ENERGY AND THE NEXT U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ADMINISTRATION. 10/17, 10:00-11:30am. Sponsor: Center for a New American Security (CNAS). Speakers: Kevin Book, Managing Director, ClearView Energy Partners, LLC; Elgie Holstein, Former Chief of Staff, Department of Energy; Hon. David Goldwyn, Chairman, Atlantic Council’s Energy Advisory Group, Former Assistant Secretary, Energy for International Affairs; Hon. Robert McNally, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University, Former Senior Director, International Energy, National Security Council; Elizabeth Rosenberg, Senior Fellow and Director, Energy, Economics and Security Program, Center for a New American Security.
US ARCTIC COUNCIL CHAIRMANSHIP: ACHIEVEMENTS & REMAINING PRIORITIES. 10/17, Noon. Sponsor: Atlantic Council. Speakers: Ambassador Mark Brzezinski, Executive
Director, U.S. Government Arctic Executive Steering Committee; Melanie
Nakagawa, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Transformation, Bureau of
Energy Resources, Department of State; Cathleen Kelly, Senior Fellow, Center
for American Progress; Moderator: Ambassador Paula J. Dobriansky, Senior
Fellow, The Future of Diplomacy Project, Harvard University JFK Belfer Center
for Science and International Affairs, Former Under Secretary of State for
Global Affairs; Introducer: Ambassador Richard Morningstar, Founding Director
and Chairman, Global Energy Center Atlantic Council.
FUKUSHIMA AFTER 2047 DAYS: CURRENT REVITALIZATION ON THE GROUND. 10/17, 3:00-4:00pm. Sponsor: CSIS Proliferation
Prevention Program. Speakers: The Honorable Masao Uchibori, Governor of
Fukushima Prefecture, Japan; Sharon Squassoni (Moderator), Director and Senior
Fellow, Proliferation Prevention Program, CSIS.
WEAPONS OF MATH DESTRUCTION. 10/17, Noon-1:30pm,
Washington, DC. Sponsor: Open Technology Institute. Speakers: Cathy O’Neil,
Data Scientist and Activist; David Robinson, Co-founder, Upturn; Rachel
Levinson-Waldman, Senior Counsel, Liberty and National Security Program,
Brennan Center for Justice; Daniel Castro, Vice President, Information
Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF); K. Sabeel Rahman, Assistant
Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School.
ECONOMIC DISRUPTION, POLITICAL UPHEAVAL, AND SOCIAL STRIFE IN THE 21ST CENTURY. 10/17, 2:00-3:00pm. Sponsor: Governance Studies, Brookings. Speakers: Darrell M.
West, Vice President and Director, Governance Studies, Brookings; Ed Luce, Washington
Columnist and Commentator, Financial Times; David Corn, Washington Bureau Chief,
Mother Jones; Jill Lawrence, Commentary Editor, USA Today.
LEADERSHIP AND SPACE: A CONVERSATION WITH SIMONETTA DI PIPPO. 10/17, 4:30-5:30pm. Sponsor: Women in Public Service
Project, Wilson Center. Speakers: Simonetta Di Pippo, Director, United Nations
Office for Outer Space Affairs; Gwen Young, Director, Women in Public Service
Project; Federiga Bindi, Director, Foreign Policy Initiative at the Institute
for Women's Policy Research.