The CIS Starr Forum/MITEI event is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
MIT Bldg 34-101, 50 Vassar St, Cambridge (Map)
ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Daniel Yergin is a highly respected authority on energy, international politics, and economics. Dr. Yergin is a Pulitzer Prize winner and recipient of the United States Energy Award for "lifelong achievements in energy and the promotion of international understanding." He is both a world-recognized author and a business leader, as Chairman and Founder of IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA). His new book, The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World, has been hailed by The Economist as "a masterly piece of work and "a comprehensive guide to the world's great energy needs and dilemmas" and, by the New York Times, as ""searching, impartial and alarmingly up to date." The Financial Times called The Quest "a triumph".