Empowering Sustainability, Inspiring Action: Rhode Island’s Gateway to the Global Energy Transition

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FountainHead RI is proud to announce the 2024 Climate Stocktake Event, set to take place on April 24th at the prestigious WaterFire Arts Center in Providence, Rhode Island. This seminal event, expecting to host around 200 delegates, including prominent out-of-state figures, is a cornerstone for discussions on Rhode Islands innovative approaches to climate action and sustainability.

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse praised the event, stating, Our Ocean State is leading the way in the fight against climate change. We need all hands on deck to lead the planet to climate safety, and this forum will bring people together to identify opportunities for building on our momentum.

The event will feature a lineup of esteemed speakers and hosts:

K. Joseph Shekarchi, Representative & House Speaker, Rhode Island House of Representatives

Lauren Carson, Deputy Majority Leader, State of Rhode Island General Assembly

Pete Schork, Principal, Broadscale Group

Terrence Gray, Director, RI Department of Environmental Management

Kerry Constabile, Vice Chair and Senior Climate Expert, Gold Standard; former Head of Sustainability Strategy for Google

Steven Rothstein, Managing Director, Ceres Accelerator for Sustainable Capital Markets

Chris Kearns, Acting Energy Commissioner, Rhode Island Department of Energy

Paul Ellis, Founder, The Sustainable Finance Podcast

Scott Donachie, CEO, Companies For Net Zero

Jason Dodier, Co-Founder, Grain Ecosystem

The 2024 Climate Stocktake will feature an array of sessions including keynote speeches, a fireside chat on the global energy transition and venture capital landscape post-COP28, and a main panel discussing Rhode Islands substantial contributions to climate initiatives. The event culminates in a networking reception, offering unparalleled opportunities to connect with industry leaders and sustainability advocates.

Join us as we delve into the discussions that will shape our world, pushing forward the boundaries of innovation and sustainability.

Event Details:

– Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2024

– Location: WaterFire Arts Center, Providence, RI

– Agenda Highlights:

– 4:30 pm: Doors Open

– 5:15 pm: Keynote Speech

– 5:30 – 6:15 pm: Fireside Chat on Global Energy Transition and Venture Capital

– 6:15 – 7:15 pm: Main Panel on Rhode Islands Climate Impact

– 7:15 – 9:15 pm: Networking Reception

Register Now to be part of Rhode Islands journey towards a sustainable and prosperous future.


About FountainHead RI:

Rooted in the ethos of giving back and fostering growth for Rhode Island, FountainHead RI offers leadership opportunities spanning generations. Evolving into a robust community, it gathers industry and business leaders nationwide. Its core concept is straightforward: to unite talented, motivated, and diverse individuals, fostering creativity and driving positive change. The outcomes of initial dialogues and gatherings proved inspiring, setting the cornerstone for FountainHead's journey.FountainHead RI

About 1BusinessWorld

1BusinessWorld is a global business ecosystem, network and marketplace that provides entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals with the information, tools, resources and connectivity needed to succeed throughout their companys growth journey, toward a better business world. Our vision is based on the reality that we live, work and do business in one global interconnected business environment, and hence our motto: One World, One Business World. Our mission is to encourage and support global communication and collaboration among entrepreneurs, professionals, and businesses. 1BusinessWorld

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