Keynote Speaker - Ken Alston
Ken Alston is exceptionally skilled at presenting the business, social and environmental benefits of Sustainability, Cradle to Cradle® design and the Circular Economy. Drawing on his extensive knowledge and experience of managing corporate programs, Ken has the authoritative voice demanded internationally by businesses and governments alike. He has presented to audiences from 50 to 1,000 and worked with universities, start-up businesses to Fortune 500 companies, such as Waste Management, S.C. Johnson, Shaw and Steelcase. In addition to the United States, Ken has spoken extensively in Europe and Latin America including Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, France, the Netherlands, Peru and the UK. Ken’s passion is working with executives, designers and innovators to remake the way we make things. Ken has influenced more than 6,000 professionals through his informative presentations and product design workshops. Participants leave his sessions with changed perspectives and actionable principles to implement in their organizations.
Ken will be addressing how the circular economy and corrosion management can work together to enhance business results in the oil and gas industry.