Afternoon Plenary: What We Have Done | Building Solutions
Date & Time
Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location Name
Elliot Hall (1st Floor of the Bell Harbor International Conference Center)

Technological innovation is the cornerstone of a clean energy transition. With the power of partnership, Breakthrough Energy accelerates solutions to address the Five Grand Challenges based on the main sources of global emissions: manufacturing, electrification, agriculture, transportation, and buildings. During this session, you will hear from the entrepreneurs innovating solutions in each of these key areas, and their insights on how lessons learned from previous efforts will inform our path forward.

Opening: Rodi Guidero
Looking Back to Look Ahead: Vinod Khosla and John Doerr, moderated by Amy Harder
Future of Climate Philanthropy: Nat Simons, Lukas Walton and Nicole Systrom, moderated by Jennifer Kitt 
Addressing the Five Grand Challenges: Carmichael Roberts as Host 

  • Manufacturing: Brimstone, Cody Finke
  • Electrification: Natel Energy, Gia Schneider
  • Agriculture: Nobell, Magi Richani
  • Transportation: Our Next Energy, Mujeeb Ijaz
  • Buildings: LuxWall, Scott Thomsen

Closing: Eric Toone