Affiliate Events

As part of the Global Climate Action Summit, businesses, governments, NGOs, arts and music organizations, academic institutions, and others are hosting Affiliate Events. These events are an opportunity to create additional arenas for exploring climate challenges and solutions that complement Summit activities. Affiliate Events range from panel discussions and workshops to exhibits and installations.

Affiliate Events submissions are currently closed. If your organization submitted a proposal, you will be notified by June 8, 2018. In the months leading up to the Summit, Affiliate Events will be listed here and on the Summit’s Community Portal. Affiliate Events will take place during the week of the Summit, September 10-14.

Organizations are responsible for all logistics related to their event, including but not limited to sourcing their own venues, organizing the event, and covering any costs associated with the event. For more information on the Summit, visit our Frequently Asked Questions page and if you have any questions, please contact us.

Organizations Hosting Affiliate Events

Organizations listed below are hosting affiliate events during the week of the Global Climate Action Summit. Event details are being finalized by these organizer and will be added to the affiliate event calendar when complete. Please check back here soon.

100 Resilient Cities, Rockefeller Foundation
2° Investing Initiative
350 Silicon Valley
Accelerator for America
Acterra: Action for a Healthy Planet
Adventures 2 Smarter World (A2sw)
African Arts Academy
Agriculture Capital
Alameda County Chapter – Citizens Climate Lobby
Alliance to Save Energy
Allotrope Partners | Clean Energy Investment Accelerator
Amalgamated Bank
Amazon Watch
American Carbon Registry
American Council on Renewable Energy
American Forests
American Planning Association
American Society of Adaptation Professionals
Anthropocene Institute
Aquarium of the Bay – Bay.Org
Arts + Design Initiative, UC Berkeley
As You Sow
Asia Society
Asia Society Northern California
Asian Development Bank
Atlantic Council, Global Energy Center
Australian Capital Territory Government
Autodesk and Autodesk Foundation – For profit (; @autodesk) and non-profit (;@AutodeskFdn )
Bay Area Air Quality Management District
Ben and Jerry’s
Beneficial State Foundation
Berkeley Lab and University of California
Biomass Group Ltd, Biomass Ventures Pte Ltd (HoldCo in Singapore), Biomass Supplies (Pvt) Ltd in Sri Lanka
Bioregional One Planet Living
Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University
Brighter Green
Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation
Business Climate Leaders
Business Council for Sustainable Energy
Business Leaders Against Climate Change
C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group
CalEPA and Governor’s Office
California College of the Arts
California College of the Arts / Architectural Ecologies Lab
California Community Choice Association
California Council on Science and Technology
California Energy Storage Alliance (CESA)
California Fuel Cell Partnership
California Hydrogen Business Council
California Native Plant Society
Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership
Capital Public Radio
Carbon Delta
Carbon Delta & swissnex San Francisco (co-organizers)
Carbon Leadership Forum
Carbon Lighthouse
Carbon Market Institute
Carbon Market Watch
Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance
Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC) – World Bank
Carbon Tracker Initiative
Carbone 4
Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre
Carnegie Climate Geoengineering Governance (C2G2) Initiative
CEMR – the Council of European Municipalities and Regions
Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Center for American Progress
Center for Carbon Removal
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Center for Climate Strategies, Inc.
Center for Effective Global Action
Center for Impact, California College of the Arts
Chabot Space and Science Center
Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy
ChargePoint, Inc.
China-U.S. Energy Innovation Alliance
Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco (known as: Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco, or CCC)
Citizens’ Climate Education
Citizens’ Climate Lobby, San Francisco Chapter
City College of San Francisco
Cleantech San Diego
Climate Access
Climate Action Tracker
Climate Advisers
Climate and Clean Air Coalition
Climate Chance Association
Climate Connect Technologies (Parent company of our service CaliforniaCarbon.Info)
Climate Investment Funds
Climate Justice Resilience Fund and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
Climate Policy Initiative
Climate Resolve
Climate Solutions Group
Climate Strategies
ClimateWorks Foundation
CMG Landscape Architecture
Collapse the Distance
Coltura & Sierra Club
Community Climate Solutions
Confluence Philanthropy
Conservation International
Consulate General of Belgium – Government of Flanders
Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in San Francisco
Cornell Institute for Climate Smart Solutions
Cornell University
County of Santa Clara
CSIRO- Australia’s preeminent national research agency
Dancing Without Borders & mindtravels
Data-Driven Yale, NewClimate Institute, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, World Resources Institute, CDP, Climate Group
