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Johns Hopkins SAIS to host ERE Energy Conference 2019, “The Energy Transition: Approaches and Lessons,” on October 23 in Washington, DC

The ERE Energy Conference 2019, “The Energy Transition: Approaches and Lessons,” will be hosted at Johns Hopkins SAIS on October 23. The conference is presented by the school’s Energy, Resources and Environment (ERE) program.
The half-day conference will feature practitioners and scholars from leading institutions, including Johns Hopkins SAIS, Georgetown Climate Center, Equinor, the World Resources Institute, ENEL Green Power North America, and more, who will participate in panel discussions focused on the clean energy transition being considered and implemented globally and in the U.S.

  • Welcome
  • Keynote – Paul Tonko, U.S. Representative from New York, Chair, House Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change
  • Panel 1: The Transition Globally
  • Panel 2: The Transition in the U.S.
  • Concluding remarks

For a complete listing of speakers, visit “ERE Energy Conference 2019 - The Energy Transition: Approaches and Lessons.”

Time and Date
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Johns Hopkins SAIS
Kenney Herter Auditorium
1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20036
The event is open to the public and media, with registration. Members of the working press can RSVP to cover the event through the online registration form. Pre-authorized camera setup will only be permitted from 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Please note: Interviews with participants and attendees may only be conducted in Kenney Herter Auditorium at the conclusion of the conference.
Media Contacts
Jason Lucas
Communications Manager
Johns Hopkins SAIS
office: +1 (202) 663-5620
mobile: +1 (202) 422-2652
[email protected]
About Johns Hopkins SAIS
Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) is a global institution that offers students an international perspective on today's critical issues. For 75 years, Johns Hopkins SAIS has produced great leaders, thinkers, and practitioners of international relations. Public leaders and private sector executives alike seek the counsel of the faculty, whose ideas and research inform and shape policy. Johns Hopkins SAIS offers a global perspective across three campus locations: Bologna, Italy; Nanjing, China; and Washington, D.C. The school's interdisciplinary curriculum is strongly rooted in the study of international economics, international relations, and regional studies, preparing students to address multifaceted challenges in the world today.
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019