Day 6: Campus US - Washington DC

HEC Montréal

Thierry Warin https://warin.ca/cv/thierry.html (HEC Montréal & Cirano (Montréal))https://www.hec.ca
01-01-2021

Description of the day

Today, we will have a perspective on how technological innovations ca be used to tackle some of the world challenges. We will start with a case study from DMV, and then we will dive into the political changes due to technology and the platofrm economy companies. We will conclude our day with the global climate change challenges at a time of global technological changes.

Pan American Health Organization - WHO

9:00 am – 10:00 am Pan American Health Organization Meeting with Dr. Martha Velandia Adress: 525 23rd St NW, Washington, DC 20037

Enfinity Global

11:00 am – 12:15 pm Enfinity Global Meeting with: Peter Hennessy, VP of Business Development Address: GWU Business school on 21st and G St NW (entrance is on 21st) Room Duques Hall 353

Enfinity is a leading developer of sustainability services, with large emphasis on renewable energy, that works in the implementation of solutions to achieve a net zero carbon footprint and enable a sustainable transition to a carbon-free economy worldwide.

World Bank

2:30 am – 4:00 pm World Bank Meeting with: Mahesh Uttamchandani, Practice Manager for Digital Development in East Asia and the Pacific and James Clark, Office of the Executive Director for Canada, Ireland and the Carribean Address: 1818 H Street NW

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