Think Green. Invest Green.
Make Green.

Earning Green By Investing Green


A Symposium on Investing in Green Tech

Attend in person in New York City or attend virtually via webcast

Green Is the New Black

Sustainable investments have exploded in the past decade, with green offerings emerging in every asset class. Though this trend offers investors incredible opportunities, the landscape is complex. A one-day event featuring experts from across the green economy, Earning Green by Investing Green seeks to provide investors, asset managers, advisors, and other professionals with the information and perspectives they need to make smart, ethical, and lucrative choices in their portfolios.

Event Details

DATE: April 27, 2023

TIME:  9:30 AM - 5:30 PM EST

WHERE: NYC, Norton Rose; 1301 Avenue of the Americas (and virtually simulcasted)

Attending in person?  Find hotels near Norton Rose:

1335 6th Ave

55th & 5th

33 West 55th

Warwick NY
6th & 54th St

Also Presented By:

Private Director Symposium

On-demand access to the symposium

will be provided after the event to all attendees.


9:30 - 10:00 AM - Networking

10:00 – 10:10 AM - Welcome/What to expect?

  • Chris Hilbert, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Kathy Murray, Tech Up for Women
  • Hajar Jouglaf, Much Shelist P.C.

Speakers will be introduced by Cecilia Hatton, Tech Up for Women

10:10 – 10:30 AM - Why Invest Green?

  • Megan Pasricha, Riverstone Holdings (Moderator)
  • Ora Benhamou, Blackrock
  • Gabrielle Jacques, Norton Rose Fulbright

10:30 – 11:00 AM - Dialogue on Due Diligence

  • Miriam Gottfried, Reporter, Wall Street Journal (Moderator)
  • Nidhi Chadda, Enzo Advisors
  • Randall Strickland, Westfuller & Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability

11:00 – 11:50 AM - TECH TALKS Opportunities Now: Invest Where the Tech is Ready

  • Wind - Adrienne Downey, Hexicon Group
  • Solar - Christine Weydig, Coalition for Reimagined Mobility (ReMo)
  • Hydro Power - Lynn St-Laurent, Hydro-Quebec
  • Transmission – Brian Plunkett, Norton Rose Fulbright

11:50 AM – 12:20 PM - TECH TALKS Opportunities on the Horizon

  • Green Hydrogen
    • Christopher Psihoules, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Deep Climate Tech
    • Helen (Bertelli) Whitley, Women+ in Climate Tech

12:20 – 1:00 PM - Box Lunches

1:00 – 1:10 PM - Connecting Investors to Firms’ Food Waste Solutions

  • Caroline Vance, ReFed 

1:10 – 1:40 PM - Challenges of the Food Chain

  • Cassandra Gizzo, Norton Rose Fulbright (Moderator)
  • Niyati Gupta, Fork & Good
  • Caroline Keeley, Foodbytes
  • Caroline Vance, ReFed

1:40 – 1:55 PM - Impacting Fashion  

  • Billy McCall, Kintra Co-Founder

1:55 - 2:15 PM - Break

2:15 – 2:45 PM -  Sustainability of Utilities in Buildings/Cities

  • Howeda Ali, Honeywell (Moderator)
  • Kinnera  Angadi, Honeywell
  • Brad Hargraves, Common
  • Anna Pavlova, Carbon Quest

2:45 – 3:15 PM - Electric Vehicles

  • Hajar Jouglaf, Much Shelist P.C. (Moderator)
  • Sean Burke, Entelligent
  • Rose Lenoff, FLO EV Charging
  • Michelle Levinson, World Resources Institute

3:15 – 3:30 PM - How to Access Potential Investments

  • Hajar Jouglaf, Much Shelist P.C. (Moderator)
  • Coppelia Marincovic, Solvay Ventures 
  • Li Xu, LXI Renewable Capital & LXI Renewable Consulting

3:30 – 3:55 PM - Much Further on the Horizon - Fusion Potential

  • Cassandra Gizzo, Norton Rose Fulbright (Moderator)
  • Radha Bahukutumbi, University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics
  • Anika Stein, PolyKrom Energy Inc.

3:55 – 4:15 PM - Keynote

  • Governor George Pataki, Norton Rose Fulbright

4:15 – 5:30 PM - Reception- All Welcome

Comments - Consulate General of Quebec - Martine Hebert
Mocktails by Spare Tonic/SpareFood

5:00 - 7:00 PM - Additional Opportunity Post-Symposium: 

Meeting/Social with:

  • Women in Climate Investing & Finance 
  • Women+ in Climate Tech
  • Women of Color Collective in Sustainability
  • ReFed
  • WRise

Don't miss out

Featured Speakers

We made sure to bring the best of the best on green investing to the table for this symposium. Get to know them.
Speakers subject to change


Kinnera Angadi

IT Director – Sales & Digital Customer Experience, Honeywell

Howeda Ali

University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE)

Radha Bahukutumbi

Vice President,

Infrastructure Debt at BlackRock 

Ora Benhamou

Executive Director,
Women in Climate Tech 

Helen (Bertelli) Whiteley


Enteligent Inc.

Sean Burke


Enzo Advisors

Nidhi Chadda

Principal Engineer, Country Manager: US and Canada, Hexicon

Adrienne Downey

 Norton Rose

Cassandra Gizzo


Miriam Gottfried

Co-founder, Fork & Good

Niyati Gupta

Founder & Chairman at Common

Brad Hargreaves

Senior Associate at Norton Rose Fulbright

Gabrielle Jacques

Attorney, Much Shelist, P.C.

Hajar Jouglaf

Vice President, FoodBytes

Caroline Keeley

FLO EV Charging

Rose Lenoff


 World Resources Institute

Michelle Levinson

Co-Founder and CEO

Kintra Fibers

Billy McCall

Solvay Ventures

Coppelia Marincovic

Managing Director,

Riverstone Holdings, LLC

Meghan Pasricha

Former New York Governor | Norton Rose Fulbright |

George Pataki 

VP of Strategy and Market Development , Carbon Quest

Anna Pavlova

Counsel, Energy, Infrastructure and resources

Brian Plunkett

NRF Senior Associate, specializes in green hydrogen

Christopher Psihoules

Spokesperson and Senior Advisor
 for External Relations, Hydro-Quebec

Lynn St-Laurent

PolyKrom Energy Inc.

Anika Stein

Director & Client Portfolio Manager, Westfuller & Adjunct Professor, Sustainable Finance, Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability

Randall Strickland

Director of Capital, Innovation and Engagement,  ReFED

Caroline Vance

Coalition for Reimagined Mobility (ReMo)

Christine Weydig

LXI Renewable Capital &

LXI Renewable Consulting

Li Xu

Speakers subject to change


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