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2008 Daily Schedule

Schedule Topics
ROOM 8:00 - 9:00 12:00 - 1:00 1:30 - 2:30 3:00 - 4:00 4:30 - 6:30
Civic Auditorium 9:30 - 11:30 am


Al Gore, Vice President
Jerry Brown, California Attorney General
J1      Green Marketing In The Digital Age: Using Social Media

Clare E. Munn, CEO, Creative and Strategic Director, The Communication Group
Carl Pope, Executive Director, Sierra Club
Joe Laur, Vice President of Content,

Indigenous Design and Practice

Craig Henritzy, Principal, The Studio of Indigenous Designs
Greening Your Business DNA

Miriam Karell, Sustainability Strategist, Three Point Vision
Heather Gadonniex, Founder, Green it Group
Irene Hughes, Principal, Essence Consulting
J2     AIA Unit Credit Making Real Energy Happen

Joe Jordan, Physicist, Sky Power Institute
Dan Kammen (moderator), Director, Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory, UC Berkeley
AIA Unit Credit Garden Design and Ecology

Geoff Hall, Co-Founder & Co-Owner, Sentient Landscapes
Integrative Design Process Charette

Michael Kloefkorn, Residential Green Building Advocacy Group Chair, USGBC Northern CA
Kat Steele, Founder, Urban Permaculture Guild
Pepper Smith, Green Consulting Programs Manager, Davis Energy Group
J3     CEO Forum

Carl Bass, CEO, Autodesk
Carl Guardino (moderator), President & CEO, Silicon Valley Leadership Group
AIA Unit Credit Achieving Inner Beauty - A Systems Approach to Making Homes Work and Endure

Matt Golden, Founder and Chief Building Scientist, Sustainable Spaces
Dan Johnson, Design Team, Arkin Tilt Architecture
AIA Unit Credit Packing a Parachute: Practices that Minimize Risk and Prompt Best Use of Green Features

Kim Diamond (moderator), Senior Manager of Land Acquisition and Entitlements, Pulte Homes
Cheryl O’Connor, Vice President of Sales, Summerhill Homes
Douglas White, Attorney, Hoge, Fenton, Jones & Appel, Inc.
Paul D’Arelli, Co-Chair of Green Building & Sustainability, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
J4     Mean it Like you Say It - Authenticity As a Core Principle Of Enterprise That Flourishes Over Time

Dev Crews (moderator), Chief Marketing Strategist, Luminesa Communications
Sean Dunn, Partner/Account Executive, Groove 11
David Almy, Principal, ADC Partners
AIA Unit Credit Green Viz: Putting People in their Place Before it Exists

Mark Johnson, FAIA, Senior Manager of Architecture & Design Marketing, Whirlpool
AIA Unit Credit Water System Integration Charette

Gary Klein, Managing Partner, Affiliated International Management, LLC
F 1&2 (Action Hub) Remodelers and Builders Networking   For Green Building and Design Masters: Taking Ourselves and Our Networks to the Next Level

Jon Alexander (moderator), President, Sunshine Construction LLC
Sarah Susanka, Author, The Not So Big House series and The Not So Big Life, Susanka Studios
Brian Back, Founding Editor and Publisher, Sustainable Industries
AIA Unit Credit Way Off The Grid: Green Design Through a Red Lens: Jumpstarting New Ideas Through Designing for a Mars Community.

David Delgado, Mars Public Engagement Outreach Coordinator, Imagine Mars Project JPL/NASA
San Carlos Students, Green Jobs, and Non-Profits Networking   1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Wire Your Own Grid-Tied PV Systems
Santa Clara Affordable Housing Networking Hosted Innovative Practices & Materials Topics 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Find Your Dream Job in Solar
Plaza   The Green Dragon- Documentary Film and Q&A 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Build an Electric Vehicle
Almaden     Luminaries in Green

Sim Van der Ryn, Principal, Van der Ryn Architects
Michelle Kaufmann, Principal, Michelle Kaufmann Designs
David Gottfried, Co-Founder, USGBC
John Knott, Founder and CEO, The Noisette Company, LLC
Bill Reed, President, Integrative Design Collaborative
AIA Unit CreditThe Art of Prefabricated Green

Michelle Kaufmann, Principle, Michelle Kaufmann Designs
Tribal Summit


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