Welcome Remarks & Special Dialogue with Hon. Gina McCarthy
As one of the first acts of his Administration, President Joe Biden appointed the Hon. Gina McCarthy to become the first White House National Climate Advisor and lead the domestic climate policy agenda. The US economy, withered by the unyielding advance of a global pandemic, is seeking both short-term relief as well as a path to sustainable growth. What will be Biden’s climate strategy? How will the United States align long-term goals with short-term actions? What measures will the Administration enact on “energy justice” to compensate for job losses as parts of the energy economy shrink?
In Future Workforce
Play video Recruiting for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Support of the Energy Transition
Recruiting for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Support of the Energy Transition
(2021) Meeting the unprecedented challenges of the energy future will require new skills, unique perspectives, and formative experiences from a diverse set of backgrounds. How is industry responding to the call for a more inclusive workforce?
Play video CEO Dialogue with Ignacio S. Galán
CEO Dialogue with Ignacio S. Galán
(December 3, 2020) Iberdrola Chairman and Chief Executive Ignacio S. Galán chronicles his journey as a renewable energy pioneer and the company’s path to the forefront of the energy transition.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with Lydie Hudson
Leadership Dialogue with Lydie Hudson
(2021) Lydie Hudson, CEO of Sustainability, Research & Investment Solutions at Credit Suisse, discusses holistic approaches that companies are taking to integrate environmental, social, and governance strategies into their operating models.
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.
Play video Bernard Looney, Chief Executive of BP
Bernard Looney, Chief Executive of BP
(June 11, 2020) Bernard Looney reflects on the volatility that has paralleled his first months at the helm of BP and discusses his optimism for a future of low carbon energy, digitalization, and agile work structures.
Play video David Solomon, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
David Solomon, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
(May 21, 2020) Goldman Sachs Chairman & CEO David Solomon discusses how governments and the private sector have addressed the challenges of COVID-19 and explains the accelerating trend by the business community to pursue sustainability platforms.