Embassy Suites,  101 McInnis Pkwy, San Rafael, CA 94903

Tentative schedule

8a – 9a | BREAKFAST & EXHIBITORS
Check out exhibitors showcasing sustainability programs, products and services that can help you achieve your sustainability strategy.

9a-9:30a
Welcome and day's preview by Chris Yalonis, co-chair SEC Marin
MC and introductions — Larry Tackett, co-chair SEC Marin
Welcome — Marin Supervisor Damon Connolly

9:30a – 12:00p | MORNING KEYNOTES — keynote speakers to be announced ...

9:30a-10:30a — First Keynote (TBA) 

10:30a-10:45 — BREAK (coffee, tea and breakfast sundries) in the ballroom foyer.

10:45a-11:15a: Executive Round Table

  • Progressing Marin’s Sustainability Agenda 
  • Climate Business Opportunities
  • The business case for reducing our carbon footprints in our homes, neighborhoods, organizations and communities
  • How Marin enterprises are lowering their GHG emissions while cutting costs, increasing sales and enhancing their brands

11:15a-12p: Audience Table Discussion on Lessons and Action Items to take back to your community. Record on flip chart and report back to main group.

12:00 – 1:00p | NETWORKING LUNCH (provided), buffet. 
Choose a sustainability challenge and connect with like-minded individuals for a round-table discussion. Tables will be labeled and hosted by a subject matter expert. Plus, check out our exhibitor showcase in foyer halls.

1p – 5p | AFTERNOON SESSIONS

(BREAK STATIONS WITH REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE AFTERNOON)

There are 4 parallel tracks for each of our afternoon sessions. Each track will have a Session A and Session B.

Session A: 1p – 2:50p

Session B —  3:10p to 5p

Choose to follow one track or move about as you please
:

TRACKS and Subtopics:

1) The Electrification of Everything:  Better Buildings & Clean Energy

2) The New Mobility: Redesigning Cities & Transportation

3) Food, Health & Wellness: Reinventing the Good Life

4) Transformative Leadership and Organizations

Subtopics:  Sustainability 101; Sustainability Financing & Investing; Strategy, Innovation, and Partnerships; Employee Engagement and Value Creation; Marketing Trends and Customer Attraction; Efficiency, Zero Waste; Resilience & Regenerative Development/Business

Each track will also have a discussion on implementation and applications.

5p | CLOSING KEYNOTE
Inspiring solutions for a greener future in Marin. 

5:15 – 7p | NETWORKING RECEPTION, on the patio off the foyer.  EXHIBITOR SHOWCASE. Don't miss our amazing exhibitors!