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Special Guest Moderator

 

Anderon Cooper

 Anchor of AC360 and 60 Minutes correspondent.

Keynote Speaker 

Fred Krupp

President

Environmental Defense Fund

Mr. Krupp leads the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), a leading international organization representing more than two million members. Guided by science and economics, EDF finds practical and lasting solutions to the most serious environmental problems including working towards a clean, modern energy system that better protects health outcomes, while boosting the economy.

Keynote Speaker 

Jeremy Rifkin

President

TIR Consulting Group

Jeremy Rifkin is an American economic and social theorist, political advisor, writer and public speaker. Rifkin is the author of 20 best-selling books including his new book, The Zero Marginal Cost Society on the Emerging Internet of Things, the Collaborative Commons, and the Eclipse of Capitalism

 

Mr. Rifkin also wrote the New York Times best-selling book, The Third Industrial Revolution, which provided the blueprint for the economic transition to a post-carbon ecological society across the European Union. According to The European Union Review, “perhaps no other author or thinker has had more influence on the European Union’s ambitious climate and energy policy than the famous American ‘visionary’ Jeremy Rifkin.”

Keynote Speaker 

Lorraine H. Akiba

President/CEO LHA Ventures – Hawaii

Ms. Akiba served for six years as Commissioner of the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission. She is a recognized thought leader with technical expertise and knowledge in the development of Hawaii’s renewable and clean energy policy and regulatory framework.