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Wednesday, May 18 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Climate Change: Challenges and Solutions FULL

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With recent record-breaking heat and the accelerating pace of polar ice melting, not to mention the increasingly severe storms, droughts and fires the world has witnessed over the last several years, many of the most dire predictions of climate scientists appear to be occurring even faster than anticipated. Political momentum from the Paris climate talks combined with the rapidly falling costs of clean energy solutions like solar and wind along with bankruptcy in the coal industry have us headed in the right direction, with the main question being how fast we can move. This panel will explore the latest findings in climate change science along with ideas for getting involved in clean energy entrepreneurship. 

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Beth Hartman

Project Manager, Incubatenergy Network
Beth is Project Manager of the Incubatenergy Network, www.incubatenergy.org

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Adam Cahn

Adam Cahn is the Founder and CEO of Aquatricity, a power and water control systems | company that he took from concept to customer in under three months. He has 25 | years at five venture-backed startups (one acquired by Microsoft) and two Fortune | 200s in the aerospace, biotech, IT and energy verticals. He was previously the CEO of | an award-wining microgrid company.
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Michael Elchinger

Project Leader, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Mike Elchinger is a Project Leader in the Project Development and Finance Advisory Group at NREL. For over 10 years Mike has worked on engagements as a project manager and analyst providing economic and financial analysis and advisory on energy projects, both domestically and internationally. Mike came to NREL from the University of Michigan where he earned a Master of Business Administration with a focus in Finance and Strategy and a Master of... Read More →
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Teju Ravilochan

Teju is CEO of Unreasonable Institute, a mentoring program focused on entrepreneurs solving high impact global challenges.

Wednesday May 18, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am
Impact Hub Boulder 1877 Broadway #100, Boulder, CO 80302

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