Mar 21 – 2013 IGEL Conference – WorkshopMarch 21, 2013
08:30 to 19:00Wharton | Philadelphia
Wharton Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership Sixth Annual Conference-Workshop, “The Nexus of Energy, food, and Water”
8:3 am -7pm | 8th Floor Jon M. Huntsman Hall
Save the date for the 2013 IGEL conference! IGEL’s Sixth Annual Conference-Workshop on “The Nexus of Energy, food, and Water” will be held on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at the 8th Floor Colloquium Hall, Jon M. Huntsman Hall. Objectives of the conference include providing an overview about sustainability as it relates to energy, food, and water, the multitude of strategies needed to evaluate water risk in the global economy, as well as the intersection between energy resources, food supply, and security. Speakers will include Andrew Winston, author of “Green to Gold”, Jeff Seabright of Coca-Cola, Perry Moss of Rubicon Global, Tamara Thies of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, and many more. The keynote address and prelude to IGEL’s conference-workshop will be delivered by Attorney General John Ashcroft the night before, Wednesday, March 20th, 2013. While the IGEL conference is invitation-only, the keynote address is open to the public. For more information, please visit the IGEL conference webpage.