November 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Internet Archive
300 Funston Avenue
San Francisco
CA 94118
SF Bay Climate Restoration Circle

CoLab2 2020

Climate Restoration Technology CoLAB
Saturday, November 16, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Internet Archive, 300 Funston Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118
We are convening our second one-day collaboration event to encourage cooperation among all the organizations in the Bay Area that are working to reverse global warming and restore our climate.

Featured Speakers:

  • Andrew Haddad is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the group of Robert Kostecki at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. His research interests include the water-energy nexus, energy efficient desalination, and valuable ion mining from water.
  • Nayeli Maxson Velazquez is the Chief Executive Officer of the Alliance for Community Development, an Oakland-based not-for-profit dedicated to economically empowering local residents, increasing access to capital for underrepresented entrepreneurs and small business owners across the Bay Area.
  • Jim Aldridge is a Senior Engineering Manager and entrepreneur working in a variety of fields, including renewable energy generation. He is also a member and mentor at the Clean Tech Open.


  • To foster and deepen personal and professional relationships between the leaders of Bay Area carbontech and climate restoration organizations
  • To promote communication, collaboration and partnerships between Bay Area carbontech and climate restoration organizations.
  • To create a roadmap for Bay Area mobilization, events and activities which aim to raise awareness and support for climate restoration solutions

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