Founder and CEO, Climate Earth
Chris founded Climate Earth in 2008, a company focused on combining software and data analytics with the science of life cycle assessment to make LCA more useable and cost effective. He comes from Silicon Valley where he was Vice President of a Fortune 500 and CEO of four successful start- ups, that like Climate Earth all brought creative visionary solutions to emerging problems. Chris is passionate about making our economic and social systems sustainable as these are keys to humanity flourishing on our planet.
With a growing realization that all direct suppliers often only generate 15-20% of supply chain impacts, and that product and packaging redesign can be costly and challenging, companies are searching for additional opportunities for reducing their impacts. A very promising but often overlooked strategy is to focus on embedded industries. Can we go beyond engaging … read more >>
Sponsored by J.P. Morgan Chase, this session is for innovative projects that are ready to be LAUNCHED, JOINED, EXPANDED, or REPLICATED! Presenters give an overview of new and innovative projects that advance sustainable purchasing. Attendees claim a seat at a roundtable with a topic of interest to them. Topics are repeated twice. Building a Comprehensive … read more >>