Checking the Temperature of Planet Earth

Daily conversations with leading policymakers, environmentalists, and earth-watchers who can tell the story of what has occurred on global sustainability and convey what tracks the nation and world need to take to check the degradation of the planet's health.

Wednesday, April 14

Planet Earth and Environmental Impacts

Leading environmental policymakers and conservationists join us to discuss how to define sustainability goals.

Thursday, April 15

Achieving Sustainability Best Practices

How do we turn good intentions into “green” actions? Experts on sustainable food and water systems and urban spaces will come together for conversations on action items.

Friday, April 16

Innovation Inroads: Leading the Way on Sustainable Strategy

This final set of conversations will feature city leaders and innovators on their approach to protecting our planet.


  • Regina Anderson, Executive Director, Food Recovery Network
  • Kristi Pullen Fedinick, Ph.D., Chief Science Advisor, NRDC
  • Hon. Kate Gallego, Mayor of Phoenix
  • Hon. Jay Inslee, Governor, Washington
  • Charlotte Matthews, Director, Sustainability, Sidewalk Labs
  • Dr. Rajiv Shah, President, Rockefeller Foundation
  • Hon. Francis Suarez, Mayor of Miami


  • Steve Clemons, Editor-at-Large, The Hill