Assessing U.S. Response to the Energy Opportunity

Knight Conference Center Room 704

For almost a decade, the United States has seen an unprecedented surge in both non-renewable and renewable energy resources turning what was once an economic and national security weakness into a strength. Have we leveraged this opportunity at the federal state and local levels to maximum effect?

  • Mr. Samuel R. Allen, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Deere & Company; and Chairman, Council on Competitiveness
  • The Honorable Rebecca Blank, President, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • The Honorable Walter Copan, Undersecretary, Standards and Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce; and Director, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Mr. Steve Stevanovich, Founder and CEO, SGS Holdings; and Member, Board of Governor’s Argonne National Laboratory

Moderator: Mr. William Bates, Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff, Council on Competitiveness