10:00 AM – 10:50 AM Leaders Building Smart Cities
From energy-efficient buildings to smart transportation planning, city leaders and industry influencers implement scalable, integrated solutions
President and CEO – Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
Randy Peers joined the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce as the President and CEO on September 9, 2019. He brings with him decades of workforce and economic development expertise, and several years of executive leadership experience growing non-profit organizations that serve the business community.
Manager of Partnership Programs at Urban Future Lab / ACRE at NYU Tandon School of Engineering.
Alex builds programs that help connect innovative startups with established corporations that can develop and scale solutions to climate change. Alex joins the Urban Future Lab from Clean Energy Trust (CET) in Chicago, where he helped evaluate cleantech startups seeking investment from CET. He also supported program execution and project management across CET’s activities including leading the release of the annual Clean Jobs Midwest report. Alex holds a BA in Physics and Political Economy from Williams College.
Location: National Grid, 1 Metrotech Center, Brooklyn