Office Hours with Jayant Kairam, Environmental Defense Fund

Join us for the next in Urban Co-Lab's Office Hours series on Jan 7 with Jayant Kairam from the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). Jayant will speak on EDF's energy program. The talk will be followed by an informal happy hour from 7-8pm. 

About Jayant Kairam:
Before joining EDF, Jayant was Chief Operating Officer at the New York Business Integrity Commission. In this role, he oversaw the agency's policy portfolio and spearheaded successful reforms to the commercial waste sector that improved air quality, recycling rates and consumer protections for New York City residents and businesses.

Prior to his role at the Commission, Jayant worked as a Senior Policy Advisor to the Deputy Mayor of Operations in New York City, where he managed a wide range of policy issues from municipal innovation to urban sustainability. He also served as a US Peace Corps Volunteer from 2004 — 2006 in Cape Verde.