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The nexus of finance and technology.

The 2024 Wall Street Green Summit is our 23rd annual event and one of the longest running and most comprehensive sustainable finance events in the world and will be held in New York City at the Consulate General of Canada in midtown Manhattan on March 12th and March 13th 2024.  Come to New York City and be a part of a Climate Finance and Technology center of excellence.

Launched in 2002 by Peter Fusaro, this conference covers cutting edge content and industry developments, featuring the leading practitioners in sustainability.

 

More importantly, it is aimed at building a sustainable finance system for responsible investing and the changing role of business.

The 2024 Wall Street Green Summit agenda is focused on key topical areas of ESG Investing & Reporting, Carbon Markets and Finance, Clean Energy solutions to climate change, and Greening Clean Transportation.

ABOUT 

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“How do you reduce a 38 billion metric ton carbon footprint for the planet? The only way to get there is technology and capital.”

Peter Fusaro

SmarterMarkets™ host David Greely sits down with Peter to discuss where we are in our decarbonization journey in preparation for the 22nd annual Wall Street Green Summit.

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Track

ESG Investing

Clean Energy Commercialization

ESG and Carbon Markets

Energy Storage, Decarbonization & Electrification

Carbon Offsets & Nature-based Solutions

New Business Models for Funding Sustainability

Climate Change Solutions

Climate Tech Solutions

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Topic

Carbon Trading Platforms

Pricing Climate Risk Into Financial Markets

Carbontech and Blockchain

Energy Storage

Hemp as a Net Zero Building Material

Energy Transition Solutions

Sustainability Financing Models

Emerging Hydrogen Economy

VegTech Solutions

Reducing Embedded Carbon in Buildings 

Decarbonization Opportunities

ESG Reporting & Software

Climate Solutions Technology and AI 

Transitioning to Clean Transportation

ESG & The Supply Chain

Achieving Carbon Neutrality

Carbontech Solutions

Carbon Trading & Finance

Nature Based Solutions for Carbon Offsets

Harmonizing Diverse ESG Standards

WSGS 2024 Schedule

March 12 and 13, 2024 at the Canadian Consulate in New York

46 Speakers I 8 Sessions  I 200 Delegates

Agenda
Day One

Tuesday March 12, 2024

7:00 - 8:00 AM: Registration and Breakfast

 

Session One: ESG Investing

Moderator: Paul Ellis, Sustainable Finance Podcast

 

8:00 - 8:20 AMSetting the Stage for Sustainability 2024

Peter Fusaro, Founder, The Wall Street Green Summit

 

8:20 - 8:40 AM: ESG and the SEC Mandates

Phoung Gomard, Sustainable Finance Global Leader, Mazars

 

8:40 - 9:00 AM: ESG Integration & Risk Analysis

Ann Moro, Climate Ambassador & ESG Investing, Bloomberg

 

9:00 - 9:20 AM: Managing Diverse ESG Reporting Standards

Bonnie-Lyn Bartok, Founder, The S-Factor Co.

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Pricing Climate Risks Into Financial Markets

Marina Severinovsky, Head of Sustainability, Americas at  Schroders

 

9:40 - 10:00 AM: Essential Story Telling on ESG

Tega Pittman, Global Communications Story Teller, Seconded to The Sustainable Markets Initiative

 

10:00 - 10:30 AM: Sponsor Break

 

Session Two: ESG and Carbon Markets Today

Moderator: Member of the Canadian Government.

10:30 - 10:50 AM: State of Carbon Markets

Official from Canadian Government

10:50 - 11:10 AM: Why Voluntary Carbon Offsets are Important

TBD

11:10 - 11:30 AM: Achieving Net Zero Emissions

Alasdair Were, Abaxx Commodity Futures Exchange and Clearinghouse

11:30 - 11:50 AM: How to Generate Carbon Offsets

Speaker from South Pole

11:50 - 12:10 PM: When Will Voluntary and Compliance Markets Converge

TBD

12:10 - 12:30 PM: Planetary Boundaries: An Investment Thesis

Gabriel Thoumi, CEO & Founder, Responsible Alpha

12:30 - 1:30: Lunch

 

Session Three: Carbon Offsets & Nature-Based Solutions

Moderator: Scott Krady, CEO, Magnitude, Inc.

1:30 - 1:50 PM: Offsets Capturing Methane Emissions

Dalal Debs, Founder and CEO, Zefiro Methane Corp.

1:50 - 2:10 PM: New Ways to Achieve Carbon Neutrality

Senior Executive Speaker from Base Carbon

2:10 - 2:30 PM: The Rising Role of Biochar

Jason Dodier, Co-Founder, GRAIN Ecosystem

2:30 - 2:50 PM: Revolutionizing Carbon Verification with MRV & Satellites

TBD

2:50 - 3:10 PM:  Financing Model for Carbon Reductions in Blue Carbon and Biochar

Alec Kushnir, EVP, Investments and Origination Carbon Streaming

3:10 - 3:30 PM: Achieving Scope 3 Emissions Targets

TBD

3:30 - 3:50 PM: Sponsor Break

Session Four: Climate Change Solutions

Moderator: David Garrison, Founder & CEO, Climate and Capital Connect

3:50 - 4:10 PM: Commercializing Decarbonization Solutions, Corrado DeGasperis, CEO, Comstock

4:10 - 4:30 PM: Transformative Finance: Traditional Energy’s Role in a Cleaner Future

