VISIONARY JOHN ROSSER’S SUSTAINATOPIA CONFERENCE UNITES CEOS, POLICYMAKERS, ECONOMISTS, THOUGHT LEADERS AND CELEBRITIES TO ENGAGE BRIGHTER GLOBAL FUTURE
Sustainatopia is a dynamic showcase for the world's most extraordinary people to present solutions to challenging issues facing global financial markets, industry sectors, health, government and the environment. His mission is to ensure sustainability, prosperity and a healthy planet by engaging collaborative solutions from research, technology and capital partners in collaboration with entertainers, celebrities and influencers who have joined his cause.
Why sustainability? It’s how biological systems remain diverse and productive. In more general terms, sustainability is the endurance of systems and processes. The organizing principle is sustainable development based on the interconnecting spheres of business, politics, culture and science. For Rosser, a healthy ecosystem, emergent economies and a clean environment are necessary for the survival of humans and all life on planet Earth. Indeed Sustainatopia 2015 will include a who’s who of speakers from industry, finance and technology innovation including executives and fromCredit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, UN World Film Forum, Nielson, Zappos, UCLA, BMW Designworks, Viacom, Yahoo For Good, Safeway, and Dell.
Rosser stays closely connected to the global eco-system of social, financial and environmental sustainability and its leaders as founder of DVK, a leading impact investment firm. He is a former Managing Director of investment bank Aspen Capital Partners and Executive Producer of a children’s educational TV show that aired in 20 countries and on PBS affiliates. He has consulted for consumer products, media companies, and negotiated mergers, acquisitions and investments in transportation, education, publishing and retail. His first company launched the world’s largest global MBA job fair that was purchased by The Washington Post, which is today owned by Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive of Amazon.com.
Sustainatopia 2015, being held May 27-30 in Beverly Hills, is one of the world’s leading events for social, financial and environmental sustainability with attendees from 60 countries. The mega-conference and festival has attracted expert speakers representing The White House, Rockefeller Foundation, Clinton Global Foundation, the Inter-American Development Bank. Participants include CEOs, investors, social entrepreneurs, heads of state and celebrities such as Bill Clinton, Donna Karan, Venus Williams, Patricia Arquette, Kyra Sedgwick, Philippe Cousteau, Maria Bello, Daphne Zuniga and others. Media coverage has included Forbes, Huffington Post, The New York Times, CNN/Money, The Economist, Green Tech Media, Miami Herald and CBS News. For information visit www.sustainatopia.com.