Wind, solar and energy storage companies represent industries of the future, but we must ensure we are not stuck in the past on the issues of diversity, equity and inclusion, the benefits of which are increasingly well documented and understood. This session will provide a status report on diversity, equity and inclusion in the electricity industry, and highlight what some leading companies in our sector are doing to make progress in this area.
Moderator: Suha Jethalal, President, Bullfrog Power
Presenter: Michelle Branigan, CEO, Electricity Human Resources Canada
Panellists: Beth Buchmaster, Client and Stakeholder Relations Manager, Power, Hatch
David Estill, Head of Government Affairs, North America and Co-Chair, Diversity Equity and Inclusion Council North America, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Joanna Osawe, President and CEO, Women in Renewable Energy
Terry Young, StrategyCorp