Special Dialogue between President Iván Duque and Daniel Yergin
IHS Markit Vice Chairman Daniel Yergin joins President Iván Duque of Colombia to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Colombia’s Ministry of Mines and Energy. In a conversation moderated by Microsoft’s President for Emerging Markets Orlando Ayala, they reflect on the achievements of the ministry, the current challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, and Colombia’s vision to empower its citizens through universal access to energy and internet connectivity.
In Leadership Dialogues
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 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 Hon. Claver Gatete, Minister of Infrastructure, Republic of Rwanda
Hon. Claver Gatete, Minister of Infrastructure, Republic of Rwanda
(October 6, 2020) Minister of Infrastructure Claver Gatete discusses the continental trade agenda, investments in universal energy access & Rwanda’s comparative advantage in financial services that are building a more prosperous future.
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 Hon. Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Natural Resources of Canada
Hon. Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Natural Resources of Canada
(July 16, 2020) Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources Hon. Seamus O’Regan examines the country’s ambition to be net carbon zero by 2050, the effects of the pandemic and the path forward for critical infrastructure projects.
Play video Hon. Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston, Texas
Hon. Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston, Texas
(July 14, 2020) Mayor Sylvester Turner of Houston speaks with IHS Markit Daniel Yergin about the COVID-19 crisis in the city, an agenda for racial equity and inclusion, Houston’s future as the world’s energy capital, and lessons for leadership.