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Advancing Technology for a Sustainable Planet

Workshop at Stanford University

IEEE

Event Agenda

July 25, 2022

8:30a.m. - 9:00a.m. PDT

Doors Open/Check-In Available

9:00a.m. - 9:10a.m. PDT

Welcome & Introduction

Livestreamed

Speakers

Sustainability Practice Lead, IEEE Standards Association; Staff Lead, Planet Positive 2030 Initiative; Executive Director, The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems
Chair, Planet Positive 2030
Managing Director, IEEE Standards Association; Member of the IEEE Management Council
9:10a.m. - 9:25a.m. PDT

Keynote

Livestreamed

Speakers

Toshiba Professor of Media Arts and Sciences; Professor of Information Technology; Media Lab Entrepreneurship Program Director, MIT Management Sloan School; Visiting Scholar, Stanford Digital Economy Lab (S-DEL)
9:25a.m. - 9:40a.m. PDT

Keynote

Livestreamed

Speakers

Chair, Planet Positive 2030
9:40a.m. - 10:40a.m. PDT

Panel I: Climate Change: Impacts, Adaptation, and Mitigation

Livestreamed

Speakers

Postdoc Fellow and Researcher, Virtual Human Interaction Lab (VHIL), Stanford University
Lecturer in Computer Science, Princeton University; Former President, IEEE SA

Moderators

Melvin and Joan Lane Professor of Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies; Professor of Earth System Science and of Biology, Stanford University; Director, Woods Institute for the Environment; Senior Fellow, Precourt Institute for Energy
10:40a.m. - 10:50a.m. PDT

Break

10:50a.m. - 11:50a.m. PDT

Panel II: Environmental AI Technology & ESG Regulations

Livestreamed

Speakers

Principal Architect, Ethical AI Practice, Salesforce
Professor of Geological Sciences, Stanford University
PhD Student in Computer Science; JD Candidate, Stanford Law School; AI Fellow, OpenPhilanthropy; Graduate Fellow, Regulation, Evaluation, and Governance Lab, Stanford University
11:50a.m. - 12:50p.m. PDT

Lunch

1:00p.m. - 4:30p.m. PDT

Committee Writing Meetings

All in-person attendees will have the opportunity to sign up (during registration) and join a writing committee to contribute to the landmark Roadmap Compendium document, Strong Sustainability by Design, a pragmatic guide for businesses and governments alike.
If you plan to attend this event virtually and would like to participate in the writing sessions via Zoom, you must join a committee before July 18. Please click here for more information and to sign up for a committee. 
5:00p.m. - 7:00p.m. PDT

Reception

July 26, 2022

9:05a.m. - 9:20a.m. PDT

Keynote

Livestreamed

Speakers

Director, Guardian of Life Collective
9:20a.m. - 9:35a.m. PDT

Keynote

Livestreamed

Speakers

The Economics of Technology Professor, Stanford Graduate School of Business; Associate Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered AI (HAI)
9:35a.m. - 10:35a.m. PDT

Panel III: The Value of an Equitable, Flourishing Planet

Livestreamed

Speakers

Chair & Cofounder, People Centered Internet; Cofounder, ImpactX; Chair, IEEE IC Social Impact Measurement
Founder and CEO, rpa2ai
Executive Vice President and Sustainability Lead for the Americas, Capgemini
Vice President of Impact, Ontopology; Impact Advisor, CellX; Former China Program Manager, Stanford PACS

Moderators

10:35a.m. - 10:45a.m. PDT

Break

10:45a.m. - 12:15p.m. PDT

Committee Take-Aways

Livestreamed
12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m. PDT

Lunch & Depart