Presentations
Note: Many of the presentations listed below are large and may take a minute or two to download.

Opening Luncheon

Ron Jarvis
The Home Depot, Inc.
Leadership in Environmental Sustainability

Session 1: Sustainable and Profitable Residential Development

Pam Sessions
President
Hedgewood Properties
Hedgewood Properties

Noel Khalil
President
Columbia Residential
Contact Ted Fischer of The U.S. Conference of Mayors for the CD.

Steve Nygren
President
Serenbe Development
Contact Ted Fischer of The U.S. Conference of Mayors for the CD.

Session 2: Meeting the 2030 Building Challenge through Design, Ratings and Innovative Programs

Vicki Worden
Commercial Programs
Green Building Initiative
Green Building Initiative

Greg Kats
Managing Principal
Capital E, U.S. Green Building Council
Green Buildings and Climate Change

Thomas Taylor
General Manager
Vertegy and Alberici Enterprise
Contact Ted Fischer of The U.S. Conference of Mayors for the CD.

Carlton A. Brown
Chief Operating Officer
Full Spectrum of NY LLC
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Session 3: What Local Governments are Doing

Mayor Matthew J. Driscoll
Syracuse, NY
What Local Governments are Doing: Syracuse

Jim Hunt
Chief of Energy and Environmental Services
City of Boston
Sustainable Boston: “A Greenprint for our Future”

Session 4: Providing Incentives and Finding the Resources: How Can Cities, Non Profits, and the Private Sector Work Together to go Green

Roger Platt, Sr.
VP and Counsel
The Real Estate Roundtable
Contact Ted Fischer of The U.S. Conference of Mayors for the CD.

Paul Saccone
VP
Corporate Engineering and Energy
Equity Office
Energy Management and Conservation Across a Nationwide Portfolio of Office Buildings

Karen Penafiel
Asst. VP of Advocacy
Building Owners Management Assoc. International (BOMA)
Providing Incentives and Finding the Resources: How Can Cities, Non Profits, and the Private Sector Work Together to Go Green?

Dennis Creech
Executive Director
Southface
Southface Energy Institute: Responsible Solutions for Environmental Living

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