Deputy Director at the Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Dr. Michael Mehling is Deputy Director of the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research and a Professor at the University of Strathclyde Law School. He is also a non-executive director with Ecologic Institute in Berlin, a Manager of the Konrad-von-Moltke Fund in Berlin, and a founding board member of Ecologic Institute in Washington DC, the Blockchain & Climate Institute (BCI) in London, and the European Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Transition (ERCST) in Brussels.
Director, Utility Markets, ICE
George von Waldburg is Director, Utility Markets at ICE Futures Europe, previously being Director, Emissions Markets. He is responsible for sales and market development of ICE’s European carbon portfolio.
George joined ICE through the acquisition of the Climate Exchange Group Plc in 2010, which operated environmental exchanges including the world’s first carbon market; the Chicago Climate Exchange. As Business Development Manager, European Climate Exchange, he was responsible for sales of the world’s largest compliance and voluntary carbon markets. He previously worked in business development roles for Venture Capital Management, Sal. Oppenheim, and the London Stock Exchange.