Clean Capitalist Leadership Council – Sept. 27, 2018
This day long conference of policy makers explored free-market policy solutions to various environmental issues. The Clean Capitalist Coalition, a fellowship of policy groups focused on like-minded goals, was also announced. The event was hosted by Rod Richardson, and attended by Trammell Crow, CRES Forum, Trillium Asset Management, ClearPath, ACCF, ACC, AREI and many others.
Segment 1a: Welcome and Introduction, Rod Richardson, President, Grace Richardson Fund:
Clean Capitalist Leadership Council and Meeting Co-Chairs.
Segment 1b: Andy Sabin, Conservative Philanthropist, via Skype:
Description of Sabin’s personal activities and his outlook on conservatives and conservation.
Segment 1c: Rod Richardson, President, Grace Richardson Fund:
Update on Clean Tax Cuts (CTC) research and policy development.
Segment 1d: Clean Tax Cuts:
Panel discussion on CTC policy development and next steps.
Segment 2a: Charles Hernick, Director of Policy and Advocacy, CRES Forum:
Introduction to proposed voluntary Greenhouse Gas Emissions Framework.
Segment 2b: Launch of the Clean Capitalist Coalition:
New York launch of this new policy group and panel discussion among founding members.
Segment 3: Matthew Patsky, CEO of Trillium Asset Management:
Clean Capitalist Doers and Donors – panel discussion on role leading foundations play in developing policy and market innovation.
Segment 4a: Chip Comins, CEO of American Renewable Energy Institute:
Clean Capitalist Roadshow – generating interest for these new ideas around the country and the world.
Segment 4b: Bill Parker, CEO of East West Institute:
How Pro-environmental policy makes the world safer.
Segment 4c: Conclusion, Rod Richardson and Elizabeth Halliday:
Summation, thanks and acknowledgements.