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The Blue Economy

DAR, Berkeley, Student/Alumni

Chou Hall, Cheit Ln, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA |
November 16, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business' Center for Social Leadership has brought together an expert panel of Blue Economy business leaders to discuss the technology and financing behind ocean carbon removal and its place in The Blue Economy. You are invited!

Moderated by Kate Galbraith, climate editor for the San Francisco Chronicle, overseeing energy and environment coverage, previously editor of business coverage. Ms. Galbraith has also worked for the Texas Tribune, CALmatters, The New York Times, and The Economist. She was a Nieman fellow in journalism at Harvard University and earned her master's degree from the London School of Economics. She is co-author of The Great Texas Wind Rush, about how the oil and gas state won the race to wind power. 

Panel members include

Andrea  Woodside, VP, Real Assets with S2G Ventures

Adam Taylor, CEO of Brilliant Planet 

Kelly Wachowicz, CFO of Planetary Technologies 
With the existential threat of climate change increasing unabated, investors look for technologies that can turn back the climate clock in scalable and profitable ways. Be a part of the discussion!

Bring your own expertise and curiosity to ask pertinent questions on the viability of ocean carbon removal as a climate panacea and sustainable business model. Come prepared to network, and arrive early to enjoy a delicious boxed dinner and refreshments.