Tom Steyer Energy Leadership Lecture: Confronting Climate Change: A Political Reality Check
NextGen Climate Founder & President
May 6, 2014 | 5:00pm | Pollock Theater, UC Santa Barbara
NextGen Climate Founder and President Tom Steyer will address both the urgency and the complexity of mitigating climate change, and his efforts to bring climate change to the forefront of America's political dialogue. In reports released last month, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) affirmed that we can no longer wait to address this very real threat. He will also discuss the importance of making climate change a priority for our politics and policies in order to pave the way for a clean energy economy.
Tom Steyer is an investor, philanthropist and advanced energy advocate. He is also the President of NextGen Climate, an organization that acts politically to avert climate disaster and preserve American prosperity.