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How big's your footprint? Climate Solutions Net & Global Footprint Network

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Price: $5.00 /per person
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Do you know how many Earths are needed to support your lifestyle? How do you and your neighbors compare with each other? What about your city and another? Come and hear speakers from Climate Solutions Net on their competitive carbon competitions for cities and neighborhoods and the Global Footprint Network discuss their new footprinting calculator to determine how many Earths are needed to support your lifestyle.

Our Schedule
6:00PM - 6:30PM - Dinner and networking
6:35PM - 7:45PM - Intro, Presentations and Q&A
7:45PM - 8:30PM - Further refreshments and networking
8:30PM - 10PM - Continued Conversation & drinks at nearby bar (Perry's 1 block away)

Our Speakers
Lisa Altieri, Co-founder & CEO, Climate Solutions Net (http://bit.ly/2pFjwVy)
Lisa Altieri is founder and CEO of Climate Solutions Net, a software company creating social engagement tools on climate solutions. Lisa has a graduate degree in Environment & Development Economics from UC Berkeley and professional background in finance and management consulting, data analytics and business management. She has also worked as a community organizer and activist on climate change and as Regional Field Organizer for the Obama Campaign.

Laurel Hanscom, Program Director & Research Scientist, Global Footprint Network (http://bit.ly/2G8iwo0)
Laurel Hanscom is interested in applying meaningful metrics to promote positive change in the world. As Program Director at Global Footprint Network, she is constantly searching for ways to increase the impact and relevance of Ecological Footprint research, especially through our open data platform and sustainable development projects. In her role as Research Scientist, Laurel also contributes to the production and improvement of the National Footprint Accounts. Before joining the research team, Laurel worked in agency-wide strategy at Peace Corps headquarters in Washington, DC, and served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Ecuador. Her two years in the Ecuadorian Amazon were preceded by a brief career as an environmental analyst at AECOM, specializing in socioeconomic and environmental justice impacts. She holds a BA and MA in geography from San Diego State University, where her research focused on climate change vulnerability and agriculture.

Our Orgs
Topical Keynote TBD
Climate Solutions New - http://climatesolutionsnet.com/
Global Footprint Network - http://www.footprintcalculator.org/

JOBS
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Continue the conversation on our Slack workspace
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Speaker suggestions
Building cool sustainability tech? Please let us know either via this email or Slack so we can schedule you to speak.

Thanks to our sponsor Google for providing us with a venue and food for this meetup!