Next Week! Join Four Twenty Seven at GCAS

  • Environment
  • by BPC Staff
  • on September 7, 2018
Four Twenty Seven Featured at GCAS
Emilie Mazzacurati to speak at GCAS session on resilience
Four Twenty Seven Founder and CEO, Emilie Mazzacurati, joins Mark Tercek, CEO of The Nature Conservancy, Eric Davidson, President of the American Geophysical Union and world leaders to discuss the role of climate data in accelerating resilience investments.
The session, Prepared for the Future We Create: Designing, Building, and Financing Resilience Communities, is at 2:30pm on Friday Sept 14. Live streamthe presentations and follow @427climaterisk on Twitter for real time updates!
Four Twenty Seven Exhibits at GCAS Innovation Showcase 
We’ve been selected as a finalist for the Innovation Showcase Competition, featuring startups working to make a positive impact on climate change. Visit our booth in the Innovation Space Hall on Thursday Sept 13 and Friday Sept 14 to hear about our vision to catalyze climate adaptation. 
Join Us for Our GCAS Side Event on Community and Economic Resilience!
There are a few seats left in Four Twenty Seven’s GCAS affiliate event,“Building Community and Economic Resilience next Tuesday.

This event will feature investor, business and government thought-leaders discussing cutting edge projects and collaboration to build community and economic resilience. From 8:30-11:30am on Sept. 11 at Arup.
8:30-9:00am Coffee & Networking
9:00-10:15am Resilient Cities
  • Corinne Bendersky, Associate Director, Sustainable Finance Team, Corporate & Infrastructure Ratings, S&P Global Ratings
  • Jessica Elengical, Head of ESG Strategy, Alternatives, DWS
  • Kate Randolph, REWS Sustainability Manager, Google
  • Aleka Seville, Director of Climate Programs, Sonoma County
  • Yoon Kim, Director of Advisory Services, Four Twenty Seven (moderator)
10:30-11:15am Resilient Infrastructure
  • John Kornerup Bang, Head of Sustainability Strategy & Shared Value, Maersk
  • Lisa Dickson, Associate Principal and Director of Resilience for the Americas, Arup
  • Carlos Sanchez, Director of Climate Resilience Finance, Willis Towers Watson
  • Nina James, General Manager Corporate Sustainability, Investa Property Group
  • Emilie Mazzacurati, Founder & CEO, Four Twenty Seven (moderator)
Our Full Calendar for Next Week 
PRI in Person
Want More? Curated List of GCAS Side Events on Risk and Resilience
Trying to stay keep track of physical climate risk, adaptation and resilience during the Global Climate Action Summit? Pondering ways to approach the conference as a business or investor? We’ve compiled a short list of resilience-related side events that are pertinent for investors, corporations and communities – you’ll find us there too!

Browse our Google Doc, updated on an ongoing basis, to spot the most interesting side events on climate risk and climate science. Email if you’d like your event to be included in our list.
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