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Dec 11

The New Map: Energy, Climate, and the Clash of Nations

Webinar with Daniel Yergin, Pulitzer Prize-winning Author; Vice Chairman, IHS Markit

The C.D. Howe Institute would like to invite you to a special presentation from Daniel Yergin, award-winning author and Vice Chairman of IHS Markit. Daniel will describe how energy revolutions, climate battles, and geopolitics are mapping our future. Attendees will receive a complimentary copy of Daniel Yergin’s latest book, The New Map: Energy, Climate, and the Clash of Nations, when they register for this event.

C.D. Howe Institute events and webinars are open to members and their guests.

Please follow this link or contact events@cdhowe.org to register.

Daniel Yergin, Pulitzer Prize-winning Author; Vice Chairman, IHS Markit​

Daniel Yergin is a highly respected authority on energy, international politics, and economics, and a Pulitzer Prize winner. He is Vice Chairman of IHS Markit, one of the leading information and advisory firms in the world with 16,000 employees worldwide.  In November 2020 he was named “energy writer of the year for The New Map: Energy, Climate, and the Clash of Nations” by the American Energy Society.

Time Magazine said, “If there is one man whose opinion matters more than any other on global energy markets, it’s Daniel Yergin.” Fortune said that he is “one of the planet’s foremost thinkers about energy and its implications.”

Dr. Yergin’s new book The New Map: Energy, Climate and the Clash of Nations is described by the London Sunday Times as a “wonderful book”.   He is the author of the bestseller The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World. described by the New York Times as “necessary reading for C.E.O.’s, conservationists, lawmakers, generals, spies, tech geeks, thriller writers,” among many others.

Dr. Yergin is known around the world for his book The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil Money and Power, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and became a number one best seller.  His other books include Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy and Shattered Peace: Origins of the Cold War.

Dr. Yergin has served on the U.S. Secretary of Energy Advisory Board under Presidents Clinton, Bush, Obama and Trump. He is a director of the Council on Foreign Relations and a trustee of the Brookings Institution. He serves on the Energy Advisory Council of the Dallas Federal Reserve.

Dr. Yergin holds a BA from Yale University and a Ph.D. from Cambridge University, where he was a Marshall Scholar.

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