Green Festival Speakers

Gil Zamfirescu

Gil Zamfirescu played a leading role in founding FertilGas, a 2008 initiative dedicated to disseminating sustainable energy technology and education to rural communities in Honduras. Prior to that, in 2007, he was a lecturer at two universities in China, where he taught principles of business organization to university students at Zhejiang University and Tianjin University of Technology. Gil holds an S.B. degree in economics from MIT. Together with his brother J.D., he helps run and organize Workshop Weekend, an Bay Area event devoted to hands-on learning. The brothers detail their adventures building new things at workshopweekend.net/blog.