Renae Kezar

VP Global Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs, Johnson Controls International
Johnson Controls International

[Día 1]
9:00 - 9:45 hrs
Theme: Inauguración y Conferencia Magistral de Apertura

Renae Kezar, VP Global Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs, Johnson Controls.

With over 20 years of business experience in sustainability, marketing, and operations, she has responsibility for ensuring that the company maintains its global position on key strategies and metrics related to sustainability and regulatory policy. Prior to Johnson Controls, Renae held many leadership roles at Avery Dennison, leading teams across North America, Europe, Asia, and South America.

Renae is a passionate leader of sustainability, focused on driving long-term sustainability through product innovation, engagement throughout the business and setting actionable plans to achieve both short- and long-term targets.

Renae holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University and a Master of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University. Renae also has earned a Six Sigma Blackbelt certification.

Recent Engagements

2022-Present: Liaison Delegate for World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)

2023:    GreenBiz 2023 presenter, Taking Corporate Real Estate to Zero

2022:    COP27 Panelist–

  • Powering Forward to Address Climate Risk, Build Resilience (BCSE)
  • Launch of “Net Zero Urban” program (KPMG)
  • When efficiency is not enough: Enabling operational digital transformations (Microsoft)
  • Capturing opportunity in the materials transition (McKinsey)

2021:    COP26 Presenter, Community Investment in the Energy and Buildings Sector

2022:    Climate Week NYC

2020:    Founder of CELAB – Circular Economy for Labeling