Energy, Sustainability & Environment


In his 24 years as head of Environmental Defense Fund, Fred Krupp has overseen the growth of EDF from a small nonprofit with a budget of $3 million into a recognized worldwide leader in the environmental movement with a budget exceeding $100 million.



Passionate advocate for connecting people with nature, & host of the Emmy-nominated PBS Kids show Dinosaur Train



Director, Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Brookings Institute & contributing correspondent to The Wall Street Journal


• One of the world's foremost authorities & experts on the impacts of weather and extreme weather events both here & abroad.

• Cultural anthropologist

• Author of The Grid: The Fraying Wires Between Americans and Our Energy Future

• Journalist & NPR correspondent

• Author of American Eclipse

• Expert on sustainability and climate change

• Environmental attorney & policy analyst

• Author of Industrial-Strength Denial & Coal: A Human History

• Award-winning investigative journalist at The Wall Street Journal

• Author of The Boom on the American energy revolution

• President of Environmental Defense Fund

• Samuel C. Johnson Professor in Sustainable Global Enterprise at Cornell University

• Author of Better Business

• Journalist, essayist & author of The Soil Will Save Us: How Scientists, Farmers, and Foodies Are Healing the Soil to Save the Planet

• Host of the Emmy-nominated PBS Kids show Dinosaur Train

• Passionate advocate for connecting people with nature

• MIT professor & researcher

• Author of The Resilient Enterprise and other books

• Worldwide leading expert on veganism and coveted speaker on body positivity and social justice issues

• Author of the memoir Always Too Much and Never Enough and The VegNews Guide to Being a Fabulous Vegan

• Author of The Food Explorer

• Journalist covering environmental science, agriculture & botany for National Geographic

• Founder & CEO of TerraCycle, a company with a mission to eliminate the idea of waste

• Deputy Director of the Energy Institute

• Speaks on the convergence of engineering, policy & commercialization

• Global futurist & bestselling author