Defenders of Wildlife
Department of Conservation & University of California, Davis
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company
Diesel Technology Forum
Divest Invest
E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs); USC Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Climate Policy; California Clean Energy Fund (CALCEF); Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy
Earth Innovation Institute
Echoing Green
Ecocity Builders
Ecofys, A Navigant Company
el dorado inc
Elected Officials to Protect America
Electrify America
Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, UCLA School of Law
Energy Foundation
Energy Independence Now
Energy Transitions Commission
Environment America
Environmental Defense Fund
Environmental Forum of Marin
Environmental Investigation Agency
European Bank for Reconstruction & Development (EBRD)
European Commission of the European Union
European Commission, Directorate-General for Climate Action
FAIRR Initiative
Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Finance Dialogue (European Climate Foundation)
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations/ Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture
Forest Trends
Fossil Free California
Four Twenty Seven
French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES)
Fundación Avina
Fundación Natura Bolivia
Fundacion PRISMA, Programa Regional de Investigacion sobre Desarrollo y Medio Ambiente
Future Earth and Stockholm Resilience Centre
Gana Unnayan Kendra (GUK)
Georgetown Climate Center
German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
GI Energy
Global 100% Renewable Energy Platform
Global Buildings Performance Network
Global Catholic Climate Movement
Global Climate and Health Alliance
Global Empowerment Coalition of the Central Okanagan
Global Energy Center, Atlantic Council
Global Footprint Network
Global Fuel Economy Initiative
Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership
GloCha Global Challenges Foundation New York Inc
Gold Standard
Gotion Inc.
Governors’ Climate & Forests Task Force / University of Colorado at Boulder
Green America Center for Sustainabiity Solutions
Green Business Certification Inc (GBCI)
Green Economy Program, Center for Labor Research and Education, UC Berkeley
GRID Alternatives
Hagainitiativet (in collaboration with five other organisations)
Harvard Kennedy School
Hayes Valley Art Works
Health Care Without Harm
Heinrich Boell Foundation North America
Heinrich Boell Stiftung
Heirs To Our Oceans
Heller Manus Architects
HP Inc.
Hydrogen Council
ICCI-Europe and Svenska Metorlogiskia Sällskapet
ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, World Secretariat
Idle No More SF Bay Area
Independent Curator / Minnesota Street Project
Indigenous Peoples Major Group to the United National Sustainable Development Goals
Ink Dwell // Stamen Design
Institute for Governance and Sustainable Development
Institute for Policy Integrity, New York University School of Law
Inter-American Development Bank
Interfaith Power & Light
International Alliance to Combat Ocean Acidification
International Association for the Advancement of Innovative Approaches to Global Challenges IAAI
International Chamber of Commerce
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
International Cryophere Climate Initiative
International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)
International Institute for Chld Rights and Development
International Ocean Film Festival
International Photonics Advocacy Coalition, an initiative of The Optical Society and Stanford Photonics Research Center
International Urban Cooperation programme Coordination Unit
International Zero Emission Vehicle Alliance
Inyenyeri, a Rwanda Social Benefit Corporation
ISP-CEP, International Supporting Platform for City Emissions Peaking
Joint Venture Silicon Valley
Landcare Research
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas-Austin
Lexicon of Sustainability
Local Government Commission
Low Carbon Fuels Coalition
Loyola Marymount University – Center for Urban Resilience; Green LMU Sustainability
MarinLink and Marin Arts
MarinLink and MarinArts
Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice
Mediterranean Climate Cities Consortium (MC-4), Loyola Marymount University
Mesoamerican Alliance of People and Forest
Metal & Match
Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)/Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG)
Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District
Ministry for the Environment
Ministry for the Environmet for Assisi Municipality
Ministry of Climate and Environment
Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector
Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector Baden-Württemberg
Moms Clean Air Force
Monterey Bay Regional Climate Action Compact
MOVEIUS Contemporary Ballet Inc. and Movius Climate Consulting
Nasdaq / Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center
National Caucus of Environmental Legislators
National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights
National Religious Coalition on Creation Care (NRCCC)
Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Nature Conservancy / World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Nature4Climate (The Nature Conservancy)
Navigant Sustainability
