SunEdison Eradication of Darkness Summit 2015

Tue, Feb 24, 2015 2:02 PM EST

Join SunEdison for a truly inspiring afternoon as we explore the new business models, technologies, and charity needed to improve the quality of life for the world's electricity-poor.

For more information, you are invited to visit www.sunedison.com/social_innovations

Agenda:

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM: Welcome & Opening Remarks

  • Brandon Middaugh, Chief Of Staff - SunEdison

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM: Keynote: Social Innovation in Emerging Markets

  • Elizabeth Littlefield, President & Chief Executive Officer - OPIC

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM: Panel: Empowering Women

  • Moderator: Zeina El-Azzi, Vice President, North American Business Development - SunEdison
  • Reema Nanavaty, General Secretary - SEWA
  • Erica Mackie, Chief Executive Officer - GRID Alternatives
  • Andy Moon, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer - SunFarmer

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM: Financing Solutions to End Energy Poverty

  • Anita George, Senior Director Of Global Practice On Energy & Extractive Industries - World Bank

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM: Keynote: Economic Opportunity in the Resource Revolution

  • Stefan Heck, Consulting Professor, PrecourtInstitute For Energy At Stanford Law School - Stanford University

15 Minute Break

4:30 PM - 5:15 PM: Panel: Scaling Rural Electrification Business Models

  • Moderator: Nicola Armacost, Managing Director&  Co-Founder  - Arc Finance
  • Didar Islam, Managing Director  - Solaric
  • Rohit Chandra, Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer - OMC Power
  • Zia Khan. Vice President For Initiatives & Strategy - Rockefeller Foundation

5:15 PM - 5:45 PM: Keynote: SunEd Solar Water Pumps

  • Pashu Gopalan, President Of Asia-Pacific  - SunEdison