Keynotes & Panels

The Better Buildings Summit brings together some of the best minds working to further energy efficiency opportunities and technologies in the built environment. Don’t miss a moment of the conversation. Make sure to check out our keynote speakers and our panels on all the latest innovations coming from Better Buildings partners and industry experts!


Opening Plenary

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21: 8:30 AM


LESLIE NICHOLLS

Acting Director of Federal Energy Management Program, DOE

 

HON. LUCIAN NIEMEYER

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Energy, Installations, and Environment, DOD

 

CHIP FULGHUM 

Deputy Undersecretary for Management, DHS

 

DR. MARTIN KELLER

Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

 

DR. TERESA R. POHLMAN 

Executive Director, Sustainability and Environmental Programs, DHS

 


Keynotes

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22: 12:30 PM


DR. KATHLEEN HOGAN

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency, Department of Energy

 

FRANK G. JACKSON

Mayor of Cleveland

 

JASON HARTKE

President, Alliance to Save Energy

 

BILL PEACOCK

Chief Operating Officer, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

 

JOHN SELLDORF

Chief Executive Officer and President, Legrand

 

ASIM HAQUE

Chairman, Ohio Public Utilities Commission

 


Better Buildings Challenge SWAP Panel

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23: 12:30 PM


ERIC FOX

North Little Rock Plant Manager, L'Oréal USA

AL HILDRETH

Global Energy Manager, General Motors

DANIELLE AZOULAY

Head of CSR & Sustainability, L'Oréal USA

ERIN LAWRENCE

Associate Energy Engineer, General Motors

LAUREN PAIGE

VP, Public Affairs & Strategic Initiatives, L'Oréal USA

BRIAN WILGER

Senior Environmental Engineer, General Motors

MARIA T. VARGAS (Moderator)

Director of Better Buildings Challenge, DOE

BRYAN COHEN (Moderator)

Partner, C+C