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Thursday, May 16 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Creating the mobility systems of tomorrow: Entrepreneurs will play a critical role in solving the social and environmental challenges facing the transportation sector LIMITED

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Accounting for 28% of greenhouse gas emissions in the US, the transportation sector is a leading contributor to climate change. Pair this with the tremendous costs of congestion worldwide and the health impacts of transportation-related air pollution, today’s transportation systems are far from sustainable.
However, innovations in technology have enabled entrepreneurs to seize this problem as an opportunity. From e-scooters, to ride hailing apps to electric vehicles, a seismic transformation in underway within the transportation sector. Join us for a discussion about the vast opportunity that exists for entrepreneurs interested in making the transportation space more sustainable.

Attendees will leave the event with an understanding of:
• The potential for a sustainable mobility future
• The rapid innovation underway within the transportation sector
• Challenges facing local governments, businesses and NGOs working to make mobility more sustainable
• Opportunities for entrepreneurs to make more sustainable transportation a reality

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Lynn Guissinger

Director, District O, RTD
Lynn Guissinger was elected to the Regional Transportation District (RTD) board of directors in 2018, representing Boulder, Louisville, Superior, Lyons, Nederland and most of Boulder County west of 95th Street. She owns a small business, Catalyst Communication, which partners with... Read More →

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Gabe Cohen

GM, Rockies, Lyft
Gabe is currently General Manager for Lyft’s Rockies Region. Prior to Lyft, Gabe was the Director of Consumer Insights Craftsy. Gabe was also an early staffer and served in key roles on President Obama’s 2008 campaign where he was the CO Caucus Director, WY and MT State Director... Read More →
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E.J. Klock-McCook

Rocky Mountain Institute
E.J. joined RMI in 2014 and is part of the transportation practice leading RMI's emerging electric bus efforts to accelerate their deployment and ensure that they are effectively and economically integrated into the electricity grid. E.J. has also worked closely with the cities of... Read More →
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Esteban Sanchez

Co-Founder & CTO, Commutifi
Co-Founder & CTO at Commutifi, Esteban is passionate about the combination of data, product innovation and creativity to solve real world challenges using technology.At Commutifi, he's applying data-driven approaches to the transportation ecosystem to gain deeper understanding of... Read More →

Thursday May 16, 2019 2:00pm - 2:50pm MDT
Museum of Boulder 2205 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302