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2015 Conradin Von Gugelberg Memorial Lecture

Event Details

Thu, April 23, 2015
06:30PM - 08:30PM
Knight Management Center
655 Knight Way, Stanford CA 94305
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Registration Period:
Free, but you must register to attend.
GSB Alumni Relations Office

Topic: "Fight Less, Collaborate More: How to Solve the World’s Greatest Environmental Challenges"

Lecture - 6:30pm
in CEMEX Auditorium
Reception - 7:30pm
in Oberndorf Event Center

Please Read Before Registering:
You may register for the lecture + reception, or lecture only. Please only choose one of these options while registering online. This event is open to the public.  You may create a guest username and password regardless of Stanford affiliation. (We encourage staff from other Stanford departments to use the 'guest' username option instead of an affiliate username).

Can't make it but want to watch it, live? Register for the livestream instead.

This Year’s Speaker: Mark Tercek
Mark Tercek is president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy, the world's largest conservation organization. He co-authored the Washington Post and Publisher's Weekly bestselling book Nature's Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive by Investing in Nature.

Before joining The Nature Conservancy in 2008, Mark was a Partner and Managing Director of Goldman Sachs where he worked for 24 years. Starting in 2005, he led the firm's environmental strategy and its Environmental Markets Group. Inspired by the opportunity to help businesses, governments and environmental organizations work together in new, innovative ways, Mark left Goldman Sachs in 2008 to head up The Nature Conservancy. He is a champion of the idea of natural capital - valuing nature for its own sake as well as for the services it provides for people, such as clean air and water, productive soils and a stable climate.

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