October 24-26

Huntington Beach, California

Climate Action to Fulfill the Paris Vision—Are You Still In?

Wednesday October 25, 11:00 am-12:00 pm

In June, the U.S. administration announced its intention to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change, which envisions a resilient world with warming held well below 2°C. Yet many businesses, investors, mayors, U.S. governors, and civil society organizations are now stepping up efforts to build a resilient, low-carbon economy following the Paris vision. Their climate action will have an opportunity to shine at the 2018 Global Climate Action Summit hosted by California Governor Brown. What about you? Are you still in?

Session Speakers

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Matt Rodriguez

California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA)

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Maxfield Weiss

Global Social and Environmental Responsibility Manager
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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Ted Bardacke

Director of Infrastructure
Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti

David Wei

David Wei

Director, Climate

Additional confirmed speakers will be published later this summer. Please check back for updates.

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