GIELR, in partnership with the Georgetown Climate Center and the Environmental Law Institute is pleased to present our Green Technology Law & Policy Symposium, this Friday, April 13, 2012. Please see the final schedule below.
Coffee & Check-In
Edith Brown Weiss • Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
Peter Byrne • Professor, 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; Visiting Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
Jim Connaughton • Executive Vice President, Constellation Energy Group; former Chairman, White House Council on Environmental Quality
Derek Dorn • Partner, Davis & Harman LLP; Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
Sara Hayes • Senior Researcher, American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Robert Percival • Professor, Univ. of Maryland Carey School of Law; Visiting Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
Doug Smith • Partner, Van Ness Feldman; former General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
11:45 A.M. – 12:45 P.M.
Lunch & Keynote Address
Elizabeth Littlefield • President & CEO, Overseas Private Investment Corporation
Introduced by Amanda Blunt, Executive Editor – Symposium, GIELR
1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Panel 2 • Role of Green Patents & Technology Transfer in Global Sustainability
Moderated by Robert Percival • Professor, Univ. of Maryland Carey School of Law; Visiting Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
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 Tran • Assistant Professor of Law, SMU Dedman School of Law
Baskut Tuncak • Staff Attorney, Center for International Environmental Law; International Advisory Committee, Public Interest Intellectual Property Advisors
2:45 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Jack Miller • Editor-in-Chief, GIELR
3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.