The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives will appear at Aspen Ideas: Climate on May 9, in conversation with Susan Goldberg
Contact: Jon Purves
Associate Director, Media Relations
The Aspen Institute
Miami Beach, FL, April 29, 2022 – The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, will appear at Aspen Ideas: Climate on the evening of Monday, May 9, the Aspen Institute and City of Miami Beach announced today. Speaker Pelosi will appear in conversation with Susan Goldberg, Vice Dean and Professor of Practice at Arizona State University, journalist and Former Editor in Chief, National Geographic, discussing congress’ agenda to address climate change and the path to a thriving, sustainable economy.
The inaugural Aspen Ideas: Climate is an annual event in Miami Beach taking place May 9-12, bringing together some of the most exciting innovators and leaders together with the public to engage with local and global climate solutions with the potential to reshape our world. More than 180 speakers from across policymaking, science, business, technology, art, education, journalism, and more will attend. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Regan will also appear on May 10, in conversation with Time correspondent Justin Worland. The full agenda is available here.
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