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A Conversation with Kara Hurst, Worldwide Sustainability, Amazon

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 8:30am to 10:00am PST

Please join us for a conversation with Kara Hurst, Vice President of Worldwide Sustainability at Amazon. The session will be hosted by Professor Sally Benson, Precourt Family Professor, Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford University, and Professor Yi Cui, Materials Science & Engineering; Director, Precourt Institute for Energy, Stanford University.

Utilizing Amazon's scale, speed and innovation, the Sustainability organization includes teams executing the work of The Climate Pledge; Sustainable Operations (renewable energy and energy efficiency, buildings); Sustainability Science and Innovation; Social Responsibility and responsible supply chain management; Circular Economy; Sustainable Products, packaging and shopping; Sustainability Technology; Sustainable Transportation; and social and environmental external engagement and policy setting.