TEDx “The Sustainable Future” on March 28 at St. John’s

back drop logo finalOn March 28, St. John’s will host the third edition of its TEDx event. This year’s theme is “The Sustainable Future” and will look at the future of sustainable energy through a series of inspirational talks by leaders in the industry.

Speakers include Josche Muth, secretary general of the European Renewable Energygreenenergy Council, Sandrine Dixson-Declève who teaches executives on sustainability and climate leadership at the Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership, Hans Josef Fell,  a German politician and architect of Germany’s renewable energy policy, often considered the “father of sustainable energy”, Maarten Michielssen, CEO of EcoNation, winner of prestigious international awards including “2014 Technology Pioneer” by the World Economic Forum and Tim de Moree is team manager of the Formula Student race team of the highly acclaimed Technical University of Delft in The Netherlands. The team just broke the world record acceleration 0-100 km/h for electric cars in a time of 2.15 seconds, that is faster than a Formula 1 car!

There will also be excellent opportunities for networking after the talks. You can even test drive a TESLA! For more information, speaker bios and detailed program, please visit http://www.tedxsustainable.com. To receive a free ticket to the event, please contact mdewolf@stjohns.be.