Attendees

First Name: Last Name: Country: Affiliation: Job Title: Sector:
Nikola Alexandre United States The Presidio Trust Sustainability Intern Government
Zeba Ali Canada Fisheries and Oceans Canada Government
Chris Allen United States Chris Allen + Associates / Biomimicry 3.8 Owner Consulting Firm
Lina Aoyama United States UC Berkeley
Deissy Andrea Arango Gonzalez Colombia The Nature Conservancy Data and GIS Specialist – Amazon Program NGO
Lauren Armstrong United States Marin County Community Development Agency Planner Government
Indigo Bannister United States Cal Poly Student Academia
Corinne Baulcomb United Kingdom University of Edinburgh/SRUC PhD Student Academia
Bray Beltrán United States Heart of the Rockies Initiative Spatial Ecologist NGO
Meghan Betcher United States Downstream Strategies Project Manager Consulting Firm
Lalasia Bialic-Murphy United States University of Hawaii at Manoa PhD Candidate Academia
Reuben Biel United States Dept. of Integrative Biology, Oregon State University PhD Candidate Academia
Kristen Blann United States The Nature Conservancy in MN, ND, and SD Freshwater Ecologist NGO
Kim Bonine United States Conservation Strategy Fund Training Director NGO
Heather Brandon United States World Wildlife Fund Senior Fisheries Officer NGO
Cassandra Brooks United States Stanford University PhD Student Academia
Miguel Bugalho Portugal WWF / University of Lisbon DR Academia; NGO
Pralhad Burli United States MSU Academia
Van Butsic United States UC Berkeley Assistant Specialists Academia; Consulting Firm
James Byrne United States The Nature Conservancy Marine Science Program Manager NGO
Jan Cassin United States Forest Trends Water Initiative Director NGO
David Chapman United States Abt Associates Vice President Consulting Firm
Xavier Agostinho Chavana Ministry of Planning and Development, Mozambique Planning Officer
Ross Clark United States City of Santa Cruz Climate Action Coordinator Government; NGO
Maria Fernanda Contreras Del Valle Mexico German Agency for International Cooperation Consultant Multilateral Organization
Stephen Crook United States San Diego State University/UC Santa Barbara
Luciana Cunha United States The Nature Conservancy Freshwater Hydrologist NGO
Audrey Davenport United States Google Ecology Program Lead Business
Melissa Davidson United States Arizona State University Academia; Multilateral Organization
Alta De Vos South Africa Rhodes University Lecturer Academia
P. James Dennedy-Frank United States Stanford University PhD Candidate Academia
Calvin Dexter School of Geographic and Oceanographic Sciences, Nanjing University
Andre Dias Brazil WWF Living Amazon Initiative team NGO
Dafna Disegni United States University of California, Berkeley Visiting Scholar Academia
Leihua Dong China China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research
Gabriela Duarte Brazil UFMG PhD student Academia
Jamie Dwyer United States Biomimicry 3.8 Biologist & Design Strategist Consulting Firm
Tammy Elwell United States UC Santa Barbara PhD candidate Academia; NGO
Oskar Englund Sweden Chalmers University of Technology Academia
Chris Enthoven Netherlands WWF the Netherlands Coordinator Public Finance NGO
Lesley Ewing United States California Coastal Commission Senior Coastal Engineer Government
Kim Falinski United States UH Manoa Academia
Kathleen Farley United States San Diego State University, Department of Geography Associate Professor Academia
Dan Farr Canada Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute Director, Application Centre NGO
Clement Feger France CESCO Lab (MNHM, Paris) – Suez Environnement (LyRE) Research Associate – PhD Candidate Academia; Business
Joao Carlos Fernando United States WWF Mozambique Green Economies and Policy Coordinator NGO
Kalifi Ferretti-Gallon United States Union of Concerned Scientists Policy Analyst NGO
Jane Franch United States SCS Global Services Director of Operations, Food & Agriculture Consulting Firm
Ruiquan Fu China National Marine Data and Information Services Engineer Government
Lauren Garske United States California Coastal Commission Sea Grant Fellow Government
Jan Gerstenberger United States University of Minnesota Director of Partnerships Academia
Grace Goldberg United States University of California Santa Barbara Projects Manager Academia
Ben Goldfarb United States High Country News Correspondent Other
Aimee Gonzales Switzerland Marine Programme Manager, Marine Ecosystem Services NGO
Daniel Gonzalez Mexico National Institute of Ecology and Climate Change Deputy Dircetor of Watershed Management Government
Mariana Gonzalez-Londoño Colombia Student Other
Mark Gough United Kingdom Natural Capital Coalition Executive Director NGO
Melinka Nájera Gómez Costa Rica IUCN Community Forestry Specialist Other
Neal Gruber United States Independent Consultant Consulting Firm
Manuel Guerrero United States FUNDECOR Water Resource Specialist NGO
Zhe Guo United States International Food Policy Research Institute Senior GIS Coordinator Other
Megan Guy United States The Nature Conservancy Senior Corporate Practices Advisor NGO
