Green Technology Law and Policy Symposium

The Georgetown International Environmental Law Review
in partnership with the Georgetown Climate Center and the Environmental Law Institute invite you to our upcoming symposium:

Green Technology Law & Policy Symposium

Friday, April 13, 2012

Gewirz 12th Floor
120 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

Symposium Schedule *

9:15 A.M.

Coffee & Check-In

9:45 A.M.

Opening Remarks

Edith Brown WeissProfessor, Georgetown University Law Center

10:00 A.M.-11:30 A.M.

Panel 1 • Government Regulation & Incentives

Moderated by Vicki Arroyo • Executive Director, Georgetown Climate Center

Jim ConnaughtonExecutive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Public and Environmental Policy, Constellation Energy Group; former Chairman, White House Council on Environmental Quality

Derek B. DornPartner, Davis & Harman LLP;Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University Law Center

Sara HayesSenior Researcher,American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy

Robert PercivalVisiting Professor, Georgetown Law; Professor, University of Maryland

Doug SmithPartner, Van Ness Feldman; former General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

11:45 A.M. – 12:45 P.M.

Lunch & Keynote Address

Ian Solomon, U.S. Executive Director, World Bank

1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Panel 2 • IP: The Role of Green Patents and Technology Transfer in Global Sustainability

Moderated by Robert PercivalVisiting Professor, Georgetown Law; Professor, University of Maryland

Elizabeth Burleson • Associate Professor, PACE Law School

Dr. Stuart Graham • Chief Economist, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

Marcos Orellana • Senior Attorney, Center for International Environmental Law

Sarah TranAssistant Professor of Law, SMU Dedman School of Law

Baskut TuncakStaff Attorney, Center for International Environmental Law; International Advisory Committee, Public Interest Intellectual Property Advisors

2:45 P.M.-3:00 P.M.

Closing Remarks

3:00 P.M. -4:00 P.M.

Reception

*Final Schedule Subject to Change

Please RSVP by March 30 to GIELRsymposium2012@gmail.com

Georgetown International Environmental Law Review

Jack Miller, Editor-in-Chief Amanda Blunt, Executive Editor – Symposium

Contact acb87@law.georgetown.edu or (610) 416 – 6545

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