On Thursday, April 19, 2018, CGEP will celebrate its 5th anniversary and host the annual Columbia Global Energy Summit. 

The half-day forum will include keynote remarks, interviews and plenary conversations with senior energy sector leaders focused on key issues and questions at the intersection of energy policy, financial markets, the environment and geopolitics. 

Distinguished speakers for the 2018 program include:

  • Ryan Lance, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ConocoPhillips
  • Dan Brouillette, Deputy Secretary, US Department of Energy
  • Fatih Birol, Executive Director, International Energy Agency 
  • Cameron Hepburn, Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Oxford
  • Ryan Popple, President and Chief Executive Officer, Proterra
  • Amy Jaffe, David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director of the Energy Security and Climate Change program, Council on Foreign Relations; Chair of CGEP Women in Energy Steering Committee
  • Jeanette Wing, Avanessians Director of the Data Science Institute and Professor of Computer Science, Columbia University
  • Mona Sutphen, Partner, Macro Advisory Partners
  • Peter Kagan, Managing Director, Warburg Pincus LLC
  • Avril Haines, Senior Researcher for Columbia World Projects, former U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor and U.S. Deputy CIA Director
  • Matt Harris, Founding Partner, Global Infrastructure Partners
  • Ajay Mathur, Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute
  • Charif Souki, Chairman of the Board, Tellurian Inc
  • Merit E. Janow, Dean, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
  • Daniel Yergin, Vice Chairman, IHS-Markit
  • Scott Sheffield, Chairman of the Board, Pioneer Natural Resources
  • Fu Chengyu, Former Chairman of SINOPEC and CNOOC, Member of UN Global Compact Board, Chairman of UNGC Network China
  • George David Banks, Former Special Assistant to President Trump for International Energy and Environment

**Additional speakers and the final program will be announced shortly.

Registration is required for in-person attendance. It will also be livestreamed at: http://energypolicy.columbia.edu/livestream 

This event is open to press. Media must register by contacting Jamie Shellenberger-Bessmann (jas2453@sipa.columbia.edu)

For more information please contact: energypolicy@columbia.edu