San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Raising the Infrastructure IQ of the Puget Sound Region: Meeting the 2030 Challenge Intelligently!
NBIS and Accenture invite you to a breakfast symposium with action-oriented discussions aimed to increase capacity, augment impact and extend the 2030 District concept throughout the Puget Sound region. Learn and engage with local and global leaders in advancing smart cities: Kreg Schmidt and Steven Tiell, Accenture; Darrell Smith, Director of Facilities and Energy, Microsoft; Brian Geller, Executive Director, 2030 District Seattle; Councilmember Richard Conlin, Achieving Zero Waste; Amanda Sturgeon, Vice President, International Living Future Institute; Richard Gelb, Performance Measures Manager, King County; Corey Weathers, Catalyst 2030; Karl Ostrom and Mary Rose, NBIS... and more.
7:30-8:00AM Check In, Networking, Breakfast
- Welcome: Karl Ostrom and Mary Rose, NBIS
Brian Geller, 2030 District
Kreg Schmidt, Accenture
8:15AM Topic Introductions
- Topic 1 – Smart Buildings, Darrell Smith, Microsoft
- Topic 2 – Intelligent Cities, Simon Giles, Accenture
- Topic 3 – Public Policies and Innovative Partnerships – Richard Conlin, City of Seattle
9:00-10:00AM Huddle Sessions:
5 topics discussed in small groups (two huddle sessions, 30 minutes each
Huddle 1: Smart Buildings
Moderator: Kreg Schmidt, Accenture
Huddle 2: Building Resilient Communities through SustainabilityPlanning
Moderator: Amanda Sturgeon, International Living Future Institute
Huddle 3: Engagement Strategies for Behavior Impact
Moderators: Richard Gelb, King County; Karl Ostrom, NBIS; Corey Weathers, Catalyst 2030
Huddle 4: Intelligent Services for Cities
Moderator: Steven Tiell, Accenture
Huddle 5: Multi-stakeholder approaches to achieving zero waste
Moderators: Councilmember Richard Conlin, City of Seattle; Mary Rose, NBIS & By-Product Synergy NW
10:00–10:30 Reconvene and share forward looking, action oriented next steps toward extending the Seattle 2030 District concept and capacity.
10:30 Adjourn / Networking
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The Network for Business Innovation and Sustainability (NBIS) is dedicated to inspiring, equipping and collaborating with businesses to create a sustainable and equitable world. Since 2003, we have provided regional leadership, professional development programs and a collaborative cross-sector community to advance sustainability through the power of business.