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September 2019

Sep
25

IGEL Women in Sustainability Leadership Seminar Series: Francesca Kennedy, Founder Ix Style

In 2010, when Francesca Kennedy went back to Guatemala to visit her family, she found that the lake she had been baptized in, Lake Atitlan, was deemed by NASA to be one of the world’s worst natural disasters. The blue green algae that now inhabited the once clear lake was…

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September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm • Huntsman Hall Room 260 • Philadelphia

October 2019

Oct
02

Wharton IGEL Women in Sustainability Leadership Series featuring Maria Negrete-Gruson of Artisan Partners

Maria Negrete-Gruson, CFA, is a managing director of Artisan Partners and a portfolio manager on the Emerging Markets team. In this role, she is the portfolio manager for the Artisan Emerging Markets Strategy. Prior to joining Artisan Partners in April 2006, Ms. Negrete-Gruson was the portfolio manager for DuPont Capital…

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October 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania • Philadelphia
Oct
16

Women in Sustainability Leadership Series featuring Emily Landsburg of Ultra Capital

Emily Landsberg, Director at Ultra Capital, makes equity investments in small and mid-sized physical infrastructure projects in the waste, energy, water, and agriculture sectors. Emily’s focus is on advanced technology with greater environmentally sustainability incentives.

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October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania • Philadelphia
Oct
25

Wharton Energy Conference

Established in 2007, the Wharton Energy Conference (WEC) is now one of the largest energy conferences in the Northeast, and the premiere event organized by an MBA student body. The WEC promotes dialogue and creates connections between current and future leaders across the energy landscape. We couldn’t be more honored…

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October 25 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm • Union League of Philadelphia, 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 • Philadelphia

November 2019

Nov
06

Wharton IGEL Careers in Sustainability Leadership Meet & Greet

Come network and learn about careers in the field of sustainability!

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November 6 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm • Hall of Flags, Houston Hall G26
Nov
07

The Wharton Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership 12th Annual Conference

The focus of the conference will be to discuss how the United Nations Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs) play a critical role in the transformation to an equitable economy.  The SDGs provide a framework that allows business to connect corporate goals with innovative solutions – linking technology and global infrastructure to…

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November 7 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm • 8th Floor, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania • Philadelphia
Nov
12

Sustainability in Packaging Europe

Sustainability in Packaging Europe returns to the picturesque city of Barcelona and will offer brand owners, retailers, packaging converters, manufacturers, suppliers and recyclers, a unique opportunity to: Network with over 350 attendees from across the sustainability in packaging value chain, including Heineken, Google, Pernod Ricard, Chanel, PepsiCo, Mars, Twinings, Braskem, Suez, Tetra Pak…

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November 12 @ 8:00 am - November 14 @ 5:00 pm • Barcelona, Spain
Nov
20

Women in Sustainability Leadership Series featuring: Laurie Holmquist, General Manager of Delta Airlines

Highly motivated and sales driven General Manager responsible for Delta, KLM, Air France and Alitalia growth via a team of highly experienced and productive Global Sales Account Executives. Passionate in developing leaders, delivering unparalleled customer service along with providing wins for our clients, as well as, for Delta and our…

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November 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania • Philadelphia
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