Charting Unexplored Territory: Choices for Economic Recovery
Countries taking stock of the damage from COVID-19 are faced with massive debt, disproportionate harm across segments of society, and underlying issues of inequality and social justice that were brought to the fore. In this CERAWeek Conversation, Harvard professor Lawrence H. Summers, former Treasury Secretary and head of the National Economic Council, assesses the many shapes that a recovery can take. He reflects on measures to support a just recovery, investments to build a better future, and areas for greater international cooperation.
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Play video Jason Zander, Executive Vice President, Microsoft Corporation
Jason Zander, Executive Vice President, Microsoft Corporation
(July 23, 2020) Jason Zander, Executive Vice President of Microsoft, discusses the future of the digital world: 5G, quantum computing, industrial IoT, and the digital transformations and cloud services that are changing the business of energy.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with H.E. Alparslan Bayraktar, Deputy Minister of Energy & Natural Resources, Turkey
Leadership Dialogue with H.E. Alparslan Bayraktar, Deputy Minister of Energy & Natural Resources, Turkey
(September 29, 2020) H.E. Alparslan Bayraktar, Deputy Minister of Energy & Natural Resources of Turkey examines the agenda to bolster energy security, strategies to attract foreign investment in energy, and Turkey’s role in the energy transition.
Play video Leadership Address by The Honorable Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India
Leadership Address by The Honorable Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India
(November 5, 2020) Prime Minister Narenda Modi, His Royal Highness Abdulaziz bin Salman, Minister of Energy of Saudi Arabia, and U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette address the inaugural session of the fourth India Energy Forum by CERAWeek.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with H.E. Tarek El Molla
Leadership Dialogue with H.E. Tarek El Molla
(October 20, 2020) H.E. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources of Egypt, explores Egypt’s energy transformation: An integrated gas strategy, an agenda to decarbonize, regional energy dynamics & aims to become an energy trading hub.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with René Ortiz, Minister of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources, Republic of Ecuador
Leadership Dialogue with René Ortiz, Minister of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources, Republic of Ecuador
(September 17, 2020) Ecuador's Minister of Energy René Ortiz discusses private investment across all sectors of energy, addressing the challenges of the pandemic and climate change, and how coalitions are important to political and business success.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with Condoleezza Rice
Leadership Dialogue with Condoleezza Rice
(September 22, 2020) Former U.S. Secretary of State and current director of the Hoover Institution Condoleezza Rice explores the path forward from the challenges of 2020: improving race relations, bolstering alliances & strengthening U.S. leadership.