SDForum to Present “The State of Clean Energy: Global Challenges and Opportunities” on January 12, 2010 (Discount Available)

SDForumOn January 12, 2010, SDForum will present their third annual State of Clean Energy event. Program highlights include the following keynotes and panel sessions:

Opening Keynote
Commissioner Dian Grueneich, California Public Utilities Commission

The Greening of Corporations
– Scott C. Bolick, SAP
– Lynelle Cameron, Autodesk
– Mukesh Khattar, Oracle
– Bruce Klafter, Applied Materials
– Rich Lechner, IBM
– Pam Price, HP

The Role of Public Policy and Research in Private Innovation
– Patrick Bray, PacificVision Partners, Osaka City Investment Advisor
– Hal LaFlash, PG&E
– Marc LePage, Embassy of Canada
– Dean Arthur Ramirez, UCSC School of Engineering

Afternooon Keynote
Sally M. Benson, Stanford University

Leaders in Innovation: Global Success Stories in Clean Energy
– Gregg Dixon, EnerNoc
– Arno Harris, Recurrent Energy

Early Stage Investors: What Does This Mean for Entrepreneurs?
– Dan Lankford, Wavepoint Ventures
– Bruce Pasternack, CMEA Capital
– Dylan Steeg, Intel Capital
– Robert Walker, Sierra Ventures
– Moderated by: Camille Ricketts, VentureBeat 

Financing the Next Level: Global Investment Climate
– Tim Carey, PricewaterhouseCoopers
– Larry Kellerman, Goldman Sachs
– Randy Lewis, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 

The program will take place from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm at AMD Commons Auditorium, One AMD Place, Sunnyvale, CA, 94085. Thanks to our friends at SDForum, readers of Green VC can receive a $10 discount from the non-member registration price for this event.  To receive the discount, please use code "ENERGY" when registering online.  For more information: