Sam Nunn Policy Forum

Event Details
Contact

snforum14@inta.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: U.S. Secretary of Energy, Dr. Ernest Moniz, will be the keynote speaker

Full Summary: The Sam Nunn Bank of America Policy Forum brings together noted academic, government, and private sector experts on technology, public policy, and international affairs to address issues of immediate importance to the nation. The 2014 topic is “U.S. Competitiveness Amid a Changing Natural Gas Landscape: A View from the Southeast.”

The Sam Nunn Forum brings together noted academic, government, and private-sector experts on technology, public policy, and international affairs to address issues of global importance in a biennial public event. The audience at the Forum numbers roughly 200 individuals from the policy, academic, and business communities. The 2014 Policy Forum topic is: “U.S. Competitiveness Amid a Changing Natural Gas Landscape: A View from the Southeast.” U.S. Secretary of Energy, Dr. Ernest Moniz, will be the keynote speaker.

This Forum will explore the implications of an emerging “golden era of gas.” It will address the impact of shifting global supply and demand, and related transformation of gas networks. Particular attention will be devoted to exploring the intersection of the digital and energy revolutions, and implications for U.S. leadership in promoting energy security and spurring economic competitiveness at the global, national, and state levels. Drawing on the insight of outstanding panelists, the Forum program will highlight technological innovations and novel public-private-academic partnerships underway in Georgia and across the Southeast region aimed at redressing critical infrastructure, policy, and consumer challenges.

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In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, School of Public Policy, Green Buzz

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Conference/Symposium
Keywords
energy, Green Buzz, International Affairs, natural gas, Nunn forum, public policy
Status
  • Created By: Michael Hagearty
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Mar 3, 2014 - 6:45am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:23pm