The Future of the Renewable Energy Jobs Market

The Future of the Renewable Energy Jobs Market

Thursday, February 23, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Low Library, 535 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 Faculty Room, room 207

Please join the Center on Global Energy Policy's Women in Energy program for a public panel focused on the future of the renewable energy jobs market. This panel will explore different sectors of the market and address its current state, where the opportunities are focused, and where there is most need for innovation. We have experts with backgrounds in the private, public, and international arenas joining us to share their experience entering these fields, providing insights and advice on how the industry is evolving as well as the current state of women in the renewable energy field. 

The panel will include the following experts:

  • Elle Carberry, Adisory Council Member, Greentech Capital Advisors
  • Kristen Graf, Executive Director, Women of Wind Energy
  • Yera Ortiz de Urbina, Senior Liaison Officer, International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
  • Kristine Pizzo, Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Shared Services, New York Power Authority 
  • Nilda Mesa, Director, Urban Sustainability and Equity Planning Program for the Urban Design Lab at The Earth Institute and former Director of New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability

Registration is required. This event is open to press. It will also be livestreamed at: energypolicy.columbia.edu/watch 

A podcast of this event (in addition to other past Center events) will be available ~12 days after the date of the event through iTunes or via our website.

For more information contact: energypolicy@columbia.edu