Incubating and Accelerating New Business Ventures
- Silver Maple Room, 4th Floor Dudley Davis Center 590 Main St., Burlington, Vermont (map)
How would you revolutionize the energy system through distributed generation and how would that transform the national economy?
Moderated by Ellen Kahler, Executive Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
William has worked as a successful nonprofit executive, attorney, entrepreneur, teacher, and consultant. William is the inaugural President and CEO of Urban Innovation21. He is responsible for the overall management of the organization’s public-private partnership.
VSJF nurtures the sustainable development of Vermont’s economy by providing business assistance, network development, research and financing in agriculture and food system, forest product, waste management, renewable energy, and the climate economy sectors.
Dr. Emily Reichert serves as Chief Executive Officer of Greentown Labs, the largest clean technology startup incubator in the United States.
Marilyn has worked across four continents in venture investment, startups, and renewable and nuclear energy, her vision is a world where sustainability values of social cohesion, environmental consciousness, intergenerational equity, and economic health drive decision-making and business practices.