Events

Past Event

Al Gore, Former Vice President and Chairman of the Generation Investment Management

October 5, 2010
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Rotunda, Low Memorial Library

This World Leaders Forum program features an address, Enacting Sustainable Capitalism, by Al Gore, Former Vice President and Chairman of the Generation Investment Management, followed by a moderated question and answer session with the audience. 

The Honorable Al Gore will discuss how investors, particularly sovereign wealth funds and other long-term investors, can leverage their expanding global influence to build robust social and environmental governance standards through investments that protect the environment, promote stability, and advance intergenerational welfare.

Welcome and Introduction by:
Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University in the City of New York

Moderated by:
Joseph E. Stiglitz, University Professor of Columbia University

Cosponsored by:
Committee on Global Thought and Sovereign Wealth Fund Research Initiative