Social, Economic, and Financial Challenges in Energy Inclusion (Sept 6, 3 – 6:30pm)

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The Georgetown University and Santander Partnership on Social Economy will host an afternoon of panel discussions entitled  “Social, Economic, and Financial Challenges in Energy Inclusion” on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 from 3:00 – 6:15 p.m.  (doors open 2:30 p.m.). The panel discussion will be held on the Georgetown University campus at the Healey Family Student Center, Social Room located in the New South Building (Prospect Street and Tondorf Road).

The program will feature an opening keynote address by Congressman Ted Lieu, CA-33 Congressional district, and will be followed by two sets of panel discussions moderated by  David Painter, Associate Professor, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.

Panel I:  “Building Sustainable Energy Solutions to Promote Economic Growth”  will feature panelists  Paasha Mahdavi, Assistant Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University  and   Peter Karenge M.B.A., President of B360, Inc.,  (an M.B.A. graduate of the McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University).

Panel II:  “Making Clean Energy Affordable to All” will feature panelists Karen Lefkowitz,  Vice President, Utility of the Future, PEPCO-An Exelon Company, Washington, DC and  Tommy Wells,  Director, Department of Energy & Environment, DC Government, Washington, DC.

Register/Reserve your place now!   Click here to register by September 6, 2017 on Eventbrite.  Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by emailing or calling (202) 687-5603  — good faith effort will be made to fulfill requests.​