The Green Summit

5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego, CA 92182, USA


Join the biggest leaders in cleantech, renewable energy, business, finance, and electric vehicles as they share their vision for a sustainable future via 15-minute TED Talk style presentations.


Keynote Speakers:

Hap Klopp - Founder of North Face

Don Owens - Chairman of HNO International

Paul Nijssen - CEO of EVCharge4U

Greg Reid - New York Times Bestselling Author

Title Sponsors:

HNO International

Black Carbon Coalition



SD Community Power

SD Green Drinks

Greg Reid

The Green Summit

The California Green Summit is a live event in San Diego and streamed virtually around the world.

The Green Summit features 15 experts in business, finance, tech, energy, and sustainability, sharing their vision for a better future.

The day will bring together people passionate about being more sustainable, as well as furthering their careers in renewable energy, cleantech, business, finance, and entrepreneurship.

There will be panels, breakout sessions, networking events, and a happy hour at the end of the day.

The Green Summit is presented by www.Green.Org, an international communications company dedicated to sharing news in renewable energy, cleantech, and sustainability. We are building the biggest educational platform on the planet around sustainability and can use your help to spread the word.

Speakers Schedule:

September 17th, 2022

Speaking Schedule Speaker
8:30am - 9:00am - Live Music/Check In
9:00am - Intro - Dylan Welch - CEO of
9:00am - 9:15am Erlinde Cornelis - Marketing Professor at SDSU
9:15am - 9:30am Oliver Walker Jones - Head of Communications at Joby Aviation
9:30am - 9:45am Ellen Spooner - Host of The Ocean Optimism Podcast
9:45am - 10:00am Austin Thompson - Sustainable Influencer
10:00am - 10:15am Don Owens - Chairman of HNO International 
10:15am - 10:30am Len May - CEO of Endocanna
10:30am - 10:45am Karin Burns - CEO of SD Community Power
10:45am - 11:00am Panel - Sustainable Products
11:00am - 11:15am Sharon Vidal - Head of Corporate Sustainability at Illumina
11:15am - 11:30am Paul Nijssen - CEO of EVCharge4U
11:30am - 11:45am Margaret Leinen - Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography
11:45am - 12:00pm Panel - Community Leaders
12:00pm - 12:15pm Greg Reid - NYT Best Selling Author
12:15pm - 12:30pm Tom Permatteo - CEO of Green Business Bueareu 
12:30pm - 12:45pm 15 minute Break
12:45pm - 1:00pm Susan Stone - CEO of Ubiquitous Energy
1:00pm - 1:15pm Hap Klopp - Founder of North Face
1:15pm - 1:30pm VIP Happy Hour & Live Band
1:30pm - 2:00pm VIP Happy Hour & Live Band


*Speakers and schedule are subject to change and will continually be updated leading up to The Green Summit


Happy Hour presented by SD Green Drinks

5pm to 7pm

Mavericks Beach Club - Pacific Beach


Special Thanks To Our Sponsors

Green Paper Products

FLX Bike


Ubiquitous Energy

Global Water First


Fresh Brewed Tech

Adore Me

HNO International



SD Green Drinks

SD Community Power

HNO International

Black Carbon Coalition


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