCW/Craton

Jonathan Weisgall

Jonathan Weisgall

Vice President

Mid-American Energy

Ron Nichols

Ron Nichols

General Manager

LADWP

Robyn Beavers

Robyn Beavers

Senior VP

NRG Energy

Earl Blumenauer

Earl Blumenauer

Oregon's 3rd District

US House of Representatives

Thomas Day Jr

Thomas Day Jr

Chief Sustainability Officer

United States Postal Service

Jerry Meral

Jerry Meral

Deputy Secretary

California Natural Resources Agency

Gail Goldberg

Gail Goldberg

Executive Director

ULI- Los Angeles

Doug Kim

Doug Kim

Director, Advanced Technology

Southern California Edison

Traci Minamide

Traci Minamide

Chief Operating Officer

City of Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation

Jordanna Rubin

Jordanna Rubin

Client Program Manager

Shaw Environmental & Infrastructure

Michael Wehner

Michael Wehner

Assistant General Manager

Orange County Water District

Wenhang Huang

Wenhang Huang

Director of International Collaboration

NDRC Climate Change

Gary Petersen

Gary Petersen

Partner and Co-Founder

Environmental Problem Solving Enterprises

Jonathan Naimon

Jonathan Naimon

Founder/Managing Partner

Light Green Advisors

Chris Hill

Chris Hill

President & CEO

Electric Mobility Canada

Richard Atwater

Richard Atwater

Southern California Water Committee

Executive Director

David Stickler

David Stickler

NRG Energy Services

Sanjay Ranchod

Sanjay Ranchod

Assistant General Counsel and Director, Policy and Electricity Markets

SolarCity

Kevin Ratner

Kevin Ratner

President

Forest City

Jason Gremillion

Jason Gremillion

Vice President of Development & Investment

Trammell Crow Company

Danny Kennedy

Danny Kennedy

Founder

Sungevity

David Roberti

David Roberti

Former President pro tem

California State Senate

Former Boardmember

Integrated Solid Waste Management Board

Varun Sivaram

Varun Sivaram

Associate

McKinsey & Company

Former Senior Advisor, Energy and Water

Former Office of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa

Paul Clark

Paul Clark

Director

Climate Change & Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC)

Hampik Dekermenjian

Hampik Dekermenjian

Senior Vice President

CDM Smith

Bob Hertzberg

Bob Hertzberg

California Assembly Speaker Emeritus

Mayer Brown LLP

Tim Psomas, PE

Tim Psomas, PE

Chairman

Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure

Former Chairman

Psomas Engineering and the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)

Tony Salazar

Tony Salazar

President, West Coast Operations

McCormack Barron Salazar

Eliot Abel

Eliot Abel

Strategic Operations Manager

GE Renewable Energy

Gillian Holcroft

Gillian Holcroft

PyroGenesis Canada Inc

Chief Operating Officer

Mory Gharib

Mory Gharib

Vice Provost for Research

Caltech

Wahid Nawabi

Wahid Nawabi

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Efficient Energy Systems

AeroVironment

Lucy Jones

Lucy Jones

Senior Science Advisor

Natural Hazards Mission Area, SAFRR Projec, US Geological Survey

Richard Maullin

Richard Maullin

Founding Partner

Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin, Metz & Associates (FM3)

Member

ISO Board of Governors

Panama Bartholomy

Panama Bartholomy

Formerly with the Office of Assembly Speaker John A Perez

Bill Bogaard

Bill Bogaard

Mayor

City of Pasadena

Robert Jernigan

Robert Jernigan

Principal and Managing Director

Gensler

Catherine Dunwoody

Catherine Dunwoody

Executive Director

California Fuel Cell Partnership

Homer Williams

Homer Williams

Chairman

Williams & Dame Development

Phillip Isenberg

Phillip Isenberg

Chair

Delta Stewardship Council

Fred Walti

Fred Walti

Executive Director

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator

James Goldstene

James Goldstene

Executive Officer

California Air Resources Board

Terry O'Day

Terry O'Day

VP

eVgo/ NRG

Coby Skye

Coby Skye

Engineer

Los Angeles County Department of Public Works

Frances Spivy-Weber

Frances Spivy-Weber

Board Member

State Water Resources Control Board

Joel Levin

Joel Levin

Vice President, Business Development

Climate Action Reserve

Cherif Youssef

Cherif Youssef

Technology Development Manager

Southern California Gas Company

Paul Krekorian

Paul Krekorian

Councilmember, District 2

Los Angeles City Council

Pat Proano

Pat Proano

Assistant Deputy Director

Los Angeles County Department of Public Works, Environmental Programs Division

Bruce Karas

Bruce Karas

Vice President, Environment & Sustainability

Coca Cola Refreshments

Mark Gold

Mark Gold

Associate Director

UCLA Institute for the Environment and Sustainability

Randy Hoyle

Randy Hoyle

Senior Vice President and Head of Wind and Solar Development

Terra-Gen Power

Matthew Harris

Matthew Harris

Senior Director, Executive Office

San Diego County Regional Airport Authority

Adam Sulkowski

Adam Sulkowski

Associate Professor of Business Law and Sustainable Development

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Lei He

Lei He

Director

UCLA Clean Energy Research Center

Bob Savage

Bob Savage

Director, Climate Change Secretariat

Alberta Environment

David Peterson

David Peterson

EV Regional Manager, Corporate Planning

Nissan North America, Inc.

