Join Experts on April 17 for Free Roundtable on the Energy-Water-Food Nexus!

The Energy-Water-Food Nexus: Risks and Opportunities for the Private Sector roundtable will give attendees the opportunity to assess environment-related risks to business, and to develop strategies to ensure a prosperous future.
Apr 6, 2015 10:30 AM ET

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center is hosting the third in a series of roundtables, The Energy-Water-Food Nexus: Risks and Opportunities for the Private Sector. The roundtables identify the nexus risks to businesses, and examine why and how leadership from the private sector, in collaboration with key stakeholders, is critical to successfully managing the synergies and tradeoffs among water, food, and energy infrastructure for the benefit of society, business, and the environment.

Presented in partnership with Lockheed Martin and The Bipartisan Policy Center, and hosted by National Geographic, this event will focus on best practices and opportunities for harnessing innovation to address nexus challenges in the U.S., and globally.

Attendees will walk away with a greater understanding of how to develop and leverage the necessary strategies across sectors, scales and geographies towards ensuring a more secure and prosperous future.

Featured Speakers:

  • Albert Cho, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Xylem, Inc.
  • Gary Naumick, Senior Director, Engineering, American Water
  • Dr. J. Ashley Nixon, Manager, NGO and Stakeholder Relations, Shell
  • Matthew Swibel, Director, Corporate Sustainability, Lockheed Martin

This roundtable will be moderated by: Margot Anderson, Executive Director, Energy Project, The Bipartisan Policy Center.

April 17, 2015
1:00 - 3:30 p.m.
National Geographic Society
Washington, D.C.