guest speakers

guest Ryan Kirane Director, Sustainability, Supply Chain, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
guest Don J. Wetekam Senior Vice President, Government & Defense Business Development, AAR CORP
guest Eileen Klein President, AZ Board of Regents
guest Sandra Watson President & CEO, AZ Commerce
guest Maryanne Weiss President of Gustare, Ltd & CEO, VerdeXchange Arizona
guest Marco Lopez Marco Lopez, Sr. Advisor to the Chairman, Grupo Carso
keynote Norton Allan Schwartz Chief of Staff of the Air Force (Ret), Pres & CEO, Business Executives for National Security (BENS)
keynote Chris Antonelli District Manager, Purolator International
guest Federico Berruti Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company
guest David Abel Chairman, VerdeXchange Institute
guest James Ahlers VP of Global Affairs & General Counsel, Molera Alvarez, LLC
keynote Peter Anadranistakis President, Caliber Companies
keynote Roy Bade Ex. Vice President, Acquisitions and Development, Caliber Companies
keynote Bonny Bentzin Deputy Chief Sustainability Officer, UCLA
guest Evan Birenbaum Co-Founder and COO, Chai, Inc.
guest Paul Blue Deputy City Manager, City of Phoenix
keynote Thomas Cain Founder/CEO Sustainability Partners
keynote Tom Carpenter Director of Sustainability Services at Waste Management
keynote Timothy J. Cesarek Sr. VP, Business Development, Enerkem
guest Richard Condit Sr. Vice President Administration, Sundt Corporation
guest Brion Crum Director of Strategic Relationships, Caliber Companies
keynote Karen Dickinson Polsinelli PC
guest Dr. Sally Downey East Valley Institute of Technology
guest David Drennon Executive Vice-President, Arizona Tourism and Hospitality
guest Tommy Espinoza President and CERO, Raza Development Fund
guest James Feild Sr. Vice-President, Bank of America Community Development Corp.
keynote Mayor Bob Foster Former President Southern California Edison
keynote Charley Freericks Former President of DMB
keynote Joan Sullivan Garrett Founder and Chairman, MedAire, Inc.
keynote Mike Gent Public Works Director, City of Surprise
guest Rick Gibson Venture Partner, Sustainability Partners
guest Ana Grief President , Varela Consulting LLC
keynote Thomas J. Harris President, Alliance Air/Aviation Services /Hillwood
guest Don Henninger President, DH Advisors
guest Kevin Hull Sr. Relationship Manager, BMO Harris Bank
keynote Ken Jennings Ph.D., Chairman, Third River Partners
guest Alisa C. Jost Honorary Consul, Switzerland
keynote Timothy Kelley Asst. Prof. Entrepreneurship & Economics, GCU
keynote Jeff Kightlinger General Manager and CEO, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
guest Bob LaLoggia CEO, Appointment-Plus
keynote Beth Kohler Deputy Director, Medicaid Program, State of Arizona
guest Alex Laky Founder and President, ARCHSOL LLC
keynote Curt Krizan Chief Financial Officer, Fiesta Bowl
guest Larry Lazarus Lazarus, Silvyn & Bangs, P.C., Chairman of the Board, Banner Health
keynote Chuck Lehn EX VP Strategic Growth, Banner Health
keynote Chris Loeffler CEO and Co-Founder of Caliber - The Wealth Development Company
keynote Eduardo Gonzalez Diaz De Leon Deputy Trade and Investment Commissioner, Pro Mexico
guest Chris MacKay Community and Economic Development Director, City of Phoenix
keynote Dan Mahoney Tournament Chairman, Waste Management Phoenix Open
keynote Alicia Marseille Program Manager, Arizona Women’s Education & Employment Inc., and Founder, WEGROW Phoenix
guest Hank Marshall Economic Development Manager, City of Phoenix
guest Claudia Ruiz Massieu (expected) Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Mexico
guest Mark Mitchell Mayor, City of Tempe
keynote Jonathan Moyer CFO, Sun Life Family Health Centers
keynote Sean Nelson VP, Southwest, Mckesson
keynote Harry Oberg Brigadier General, US Army, Ret., Mayor, City of Prescott
guest Alanna Rebecca, M.D. M.D., Mayo Clinic
guest Kristian Richardson US & Foreign Commercial Service in Arizona
guest Kees Rietsema, PhD. ERAU Worldwide College of Business
keynote Jenny D. Robertson the Director of Citizenship and Reputation Management, FedEx
keynote Ken Rosen Vice President, eClinicalWorks
guest Jonathan Rothschild Mayor, City of Tucson
keynote Mark Sadovnick Managing Director, Stanton Chase International Executive Search
keynote Kim Sabow President and CEO, Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association
keynote Tom Sadler President, CEO, Arizona Sports and Tourism Authority
guest Melissa Sanderson VP International Affairs, Freeport McMoran Copper & Gold
keynote Mark Sedler Director, Global Utilities & Infrastructure & Sr. PE for Intel Corporation
guest Hamid Shojaee CEO, Pure Chat, Inc.
keynote Roger Simard CEO, Alkeme
keynote Scott Smith CEO, Valley Metro RPTA
keynote Bryan Sperber President of Phoenix International Raceway
guest Greg Stanton Mayor, City of Phoenix
guest Nicole France Stanton Managing Partner, Quarles & Brady
guest Pat Sullivan CEO, Ryver
keynote Chris Swearingen Mgr., Innovation to International Market Development, FedEx
keynote Bill Symonds Director of the Global Pathways Institute
guest Manny Teran CEO, President Aztera
keynote Rick VanSant President & CEO, UVPure
guest Joan Koerber Walker President and CEO, Arizona Bio Industry Association
guest Gregory J. Weaver Ex. VP Development, Catellus Development Corporation
keynote Sandra Fabritz-Whitney Director, Global Water Resources, Freeport McMoran
keynote Delore Zimmerman President ,Praxis Strategy Group, Co-Founder and Director of Praxis Africa
guest Steven Zylstra President and CEO, Arizona Technology Council