Please join Jonathan Pershing, Special Envoy for Climate Change at the U.S. Department of State, for an interactive discussion on climate change and the Paris Agreement. Previously, Pershing served as the Senior Climate Advisor to the U.S. Secretary of Energy and the Principal Deputy Director of the Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis at the Department of Energy.

Pershing holds a Ph.D. in geology and geophysics, and has also held positions in the private sector as a petroleum and mining geologist, and as an adjunct faculty member at the University of Minnesota and at American University. He has published and lectured widely on climate and energy issues, and has served as a lead author, review editor and contributor for reports of the Nobel-prize winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

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Live stream of event.

If you are installing Blue Jeans for the first time the meeting ID is 387876717