Ayo Jemiri


CG Global Management Solutions, LLC | President & CEO


Track L: Community Energy Transitions

Session L3: Corporate ESG Strategies

September 27, 2024 | 9:30 am - 10:00 am

Future-Proofing Sustainability: AI-Enhanced Strategies for Environmental, Social, and Governance Resilience

The accelerating pace of environmental and social challenges demands proactive solutions that ensure long-term resilience. This presentation explores how Artificial Intelligence (AI) can empower businesses and organizations to achieve comprehensive sustainability, encompassing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) aspects.
A multi-pronged approach leveraging AI-powered tools to navigate the complexities of building a sustainable future is the need of the hour. At the core lies electric vehicle (EV) deployment and installation, facilitated by AI-driven site selection, charging infrastructure optimization, and demand forecasting. This fosters green transportation while enabling utility coordination for seamless grid integration and renewable energy optimization.
AI-powered energy audits go beyond traditional methods, revealing hidden inefficiencies and suggesting targeted improvements. ENERGY STAR & LEED certifications through AI-driven design optimization and compliance guidance ensures not only energy efficiency but also the highest environmental and social standards.
Furthermore, AI algorithms can assist in strategic energy procurement, securing the most sustainable and cost-effective energy sources. Through these AI-enhanced strategies, organizations can build a future that is not only environmentally responsible but also fosters social well-being and ethical governance. This presentation outlines a clear path towards future-proofing sustainability and invites collaboration to create a resilient and thriving world for generations to come.

Speaker Bio

Ayo Jemiri holds a master’s degree in civil engineering & MBA degrees and credentials as a Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Energy Procurement Professional (CEP). His career-defining experiences have inspired him to work on supplier diversity, sustainability, decarbonization and ESG in the supply chain & energy industry. He brings with him 22+ years of extensive leadership, engineering and capital program management experience, having worked in prominent energy and utilities companies both in United States and Nigeria, Africa. With his zeal to constantly learn and logically break down every problem, he has amassed immense knowledge in use case application of artificial intelligence (AI) in building energy performance & carbon emission reduction data analytics, technology innovation, international trade mechanisms, team building, community outreach & engagement, government relations, the culture of the community, and project management.