Yale Blue Green: Sustainability in the Tech Sector

Yale Blue Green: Sustainability in the Tech Sector
Wed, 02/21/2018 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for our monthly Yale Blue Green (YBG) conference call with guest speaker Laura Franceschini '14 MEM, Sustainability Program Manager at Google.

As part of Google’s global sustainability team, Laura helps lead the company’s sustainability strategy, reporting, and programs. Laura has worked at the intersection of business and environmental issues for more than a decade. She launched the sustainability program for Stantec —a global top 10 design firm—and has advised Fortune 500 companies and other clients on sustainability strategy development and implementation. She was a Program Manager for the Yale Center for Business and the Environment, where she led a global study of business leaders’ perspectives on environmental issues. She has also worked for Ceres, as an EDF Climate Corps Fellow, and for the World Wildlife Fund in India. Laura graduated with an MEM from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, where she concentrated in business. She also holds a BS and BA from the University of Alberta and a Dip.Env from McGill University.

Email YBG Chair, Lauren Graham for call-in information.  Conference calls are on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 4pm ET and are open to all alumni, students, staff, and faculty.

Interested in being a guest speaker on an upcoming call?  Tell us about your environmental work and 2-3 upcoming 3rd Wednesday dates that you are available to speak.