Catherine Flax, Founding Member and President, Private Markets, X Machina Capital Strategies

4:30 - 4:50 PM:  Financing Circularity for Plastics

Halely Lowry, Global Sustainability Director, Packaging  & Specialty Plastics, Dow

4:50 - 5:10 PM: Decarbonizing Financial Assets

Claudia Marcusson, Managing Partner & Decarbonization Expert, Zero Emissions Fund

5:10 - 5:30 PM: CERES Freedom to Invest Program

Steven Rothstein, Managing Director, Ceres Accelerator for Sustainable Capital Markets 

5:30 to 7:00 PM: Cocktail Reception Sponsored by Zefiro Methane and XMC Strategies 

Day Two

Wednesday March 13, 2024

7:30 - 8:00 AM: Breakfast

Session Five: Clean Energy Commercialization

Moderator: Rob Parker, Hono Hoku Advisors

8:00 - 8:20 AM:  Reinsurance Coverage for ClimateTech

Prentiss Darden, Business Development | Solar, Offshore Wind, Battery Energy Storage Systems, Hydrogen

8:20 - 8:40: Implementing ClimateTech Solutions:

TBD

8:40 - 9:00 AM:  An Investment Banker's Perspective in ClimateTech 

Jean-Marc O'Brien, Partner, Ardour Capital Investments

 

9:00 - 9:20 AM:  The New Role of Hydrogen

TBD

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Decarbonizing Buildings

Robert Politzer, Founder, Green Street Global Inc.

9:40 - 10:00: The Rise of Electric Vehicles and Recharging

Jeremy McCool, Founder and CEO, HEVO Inc.

10:00 - 10:30 AM: Sponsor Break

Session Six: Energy Storage, Decarbonizaton & Electrification

Moderator: Nick Aster, Director, Marketing, Americas, South Pole

10:30 - 10:50 AM: Various Challenges to Decarbonization Laws

Speaker from Hodgson Russ LLP

 

10:50 - 11:10 AM: Advanced Battery Technology

TBD

11:10 - 11:30 AM: Renewables Plus Energy Storage

Desmond Wheatley, CEO, Beam Global

11:30 - 11:50 AM: Investing in Clean Energy in Africa

Nicole Poindexter, CEO & Founder, Energicity Corp

11:50 - 12:10 PM: Zero Emission Vehicles

TBD

12:10 – 12:30 PM: Another Mode of EV Recharging

Jeff Prosserman, Founder & CEO, Voltpost

12:30 - 1:30 PM: Lunch

Session Seven: New Business Models for Funding Sustainability

Moderator: Bruno Grandsard, Managing Director,
Midori Sustainable Capital & Services

1:30 - 1:50 PM: Green Horizons: The Climate Fund Landscape Explored

Adam Rein, CEO, CIO and Co-Founder, CapShift

1:50 - 2:10 PM: AI for Sustainability Outcomes

Karthik Balakrishnan, Co-Founder, Actual

2:10 - 2:30 PM: New Venture Models for Financing

Micah Kotch, Partner, Blackhorn Ventures

2:30 – 2:50 PM: New Metrics for Green Investing

Krista Tukiainen, CCO & Co-Founder, Climate Aligned

2:50 - 3:10 PM: Impact Fund

TBA

3:10 – 3:30 PM ESG Fund

TBD

 

3:30 - 3:50: Sponsor Break

Session Eight: ClimateTech Solutions in Multiple Verticals

Moderator: Julie Davitz, Founder/CEO, Plus Media Solutions

 

3:50 – 4:10 PM: Regenerative Agriculture for Oceans

Bill Bien, CEO, Forever Oceans

4:10 - 4:30 PM: Investing with Purpose: The Opportunities for Impact

Lorraine Wilson, Chief Sustainability Officer, Novata

4:30 - 4:50 PM: Regenerative Ag Solutions

TBD

4:50 – 5:10 PM: Emerging Markets for Agtech

TBD

5:10 - 5:30 PM: Blue Carbon Markets

TBD

5:30: Conference Ends

Please Note: This year we are also offering One on One investor meetings at the conference venue.

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Sponsorship opportunities for The Wall Street Green Summit™ 2024 are OPEN

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Or contact Peter Fusaro for further inquiries:
 

Peter Fusaro
212-333-4979

peterfusaro@gmail.com

 

Our 2024 Sponsors

​Thank you to our sponsors for their generous financial support.

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Goodwings & The Wall Street Green Summit: better together

The Wall Street Green Summit and Goodwings have partnered to help you calculate, offset, reduce and report your CO2 emissions to and from The Wall Street Green Summit 2024, completely free of charge.

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Our 2024 Partners

​Thank you to our partners for all their support and dedication to our shared mission!

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Peter Fusaro
212-333-4979

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Covid 19 Guidelines for Wall Street Green Summit 2024

Global Change Associates (”GCA”) considers the safety of our conference attendees to be our top priority. GCA will follow the Covid-19 guidelines and mandates set forth by the Cornell Club and New York City. These guidelines and mandates may change from time to time.

By registering for this in-person conference, you acknowledge that an inherent risk of exposure to Covid-19 exists in any public space where people are present. By attending our conference, you and any guests are voluntarily assuming all risks related to exposure to Covid-19 and agree not to hold GCA or its speakers liable for any illness or injury.

GCA has the right to remove anyone from the conference if they not follow the guidelines of the venue.

N.B. All Sales are final as of February 26, 2024. Credit will be given for future events.

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