2 ND B4E Global Summit 2008


Business and Markets in a Climate of Change


Past Speakers Include:

Heads of State, Heads of Governments, Minister and Former Diplomatic Representatives
His Serene Highness, Prince Albert II of Monaco
His Excellency Mr. Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, President of the Republic of Maldives
H.E Mah Bow Tan, Minister for National Development, Singapore
H.E Abdul-Qader Ba-Jammal, former Prime Minister, Yemen
Hon. Goran Persson, former Prime Minister, Sweden
Sen. Liz Thompson, former Minister of Energy and the Environment, Barbados

Senior United Nations Officials
Achim Steiner, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme and Under-Secretary General of the United Nations
Georg Kell, Executive Director, UN Global Compact
Arab Hoballah, Chief, Sustainable Consumption and Production Branch, UNEP DTIE
Claude Fussler, Programme Director, Caring for Climate, UN Global Compact
Cornis Van der Lugt, UNEP DTIE

Senior Scientists, Academics and Keynote Speakers
Dr. Balgis Osman-Elasha, Senior Scientist and IPCC Lead Author, Sudan
Dr. Atiq Rahman, Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies
Dr. David Suzuki, Scientist, Broadcaster and Environmental Activist
Adam Werbach, CEO, Act Now and International Board Member, Greenpeace International

Distinguished Guest Speakers
Adrian Hodges, Managing Director, International Business Leaders Forum
Alois Flatz, Managing Partner, Zouk Ventures
Andrei Marcu, Senior Managing Director, World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Ang Kian Seng, Deputy Director, Building and Construction Authority Singapore
Aron Cramer, President and CEO, Business for Social Responsibility (BSR)
Ashok Khosla, Chairman, Development Alternatives Group
Bill Harnett, Managing Director, Australasia, Innovest Strategic Value Advisor
Conor McCoole, Global Head Project Finance Group, Standard Chartered Bank
David Williams, President and CEO, Impact DTG
David Wong, Managing Director and Country Executive, ABN Amro South East Asia
Doug Miller, President, Globescan Inc.
Douglas Woodring, Vice President, Motorwave Co.
Gita Wirjawan, Country Head, JP Morgan Indonesia
Habiba Al Marashi, Chairperson, Emirates Environmental Group
Harish Mehta, Board Director, Suzlon Energy
Isabelle Louis, Director, Asia Pacific, WWF International
Iza Kruszewska, International Toxics Campaigner, Greenpeace International
James Gifford, Executive Director, Principles for Responsible Investment
Jeremy Goon, Head, Group Corporate Social Responsibility, Wilmar International
Jouko Virta, President, Global Fibre Supply, Asia Pacific Resources Int’l Holdings Limited
Karl W. Feilder, Chief Executive Officer, DHL Neutral Services
Leslie Chapple, Group Technology Director, Hyflux
Li Yue, Executive Director and Vice President, China Mobile
Mark Clifford, Executive Director, Asia Business Council
Mark Newton, Senior Manager, Environmental Sustainability, Dell
Martina Bianchini, Director, EU Government Affairs & Public Policy, Dow
Michael Valocchi, Partner, Global Energy & Utilities Industry Leader, IBM
Melinda Kimble, Senior Vice President, UN Foundation
Neil Hawkins, Vice President, Sustainability, The Dow Chemical Company
Olivier Luneau, Senior Vice President Group Sustainable Development, Lafarge
Rafael Senga, Asia-Pacific Energy Policy Coordinator, WWF International
Ralph Thurm, Chief Operating Officer, Global Reporting Initiative
Rod Parsley, Partner, Perella Weinberg Partners
Roy Adair, President & Chief Executive Officer, Senoko Power
Sascha Gabizon, Executive Director, Women in Europe for a Common Future
Sheri Liao, President, Global Village of Beijing
Simon Zadek , Chief Executive, AccountAbility
Sri Jegarajah, Anchor and Presenter, CNBC
Tom Hicks, Vice President, US Green Building Council
Uchita de Zoysa, Executive Director, Centre for Environment & Development, Sri Lanka
Vincent Chin, Partner and Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group, Malaysia
Werner Jager, Managing Director, Buildtec, Hydro Building Systems
Wolfgang Bloch, Vice President, Environmental Affairs, Siemens AG
Wolfgang Gregor, Chief Sustainability Officer, OSRAM
Zhang Yue, Chairman and CEO, BROAD Group, China