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Aquaculture – Global Salmon Initiative (GSI)

  LEADING THE BLUE REVOLUTION   LESSONS FROM IMPROVING SUSTAINABILITY IN SALMON FARMING    Ricardo Garcia, CEO, Camanchaca; Founding Member, Global Salmon Initiative (GSI)  As global population and wealth rise quickly, so too does the demand for protein. Land-based sources are already reaching their limits of sustainable production, but as we look from land to sea, aquaculture

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Energy Sustainability – RNG Coalition

   HOW SOUND POLICY DRIVES SUSTAINABLE ENERGY: NORTH AMERICAN CASE STUDY OF MAKING RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS FROM “WASTE”    Marcus Gillette, Director of Public Affairs, Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas (RNG Coalition)  If there is one thing we humans are universally good at, it is generating waste. With due respect given to the progress we have made toward a more

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Global Voices – IEC

  Tools for concrete outcomes    Frans Vreeswijk, General Secretary & CEO, IEC (www.iec.ch) This year’s G7 will address a number of important topics pertaining to greater equality and inclusiveness, security and sustainability. All of these will require concrete actions well beyond governance and regulation.   From understanding issues and identifying opportunities, it is a long and arduous way to delivering the solutions that will make a real difference on

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Ocean Protection – Sky Group

  SKY’S MISSION TO RESCUE THE OCEAN    Interview with Jeremy Darroch, Chief Executive Officer, Sky Group Plc As the world’s oceans are drowning in plastic, with a truckload deposited into the sea every minute, Jeremy Darroch, Sky Group’s CEO, speaks with CCTNE’s Elizabeth Renski about his ocean rescue leadership and Sky’s business transformation to eliminate single-use

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Canadian Business Showcase – Freightera

Canada’s Opportunity to Lead the Global Greening of Freight    Eric Beckwitt, Founder and CEO, Freightera    Public-private cooperation can accelerate the transition to low emission freight shipping globally, modeled on Freightera’s successful North American Lower Emission Freight Marketplace.  The North American Lower Emission Freight Marketplace, created by Freightera in cooperation with SmartWay and Natural Resources Canada, is an excellent example of why public-private cooperation can be so

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Automotive and Mobility – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)

JEEP®: DISCOVER THE POWER OF NATURE THROUGH EXTRAORDINARY JOURNEYS     Jeep® - one of the FCA Group brands - is a global icon, recognized around the world for its SUVs and its unmatched off-road capability. With the greatest range of SUVs under one brand, FCA’s Jeep vehicle portfolio recently presented its all-new 2018 Jeep® Wrangler. This legendary model hosts innovative technologies for the pursuit of

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Sustainable Finance – Şekerbank

  More Sustainable Finance Brings More Financial Strength    AYBALA ŞIMŞEK, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, ŞEKERBANK T.A.Ş., TURKEY   Despite a decade having passed since the global crisis, the world’s GDP growth has still not reached pre-crisis levels and the recovery in the term ahead of us is expected to remain at a limited level. Even

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Energy Finance – EEEF

  Smart Cities - Intelligent Digital Transformational Change for a Stronger Climate Action?   PETER COVELIERS, Head of Group Corporate Programmes and Institutional Business Development, European Investment Fund LADA STRELNIKOVA, Lead Fund Manager European Energy Efficiency Fund, Director DWS (Deutsche Bank Group)   When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the climate theme for Canada’s 2018 G7 Presidency ‘Working together on climate

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Water Management – Deltares

Engineering for climate adaptation: a rethink is crucial    Jaap Kwadijk, Science Director, Deltares  I have been involved in climate change research my entire working life. But now, as a citizen of the Netherlands living in a river delta at only 20 cm (0.66ft) above sea level, I am starting to get worried for the very first time. Recent scientific publications have warned that the planet may be reacting much faster and more

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