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Climate Week NYC to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell




Climate Week NYC, the annual global Summit that convenes the world's top government, business and thought leaders to New York City to discuss the potential that innovation, clean energy and smart technologies have for creating jobs and boosting the economy, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, J. Eric Smith, CEO of Swiss Re Americas, the leading global reinsurer that is the founding sponsor of Climate Week NYC, will ring the Closing Bell. Joining him on stage will be Brigadier General Stephen A. Cheney (US Marine Corps, Ret.), Former Commanding General of Parris Island, and CEO of the American Security Project and Amy Davidsen, US Executive Director of The Climate Group, Secretariat of Climate Week NYC.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Tuesday, July 16, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET  


The Climate Group:

Megan Zaroda

(212) 445-8217               

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Christine Barna

(646) 441-5310

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

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About The Climate Week NYC:

Climate Week NYC is an annual global forum which aims to mobilize an international public-private response to climate change. Celebrating its fifth anniversary this year, it has become a key milestone on the global climate change calendar and a focal meeting point for government, business and thought-leaders. Swiss Re is the Founding Sponsor. For more information and a full list of the events taking place throughout New York City during September 23-30 please visit

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