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Gold Medal Colloquium

When May 11, 2017
from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Where Newseum, 8th floor
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Maintaining Momentum for Current and Future Sustainability Commitments

Newseum—8th Floor

555 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, D.C.

(Use Freedom Forum entrance on 6th Street)

Thursday, May 11, 2017


2:00                       Registration


2:30                        Welcome

·         Francisco Suárez Hernández, Corporate Affairs Officer, Coca-Cola FEMSA and

                                                Chair, WEC Board of Directors (Confirmed)

·         Terry F. Yosie, President & CEO, World Environment Center (Confirmed)


2:45                        Session 1:  Managing Our Way Through Policy Uncertainty in the US and Globally—A Perspective From the Top


·         William K. Reilly, EPA Administrator, 1989-1993 (Confirmed)

·         Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator, 2013-2017 (Confirmed)

·         Fred Krupp, President, Environmental Defense Fund (Invited)

·         Fabrice Vareille, Minister Counselor—Head of Transport, Energy, Environment and Nuclear Affairs Section, Embassy of the European Union (Invited)


Moderator:         Linda J. Fisher, Vice Chair, World Environment Center (Invited)


3:45                        Session 2:  Company Planning for Maintaining Commitments to Sustainability Goals and Business Plans               


·         Judy Glazer, Global Head of Sustainability and Product Compliance (Confirmed)

·         Jeff Seabright, Chief Sustainability Officer, Unilever (Confirmed)

·         Scott Tew, Executive Director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability, Ingersoll Rand (Confirmed)

·         Mark C. Weick, Lead Director, Sustainability and Enterprise Risk Management, The Dow Chemical Company (Invited)


Moderator:  Francisco Suárez, Coca-Cola FEMSA


4:45                        Summary and Perspective

·         Terry F. Yosie, World Environment Center


5:00                        Adjourn

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