External Event
Virtual Seminar

T20 Summit Season 2020 Task Force Webinar: Sustainable Energy, Water, and Food Systems

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The Saudi T20 Secretariat and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
Webinar
T20 Saudi Arabia and The Energy and Resources Institute

 

 

The Saudi T20 Secretariat and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) are pleased to invite you to the T20 Summit Season Webinar by Task Force 10 on Sustainable Energy, Water, and Food Systems.

Date: October 22, 2020

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Riyadh - GMT+3) / 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM (New York - EST)

Registration URL: Link

 

Program

2:00PM - 2:05PM

Welcome Remarks
Hossa Almutairi

Sherpa, T20 Saudi Arabia; Task Force 10 Lead Co-Chair; Research Fellow, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center

2:05PM - 2:25PM

Opening Keynote Speech

Christian Gollier

Managing Director, Toulouse School of Economics

2:25PM - 2:40PM

Conversation with

Ajay Mathur

Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute

2:40PM - 3:15PM

Panel Discussion: Innovations for Sustainable Food Systems
 

Moderator: Rob Vos, Task 10 Co-Chair; Director of Markets, Trade and Institutions, International Food Policy Research Institute

 

Channing Arndt, Director of Environment and Production Technology, International Food Policy Research Institute

 

Martin Piñeiro, Director, Agricultural Affairs Committee, Argentine Council of International Relations

3:15PM - 3:50PM

Panel Discussion: Globalization, Transitions and Sustainability – Some Context for the Future of Energy

 

Moderator: Kenneth Medlock III, Task Force 10 Co-Chair; Senior Director, Center for Energy Studies, Baker Institute

 

Adam Sieminski, President, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center

 

Christophe Bonnery, Task Force 10 Co-Chair; Executive Vice President, International Association for Energy Economics; Vice President, Enedis

3:50PM - 4:25PM

Panel Discussion: The Water-Energy-Food Nexus: Fostering Synergies between Sustainable Development Policies  

 

Moderator: Olivier Durand-Lasserve, Research Fellow, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center

 

Jill Engel-Cox, Director, Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis

 

Waleed Al-Zubari, Professor, Arabian Gulf University

4:25PM - 4:35PM

Task Force Art Presentation

A presentation of Saudi artwork that incorporates and reflects task force themes

Mohammad Alaajam

 

English-Arabic translation is available. Select the audio language by clicking the “Interpretation” tab at the bottom of the screen in Zoom.

4:35PM - 4:50PM

An Italian Perspective

Franco Bruni

Vice President, Institute for International Political Studies

4:50PM - 5:00PM

Closing Remarks

Fahad M. Alturki
Chair, T20 Saudi Arabia

Vice President, Head of Research, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center

We look forward to your participation