Session One

Moderator: Maxine Savitz


Introduction to Session One


Maxine Savitz, Vice President, National Academy of Engineering


Global Energy and Environment Projections: Next Steps


Ged Davis, Co-President, Global Energy Assessment, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, and former managing director, World Economic Forum


The Rise of China


Kelly Sims Gallagher, Director, Energy Technology

Innovation Policy, Belfer Center, and Adjunct Lecturer at the Kennedy School, Harvard University


Facing the Hard Truths About Energy


Rodney Nelson, Vice President, Schlumberger, and Lead on Carbon Management, National Petroleum Council


Session One Question and Answer Forum

12:00 p.m.


Session Two

Moderator: Harold T. Shapiro

1:30 p.m.

Introduction to Session Two


Harold T. Shapiro, President Emeritus, Princeton University, and Chair, National Research Council Committee on America’s Energy Future


The Future of Coal and Nuclear Power


Ernest J. Moniz, Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Co-Chair, MIT Interdisciplinary Studies on the Future of Nuclear Power and the Future of Coal Power


Biofuels: How Much, How Fast, and How Difficult?


José Goldemberg, Secretary for the Environment, State of São Paulo, Brazil, and Co-Chair, Global Energy Assessment Council, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis



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