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|Friday, September 27|
Reinventing Fire: The Business-Led Transition Beyond Fossil Fuels, Amory B. Lovins
Physicist Amory B. Lovins is cofounder, Chief Scientist, and Chairman Emeritus of Rocky Mountain Institute; advisor to major firms and governments worldwide on advanced energy efficiency; author of 31 books and over 490 papers; and recipient of the Blue Planet, Volvo, Zayed, Onassis, Nissan, Shingo, and Mitchell Prizes, MacArthur and Ashoka Fellowships, 12 honorary doctorates, and the Heinz, Lindbergh, Right Livelihood, National Design, and World Technology Awards. A Harvard and Oxford dropout, honorary AIA, Swedish engineering academician, and former Oxford don, he has taught at ten universities. He is an advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations and a member of the National Petroleum Council. In 2009, Time named him one of the worlds 100 most influential people, and Foreign Policy, one of the 100 top global thinkers.
Robertson Hall, Bowl 16 · 10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.