11th Annual Sustainability Summit: California Business for Cleaner, Greener Communities 


Friday, April 28, 2017 from 7:00 AM to 2:30 PM PDT
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Getty Center 
1200 Getty Center Dr.,
Harold M. Williams Auditorium
Los Angeles, CA 90049

Driving Directions 


Rachel Levy 
Los Angeles Business Council 

Summit Emcee: Ivan Penn, Energy Reporter, Los Angeles Times

Keynote Speakers

Matt ArnoldGlobal Head of Sustainable Finance, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

The Honorable Eric Garcetti, Mayor, City of Los Angeles

The Honorable Xavier Becerra, Attorney General, State of California

The Honorable Kevin de León, Senate President pro Tempore, California State Senate

Greg McWilliamsRegional President, FivePoint &

 Steve ChurmCCO, FivePoint

Confirmed Panelists 

Jason Barrett, Executive Director, Head of Renewable Energy Finance & Investments, GAF

Tom Buttgenbach, President & Co-Founder, 8minutenergy

Randy Britt, Chief Sustainability Officer, Vanir Construction 

La Ronda Bowen, Ombudsman, Office of the Chair California Air Resources Board

                  Joby Carlson, Director of Sustainability, Walmart

Brad Cox, Senior Managing Director, Trammell Crow Company

Lupita Sanchez-Cornejo, Director, External Affairs, AT&T

Kevin Dow, VP & General Manager of Southern California, Turner Construction Company

William Funderburk, Commissioner, LADWP

Gina Heng, General Manager and Vice President, Mitsubishi Electric & Electronics USA

Glen Martin, CEO and Founder, Infrastructure Energy

Richard Maullin, Chair, CAISO

Ed Mazria, Founder & CEO, Architecture 2030

Ryan McEvoy, Founder & Principal, Gaia

David Nahai, Partner, Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith

Ron Nichols, President, Southern California Edison   

Michael Northrop, Program Director, Sustainable Development, Rockefeller Brothers Fund

Michael Picker, President, California Public Utilities Commission

Jonathan Port, CEO, PermaCity

Dr. Michael Stoll, Professor, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Dr. Eric Strauss, Executive Director, LMU Center for Urban Resilience

David Warner, Senior Vice President, Infrastructure Business Unit, Parsons

Nadine Watt, President, Watt Companies

Gillian Wright, Vice President, Customer Services, Southern California Gas Company