The Greener Gadgets Conference will be held on February 27 in New York City. Innovators, entrepreneurs, visionaries, and eco-designers will discuss the future of sustainability for the consumer electronics industry.
The conference will include discussions on -
- Emerging energy technology
- Real solutions for e-waste recycling
- New inventions in energy generation and efficiency
- Future forward recyclable gadgetry
- The business case for going green
GADI AMIT - principal designer and founder of NewDealDesign.
ADAM ASTON - energy and environment editor for BusinessWeek.
DR. SAUL GRIFFITH - co-founder of numerous companies including Low Cost Eyeglasses, Squid Labs, Potenco, Instructables.com, HowToons and Makani Power.
STEPHEN HARPER - global director of environment and energy policy for Intel Corp.
ANDY LEVENTHAL - founder and CEO of Planet Metrics.
EMILY PILLOTON - founder and executive director of Project H Design, a nonprofit that enables product design initiatives for humanity, habitats, health, and happiness.
KEN ROTHER - As president and COO, responsible for bringing the vision and strategy of TreeHugger to life.
DANIEL SIEBERG - science and technology correspondent for CBS and co-host of GWord with SuChin Pak, a program about environmental concepts and personalities, for Discovery Channel’s Planet Green network.
To find out more about the conference click here.
Here is a short video clip from last year's conference, where they had a Design Competition with a $4500 first prize.