Higher Education Sustainability Initiative Network Lunch

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SAP Next-Gen

10 Hudson Yards Floor 48 · New York City, NY

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Enter at the NW corner of 30th and 10th Ave. Head up the right hand escalators. Check in to receive a pass with a QR code. Take the first elevator bank to 48th floor (tap black screen on the outside of the elevator to select the 48th floor).

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During the Week of the 74th UN General Assembly

On behalf of the Higher Education Sustainability Initiative, SAP and UN Environment would like to invite partners in Higher Education to join us to explore how this sector can become an engine for action in meeting the SDGs. At the event we will be championing leadership of those who are taking action on this agenda and discussing a new programme for action.

12:00 – 12:30 PM: Welcome and open networking

12:30 – 12:40 PM: Setting the stage around HESI and its evolvement over time into the future
> Sam Barratt, UN Environment, Chair of HESI

12:40 – 13:10 PM: How can Higher Ed be an Engine for Action on the SDGs

13:10 – 13:40 PM: How can Higher Ed equip Students for the World & Work of the Future

1:40 – 2:00 PM: Wrap-up and open networking


Sam Barrat
Chief, Education & Youth at UN Environment

James Green
Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Manitou Equipment America

Nikolay Ivanov
Manager, PRME, UN Global Compact

Dr. Tahl Kestin
Program Manager at Monash Sustainability Institute

Florencia Librizzi
Head of Program and Partnerships, SDG Academy

Sam Loni
Global Coordinator, SDSN Youth

Christine Ntim
Founder of the Haiti Tech Summit and Founder of the Global Startup Ecosystem

Ann Rosenberg
SVP for UN Partnerships at SAP & Global Head of SAP Next-Gen & SAP University Alliances

Meghan Fay Zahniser
Executive Director at AASHE

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