A Green Story Webinar Series

UN SDGs: Our Blueprint for the Future

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 • 12:00 PM EST

Day 3 – Keynote Speakers

We’re 6 decades behind achieving our sustainability goals laid out by the UN. Learn about how carbon offsetting could be one of the lights at the end of the tunnel, to helping us achieve our goals and protect our planet. UN SDG advocates, UNFCCC program officers and UN SDG aligned fashion brands will share their take on where we stand right now and where we need to be with respect to our goals.

Devin Gilmartin

Devin Gilmartin

Co-Founder & Co-CEO of The Canvas by Querencia | Moderator

Devin Gilmartin is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Canvas by Querencia. The Canvas transforms vacant spaces into hubs focused on sustainable development and unique retail experiences. Before starting The Canvas, Devin worked at Milk Studios, Loeffler Randall and Rochambeau.

 Tegan Maxey

Tegan Maxey

Co-Founder & Co-CEO of The Canvas by Querencia | Panelist

Tegan Maxey is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Canvas by Querencia. The Canvas transforms vacant spaces into hubs focused on sustainable development and unique retail experiences. Tegan brings a life-long passion for sustainable problem solving to The Canvas’s work to address the fashion industry’s biggest issues.

Miguel Naranjo

Miguel Naranjo

Programme Officer, UN Climate Change Secretariat | Panelist

Miguel Naranjo is Programme Officer with the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat since 2011, where he has focused on capacity building for mitigation and carbon market mechanisms, promotion of climate action among the private sector and other stakeholders, and development of tools to implement climate action

Lara Pizzato

Lara Pizzato

FashionTech and Sustainability consultant, Fueled | Panelist

Lara is Founder and Director at Fueled, a strategic marketing and sustainability agency for fashion brands. With a deep understanding of what makes people buy, over a decade of international experience and a passion for sustainability and fashion, Lara works with innovators and brands on a mission to change the future of fashion.

Arielle Crawford

Arielle Crawford

Founder and Designer, Arielle | Panelist

Arielle launched her label in 2018, after 10+ years of experience, including design roles with Rachel Comey, Alexander Wang and Madonna. Her brand reflects her personal values – Arielle is a zero-waster, climate lobbyist and sustainability consultant.

Watch replay of the previous sessions

OCT

26

12:00 PM EST
Carbon Offsetting 101

OCT

27

12:00 PM EST
Cultivating Carbon Free Communities

OCT

29

11:00 AM EST
Carbon Offsetting: the Next Step on your Sustainable Journey

OCT

30

9:45 AM EST
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