Step outside your comfort zone. Hear innovative ideas. Move from conflict to collaboration.

Each spring, the Future 500 Summit at EarthX convenes over 100 hand-picked executives, advocates, investors, and funders to share candid insights and ideas from the front lines of climate, ocean, and forest protection.

Recent keynote speakers include former CO Governor John Hickenlooper (above left) and RI Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.

Recent keynote speakers include former CO Governor John Hickenlooper (above left) and RI Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.


Leave your talking points at the door and speak from the heart – straight to leading influencers.

On the sidelines of EarthX – the world’s largest annual showcase of environmental solutions – delegates explore how best to find common ground, build trust, and mobilize markets to tackle humanity’s greatest challenges.

We curate the guest list to craft an eclectic and effective mix of the practical and the visionary, the right and the left, the activist and the executive. Discussions are held under Chatham House Rule to encourage candor and deeper insights.


In recent years, we’ve welcomed leaders from…

The Summit consistently attracts key influencers from leading companies, foundations, and civil society organizations.
Leaders come to build relationships with other environmental influencers, learn about emerging trends, tools and tactics, and identify new ways to tackle our biggest environmental challenges.

Come to learn and be inspired. Leave with enduring connections.

Past Summits have kindled lasting friendships and forged professional collaborations between organizations from different worlds. You might find your “sworn enemy” seated across from you at dinner, get to know them as a person, and leave with a new perspective.


Secure your seat at the table.

Our next Summit will take place April 24-26, 2019 in Dallas, Texas. Space is limited; to request an invitation, fill out the form below.


About Our Host

EarthX is the world’s largest annual environmental expo.

EarthX hosts the world’s largest annual environmental expo, conference and film festival. Founded in 2011 by environmentalist and businessman Trammell S. Crow, the Texas-based nonprofit promotes environmental awareness by curating an atmosphere for conscious business, nonpartisan collaboration and community-driven sustainable solutions.

Last year’s event drew 137,700 attendees, nearly 700 exhibitors and more than 400 speakers. EarthX2019 will be held April 19 – 28, 2019 in Dallas. Learn more at