Fostering Cultures of Diversity & Inclusion
Diversity, inclusion, and racial equity are core societal values, but they have shaken by the events of 2020. The massive protests that swept the country over racial injustices were calls to action and demands for change towards a more inclusive and equitable society. The energy industry has a tremendous role to play in this movement. In this timely and important CERAWeek Conversation, leaders from the oil, gas, and power sector address how their organizations have responded to the calls and discuss the ongoing actions that industry has been taking to foster cultures of diversity and inclusion.
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 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 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 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 Richard Haass
Leadership Dialogue with Richard Haass
(December 15, 2020) Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, explores the themes of his new book, “The World: A Brief Introduction,” and shares insights on innovative approaches for cooperation on global issues of the future.
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.