Adapt Unbound USA 2024

May 21, 2024 | New York, NY

Over 250 leaders and visionaries convened in NYC to share actionable insights, scale innovative solutions and unlock the critical capital needed to adapt our urban and natural environments to the changing climate.

Katie MacDonald and Emilie Mazzacurati moderated a panel discussion on Closing the Capital Gap: Changing the Narrative from Sunk Cost to Economic Opportunity, and a fireside chat on Mobilizing Customers for A&R Innovation.

Battelle Innovation in Climate Resilience 2024

April 22-24, 2024 | Washington, DC

Emilie Mazzacurati and Katie MacDonald attended Battelle’s annual event focused on “Solutions For Scaling Change”. The focus areas of the conference include empowering action for rapid carbon neutrality, investing in climate resilient infrastructure, systems to fortify our future and advancing sustainability solutions for the next generation.

Scaling Private Investment in Climate Adaptation and Biodiversity

March 20, 2024 | Scaling CoP

Emilie Mazzacurati, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Tailwind, spoke at a webinar on “Scaling Private Investment in Climate Adaptation and Biodiversity” on hosted by Scaling Community of Practice and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

With close to 20 years of experience driving private investments in climate finance and adaptation and resilience, Emilie joined the discussion, alongside Elvira LeftingTamer El-RaghyGregory WatsonKarin Kemper and Matt Eldridge  and addressed the historically challenging task of mobilizing private financing for climate change adaptation and biodiversity investments.


Screenshot from video interview of Emilie Mazzacurati

Adaptation: the Next Frontier for Climate Tech?

January 23, 2024 | CleanTech Group

Watch Emilie Mazzacurati, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Tailwind, in conversation with Todd Allmendinger from CleanTech Group, discuss Tailwind’s vision and work to accelerate innovation in adaptationand resilience.


Adaptation Pioneer Interview – Tailwind

April 18, 2024 | Linkedin Pulse

‘Unbound Showcase’ on LinkedIn Pulse is a globe-spanning series of interviews with pioneers of the adaptation and resiliency industry. We’re questioning innovators, business leaders, policymakers, academics, buyers and investors taking on the challenge of our lifetime – ensuring global resiliency in the face of climate change. Today’s interview is with Katie MacDonald, Co-founder of the …




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