Robert Handler United States Michigan Tech University Operations Manager, Sustainable Futures Institute Academia
Michael Harris United States Stanford University, E-IPER PhD Student Academia
Scott Harris United States Sitka Conservation Society Conservation Science Director NGO
Eric Hartge United States Center for Ocean Solutions Senior Research Analyst Academia; NGO
Ingrid Hartmann Germany DRYRES Consultant Consulting Firm
Hanna Helsingen United States WWF-Myanmar Senior Green Economy Policy Officer NGO
Josh Henretig United States Microsoft Sr Director, Energy, Environment & Cities Business
Viet Hoang Viet Nam WWF Vietnam Wetlands and Climate Change Coordinator NGO
Diana Hu United States University of Washington/Washington Department of Natural Resources Academia; Government
Zheng Hua China Chinese Academy of Sciences Academia
Keavuth Huy Cambodia Senior GIS, RS and Data Management Officer NGO
Aerin Jacob Canada University of Victoria Postdoc Academia
Zhiyun Jiang United States World Bank
Prakash Kaini United States Hydro Worldwide Inc Consulting Firm
Daniel Karp United States UC Berkeley and The Nature Conservancy Postdoc Academia
Nathan Karres United States The Nature Conservancy Freshwater scientist NGO
Emily Kearney United States UC Berkeley Ph.D. Student Academia
Brandon Keim United States Freelance Journalist Other
Teayeon Kim Korea University
Heather Kimball United States University of Hawaii at Hilo Other
Jonathan Kochmer United States Earth Economics Director of Research & Development NGO
Ann Koontz United States Relief International Senior Vice President NGO
Brian Krohn United States PhD Candidate Academia
Natalie Kurashima United States University of Hawai’i at Manoa PhD Candidate Academia
Jasmine Lambert United States Middlebury Institute of International Studies MA International Environmental Policy/ MPA Academia; NGO
Adam Lampert United States University of California, Davis Postdoc Academia
Diana Lane United States Abt Associates Principal Consulting Firm
Stephanie Larson United States 133 Aviation Boulevard, Suite 109 County Director/Farm Advisor Academia
Mermet Laurent France AgroParisTech Professor Academia
Wang Lei China Science Policy and Innovation Center, WWF China Expert NGO
Jorge Leon Colombia The Nature Conservancy Water Funds Specialist NGO
Haiping Li China Renmin University of China Associate Professor Academia
Jie Li China Xi’an Jiaotong University Professor Academia
Shuzhuo Li China Institute for Population and Development Studies, Xi’an Jiaotong University Director and Professor Academia
Adrian Lu United States UC-Berkeley Graduate student Academia
WenHai Lu National Marine Data and Information Services
Steven Lutz Norway GRID-Arendal Blue Carbon Programme Leader NGO
Angela Martin United Kingdom Blue Climate Solutions Project Lead NGO
Mary Matella United States California Coastal Commission Environmental Scientist Government
Timon McPhearson United States The New School, Tishman Environment and Design Center Assistant Professor of Urban Ecology Academia
Megan Meacham Sweden Stockholm Resilience Center, Stockholm University PhD Student Academia
Molly Melius United States Stanford’s Center for Ocean Solutions Law and Policy Fellow Academia
Sebastian T. Meyer Germany Technische Universität München Researcher (Post-Doc) Academia
Spencer Meyer United States Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies NatureNet Fellow Academia; NGO
Pierre Mokondoko Mexico Instituto de Ecología, A.C. PhD Student Academia
Sergio Molina Costa Rica National Univ. of Costa Rica & Univ. of Costa Rica Associate Professor Academia
Urvashi Narain United States World Bank Senior Environmental Economist Multilateral Organization
Sai Naywonmyint WWF-Myanmar
Jeanne Nel South Africa CSIR Principal Scientist: Ecosystem Services Consulting Firm; Government
Grace Newman United States Carleton College Spatial Researcher Academia
Thomas O’Neill United States Northwest Habitat Institute Director
Megan O’Rourke United States Virginia Tech Assistant Professor Academia
German Obando Costa Rica IUCN ORMACC UGFE Operations Coordinator Multilateral Organization
Tom Oliver United Kingdom Centre for Ecology and Hydrology Ecological Modeller Academia
Erik Olsen United States Institute of Marine Research, Norway Principal Scientist Government
Eliana Ortiz Muñoz Colombia Universidad de los Andes Academia
Hilary Papendick United States California Coastal Commission Coastal Program Analyst Government
Bruna Pavani Brazil Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) – Brazil Candidate Ph.D. Academia
Elena Perez United States California Coastal Commission California Sea Grant Fellow Government
Colin Phifer United States Michigan Technological University Thinker Academia
Kristen Podolak United States The Nature Conservancy NGO
Johanna Polsenberg United States Conservation International Director, Ocean Health Index NGO
Stephen Posner United States Gund Institute for Ecological Economics, UVM PhD Student, Gund Graduate Fellow Academia
