A Leadership Perspective on the Reliability, Security and Resiliency of America’s Energy Grid

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    • Wednesday April 10, 2019 - Thursday April 11, 2019
      3:00 pm - 4:59 pm
  • Location: Bill Moore Student Success Center, President's Suites C&D
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Summary Sentence: A Discussion with Tom Fanning Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Company.

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Join the Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy as it hosts Tom Fanning for a discussion on the Reliability, Security and Resiliency of America’s Energy Grid. Thomas A. (Tom) Fanning is chairman, president and chief executive officer of Southern Company, America’s premier energy company. Elected by the board of directors in July 2010, he became president of Southern Company in August 2010, and assumed the additional responsibilities of chairman and CEO in December 2010. Fanning serves on the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and serves as chair of the Conference of Chairs of the Federal Reserve Banks. He is on the advisory board of the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business, the board of trustees of the Georgia Tech Foundation, the board of directors of the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations and the regional governing board of the World Association of Nuclear Operators’ Atlanta Centre. Fanning earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in industrial management and also was awarded an honorary Doctor of Philosophy degree from Georgia Tech. His executive education includes programs at the International Institute for Management Development in Lausanne, Switzerland, Harvard Business School and the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.

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In Campus Calendar

Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy (CISTP), International Affairs Alumni in Washington DC, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Southern Company, energy security
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  • Created On: Mar 29, 2019 - 11:49am
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