1. Skoll Foundation's Sally Osberg chats with Actor, Director and Activist Robert Redford about his life, his films and his passion for the environment at the Ceres Conference 2009 in San Francisco.

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  2. With a new president and congress, a world of possibility has opened up, one that has the potential to reposition the U.S. as a global leader. The economic and climate crises provide an opportunity for creating a radically different approach to the way we live and do business, one that will provide clean energy, greater national security, significant job growth, and wealth creation for all levels of society. What will the roadmap look like for a "new energy deal", what policies must be put in place, and how can America once again shine the way for others to follow?

    Panelists include:

    Jack Ehnes, CEO, California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS); Director, Ceres (moderator)

    Majora Carter, Founder, Sustainable South Bronx; President and CEO, Majora Carter Group, Director, Ceres

    Hal Harvey, CEO, ClimateWorks

    David Douglas, Senior Vice President of Cloud Computing and Chief Sustainability Officer, Sun Microsystems

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  3. With the window of opportunity rapidly shrinking for an effective, global response to climate change, we must look to bold solutions that provide dramatic systems changes and have the potential to transform whole economies. What are some breakthrough approaches that can be taken, and who are the visionaries that will bring about the necessary change? We'll hear from thought leaders and business innovators that are leading the way.

    Plenary conversation with:

    Peter Darbee, Chair, CEO and President, PG&E Corporation

    Alisa Gravitz, President and Executive Director, Green America

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  4. Denis Hayes, President and CEO, Bullitt Foundation; Chair, International Earth Day Network; Founding Co-chair, Ceres gives the opening keynote address at the Ceres Conference 2009: Achieving a Sustainable Global Economy in San Francisco. (April 2009)

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Ceres Conference 2009—Achieving a Sustainable Global Economy

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By factoring social and environmental costs into business accounting, setting new standards for sustainability leadership, accelerating 'green' innovation and adopting smart new policies that reward clean solutions, we can create a future economy that…


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By factoring social and environmental costs into business accounting, setting new standards for sustainability leadership, accelerating 'green' innovation and adopting smart new policies that reward clean solutions, we can create a future economy that is livable, safe and just for everyone.

Ceres, the world's largest network of investors, environmentalists, social activists and companies united for sustainable prosperity, is uniquely positioned to lead on these issues, to challenge conventional thinking and to advance a sustainable global economy.

We convened over 500 business leaders, investors, academics and environmentalists at the Ceres Conference 2009 in San Francisco on April 15-16. These videos are highlights from the conference.

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