This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Babson Hosts Energy & Environment Conference - "Energy, Environment & Entrepreneurship" - April 5th

WELLESLEY, Mass., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Babson College will host its 7th Annual Energy & Environmental Conference: "Energy, Environment & Entrepreneurship: Collaborative Solutions," on Friday, April 5th from 8 a.m.-5pm. Sponsored by Babson's Energy and Environmental Club, the conference will explore key issues and exciting prospects in energy, alternative transportation, sustainable development, and other critical topics in the energy, environmental, and automotive industries. There will also be networking opportunities as there will be more than 500 students, faculty, alumni, and industry professionals. To learn more or register for the event please visit Keynote Speakers* Steven Ritz, Founder, Green Bronx Machine * Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor, Harvard University * Michael Brune, Executive Director, Sierra Club * Claire Broido Johnson, Co-Founder at SunEdison & Chief, New Markets Services at Next Step Living Conference Speakers * Stephen B. Russell, Alternative Transportation Program Coordinator/Clean Director for MA, Department of Energy Resources * Gretchen Effgen, Director of Business Development, Zipcar * David Schatz, Vice President of Sales & Business Development, AIMM* Craig Scott, Manager for Product Planning, Toyota Motor Sales * Nolan Browne, Managing Director, Fraunhofer CSE * Geoff Phillips, Product Management Expert * Barun Singh, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, WegoWise * Allan Telio, Vice President, Business Development * Sarah Robinson, Founding Partner, Head of Social, Practically Green * Lynnette McIntire, Director-Sustainability, UPS * Lisa Madsen, National Director of Sustainability and Philanthropy, UNFI * Chamberlain Segrest, Director of Education, Boston Green Academy * Phoebe Beierle, Green Schools Fellow, Boston Public School District, U.S. Green Building Council * Robin Organ, Founder and Executive Director, Green Schools * Shawn W. Kravetz, President, Esplanade Capital LLC * Deckard Sorenson, Co-Founder, NBD Nano * David Berry, Inventor, Entrepreneur, and Venture Capitalist, Flagship Ventures * Mary Beth Gentleman, Partner, Foley Hoag * Patrick A. Daly, President and CEO, Nexamp* Michael Judge, Portfolio Standard Program Managers, Department of Energy Resources * Carrie Cullen Hitt, Senior VP State Affairs, Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) Panel Discussions * Beyond Gasoline: The Auto Industry in Transition * Big Data and the Future of Energy Efficiency * Profiting from Sustainability: Companies That "Get It" * Green Schools Movement: Making a Difference * Raising Capital for Energy * Commercial Solar: Creating High Impact Policy Schedule 8:00 a.m.- 8:30 a.m. - Registration & Breakfast 8: 30 a.m.- 8:45 a.m.- Opening Remarks 8:45 a.m.- 9:00 a.m.- Conference Introduction 9:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m. - Morning Keynote 10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m.-Morning Keynote 10:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m. - Coffee Break 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Morning Panel Sessions 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. - Networking Lunch 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. - Afternoon Panel Sessions 2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. - Coffee Break & EV Station Ribbon Cutting 2:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - Closing Keynote 3:30 p.m. - 4: 00 p.m. - Closing Keynote 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Networking Reception & Company Expo 4:00 p .m. - 5:00 p.m. - Green Rocket Pitch About BEEC The Babson Energy and Environmental Club is committed to fostering innovation by connecting students to all aspects of the energy industry. Opportunities are discovered by organizing educational events where students can gain insight about industry activities, by connecting alumni to the Club and its members, and by helping students gain new internship and employment positions within the energy space. While the Energy and Environmental Club is committed to building partnerships across all areas of the industry, the club's activities will focus particularly on sectors that seek to generate energy in the most technologically efficient means or by minimizing carbon by-products. About Babson College Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds(tm). The College is a dynamic living and learning laboratory, where students, faculty, and staff work together to address the real-world problems of business and society -- while at the same time evolving our methods and advancing our programs. We shape the leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose to create economic and social value. As we have for nearly a half-century, Babson continues to advance Entrepreneurial Thought and Action(r) as the most positive force on the planet for generating sustainable economic and social value. Visit

This news release was issued on behalf of Newswise . For more information, visit Contacts: Michael Chmura,, 781-239-4549

SOURCE Babson College

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 17,672.60 -141.38 -0.79%
S&P 500 2,051.82 -11.33 -0.55%
NASDAQ 4,757.8790 +7.4820 0.16%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs