Global Learning Forum 2017

Meet Global Learning Forum 2017’s speakers, session leaders, and facilitators. This page will be continually updated as new leaders are added and is subject to change. A final list of speakers, session leaders, and facilitators will be available before spring.

Senior Vice-President
BC Hydro
Senior Associate
World Resources Institute
City of Växjö
Chief Environment Officer
TD Bank Group
Executive Director
Center for Sustainable Energy
Adjunct Professor, Schools of Environmental Studies and Business
University of Victoria
Project Manager
Northern Alliance for Greenhouse Action (NAGA)
Vice President and General Counsel
Meister Consultants Group
Former Chief Resilience Officer
City of Rio de Janeiro
Chief Executive Officer
Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Former Mayor
City of Rio de Janeiro
Head of Innovation Management
ie3 Institute of Energy Systems - TU Dortmund University
Chief Executive Officer
The Atmospheric Fund (TAF)
Associate Professor
Humphrey School of Public Affairs - University of Minnesota
Energy Program Specialist
BC First Nation Energy and Mining Council
The Valley Centre
Pingala Community Renewables
Senior Energy Policy Advisor
New York City Mayor's Office of Sustainability
Director of Research and Outreach
Simon Fraser University’s Sustainable Transportation Action Research Team (START)
Equity Specialist, Bureau of Planning and Sustainability
City of Portland
Senior Advisor on the Environment, Office of Mayor Edwin M. Lee
City and County of San Francisco
Chief Sustainability Officer
City of San Diego
Director, Economic Development
City of San Diego
Solar Projects Manager
Yarra Energy Foundation
Vancouver Economic Commission
Director, Cities and Communities
Smart Prosperity Institute
Managing Director and CEO
Sustainable Capital Advisors
Pingala Community Renewables
Principal Laboratory Program Manager for State, Local, and Tribal Audiences
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Alaska Center for Energy and Power
Manager of Strategic Initiatives
Oxford County
Vice President
Vice President
Climate Smart
Senior Programme Manager – Climate, Energy and Cities
World Future Council
Klaus Hoppe Consulting
Managing Director
MaRS Advanced Energy Centre
Beijing Institute of Technology
Director, Ready for 100
Sierra Club
Project Manager, Technical Assistance
Seconded to C40 by the City of Vancouver
Founder, Principal
LO3 Energy
Adjunct Professor
Future Smart Strategies
City of Vancouver
Scott Sinclair is the President & CEO of SES Consulting
President & CEO
SES Consulting