Agenda for the US-India Energy Partnership Summit 2014 - TERI North America

High Level Corporate Dialogue

The High Level Corporate Dialogue brought together leaders from the industry as well as government and academia to discuss the role of business in sustainable development as well as furthering the energy partnership between the two countries.

Time: 1130-1330 Venue: Salon 3

Moderator: Mr Eric Roston, Sustainability Editor, Bloomberg

Keynote Address:

  • Mr Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

'In Conversation':

  • Ms Frances Beinecke, President, NRDC
  • Dr R K Pachauri, President, TERI North America & Director-General, TERI

High Level Corporate Dialogue Lead


  • Mr Manpreet Anand, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Asia Bureau, United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Mr Probir Ghosh, President, CEO & Ambassador, invVEST
  • Mr Ajit Gulabchand, Chairman & Managing Director, Hindustan Construction Company
  • Dr B K Modi, Founder and Chairman, Smart Global and Smart Vishwas
  • Mr Prabhakar Nair, Vice President, Business Development, LanzaTech
  • Mr Salvatore Pappalardo, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Meridian International Center (TC)
  • Dr K John Pournoor, Executive Director, Government Business Development, International Government Markets, 3M Government Affairs
  • Mr William Sisson, Director, Sustainability, United Technologies Research Center, UTC
  • Mr Henry Steingass, Regional Director for South and Southeast Asia, US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA)
  • Mr Terry Tamminen, Founder and President, Seventh Generation Advisors
  • Mr Venkatesh Valluri, Chairman, India Region, Ingersoll Rand India
  • Mr Inderpreet Wadhwa, Founder & CEO, Azure Power




Thematic Track