Structured as a half-day forum, the 2015 Columbia Global Energy Summit included 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.


Welcoming Remarks
Merit E. Janow, Dean, School of International and Public Affairs
Opening Remarks
Jason Bordoff, Director, Center on Global Energy Policy
Keynote Remarks and Conversation
Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency (remarks as prepared for delivery)
Moderator: David Sandalow, Inaugural Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy

Keynote Remarks and Conversation
Dr. Jason Furman, Chairman, White House Council of Economic Advisers
Moderator:  Mona Sutphen, Partner, Macro Advisory Partners

Keynote Remarks and Conversation
Governor John Hickenlooper, State of Colorado
Moderator:  Dr. Daniel Yergin, Vice Chairman, IHS

Plenary Discussion: Financing our Energy Future
Zach Schreiber, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer, PointState Capital
David Foley, Chief Executive Officer, Blackstone Energy Partners
Peter Kagan, Managing Director for Energy, Warburg Pincus
Moderator: Dr. Edward L. Morse, Managing Director, Global Head of Commodities Research, Citi

Plenary Discussion: Managing Global Risks - Markets, Geopolitics and Climate
Shaikh Nawaf Saud Nasir Al-Sabah, Chief Executive Officer, Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company
Mario Beauregard, Chief Financial Officer, Pemex
Shigeru Muraki, Member of the Board and Executive Advisor, Tokyo Gas
Charif Souki, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Cheniere Energy
Moderator: Jason Bordoff

Closing Remarks
Jason Bordoff