Phoebe Yee

Phoebe Yee

Vice President of Design

Related California

Harry Atwater

Harry Atwater

Director

Resnick Sustainability Institute at Caltech

Chip Clements

Chip Clements

President

Clements Environmental Corporation

Paul Sellew

Paul Sellew

CEO

Harvest Power Canada Ltd. and Harvest Power, Inc.

Mark Schleich

Mark Schleich

Director, Resource Recovery & Waste Management Division

Santa Barbara County Public Works Department

Chun-cheng Piao

Chun-cheng Piao

Senior Manager, Ph.D., Environmental Technology Laboratory

Daikin Industries, Ltd

Paul Helliker

Paul Helliker

Deputy Director, Delta and Statewide Water Management

California Department of Water Resources

Tom Whitton

Tom Whitton

Director of Business Development

PyroGenesis Canada Inc.

Louis Romo

Louis Romo

Vice President, Business Development

JFE Engineering America

Dave Ramslie

Dave Ramslie

Senior Sustainability Programs Manager

City of Vancouver

Jean-Yves Benoit

Jean-Yves Benoit

Director of the Carbon Market

Quebec Ministry of Sustainable Development

Jean-Phillipe Brisson

Jean-Phillipe Brisson

Partner, Environmental, Land and Resources Department

Latham & Watkins LLP

Bill Strang

Bill Strang

Chairman

TOTO Mexico

President, Operations Group

TOTO Americas

Michael Montoya

Michael Montoya

Director, Grid Advancement, Advanced Technology

Southern California Edison

Alex Fay

Alex Fay

Business Development Manager

Quallion

Vance Fong

Vance Fong

Environmental Indicator Program Manager

US Environmental Protection Agency

Doug Sereno

Doug Sereno

Director of Program Management

Port of Long Beach

Gary Lee Moore

Gary Lee Moore

City Engineer

City of Los Angeles

Anthony Ravitz

Anthony Ravitz

Real Estate and Workplace Services, Green Team Lead

Google

Xiaomei Tan

Xiaomei Tan

Deputy China Country Director and Director of China

World Resources Institute

Linda Adams

Linda Adams

Former Secretary

California EPA

Founding Partner

Clean Tech Advocates

Josh Richman

Josh Richman

Vice President of Business Development

Bloom Energy

Jonathan Parfrey

Jonathan Parfrey

Executive Director

Climate Resolve

Commissioner

LADWP

Pete Skala

Pete Skala

Program Manager

California Public Utilities Commission’s Demand-Side Analysis branch

Dean Wiberg

Dean Wiberg

Program Manager

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Frank Harris

Frank Harris

Manager of Corporate Environmental Policy

Southern California Edison

Mickey Kantor

Mickey Kantor

Partner, Mayer Brown LLP

Former US Secretary of Commerce

Cecilia Estolano

Cecilia Estolano

Co-Founder

ELP Advisors

Mark Ridley-Thomas

Mark Ridley-Thomas

Supervisor, 2nd District

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

Doug Failing

Doug Failing

Executive Director of Highway Projects

Los Angeles Metro

Alex Beavers

Alex Beavers

Director, Commercial Ventures & Strategic Programs

SRI International

Tony Lucente

Tony Lucente

Director, Business Transformation

Nissan America Latina

Arthur Leahy

Arthur Leahy

CEO

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro)

Aaron Klemm

Aaron Klemm

Energy Project Manager

City of Huntington Beach

Jim Kelly

Jim Kelly

Former Senior VP

Southern California Edison

David Jacot

David Jacot

Energy Efficiency Director

LADWP

Susan Kennedy

Susan Kennedy

Former Chief of Staff

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Rick Gustafson

Rick Gustafson

Executive Director

Portland Streetcar, Inc.

Yufu Cheng

Yufu Cheng

China Country Director

R20: Regions of Climate Action

Mike Wallace

Mike Wallace

President

Wallace Partners

Former Director

GRI Focal Point USA

Steve Glenn

Steve Glenn

Founder and CEO

LivingHomes, LLC

Bert Dezzutti

Bert Dezzutti

Senior Vice President

Brookfield Properties

Gary Gero

Gary Gero

President

Climate Action Reserve

Richard Katz

Richard Katz

Commissioner

City of Los Angeles Planning Commission

Peter Gross

Peter Gross

Vice President, Mission Critical Systems

Bloom Energy

Fran Pavley

Fran Pavley

Senator, 23rd District

California State Senate

Chair

Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water

Bill Allen

Bill Allen

President and CEO

LAEDC

Jan Perry

Jan Perry

Councilmember, 9th District

Los Angeles City Council

Bill Rouse

Bill Rouse

General Manager

Yellow Cab of Los Angeles

Marzia Zafar

Marzia Zafar

Director, Policy & Planning Division

California Public Utilities Commission

Bill Abolt

Bill Abolt

Sustainability National Practice Leader

Shaw Environmental and Infrastructure, Inc.

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