Global Connections: Ideas for a Sustainable Future – Daniel Etsy,Yale University
Friday, March 12, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
About the event
Global Connections is a business networking opportunity for our members and any career professionals in the Greater Houston area, who are interested in furthering their understanding of international events and issues as well as expanding their global connections.
Global Connections events are informal and emphasize discussion and dialogue in a community of like-minded career professionals. As a global city, Houston is the ideal location to develop international contacts and network with other professionals across the region.
About the speaker
Dan Esty is the Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at Yale University. He serves as director of the Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy (www.yale.edu/envirocenter) and as co-director of the Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance. From 2011 to 2014, Professor Esty served as Commissioner of Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. He is the author or editor of thirteen books and dozens of articles on environmental protection, regulatory reform, finance, and energy policy, and their connections to sustainability, trade, and broad-based economic progress—including his most recent edited volumes, A Better Planet: 40 Big Ideas for a Sustainable Future, and Values at Work: Sustainable Investing and ESG Reporting.