Sandi Potter United States Sonoma County Permit and Resource Department Environmental Review & Comprehensive Planning Mana Government
Sarah Prescott Canada University of Alberta Graduate Student Academia
José Eduardo Raisse Rafael University Eduardo Mondlane Lecturer
Bernardo Ranieri Canada University of British Columbia, NBK Mining Engineering PhD. Student Academia; Business
John Reid United States Conservation Strategy Fund President NGO
Sarah Reiter United States Center for Ocean Solutions Early Career Law and Policy Fellow Academia
Belinda Reyers South Africa Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Chief Scientist Other
Luis Rivera Costa Rica Universidad de Costa Rica Graduate Student Academia
Jamie Robertson The Nature Conservancy
Daniele Rosim Brazil Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University Science Without Borders – CNPq/Brazil Academia
Lucrecia Salazar Costa Rica World Bank Consultant Multilateral Organization
Leah Samberg United States University of Montana
Jose Sanchez United States Forest Service Research Statistician Government
Marcos Eugénio Da Silva Sapateiro Ministry of Coordination of Environmental Affairs, Mozambique National Focal Point on Sustainable Development
Charles Savitt United States Island Press President NGO
Lynn Scarlett United States The Nature Conservancy Managing Director, Public Policy NGO
Steve Schill United States The Nature Conservancy Sr Scientist NGO
Kate Schneider United States Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Associate Program Officer NGO
Steven Scyphers United States Northeastern University NSF SEES Fellow Academia
Carrie Sessions United States University of Washington MPA/MS Candidate Academia
Jill Shaffer United States USGS, Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Ecologist Government
Matthew Shapero United States University of California, Berkeley Academia
Cameron Shorb United States Carleton College
Janet Silbernagel United States Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison Professional Programs Director Academia
Nadja Simons Germany Technische Universität München Researcher (Post-Doc) Academia
Nadia Sitas South Africa CSIR Researcher Other
Amy Skoczlas Cole United States S3 Strategies Consulting President Consulting Firm
Michael Slotten United States St. Edwards University M.S. Student Academia
Mary Small United States California State Coastal Conservancy Deputy Director Government
James Snider Canada World Wildlife Fund Canada Acting Director, Freshwater Program NGO
Cholho Song South Korea Korea University Academia
Laura Sonter United States Gund Institute for Ecological Economics, UVM Post-Doc Academia
Chansopheaktra Sovann Cambodia Lecuturer Government
Aaron Strong United States Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources PhD Candidate Academia
Anna Studwell United States Point Blue Conservation Science Student/Intern Academia; NGO
Daniel Suarez United States UC Berkeley Academia
Brian Sullivan United States Google Program Manager Other
Christine Tam Tanzania WWF Sustainable Trade and Investment Program Coordinator NGO
Natasha Tang Kai Canada Ministry of Research and Innovation Senior Planning and Project Advisor Government
Beth Tellman United States Arizona State University PhD Student Academia
Lida Teneva United States Conservation International-Hawaii Science Advisor NGO
Jodie Toft United States The Nature Conservancy Senior Marine Ecologist NGO
Emma Underwood United States University of California, Davis Research Scientist Academia
Lalli Venkatakrishnan United States California Coastal Commission Environmental Scientist Government
Michael Verdone United States IUCN Economist,Global Forest and Climate Change Program Other
Amy Villamagna United States Center for the Environment, Dept of Environmental Science & Policy Assistant Professor of Environmental Sciences & Policy Academia
Hilary Walecka United States UCSB Bren School Graduate Student Academia
Marian Weber Canada Alberta Innovates Senior Researcher Government
Lisa Wedding Canada Center for Ocean Solutions Early Career Science Fellow
Samantha Weintraub United States University of Utah Ms Academia
Wolfgang W. Weisser Germany Technische Universität München Head of research group Academia
Alex Westhoff United States Marin County Community Development Agency Planner Government
Leigh Whelpton United States Island Press Program Director NGO
Lauren Withey United States UC Berkeley, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management Graduate Student Academia
Sylvia Wood United States Earth Institute, Columbia University Postdoctoral Fellow Academia; NGO
Timothy Wright United States Conservation International Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analyst NGO
Yuki Yoshida Japan Graduate Program in Sustainability Science PhD Student Academia
German Enrique Zea-Mojica Colombia Biologist Academia
Meng Zhang United States School of Geographic and Oceanographic Sciences, Nanjing University
Fan Zhiyong Science Policy and Innovation Center, WWF China
Ouyang Zhiyun China Chinese Academy of Sciences Academia