Global Security, Conservation Capitalism & Regeneration:
Whole Systems Solutions to Climate Change

American Renewable Energy Day

AREI Presents the 15th Annual AREDAY Summit
Save the Date • June 18-23, 2018
Aspen/Snowmass Village, CO

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Renewable Energy

Join us for the AREI 15th Annual AREDAY Summit

American Renewable Energy Day

“Global Security, Conservation Capitalism & Regeneration:
Whole Systems Solutions to Climate Change”

June 18-23, 2018

Join world leaders at AREDAY2018

The Annual Summit brings together over 100 cross-sector speakers and includes a film festival and concert. Join us this year!

DATES: June 18-23, 2018
LOCATION: Aspen/Snowmass, CO

Full passes include entry to receptions, concert, expo and IMPACT FILM.
Passes available for students and locals, non-profit and small business.

Registration Now Open!

Register Today!

AREDAY Summit 2018 Featured Speakers

The AREDAY Summit convenes thought leaders and experts from multiple sectors to foster climate change solutions at the speed and scale necessary to phase out fossil fuels, and usher in a rapid transition to a new, clean energy economy.

Sec. Tom Vilsack, Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, U.S. Dairy Export CouncilSec. Tom Vilsack
Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture

Dr. Sylvia EarleDr. Sylvia Earle
Mission Blue

Bill Ritter, Center for the New Energy EconomyBill Ritter
Center for the New Energy Economy, CSU

Julie Ann Wrigley, Wrigley InvestmentsJulie Ann Wrigley
Wrigley Investments

Paul Hawken, Executive Director, Project DrawdownPaul Hawken
Project Drawdown

Jean-Michael Cousteau
Ocean Futures Society

Ellen Dorsey, Wallace Global FundEllen Dorsey
Wallace Global Fund

Capt. Paul Watson
Sea Shepherd

Maggie Fox, Maggie Fox StrategiesMaggie Fox
Maggie Fox Strategies

General Wesley Clark, Growth EnergyGen. Wesley Clark
Growth Energy

Catherine Novelli, Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the EnvironmentCatherine Novelli
Ocean Elders

Trammel Crow, Earth Day TexasTrammell S. Crow

AREDAY Highlights

ASU Global Institute of Sustainability
ASU LightWorks
Guzman Energy
Open Mind Project
Alliance for Sustainable Colorado
The Aspen Times
Darnauer Group Communications
Adcock Foundation
Goodwin Foundation
E.W. Stetson III
Snowmass Village

AREDAY Programs and Entertainment


Snowmass Village Town Hall

A solutions oriented film festival, featuring documentary and environmental focused films, which offer an action plan for the audience to engage in and move forward.

The event is free and open to the public.

2016 Highlights Include:


Highlights from the AREI 14th Annual AREDAY Summit

“Protecting America’s Greatness: The Business of Innovation, Climate Leadership and Resilient Communities”

AREDAY Summit – June 19-22, 2017 • IMPACT FILM – June 23-24, 2017
AREDAY Expo! & AREDAY ELECTRIC – June 22-24, 2017


AREI Programs

AREI programs showcase innovative solutions and visions developed by leading thinkers in clean technology, renewable energy and sustainability. AREI operates under the fundamental principles of five “E’s”— Energy, Environment, Economy, Education and Employment.

Impact Film
Startup Green
Sustainability News and Entertainment