Strategic Advisory Board
James T. Caldwell, Ph.D. – Strategist in Global Green Energy Alliance and Sustainable Farming
Dr. Caldwell, Founder of Pacific Rim Connections, Inc., was the first editor of the Unicode Standard (ISO10646) for multilingual information exchange. He was VP for Multilingual Technology at Ion Global US, and is President of E3 Regenesis Solutions, Inc., where he specializes in building green energy alliances and energy systems integration for Eco-cities and sustainable neighborhoods.
Dr. Caldwell has taught courses on the politics of energy and the environment, comparative politics, Chinese politics and world history at the State University of New York, Binghamton and Iona College, New York. After returning from two years teaching Western civilization and politics at the Beijing Tourism Institute and at Beijing University, he returned to Iona College for a year, then, as a postdoctoral Fellow at the U.C. Berkeley Institute of East Asian Studies. He worked as Assistant Director of the Center for East Asian Studies at Stanford University for two years where he facilitated the adoption of computer technology for teaching and writing in East Asian languages and helped establish a joint Masters degree program between the East Asian Studies and the Business School. He then worked at International Geosystems Corporation as a Chinese computing representative in the US and Hong Kong before founding Pacific Rim Connections, a pioneer in multilingual computing and publishing with Fortune 500 corporations such as Beckman Instruments and international organizations such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as clients.
Dr. Caldwell also serves as Director of the US-China Green Energy Council, and Chairman of its Green Building and Eco-City task force. He is a member of the California Biomass Collaborative of Sustainable San Mateo County, a Director of Conexions and a member of its Sustainovation steering committee. He is a member of the Energy Voyager Corporation's International Knowledge Trust, and a Director of the 1990 Institute. He also serves as Vice President for Alliances at a start-up company called LiveGlass International, which produces an amazing multi- function smart window glass that saves energy and enhances the quality of light in buildings and offices.