December 4-5, 2017 | Toronto Metro Convention Centre | Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jeremy Rifkin, American Economic and Social Theorist, Writer and Political Advisor is considered the “economic and ecological worldwide ambassador of the energy transition.” Named one of the top 10 most influential economic thinkers, Mr. Rifkin’s best-selling book “The Third Industrial Revolution”, has served as a blueprint for World leaders, including the European Union and China, as they transition to a sustainable, post-carbon economy. Mr. Rifkin is also the President of the TIR Consulting Group, LLC comprised of many of the leading renewable energy companies, electricity transmission companies, construction companies, architectural firms, IT and electronics companies, and transport and logistics companies. Mr. Rifkin’s keynote address will connect two defining technologies of the 21st Century – the internet and solar energy – giving the audience a compelling new vision of the economy and energy sector of the future. Mr. Rifkin’s remarks will highlight the extraordinary opportunities and partnerships that the solar industry can begin to seek to take advantage of during this time of unprecedented and dynamic change.