New Jersey Higher Education Partnership for Sustainability (NJHEPS)
Nexleaf Analytics
Next 10
NOAA Climate Program Office
North American Sustainable Refrigeration Council (NASRC)
nrg4SD – Network of Regional Governments for Sustainable Development
Ocean-based Climate Solutions, Inc.
OECD – UN Environment – World Bank – BMU
Office of Historic Preservation – State of California
Office of LA Mayor Eric Garcetti
Office of the New York City Comptroller
Olivine Inc.
One Concern
One Montgomery Green
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
OS-C, Red Hat / Linux, & RTI International
OSC² (One Step Closer to an Organic and Sustainable Community) Climate Collaborative
Our Climate
Oxfam America
Pacific Coast Collaborative
Pacific Environment
Pacific Forest Trust
Parley for the Oceans
Partnership for Market Readiness – PMR, World Bank
Partnership for Policy Integrity, Inc.
Phenix Capital
Pisces Foundation
Powering Past Coal Alliance
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Québec Governement
Rainforest Alliance
Rainforest Foundation Norway
Recargo Inc.
Red and White Fleet
RedLAtM; Boston University School of Public Health
REN21 (Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century)
Resilient by Design | Bay Area Challenge
Richmond District Neighborhood Center
Rights and Resources Initiative
Rocky Mountain Institute
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco Bicycle Ballet
San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
San Francisco County Transportation Authority
San Francisco Department of Environment
San Francisco Green Film Festival
San Francisco International Airport
san francisco public library
San Francisco Sustainable Fashion Week International
San Francisco Urban Forestry Council / San Francisco Department of the Environment
San Francisco Women Artists (SFWA) ~ an historic nonprofit arts organization, supporting Bay Area artists and presenting juried monthly exhibits at its Gallery located in the City’s vibrant Inner Sunset.
San José Mayor’s Office
Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority
Science Based Targets initiative
Sierra Club
Soil Health Institute
Sol Lux Alpha / Off the Grid Design
Solidarité Verte
Sonoma County Water Agency
South Pole
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
Stanford University and Harvard University
Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Stewardship Index for Specialty Crops
Stichting Global Reporting Initiative
Stockholm Environment Institute
Stockholm Resilience Centre
Student Energy
Student Public Interest Research Groups
Students for a Sustainable Stanford
Sunrise Project
SunSpec Alliance
Sustainability Solutions Group
Sustainable Apparel Coalition
Sustainable Development Capital LLP (SDCL)
Sustainable Fashion Alliance
Sustainable Low Carbon Transport Partnership
Sustainable Ocean Alliance (SOA)
Sustaining All Life
Sustainsbility & CSR Insights
The Carbon Institute
The Carbon Trust
The Climate Collaborative
The Climate Group
The Climate Registry
The Climate Solutions Collaborative
The ClimateMusic Project
The Exploratorium
The Food and Land Use Coalition
The Geoversiv Foundation
The Greenhouse Gas Management Institute
The Hawthorn Club
The Lightsmith Group
The Marine Mammal Center
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
The Nature Conservancy
The New School, New York, NY
The New York Community Trust
The Northern California Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Foundation
The Sunrise Project
The Trust for Public Land
The Wear Movement
The Wilderness Society
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
The World Bank
Time to Lead on Climate
Transport Decarbonization Alliance
Trees and animals future foundation
Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 / World Economic Forum
U.S. Green Building Council
Uber Technologies, Inc.
UC Berkeley / UCLA Schools of Law
UC Davis Policy Institute for Energy, Environment, and the Economy
UC San Francisco
UCLA School of Law
UN Major Group for Children and Youth/ Arab Youth Climate Movement- Syria
UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)
UNFCCC Climate Technology Centre and Network
UNFCCC Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN)
Union of Concerned Scientists
United Nations Environment Programme and Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC)
United to End Racism
University of Arizona
University of California, Berkeley, Center for Economics, Resources, and Innovation
University of California, Berkeley, Institute for Parks, People and Biodiversity
University of Cambridge
University of Michigan’s Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise
University of San Francisco
University of Washington
Urban Land Institute
Urban Land Institute / USGBC / BOMA
US Climate and Health Alliance, Health Care Without Harm, GLobal Climate and Health Alliance, UCSF Global Health Group
US India Business Council, US Chamber of Commerce
Utah Chapter of the Sierra Club
Verdical Group
Voces Verdes
We Are Still In (submitted by WWF on behalf of the coalition)
We Mean Business
Wildlife Conservation Society
Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)
Wildlife Works
World Bioenergy Association
World Economic Forum
World Ocean Council
World Resources Institute
World Wildlife Fund (WWF)
WWF (we’re called World Wildlífe Fund in the US and Canada)
Yale University
Zero Foodprint
Zoox, Inc.