Session Details

Keynote: Local Solutions Driving Global Sustainable Development
Nov 17
8:00 am

How can local solutions scaled for global impact drive sustainable development and help the communities that need it the most? Join this keynote session to learn how former President of Costa Rica, José María Figueres, pioneered the fight for sustainability and greater economic opportunity as one of the first national leaders to advocate for climate change and technological innovation, right in his home country. President Figueres speaks to how the environment and the economy are intertwined – and how the impetus to invest in local solutions in local communities is greater than ever.

Jordan Edelstein
Chief Marketing Officer, Stellar Development Foundation
Jose Maria Figueres
Former President of Costa Rica

Back