Celebrating Earth Day: The Power of Next-Generation Networks to Advance Environmental Sustainability

Come for a luncheon spotlighting the power of next-generation networks to spur solutions that protect the environment and grow the economy.

Jim Gowen, Verizon’s Chief Sustainability Officer, Darrell West of Brookings and author of Achieving Sustainability in a 5G World, and a panel of experts will discuss how high-speed networks will drive greater energy efficiency and deliver profound environmental and economic benefits.

Event Speakers:

Jim Gowen, Chief Sustainability Officer, Verizon
Darrell West, Vice President and Director, Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings
Nancy Gillis, CEO, Green Electronics Council
Emilie Hung, Solutions Architect, Verdigris
Vaughan Turekian, Senior Director of Science and Technology for Sustainability Program, National Academy of Sciences

(Any government employees or officials attending should confirm that their acceptance of the reception complies with applicable government ethics rules. If you have any questions, or need to make payment for food and refreshments served at this event, please contact Leora Hochstein (leora.l.hochstein@verizon.com).)